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How and Why are Brands Using Snapchat Geofilters?

If you’re one of Snapchat’s approximately 100 million daily users, by now you’ve likely encountered a geofilter. For those who haven’t, geofilters are pretty simple: they’re a visual representation of where you are when you’re taking Snapchat photos and videos, whether that’s a certain city, building, business, public event or even a private party. A user can find and select a geofilter by swiping across their phone screen after they take a... Read More
Posted by Teresa Daniel at Friday, July 29, 2016

Instagram Algorithm Change: Here's What You Need to Know

If you've been on Instagram in the last week this image looks very familiar to you.  Marketers across the country became alarmed when Instagram revealed it would be switching up its algorithm in coming weeks from its current chronological format to a new relevancy-based design. Since 2014, Instagram has captured hearts and eyes of mobile users everywhere, and has outpaced growth of total social network usage for the past two years. 2015 seemed to be "The Year of the 'Gram", with... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Thursday, March 31, 2016

#SMWNYC: Top 10 Takeaways from Social Media Week

If you’ve been keeping up with our blog or social media accounts, you know that we had the opportunity to travel to the Big Apple to attend Social Media Week 2016 , also known as #SMWNYC.  We sat it on sessions, workshops and panels featuring industry leaders from social platforms, respected agencies, media-savvy brands and national and international publishing companies. We took a lot of notes and pictures and soaked it all in for the benefit of our clients, and now we want to... Read More
Posted by Teresa Daniel at Monday, March 7, 2016

Social Media Week and What We're Expecting

In the world of social media, it seems that each week we're learning about a new app, a new must-have filter, a new way to advertise or a new feature for our favorite network (hello multi-login on Instagram! It's SO great to meet you). If you have accounts across multiple social networks, you know it's a lot to manage on a daily basis. Multiplying that by amazing clients in all realms of the world, from churches to orthodontists to restaurants, and that time spent only multiplies. Lucky for... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Thursday, February 18, 2016

Social Media for Nonprofits: A Quickstart Guide

Yesterday we had lunch with the leaders of Eikon Ministries , a local Memphis organization empowering youth in the Binghampton neighborhood to become a strong generation of leaders in the urban communities of our city. Our conversations about their mission and needs as a nonprofit sparked the idea for this week’s post. We understand that nonprofits are committed to specific goals, and that doesn’t leave much time for creating an active social media presence for your organization. To help,... Read More
Posted by Teresa Daniel at Friday, September 25, 2015

Growth Hacking Your Social Media

TIPS FOR BUILDING YOUR SOCIAL AUDIENCE Whether you want to grow your Instagram or Twitter follower count, market your business using Facebook ads or want to know more about new and emerging platforms, we have a team that can help with all you need to know to make your business social. While we fully believe tapping into your core audience is the absolute best way to spread your marketing message, growing those fan bases can often seem impossible. The following growth... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Social Media's Future: Where Are Your Favorite Networks Headed?

Love them or hate them, social media networks are the new way of communicating with friends and family. From the big players like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram down to the myriad of niche networks that saw a rise in 2014 like YikYak, Snapchat, What'sApp and Ello, users are communicating in new ways every day. Evolving the way your business is heard on these networks as they change is a necessary component in staying relevant and active in the minds of your customers. According to ... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, March 11, 2015

The Ultimate Guide to Optimizing Facebook Business Pages

Chances are as a marketer, the minute you wrap your head around the best practice on a specific social network, there are several other changes looming ahead. The science behind social media management has been in a constant state of fluidity, with new features being tested constantly and updated regularly. To stay on top of these changes (and help keep your brand in front of a captive audience) there are a few things that you must do. These guidelines will optimize your posts on... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Is Your Comment Section Dead?

content marketing: three tips for monitoring your blog’s effectiveness We’ve all been there: Penning your greatest piece of blog work to date. There’s anticipation for it to finally be finished and to share with the masses. Your SEO guy (or girl) gives you the go ahead and with just one click, you’re live. With a few more clicks, it’s been shared across all of your social media sites. So, you wait. And, wait. A few hours go by, and out of a squinted eye, you peek- no comments.... Read More
Posted by Kindra Svendsen at Thursday, July 24, 2014