Social Media Questions


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4 Answers
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Offering customers a discount in exchange of social media publicity - Does this make sense?

Yesterday, I added the following special deal in my service web site : Help us promoting the site (blogging/tweetting about it, sharing the link in facebook, google+, delicious,… and committing to...

asked Aug 3 '11 at 01:12
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Jordi Cabot
243 points

2 Votes
1 Answers
1.13K Views
What are some common social media marketing mistakes that beginners make?

For someone just starting to get their feet wet in social media, what are some common mistakes that people make? I'll be focusing primarily on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

asked Feb 14 '14 at 15:38
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User30126
11 points

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2 Answers
1.44K Views
Social media freelancers: how do you manage all your clients?

What tools do you use to manage multiple clients? At the moment, since I am just starting out, I either just store all credentials in an excel file and login to each social account manually... or...

asked Jun 11 '14 at 15:58
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Owen Stowers
2 points

2 Votes
1 Answers
567 Views
How to establish a network when just starting out in a service-based business?

I am venturing to start a consulting firm that does social media marketing and content creation. Starting with nothing except my knowledge about the field, how do I create a network and establish...


2 Votes
1 Answers
980 Views
Does a candidates appearance / behavior on social media effect your hiring decision?

Before hiring someone, most startups try to find out as much as possible about them by hitting Google and checking their publicly available social media profiles (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram,...

asked Jul 8 '14 at 16:55
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Carl Rosas
12 points

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2 Answers
830 Views
Should Facebook and Twitter be the only social networks to promote your brand on?

Since Twitter and Facebook are the most popular social networks, is it even worth targeting other sites in a social media marketing strategy?Has anyone had any consistent success with other social...

asked Sep 16 '14 at 19:14
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Jerry Mason
4 points

1 Votes
1 Answers
1.85K Views
How do I automatically post new Wordpress posts to Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google+?

All the plugins I've tried have not worked, and the sites that I've tried want my passwords. I'm not comfortable with that. No plugin seems to be able to post to Pinterest (high priority). Google+...

asked Nov 7 '14 at 05:45
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Starrychloe S.
83 points

2 Votes
1 Answers
766 Views
How is best to promote your Business' Social Media?

I've recently just revealed the branding for my up-coming start-up (still in development) and the aim to generate an interest before we officially launch the site - a few months down the line....


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0 Answers
836 Views
Is it worth implementing social login on your site? Any statistics that show it increases signups?

Almost every major site has multiple social logins (FB, Twitter, Google) in addition their own normal signup process (email and password).Is it even worth having social login? What about forgoing...


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1 Answers
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Content strategy for an apparel company?

I got my first client the other day for my social media & content marketing consulting business. They are an apparel company.What are some ways you would go about creating a content strategy...

asked Feb 28 '14 at 13:03
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Sarah Jones
45 points

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2 Answers
765 Views
Will social media take over traditional means of marketing?

With the increasing number of social media websites, and businesses all over the world using social media for promoting and branding their products, will this over take the traditional way of...

asked Jul 30 '11 at 20:43
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Dart Consulting
16 points

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446 Views
Rate my startup: Frendsdom

Here's the site: Frendsdom.What do you think about it, any suggestions / feedback / advice and criticism?

asked Jun 2 '14 at 19:53
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Promoting a travel agency on social networks?

This might seem like a newbie question to most. How should one promote a local travel agency on social media? The goal is to get leads and clients coming in to buy travel packages.

asked May 30 '14 at 21:57
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Richard Treat
1 point

1 Votes
1 Answers
598 Views
Social media marketers: What is your biggest pain point?

Disclosure: this is a blatant try to get some ideas and feedback to pursue a business idea.What is your biggest pain point when you do social media marketing for your clients?And if a solution...

asked May 30 '14 at 13:55
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Nell Ross
7 points

1 Votes
1 Answers
572 Views
What's the most important thing you learnt in social media marketing?

I'm just getting started with social media marketing and wondering what were the most important things you learnt?

asked May 28 '14 at 14:14
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Karen Blanton
7 points

1 Votes
1 Answers
714 Views
Social media tool to track competitors and the impact of their posts?

Which social media app would you recommend to track what your competitors post and the impact of their posts?Does such a tool even exist? The closest seems to be FollowerWonk, but it's only to...

asked Apr 19 '14 at 17:43
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David Rice
6 points

1 Votes
1 Answers
518 Views
Who own's a franchise's social media account? The parent company or the franchise owner?

Let's say that I start a McDonald's franchise and create social media accounts for my specific location to engage with my customers.Who would own those social media accounts? I, as a the franchise...

asked Apr 17 '14 at 17:57
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Mildred Miller
7 points

1 Votes
0 Answers
408 Views
Strategies for growing audience on Twitter?

What are some ways to grow your audience on Twitter? Both for yourself and your startup's account?Some examples of strategies can include: Best time to post What to post How to curate content Who...


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0 Answers
493 Views
Google+ for marketing. How are you using it for your brand?

There is no shortage of strategies and tips for marketing on Facebook and Twitter. But Google+, not so much.Is it even worth exploring how to drive more engagement with your brand or more customers...

asked Apr 14 '14 at 18:42
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Jacob Gallo
7 points

2 Votes
1 Answers
594 Views
How does Facebook's new algorithm affect using it as a marketing channel?

Under the new algorithm, only a small percentage of people who like your fan page will be able to see your status updates in their newsfeed.Is this done to force startups to use FB advertising?...

asked Apr 7 '14 at 16:11
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Robert Perry
11 points