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Catching Waves On Social Media With Hashtags

Illustration of dog surfing

Used haphazardly, hashtags can offer very little. But, used strategically, hashtags become a powerful asset to your brand. Unless you’re a large brand such as Nike, you’re probably not going to start the next big trend or hashtag online. That’s okay. The social media game isn’t about creating waves; it’s about learning to spot the […]

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Instagram Storytime

As of November 2017, more than 300 million Instagram accounts are active on Instagram Stories every day. Users enjoy stories because they feel authentic and personal. It’s an insight into someone’s everyday life. Story examples include hanging out at a brewery, going to a concert, a dog chasing its tail, the list goes on. On […]

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Plan Ahead. Reduce stress. Increase success

With 2019 on the horizon (wasn’t it just summer time?), the importance of looking ahead has never been greater. The new year brings fresh opportunities to recognize the importance of planning for the future. As strategic conversations about financials take place, marketing and media often gets pushed to the side to make room for the […]

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The Impact of Social Search on Travel

As summer heats up so does travel planning and that goes for multi-generational vacations to business class conferences. Long before the Internet, people planned trips through travel agents, word-of-mouth or articles in the good ole newspaper. These days though, travel is a completely different beast, but one thing still remains the same, word-of-mouth matters – […]

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#GivingTuesday: The power behind a hashtag

Since its inception in 2012, #GivingTuesday has proven to be a marketing success story time and time again. Following just four days after major Black Friday spending goes down, #GivingTuesday harnesses the power of social media and encourages people across the world to give back through charitable donations. This year’s Tuesday is expected to bring […]

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How to Become a Viral Sensation

So you’ve got this awesome new promotional video and are ready to hit “share” and watch it spread like wildfire across every social channel and hit 1 million views within 24 hours! Sounds amazing, right? Unfortunately, it’s not always that simple. Sorry to squash your viral dreams. We’ve heard this request before: “I want this […]

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Hoot Hoot Hooray for Hootsuite

Hootsuite offers a one-stop-shop for managing social content without having to log in to multiple social media channels. wHOOT wHOOT! Connecting to your Hootsuite dashboard allows you to link to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, etc., from ONE location. If you’re working with a limited marketing team or your marketing staff consists of a single individual, […]

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Using Pinterest for Business

When is a picture worth a thousand words? These days, practically always. Pinterest is no longer just a digital scrapbook for personal interests — most businesses today are discovering that it offers solid audience interaction and a pumped up social media presence. Turns out, there is a method to the madness behind all those fun pics. The […]

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