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How to Control Your Social Media Reach

Harnessing your reach with social media is one of the most effective methods to get your blog post in front of new audiences, to drive even more traffic. We’re sharing tips on how you can increase your reach on the social platforms you’re already using, and strategies to encourage influencers to share your content.

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Social Media CAN Drive Sales: Here’s Why

Some doubt that their social media activity actually results in sales. But some important research says otherwise. In this episode of the popular Here's Why digital marketing video series, Mark Traphagen shows data revealing how much consumers rely on social media to make purchasing decisions, and explains how to take advantage of that.

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Social Media Marketers Need to Grow Up: Here’s Why

In recent months things got tougher for social media marketers. In an effort to crack down on rampant fraud, fake accounts, and fake news, social networks have restricted or eliminated many actions that marketers used to exploit. In this episode of the popular Here's Why digital marketing video series, Stone Temple's Mark Traphagen claims these [...]

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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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Social Networks To Face Huge Fines In Germany For Not Removing ‘Illegal Content’ In 24 Hours

As of January 1, Germany began to enforce its anti-hate speech and illegal content law (“NetzDG”), which was originally passed in mid-2017.  This law targets publishers and social media sites, such as Facebook, Twitter, Reddit and YouTube, that have more than 2 million members or users. The law, translated as the Network Enforcement Act requires "obviously illegal" material to be [...]

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