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FREELANCERS, LINKEDIN IS TESTING A FEATURE FOR US- Big news. Thank you Jane Manchun Wong for detecting a new option being tested. Looks like LinkedIn users will be able to fill out a โ€˜Servicesโ€™ section on their profiles to showcase their free lance services! ๐Ÿ‘ More


UNDERSTANDING THE MARKETING FUNNEL- As social media managers most of you know of/use funnels to convert prospects into customers. But do you really understand each element that creates the funnel? Noted influencer Maria Johnsen says: “A typical marketing funnel should move through awareness, interest, consideration, intent, evaluation, and purchase.” She breaks each one down to show how you can reduce ad spend with a properly designed marketing funnel strategy. ๐Ÿ‘ More


HOW NEW EU COPYRIGHT DIRECTIVE AFFECTS MARKETERS- Will it or won’t it affect you? Kind of complicated. For the most part, basic social media boutique agencies are in a “too small to be concerned with” type category. Big tech companies, Hollywood, etc. are more in the major mix. But there are areas, so just as an FYI … ๐Ÿ‘ More


TWITTER USER BACKGROUND- The most prolific 10% of Twitter members create 80% of tweets. Pew Research Center survey reports that: “Twitter users are younger, more likely to identify as Democrats, more highly educated and have higher incomes than U.S. adults overall.”

Want to know if your client’s target market can be found on Twitter? This article will be a big help. ๐Ÿ‘ More


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