You're Doing it Wrong! 5 Don'ts in Facebook Advertising
BY Jerry Low
Using Facebook for advertising can greatly increase your brand engagement, but be sure to avoid these 5 Facebook don'ts.
What is the difference between a visual designer, a graphic designer & a web designer?
QUESTION | BY Oscar Myre IV | 14 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 07/11/15
I've been called a lot of things in my life. I'm good with that. What I'm struggling with is my job title. At risk of putting a guy in a box, how would you compare these 3 titles?
I just created a WordPress blog page. How do I maximize its exposure?
QUESTION | BY Jim Cucinotta | 12 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 06/30/15
I have been posting my blogs on my website (www.haloheals.com) and through mosaicHUB. I was encouraged to create a WordPress blog site (halohealthintl). What do I need to do to maximize its exposure?
Are Hashtags Intellectual Property?
BY Daliah Saper
Hashtags began on Twitter and have now spread to other major social media websites like Facebook, Google+ and Instagram—and to communication in general.
What is the best way to link all my social media platforms together?
QUESTION | BY Natalie Howard | 8 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 06/12/15
I work in the Distribution industry and would like to link all of the social media platforms so that I can see everything in the same place.
Strike a Chord: Is Banjo Your Next Secret Weapon for Social Media?
BY business.com editorial staff
The Banjo app reports on what is happening right now, anywhere. It mines social media content based on geographic location. An opportunity?
As a new social media "buzz" business, is it smart to use a .media domain?
QUESTION | BY Bryan Thomas | 5 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 05/25/15
I'd like to use a ".com" domain, but these days all the good ones are taken ? especially those pertaining to social media. That said, I've heard that .media domains may not show up on search engines.
Which social media channel do you prefer and why?
QUESTION | BY Christopher Yost | 11 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 05/25/15
Everyone has an opinion on which social media channel or platform is the best i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Youtube - Which is your favorite and why?
How can I get the most visibility for my business on Facebook and Instagram?
QUESTION | BY Mauro Matalone | 13 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 05/25/15
I have recently started my Food business and I would like to attract more of an audience through social media (Facebook, Instagram, Google+). I have a unique concept where I invite people over to my...
Not Just a Game: Legal Considerations for Social Media Contests and Sweepstakes
BY Daliah Saper
Businesses have relied on sweepstakes or contests to attract customers, build traffic, and increase brand awareness for decades.
People Are Talking, Are You Listening? The Importance of Social Media Monitoring
BY Alesia Hsiao
Listen, can you hear it? People are talking about you.
How to Promote Your Personal and Professional Brand Using LinkedIn
BY Kristin Hovde
LinkedIn is the perfect medium for bringing awareness to your brand, be in personal or professional. Maximize it with these tips.
What does a social media strategist do?
QUESTION | BY Liz Wilson | 7 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 05/06/15
I'm curious about the job and if I can incorporate any of their techniques to build my own reputation as a creative design illustrator and web designer. What does their department do specifically and...
Which Social Media Metrics Actually Matter?
BY Brian Hughes
Defining success for social media campaigns can be tricky, but in reality, different metrics can mean different things, so what matters?
What is a better slide presentation tool than Microsoft Powerpoint?
QUESTION | BY Zack Lombardi | 22 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 04/25/15
I want to make a presentation for a client but Powerpoint just doesn't look modern enough. Do you have any programs that you like to use more for client presentations?
What to say when People ask you what you do for a Living
BY David Baer
Have you fallen into the trap of actually answering this question when people ask it? You've probably dug yourself a pretty deep hole. Either that, or you were too vague, and left too much open to...
What tools best assist with lead generation in social media?
QUESTION | BY Jen Ostrosky | 26 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 04/20/15
For one of my ventures, social media is the main tool I am using to promote the company's products/services. We're currently experimenting with Hootsuite, but I'm curious about other good ones that...
Can anyone share the unwritten social media posting guidelines?
QUESTION | BY Kelly Gordon | 15 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 04/13/15
I've read and heard of resources lately that touch upon the bad manners of social media, for example like a brand 'liking' their own post. As my team dives more into social media, what other...
Do I have to link a business Facebook page to a personal Facebook account?
QUESTION | BY Carrie Dunham | 9 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 04/01/15
I initially created a business Facebook page from within my personal Facebook account because I could not figure out how to just create a business page. I am hiring someone to handle my social...
What keeps you from being active on social media?
QUESTION | BY Cynthia Lasher | 17 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 04/01/15
I understand the benefits of being active on social media, but I think that social media posting is time consuming. What keeps you from being active on social media?