The Social Media Strategy Template [+ Download & 5 Examples]

Creating a social media strategy takes time to research and write, but not all digital marketers have enough hours in the week.

Altering existing strategies can be difficult, too. The online landscape — be it platforms or audiences — continuously changes and forces the need to refine new tactics.

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How to Develop a Hands-On Social Media Approach [Keri Jaehnig Interview]

After more than 14 years in international education, Keri Jaehnig took her passions for communication and relationship building to the digital sphere.

The CMO and founder of Idea Girl Media in Ohio, she’s launched social media campaigns ranging from local to international levels. While Business Insider has quoted her, Forbes and Search Engine People feature her work.

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How to Stand Out on Social Media in the Digital Business Age [Mark Fidelman Interview]

As brands and companies turn to social media to engage prospects while differentiating themselves, many marketers pick up Socialized!

Some call Mark Fidelman’s guide the “playbook” for social business.

Read moreHow to Stand Out on Social Media in the Digital Business Age [Mark Fidelman Interview]

5 of the Best Small & Medium Business Twitter Accounts: A Look at Their Tactics & Analytics

Is your company pushing for rapid Twitter growth?

It’s what many small and medium businesses look to do when using social media to help level the competition against big rivals.

Read more5 of the Best Small & Medium Business Twitter Accounts: A Look at Their Tactics & Analytics

How to Build, Run and Grow a Successful Company Blog [Douglas Karr Interview]

Search for “Marketing Technology” and Douglas Karr’s blog will likely be the first Google result.

Writing about online marketing services and strategies since 1999, he used his expertise to write Corporate Blogging for Dummies – a 400-page instructional book – 11 years later. It covers everything from choosing a platform to the legalities of publishing original content.

Read moreHow to Build, Run and Grow a Successful Company Blog [Douglas Karr Interview]

When TV and Social Meet: How 3 Companies Successfully Used Hashtags in Commercials

Hashtags don’t just belong on social media.

It’s not strange to see a commercial use a hashtag to stir conversation on Twitter and Instagram. Whether on TV or websites, brands in different industries are sharing their tagged topics to drive social media engagement.

Read moreWhen TV and Social Meet: How 3 Companies Successfully Used Hashtags in Commercials

10 Mistakes that Keep Your Key Social Metrics from Growing [+ Tips to Fix Them!]

Even teams with experienced digital strategists and dedicated community managers can struggle to keep key social metrics trending upward.

Most marketers dread seeing a line graph that’s stagnant – or worse, declining. Maybe it’s due to repetitive posting. It could be because your social strategy is outdated.

Read more10 Mistakes that Keep Your Key Social Metrics from Growing [+ Tips to Fix Them!]

How to Communicate and Leverage Web and Social Media Analytics [Lee Odden Interview]

It’s a claim almost every digital marketer wishes they could make: Writing the book on how to integrate SEO, social media and content marketing strategies.

After Optimize was published in 2012, Lee Odden can say he was first to the finish.

Read moreHow to Communicate and Leverage Web and Social Media Analytics [Lee Odden Interview]

How to Measure Your Content Marketing Strategy [Michael Brenner Interview]

Between running a marketing firm, giving speeches and delivering workshops, Michael Brenner still finds time to answer questions and give advice about the content marketing craft.

Before founding the Marketing Insider Group in 2015, he was software company SAP’s first head of content marketing and built an award-winning program that continues today.

Read moreHow to Measure Your Content Marketing Strategy [Michael Brenner Interview]

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