Tag Archives: #socialmediacafe

Why The Alt Image Tag For Your Blog And Website Images Is So Important

One of the easiest things you can do to help your SEO is something many simply forget….adding a good ‘Alt Image’ description to the images uploaded to your blog or website. The Alt Image Tag or Alt Text is what search … Continue reading

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Want To Pin Directly From Facebook?

Since Facebook does not allow you to directly pin images we’ve had to resort to saving the image and uploading the pin.  While this works, it takes more time and unless you remember to change the source from “pinner’ to … 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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What Time Should I Be Posting?

#socialmediacafe  The infographic breaks it down based on each platform….but nothing is so simple. When you post should be dictated by when your target market is active within the platform. If I am posting something geared to stay at home … Continue reading

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Want Reach – Maybe Change the Time You Post!

For those with Facebook pages….love to know how it works for you. Been posting for clients closer to 7 PM during the week and finding reach doubling and tripling those for morning posts regardless of content type (image, link, text … 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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Facebook Scheduled Posts – Edit Text & Timing

I like the ability on Google + to format the text in my posts but what I love is the ability to edit them. As much as I like to think I’m perfect (I can hear my girlfriend laughing), having … Continue reading

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Facebook’s Malicious Link Warning

#socialmediacafe tip: Do you need another reason to limit using links in your posts? I received this message when using the Android Facebook Pages Manager app and checking links to trusted blogs on pages I manage. While I did not … Continue reading

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