Tag Archives: interaction

The Places and Pages Predicament

The Case for Businesses With Multiple Locations To Have Separate Place Pages On Facebook & Google Plus In a recent discussion on whether Google+ allowed a brand page to be linked to individual location pages (for each of its physical locations) the … Continue reading

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Facebook To End ‘Like Gating’: What Does It Mean For Page Owners?

Facebook announced that as of November 5th the API that allowed the creation of Fan Gates to require a page like before seeing content or entering a contest will no longer exist…leaving no way for app developers to create such … Continue reading

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Still Think You Need To ‘Pay To Play’ on #Facebook?

While this is not typical of every week for our clients, it’s not unusual either.  All of the results came from genuine, in real time activity on Facebook.  No scheduling, no paid ads or boosted posts,  Just us being social, … Continue reading

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Are You Properly Timing Your Facebook Post?

Even if you’re sure you are….you might want to head to your page and the insights tab.  Did you know that your optimal post time changes based on the day of the week?  Facebook clearly shows when your fans are … Continue reading

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What if Facebook’s Suppressing Organic Reach Isn’t Just A Revenue Generating Tactic?

What if Facebook is actually looking at how businesses are posting and seeing something they don’t like? I have been noticing for some time that plenty of business page DO show in my feed on a regular basis and none … Continue reading

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Is Facebook Still A Viable Marketing Option

Without question – YES.  All of the discussions regarding the need to ‘pay to play’ and the lack or organic reach many articles keep popping up that Facebook is dead and you’d better be looking elsewhere (notably Google +). While … Continue reading

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“Social Media Experts”

OK, I cannot hold back any longer…one of my BIGGEST #PETPEEVES is when I see people calling themselves “Social Media Experts” and it is VERY clear that they are NOT! Here is what Social Fuzz says about one of the reasons why … Continue reading

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My Thoughts On Some Social Media Predictions for 2012

A recent article posted in the Social Media Examiner that looked to a number of experts to find the top 30 social media predictions for 2012 caught my attention.  While much of what was posted seemed more of a blueprint … Continue reading

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Succeeding with Social Media: Part 5

Be Patient. Many business owners I speak to ask why, after months of posting and promoting their social media pages, they still don’t have many fans / followers or simply don’t have many likes or comments.  It’s easy to hear … Continue reading

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Succeeding with Social Media: Part 2

Acknowledgment Social media is about building relationships.  Think of it as the virtual equivalent to traditional networking. In person you would never think of ignoring someone when they ask you a question.  So why would you do it ignore them … Continue reading

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