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The 10 best new Twitter tools for business

Twitter is great for business. And Twitter is building out it set of business-ready tools to help companies better track fan engagement. For instance, the recently released Twitter Analytics does a great job of providing insights into what impact each tweet is having on the platform. That kind of information is great for starters, but there are so many other …

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The Top 50 Content Marketing Tools

If you want to rock it with a sponsored content campaign you’ve come to the right place. I’ve written sponsored content for big brands like Microsoft, eBay, HTC, Bose and more and these are some of the best content marketing tools and resources I’ve run across recently. Call it what you want: sponsored content, native advertising, branded content or influencer …

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Interactive Tablet Advertisements: Business Development or Advertising Dollars?

Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Jack Becht, Co-Founder and Director of BULLETT Magazine’s Interactive Digital Publication for Tablet. Pitching marketing teams on the benefits of interactive tablet advertisements often leaves me with this nagging feeling that I’ve been talking to the wrong people. Marketing professionals are quick to assess tablet advertisements according to the same analysis they …

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Growth Hacking and the Future

Each week, DailyTekk connects you with leading experts on a given topic as part of our Understanding series. This week we are focusing on explaining growth hacking. Yesterday the experts talked about what it actually takes to hack growth and today you’ll learn about the future of growth hacking. Last week we focused on Gamification. Sean Ellis: The growth hacker as a lone wolf is …

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What You Actually Need in Order to Hack Growth

Each week, DailyTekk connects you with leading experts on a given topic as part of our Understanding series. This week we are focusing on explaining growth hacking. Yesterday the experts explained real examples of growth hacking in action and today you’ll learn what it actually takes to hack growth. Stay tuned; tomorrow we’ll wrap the series by discussing the future of growth hacking. …

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Real Examples of Growth Hacking in Action

Each week, DailyTekk connects you with leading experts on a given topic as part of our Understanding series. This week we are focusing on explaining growth hacking. Yesterday the experts defined growth hacking and today you’ll see real examples of growth hacking in action. Stay tuned; tomorrow we’ll be focusing on what it actually takes to hack growth. Last week we focused on …

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Growth Hacking Defined

At the heart of every successful business is a growing user and revenue base. These days, some of the world’s most influential companies and startups have employed the services of a growth hacker to help facilitate success; Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Quora, for example, have all employed people to hack their growth. The term itself (coined by one of the …

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Instagram Marketing: Standing Out

Don’t miss: Understanding Instagram Marketing Part 3: Getting Followers Welcome to the Understanding series which connects readers with leading experts on any given subject. This week we’re learning about Instagram marketing from Camella Mendez, a content strategist with Internet Exposure, James T. Noble (@jamestnoble), a consultant who makes small businesses bigger, Jason A. Howie (LinkedIn), a web and social media manager, Kim Lachance Shandrow (LinkedIn) a …

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Instagram Marketing: Getting Followers

Don’t miss: Understanding Instagram Marketing Part 2: Ideas Welcome to the Understanding series which connects readers with leading experts on any given subject. This week we’re learning about Instagram marketing from Camella Mendez, a content strategist with Internet Exposure, James T. Noble (@jamestnoble), a consultant who makes small businesses bigger, Jason A. Howie (LinkedIn), a web and social media manager, Kim Lachance Shandrow (LinkedIn) a tech …

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Instagram Marketing: Ideas

Don’t miss: Understanding Instagram Marketing Part 1: Subject Matter Welcome to the Understanding series which connects readers with leading experts on any given subject. This week we’re learning about Instagram marketing from Camella Mendez, a content strategist with Internet Exposure, James T. Noble (@jamestnoble), a consultant who makes small businesses bigger, Jason A. Howie (LinkedIn), a web and social media manager, Kim Lachance Shandrow (LinkedIn) …

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Instagram Marketing: Subject Matter

According to this infographic, a new user signs up for Instagram every second! If that wasn’t enough to blow your mind, consider that every second on Instagram, users perform over 575 likes and comment more than 80 times. While many businesses are using Twitter to market and engage with customers (and why not–there are plenty of great Twitter-specific tools not …

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How to Be Relevant to Your Target Audience Online

I spent the weekend overdosing on TED talks and came away inspired to contribute an idea worth spreading myself. Recently I’ve been focusing on ways to develop a relevant content strategy and one piece of the puzzle is audience awareness–obviously. But knowing your audience and effectively engaging with them are two entirely separate things. So, my big idea was the …

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Infographics Are Everywhere – Here’s How to Make Yours Go Viral

Over the last few years, the Internet has developed an insatiable appetite for visualized data. Good design and interesting topics have fueled the population’s hunger for infographics and you can be sure that marketers are doing their best to capitalize. As a result, the market has become flooded with data visualization (and plenty of bad infographics) so creators must work …

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Empire Avenue: The Social Stock Market

At it’s core, Empire Avenue is a quick and effective way for people to expand, engage and evaluate their social networks. The company views itself like “social media rocket fuel” as depicted in it’s branding and graphics. What’s cool is that it’s powered by a social stock market where share prices are determined by engagement and activity across social networks, …

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Meet Kontest, a Cutting-Edge Enterprise Social Marketing Contest Platform

Kontest is a social marketing platform for community managers running marketing campaigns on facebook, the open web and mobile devices. Developed by two French guys, Sylvain Weber and Jacinthe Busson, Kontest competes in the crowded social marketing space with companies like Wildfire, Strutta and Involver. Kontest is easy to use even for non-techies. Simply select a promotion type (sweepstakes, poll, photo contest, …

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The Top 100 Twitter Tools of 2012 (Categorized)

This post is #9 in DailyTekk’s famous Top 100 series which explores the best startups, gadgets, apps, websites and services in a given category. Total items listed: 115. Time to compile: 8+ hours. Follow @DailyTekk on Twitter to make sure you don’t miss a week! Twitter is my social network of choice (see our recent article: Inside Twitter). Personally, I’m not a big Facebook …

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100+ Professional Social Media Business Tools for Brands and Marketers

This post is #7 in DailyTekk’s famous Top 100 series which explores the best startups, gadgets, apps, websites and services in a given category. Total items listed: 125. Time to compile: 8+ hours. Follow @DailyTekk on Twitter to make sure you don’t miss a week! Social strategists, community managers and content programmers know that social media for business is more than just posting an …

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