Tag: Social Media

How to Create a Wildly Successful Blog in Just 6 Months

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The great thing about blogging is that you can create a big, popular, famous site, become well known, gain influence and quit your day job (if you play your cards right and have the patience and drive)–from scratch. It’s truly ...

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An In-Depth Social Media and Content Marketing Strategy (Explained)

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What if Coca-Cola wanted to copy your marketing ideas? What if you could easily “evangelize” customers using a smartphone? What if you could reach hundreds of thousands, or even millions of targeted individuals every month? What if you were the ...

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3 Tech Newsletters You’ll Actually Want to Read

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While there are so many avenues of learning and staying informed these days, many of which are much newer and currently more popular than email is, there are times where there truly is nothing better than a good ol’ fashioned ...

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Is Facebook’s Future Bright or Dismal?

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Despite the beating Facebook’s stock has taken recently, many people see plenty of opportunity in the company’s future. Mark Cooper, the co-founder and CMO of Offerpop says, “I believe Facebook is in a great position to reshape the digital marketing ...

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Is Google+ Here to Stay?

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Will Google Plus be around one or two years down the road? Is it here to stay, or another failed attempt by Google to get in on social in a meaningful way? These are important questions. Personally, I’m doing some ...

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5 Awesome Ways to Tame Your Social Media Feeds

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If you’re busy on social media platforms you know it can be hard to find the good content, the content that’s actually worth your time, the stuff you really want to see. In order to quit wasting your time, you ...

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10 Powerful Social Media Monitoring Tools

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Where there’s big data there’s big responsibility and if you’re the one tasked with monitoring and understanding a major brand’s impact on the digital continent (social media) then you better have some powerful tools to help you get the job ...

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10 Affordable Social Media Tools for Small Businesses

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Small businesses can’t afford to be ignorant about social media any longer, but can they afford the tools necessary to get the most out of what social media has to offer? The answer is yes. There are plenty of tools ...

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When Brands Automate Twitter and Facebook Responses I’ll Revolt

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Have you seen this article on TechCrunch describing how and why brands will soon try to automate social media responses? I just read it and it makes me a bit furious. Many companies, especially large ones, already go out of ...

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Want More Twitter Followers? Quit Trying to Bribe People

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If you’ve ever looked closely at your Twitter followers you’ve probably seen a few that have nearly identical following/follower numbers. That’s because these account owners have a “follow-back” policy. Sometimes they even put it in their profile description that if ...

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Stashtag: A Social Media Startup Project from DailyTekk’s Founder

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I’m excited to announce a new project I have been working on today called Stashtag (view profile on AngelList). I am not going to say a whole lot about the intricate details just yet, but I can tell ...

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7 Scorching-Hot Social Media Trends Happening Right Now

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While doing some research for a recent article on breakout social startups I was able to identify 7 unique trends happening in social media right now. All I can saw is, “wow,” because the social media landscape is changing so ...

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8 Innovative Social Startups that Could Help Topple Facebook

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Can Facebook ever be toppled? This is a question that began running through my head when I saw that nearly half of the people surveyed in a recent poll believe Facebook will fade away as new platforms come along. It ...

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A Successful Experiment with the AddThis Button (Screenshot)

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You’ve probably noticed the Digg Digg plugin on the left-hand side of each DailyTekk post (even if you had no idea what it was called). It’s what we use to embed social sharing buttons on our site to make it ...

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100 Useful Blogging Tools

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This post is #17 in DailyTekk’s famous Top 100 series which explores the best startups, gadgets, apps, websites and services in a given category. Total items listed: 105. Time to compile: 8+ hours. Follow @DailyTekk on Twitter to make sure ...

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100 Ways to Discover and Enjoy Music

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UPDATE 12/10/13: We’ve released a follow-up to this post with 100 More Ways to Discover and Enjoy Music.

Prepare yourself for another dose of Monday roundup madness! It’s time for another crazily comprehensive, yet carefully curated, look at an ...

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Use Twitter to Get Free Stuff by Complaining

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By the time you’re done reading this post, you’re going to have a whole new outlook on Twitter. It is, as you know, both a great way to let people know what’s happening in your life as well as an ...

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Instagram Insanity: 60+ Ways to Print, View and Share Instagram Photos

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, the iPhone (and soon Android) app that makes it easy to share photos will friends and family, is blowing up. In March of this year, Instagram had over 27 million users and over 100,000 weekly ...

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Video Revolution: 100+ Ways to Watch and Create TV, Film and Web Video

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This post is #10 in DailyTekk’s famous Top 100 series which explores the best startups, gadgets, apps, websites and services in a given category. Total items listed: 151. Time to compile: 8+ hours. Follow @DailyTekk on Twitter to make sure ...

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Empire Avenue: The Social Stock Market

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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 ...

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