๐Ÿ“Œ Wikipedia Co-Founder Launches WT:Social, A New Social Network-
No love for Facebook these days. Last week we told you about new social network Friended. Now comes WT:Social which focuses on news, subscriptions, and promises user privacy is protected. But, no ads!

“On WT, users will be able to make their own choices as to what content they are served. They can also directly edit misleading headlines and flag posts that are problematic.” – George Carey-Simos, writing for WERSM

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SLICE is a M-F news digest targeted to assist Social Media Managers, Virtual Assistants, and Small Business Owners make sense of all the day to day social media news. Bypass the fluff. Focus on the good stuff.


๐Ÿ“Œ 10 Tips to Successfully Manage a Remote Team-
As a busy social media manager you quite possibly have delegated or farmed out tasks to remote contractors and even created a team of dependable freelancers. But do you wonder if there are ways to improve communication, efficiency and productivity among them?

“Rather than requiring a detailed accounting of how much time they spend each day, establish regular check-ins to ensure key tasks are getting done on time. When you hire people who are GREAT at what they do โ€“ and who you trust โ€“ it shouldnโ€™t matter where they work or how long it takes them to get their work doneโ€ฆas long as the end result is done well and done on time!” – Kim Garst

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๐Ÿ“Œ 26 Technical Considerations for Migrating to a New Website-
If you have ever packed & moved from one home to another you know there are a lot of little details to attend to. Much the same if you want to move websites for a small business.

“Before you start the migration process you need to perform the analysis of your existing websiteโ€™s traffic. One of the most important things is to identify the most valuable pages on your site because you want to make sure you donโ€™t lose any traffic.” – RazorSocial

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Our #Monday Motivation cover image is from a tweet by CFA Program @CFAProgram

What is one of YOUR biggest social media pain points? The blogging process? You KNOW you need blogs for improved SEO on Google, but researching, writing, revising to include keywords, and then editing are very time-consuming tasks. Make better use of your time. Tap into my over 40 years of experience as a reporter, editor, and free-lance community writer to generate your creative content. – Anthony Scialis, Managing Editor, SoMe Slice