Social Media Slice for December 17, 2019: Just Say No to Public Charging Stations and Wi-Fi; Kim Garst’s Top 10 Social Media Trends for 2020; How To Measure Your Brand’s Impact With A Facebook Brand Lift Test

MAIN SLICE 📌 Just Say No to Public Charging Stations and Wi-Fi- You are a busy Social Media Manager. Driving to clients. Flying to conferences. But oh-oh look at your phone or tablet and that evil red light is on. And you forgot your charger? 🤦🏻‍♂️🤦🏽‍♀️ Opting for a public charging station or Wi-Fi isn’tContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 17, 2019: Just Say No to Public Charging Stations and Wi-Fi; Kim Garst’s Top 10 Social Media Trends for 2020; How To Measure Your Brand’s Impact With A Facebook Brand Lift Test”

Social Media Slice for December 16, 2019: Queen Elizabeth Is Recruiting for Digital Guru; 15 Facebook Holiday Contests You Can Create in Minutes; Best Guide to Understanding Pinterest Analytics

MAIN SLICE 📌 Queen Elizabeth Is Recruiting for Digital Guru- The Queen already has seven million Instagram followers, more than five million on Facebook and more than four million on Twitter. Time for Buckingham Palace to hire a Head of Digital Engagement! “The successful candidate will join the office of the queen’s Private Secretary andContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 16, 2019: Queen Elizabeth Is Recruiting for Digital Guru; 15 Facebook Holiday Contests You Can Create in Minutes; Best Guide to Understanding Pinterest Analytics”

Social Media Slice for December 13, 2019: Facebook Launches New Ad Reporting Tools For Advertisers; Organizing Your Social Media Content Calendar; Add Slack to Gmail Sidebar

MAIN SLICE 📌 Facebook Launches New Ad Reporting Tools For Advertisers- Who loves you Social Media Managers? Facebook does. Just in time for the holiday shopping ad blitz, FB issues new tools to better measure campaign performance. “The new features – cross-account reporting and custom metrics, and Conversion Path reporting, will enable advertisers to measureContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 13, 2019: Facebook Launches New Ad Reporting Tools For Advertisers; Organizing Your Social Media Content Calendar; Add Slack to Gmail Sidebar”

Social Media Slice for December 10, 2019: Craigslist Has An App Now, Finally; Letting Facebook Present Best Ad Text with Multiple Text Options; How to Use New Safari Shortcuts in iOS 13

MAIN SLICE 📌 Craigslist Has An App Now, Finally- Depending upon the type of products & services you or your clients produce — or need to move — this news could could be big. “The app does not need to be perfect, and neither is it. But it does the job: all site features areContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 10, 2019: Craigslist Has An App Now, Finally; Letting Facebook Present Best Ad Text with Multiple Text Options; How to Use New Safari Shortcuts in iOS 13”

Social Media Slice for December 9, 2019: Hiding Likes, More Than What You Think; What is YouTube View Velocity and Why You Should Care; Pantone Color Institute Announces Color Of The Year 2020

MAIN SLICE 📌 Hiding Likes, More Than What You Think- So we’ve been told that Facebook & Instagram are hiding likes to reduce bullying and make us feel less self-conscious when posts don’t get much engagement. But insider thinking is hiding likes will increase the number of posts people make! More people. More ads. “MoreContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 9, 2019: Hiding Likes, More Than What You Think; What is YouTube View Velocity and Why You Should Care; Pantone Color Institute Announces Color Of The Year 2020”

Social Media Slice for December 6, 2019: Shutterstock Reveals The New Color Trends For 2020; Facebook Ad Edits That Could Go Wrong; End-of-the-Year Cleanup Checklist for Macs

MAIN SLICE 📌 Shutterstock Reveals The New Color Trends For 2020- What are the hot colors to blend into pictures or use in ads for the coming year? Shutterstock crunched some numbers & colors. “Shutterstock analyzed the image download data of its 1.9 million customers – designers, marketers, creatives, and bloggers who are already workingContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 6, 2019: Shutterstock Reveals The New Color Trends For 2020; Facebook Ad Edits That Could Go Wrong; End-of-the-Year Cleanup Checklist for Macs”

Social Media Slice for December 4, 2019: Facebook Now Lets You Transfer Photos And Videos To Google Photos; Women Increasingly Turn to Franchises for Biz Ownership; How to Use an External Mouse with Your iPad

MAIN SLICE 📌 Facebook Now Lets You Transfer Photos And Videos To Google Photos- ‪New data portability tool from Facebook will let you transfer your photos and videos to Google Photos. Word is, only available in Ireland right now. ‬But keep an open eye for global roll out in 2020! “Facebook has been toying withContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 4, 2019: Facebook Now Lets You Transfer Photos And Videos To Google Photos; Women Increasingly Turn to Franchises for Biz Ownership; How to Use an External Mouse with Your iPad”

Social Media Slice for December 2, 2019: Facebook Using AI to Deliver More Tailored Ad Experiences; 10 Amazing Social Media Marketing Tips for 2020; 7 Questions to Ask to Make Persuasive Sales Videos

MAIN SLICE 📌 Facebook Using AI to Deliver More Tailored Ad Experiences- Guess it depends on how much control you want to give up to Facebook, but it will now make “predictions for who the right people are for a given message.” “It’s no secret that people value content that is ‘personally relevant and meaningful’Continue reading “Social Media Slice for December 2, 2019: Facebook Using AI to Deliver More Tailored Ad Experiences; 10 Amazing Social Media Marketing Tips for 2020; 7 Questions to Ask to Make Persuasive Sales Videos”

Social Media Slice for November 27, 2019: Pinterest Shop Allows Users to Buy from SMBs; Twitter to Remove Inactive Accounts and Free Up Usernames in December; How to Use Facebook Ads to Promote Limited-Time Offers

MAIN SLICE 📌 Pinterest Shop Allows Users to Buy from SMBs- Pinterest is trying to motivate its loyal pinners to do more shopping with a new dashboard that showcases Etsy-style products & profiles of selected small biz. “In contrast to Instagram’s younger demographic, Pinterest users typically skew older. The site says “eight of 10 moms”Continue reading “Social Media Slice for November 27, 2019: Pinterest Shop Allows Users to Buy from SMBs; Twitter to Remove Inactive Accounts and Free Up Usernames in December; How to Use Facebook Ads to Promote Limited-Time Offers”

Social Media Slice for November 26: Cocoon Emerges as Social Media Network for Your Family; What Are Best Types of Video to Use on Social Media; How to Edit Text on iPhone or iPad

MAIN SLICE 📌 Cocoon Emerges as Social Media Network for Your Family- This has nothing to do with ads. It has everything to do with family. Facebook puts your mom and best friend in the same social network as your most distant “acquaintance.” As with a cocoon, you invite up to a dozen different peopleContinue reading “Social Media Slice for November 26: Cocoon Emerges as Social Media Network for Your Family; What Are Best Types of Video to Use on Social Media; How to Edit Text on iPhone or iPad”