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This Week’s Content Marketing & Social Marketing Buffet

Happy Sunday! Our equivalent of Sunday Brunch is here. Enjoy the Florida Sunshine and feast on these 5 marketing stories for #SundayFunday from The Social Campfire:

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Today’s Best Brands Aren’t Marketing – They’re Creating Movements

Today’s marketing is all about connecting emotionally with your customers. To find a role that works for your brand, start by asking yourself the questions in this Forbes article.

Keyword Research: A Key Element for SEO & Content Marketing in 2016

Many business owners see SEO and content marketing as separate, but Search Engine Land’s columnist Trond Lyngbø argues that solid keyword research can and should be used to inform content marketing strategy.

How Real Time Does “Real Time Social Media” Have to Be? 

The “be everywhere” epidemic begs the question for marketers and small business alike: How real time does real-time social media have to be? Is it possible, feasible, or realistic to be a 24/7 brand or business?

The Best Social Listening and Influencer Identification Tools of 2016

Looking for the most bang for your buck in Social Media? PCMag breaks down the best social listening and influencer identification tools to check out this year.

Social Media Ads for B2B – Where Should You Start?

B2B decision makers and influencers are still people who have and use social media. It may not be as easy to find them or to grab their attention when they’re not in “work” mode, but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible. B2B social media marketing is a nut that the companies in this article have been cracking for a while now, and they’re here to help you get started.

Have a Great Sunday Afternoon & Evening! Questions? Give us a Call at 321-574-3854 or email us at social@thesocialcampfire.com – we’ll be back online at 9 AM Eastern tomorrow morning!

 

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A year after its launch, it’s now clear that pretty much no one needs an Apple Watch — Quartz

I didn’t preorder the Apple Watch, or stand in line the day it came out. But I read every article about it, and when someone suggested that it would complement my “personal cloud,” I eventually felt compelled to buy one. I wear it every day, possibly out of determination to get something out of the…

via A year after its launch, it’s now clear that pretty much no one needs an Apple Watch — Quartz

What’s Really Behind a Great Social Media Post?

There’s a stark difference between a run of the mill Facebook post or Tweet – and one that really stands out.

Ever wonder how some of your favorite big brands create such compelling social media posts?

They’ve teamed up with a sharp, creative writer. 

Indeed, a finely crafted social media post requires creativity and a command over the English language. It also requires a working knowledge of inbound marketing strategy.

While some, we assume, are good people (that was a JOKE – we’re very amateur comedians at The Social Campfire), we’re not exactly sure that these post writers have all of the requirements listed  above.  

While protecting the innocent, here are a few examples of social media posts that have gone totally wrong: 

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Continue reading “What’s Really Behind a Great Social Media Post?”

New Social Media Classes Available at TSC!

Fresh for Spring! The Social Campfire, LLC is now offering a variety of web-based, 1-on-1 social media sessions for anyone across the United States!

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Sign up now for the following classes – customized for you:

Are you interested in using Hootsuite for your organization, individual use, brand, or business, but don’t know how to get started? Join Social Campfire, LLC Founder and President Jess Dawkins in a one-on-one, 60-minute session where she walks through Hootsuite with you, on your computer screen, live.

Sprout Social is a comprehensive dashboard for Social Media Management, complete with gorgeous and informative analytics and an easy-to-use customer service and team style system.

Want to learn how to use Sprout Social for your brand or business? Jess will guide you through the basics in this 60 minute session!

Get Social Media Savvy in this 4 Week Class!

Learn how to effectively operate social media for your company, brand, or business in this 4 week, 1-hour set of custom, one-on-one classes. Our founder Jess will guide you through all of the essential strategies and tactics to help you infuse real strategy and results into your social media program.

Learn which platforms may be good for you, how to set up profiles, what to watch out for, how to use scheduling and analytics systems, the skinny on hashtags, and more!

Sign up for the slot of your choice for your four week, weekly program.

You can’t beat one-on-one education! Sign up today and receive a free social media setup checklist at the end of your classes with Jess!

You’ve heard your brand needs a social media strategy – but where and how do you even begin? Founder and President of The Social Campfire Jess Dawkins will guide you through 30 minutes of social media basics so you can learn why social media is important to your company – and what social media could do for your specific business.


 

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