Interactions on social media should help you achieve a highly effective campaign that builds your brand and customer loyalty. Your social media initiatives performance should include these goals.(Image source: binkd)
It may be obvious by now that hashtags the # symbol is powerful!!
The #hashtag is the pound symbol can be used to generate conversation and brand products and in social media marketing. Using #hashtags on social networks like Twitter, Instagram (IG), Google+, and Pinterest is a powerful way to bring attention and engage others in your conversation.
If you don't know your audience, you should get to know them, very well. Your customer expects for you to know them. Consumers are tech savvy and use multichannels and multidevices to connect with their favorite brands. Based on consumers behaviors you have to know their needs, likes and desires to be able to communicate with them.
"When She Just Writes launched our Back to the Basics series, it was only fitting that we pick the Digital Queen’s brain for the 101 scoop on how to successfully promote a blog (or any other writing initiative) via social media. We polled She Just Writes followers, and these were the top four questions bloggers had."
Read the full article: Top 4 Blog Marketing Questions Answered by Digital Queen, Lukeither Willingham
Let your passion be the steppingstone to entrepreneurship and parlay your specialized skill into an exciting and successful career. I'm living my dream now because of my mentors AND online communities.
When it comes to living your dreams, it is easier now than any other time in history to fulfill them. Role models and mentors are all around you, and with the power of online communities and social media, they are much more accessible.
Think about this statistic, "90% of successful bloggers have a support system in place or participate in a community regularly."
BlogNobbers.com offers a wealth of information for you to dive deep or just scratch the surface on information about blogging, social marketing, networking, and business.
Do you ever feel that your content is not being read? You spent hours creating your masterpiece and you don’t understand why there are no one leaves comments, no tweets, and no shares on Facebook. The solution may not be what you think.
Actually, the solution may be a lot easier than you expect, a little styling tricks makes the article easier to read and hold your readers attention.
You have about 30 seconds to get the attention of your readers and then get them to read your article and then take action. Jakob Nielson’s seminal web usability study from 1997 surmised that, People rarely read Web pages word by word; instead, they scan the page, picking out individual words and sentences.
When you think about how you find content on the Internet. It’s usually when you need to search for information. And if you don’t find exactly what you are looking for, you continue the search and swiftly move to the next Web site or blog.
Here are five easy ways to engage your readers so they stay on your pages longer and interact with your information?
Write scannable content
Remember that people scan web pages for specific information rather than reading them in detail until they can determine if it has the useful information they need.
For easier consumption, a complex topic can be broken into multiple articles. This way the reader will not feel overwhelmed and your article is much more reader-friendly.
You have launched your blog but are in a writing slump and you’re wondering what to write about next?
Following these steps will help you become a better blogger.
1. Use humor, be funny or educate.
2. Write original content.
3.Network with other bloggers.
4. Tell everyone about your blog.
5. Create a visual image of your target audience. Are they married/single, an early-adapter, tech-savvy, do they read blogs or magazines, what income do they make, what neighborhood do they live in, do they have children. PRIZM is helpful with identifying your target market.