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Facebook Opens Search Ads To All Advertisers

Facebook is rolling out search ad placement more broadly to all advertisers after almost a year of testing ads in New Feed and Marketplace search results. The adds will be displayed for search terms that have commercial intent. Search ads placement is available on mobile only right now. “Testing shows that advertisers and people are finding [...]

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How to Promote Yourself on Social Media to Increase Sales

The best social media platform to generate sales How to develop engagement and transition to relationships with trust How to attract the right type of followers / audience Using chatbots to transform audience experience How to move your audience from social media to a product or service The type of content that converts Tools to [...]

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The Newest Forrester Wave On Social Listening Platforms Expresses Disappointment In The Category

The coverage by social listening tools is expanding beyond social networks.  There are some differentiators between vendors and social data that isn't extensively utilized across customer companies. These are a few of the main takeaways from the new Forrester Wave quarterly report, “Q3 2018 Global Social Listening Platforms.” (Available as a free download from some of [...]

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The Influence Of Social Triggers On SEO

Social signals have recently become more of a ranking factor as compared to before. The fact that search engines rank a site depending on how useful its content is to the audience, it comes as no surprise that they are being considered as factors. This is because people can only share what they love with [...]

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How Social Tools Can Make your Campaigns Stronger in 2018

As more people around the world continue to create both professional, and personal profiles on social networking sites, it's hard to overlook the importance of social media marketing to your digital presence. In fact, in a Hubspot study, 84% of marketers said that as few as six hours of effort per week was enough to [...]

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Does Cambridge Analytica Have Your Info? Here’s How To Check

With the Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, headed to Washington, D.C. to testify before Congress about Cambridge Analytica exploiting user data, the social media website is making it easy for users to see if their information was shared with the analytics firm. The feature can be found in the company's help center, and by doing a search [...]

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NY Federal Court Decision Threatens Embedding And Linking Across The Web

Judge Katherine Forrest of the federal court in New York, ruled on a motion that found that embedding a tweet containing a copyrighted photo (of Tom Brady) could create liability for copyright infringement. the case is still in process (Goldman vs. Breitbart) and can't be appealed until final. The ruling has potentially far-reaching implications as she [...]

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Publishers Turn To Ads, Search Following Facebook’s News Feed Change

It looks like there will be plenty of media companies that will be quite affected by Facebook's recent News Feed algorithm change, which is expected to throttle the traffic the social network sends to publishers' sites.  The CEO of Topix, one of those media companies, Chris Tolles, should be freaking out right about now.  In December [...]

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Facebook Local Is The Social Network’s Stab At Yelp, Foursquare

Facebook's Events app hasn't become the Google competitor it was primed to become.  Because of this, the social network has decided to relaunch it and redirect its aim at local search platforms, such as Yelp and Foursquare. Last week, Facebook debuted Facebook Local, which is a refurbished version of the Events app that aims to help people [...]

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