So glad you stopped by again for this issue of the Social Media Weekly Update. This week’s roundup covers Instagram, LinkedIn, email marketing, blogging, and more. Enjoy the posts. I hope you can use the strategies explained to grow your business.
21 Ways to Get More Instagram Followers from Wishpond: “Having a strong Instagram presence is a powerful advantage. And one way to get that advantage is by growing your Instagram following. There are currently over 8 million Instagram Business profiles and over a hundred million active Instagram users posting every day. Without the right strategy, it can almost feel like your Instagram post is just another needle in the haystack. But don’t get discouraged. In this article, I’ll be showing you 21 effortless ways to get more Instagram followers.”
LinkedIn Adds New Meeting Planner Tools Within it Messaging Stream by Andrew Hutchinson: “As explained by LinkedIn: Many of you have shared that you often coordinate meetings with the people you chat with in LinkedIn Messenger. We know that scheduling can often be a pain – you have to switch back and forth between apps to check your calendar, copy and paste multiple time slots, and then coordinate with the other person. So we set out to streamline this process. You can now share your availability directly within a conversation you’re having in the LinkedIn app.”
The Non-Writers’ Guide To Writing Better Social Media Copy by Eric Goldschein: “These days, there’s an almost endless array of options for promoting your small business or organization, with one of the most popular being to post about what you’re doing on social media. Suddenly, you’re expected to be a social media marketer in addition to whatever business you’ve started.”
How Gen Z Uses Word of Mouth [11 Statistics] from Convince & Convert: “Constant connectivity to their friends and a multitude of information sources give this demographic group an extraordinary array of options when making choices. Word of mouth is a key driver of buying among all generations. In fact, 50% of all Americans say they would choose word of mouth if they had to pick just one source of purchase information. However, research reports from our team at Convince & Convert Consulting and from the Center for Generational Kinetics find that word of mouth is even more powerful when Gen Z decides what to buy.”
52 Amazing Blog Post Ideas That Your Readers Won’t be Able to Resist [Infographic] by Mark Walker-Ford: “Are you looking for blog post ideas to share with your visitors and followers? Want to add more variety to your blog to avoid boring your readers? The team from Scoop Industries share their blog post ideas in this infographic.”
Frances Caballo is an online marketing consultant and the author of six books on social media. Click here to schedule an appointment with her. Writing a book can serve as the best possible business card you can have and establish your authority and expertise in your field. Once you publish your book, learn to market it by visiting my other website, SocialMediaJustforWriters.com.