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Mapping Out Your Social Networking Goals

by James Earl Dickens
Mapping Out Your Social Networking Goals When setting out to achieve anything as a marketer, it is always important to have some set goals. These will not only point you in the right direction but will also outline your trajectory allowing you to look at the small steps you need to take to get where you need to be. What’s more, they also allow you to measure your progress and to see what’s working and what isn’t. So how do you go about setting goals as a social media marketer? Let’s break it down… Numbers One of the simplest and […]

How to Write Posts That Will Get Read and Shared

by James Earl Dickens
How to Write Posts That Will Get Read and Shared Social media marketing and content marketing go hand-in-hand. In fact, a lot of your social media efforts will likely boil down to creating blog posts and articles and then sharing those with your audience. However, in order for your content to get read and shared, you need to ensure that you are approaching it in the right way and that you have the right idea about what works on Facebook and Twitter and what doesn’t. And by ‘working’, what we really mean is that you’re creating content that will get […]

How to View Your Social Media Efforts

by James Earl Dickens
How to View Your Social Media Efforts (And How to Succeed on Non-Obvious Social Sites) Take a look at the social media marketing of any number of small businesses and you will likely see the same mistakes repeated over and over again. For a great number of these businesses, their social media ‘strategy’ consists of creating a Facebook site and then just posting short promotional updates as their status: “Find out why we’re the best EPOS system in the West!” “Serve more customers with our fast and efficient till system” “We can’t wait to help you improve your business!” And […]

How to Take Amazing Photos for Instagram as a Digital Marketer

by James Earl Dickens
How to Take Amazing Photos for Instagram as a Digital Marketer Instagram has recently grown to become even larger than Twitter. This clearly indicates what an amazing opportunity the site represents for marketers, particularly those with something very physical to sell. But still you’ll find that a lot of businesses are reluctant to invest much time or money into the site. Why is that? Often it comes down to confusion over what type of content they should be creating and what type of content does well on the site. How to Take Great Photos Apart from anything else, success on […]

The Advantages of Forums

by James Earl Dickens
  Don’t Forget Forums as a Formidable Social Networking Source! For many of us, the term ‘social media’ is practically synonymous with Facebook and Twitter. At the very least, we will tend to associate social media with analogues of these two big sites and generally we think of social networks as modern sites where you can log in and share pictures and status updates. In reality though, the web has been social long before Facebook was a twinkle in Mark Zuckerberg’s eye. When the web first exploded in popularity, people were already having discussions and debates about their favorite hobbies […]

Affiliate Marketing on Social Networks

by James Earl Dickens
Social networks provide an excellent opportunity for affiliate marketers and can provide a large amount of direct sales. In fact, one of the simplest ways to start making money as an affiliate marketer is to pay for targeted Facebook ads and to send people who click on them to a landing page selling an affiliate product. As long as you get the targeting and the CPP correct, you can generate profit immediately and scale it up as much as you need to! But if you want to go further than this, then you need to start using your skills as […]

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by James Earl Dickens