Archive for Timeline SmartBlogs

Summer has said its goodbyes and the road to the holidays is just around the bend. As marketers, planning ahead is key, and since most shoppers start their holiday gift gathering just after Halloween, it’s not too early to hang the social media ornaments.

The holidays are the most crowded time on social media. It can be difficult standing out in the marketing frenzy before December, but it is essential that you get it right.[…] Continue Reading »

Brands have a new way to monitor their reach to fans on Facebook through the admin panel with Facebook’s recent introduction of Timeline for Pages. In the admin panel, brands can see what content is interesting to fans and understand the conversations surrounding the content. The newest feature Facebook released for brand pages enables brands to view the percentage of fans that are reached for every piece of content posted on the page.[…] Continue Reading »

The algorithm of a perfect tweet; how brands can take advantage of Facebook’s Timeline; and last year’s biggest social media screw-ups.

It’s all in this week’s top five most-clicked links in SmartBrief on Social Media:

This post is by Jim Belosic, co-founder and president of Pancake Laboratories, the creator of ShortStack, an application built on the Facebook platform that offers affordable, white-label tab design including contests, commenting, sharing and many other easy-to-use features.

Since Facebook converted personal profiles to Timelines, the rumor mill has been fired up with the speculation that Pages will soon follow suit.[…] Continue Reading »

Tips to get the most out of YouTube’s redesign; how Facebook is turning users into Timeline fans; and 3 types of content that’s a slam dunk for your fans.

It’s all in this week’s top five most-clicked links in SmartBrief on Social Media:

Image credit: narvikk, via iStockphoto[…] Continue Reading »