April 2018 Lineup: Key Dates for Twitter Marketers

 April is when sports, film, music, and culture collide on Twitter.People will come to Twitter to see who wins the #StanleyCupPlayoffs, check out the musical acts of #Coachella, and see who gets selected in the #NFLDraft2018. And with celebrations for International Easter and Earth Day, there are plenty of opportunities for your brand to show your personality on Twitter with relevant content. 
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Reposting Comes to Instagram, Finally (and Sort of)

Instagram has been rolling out a new feature that would allow users to “quote” public posts within their own Instagram Stories. This would allow any user to effectively “share” an actual post, as one might do within an Instagram Direct (instant) message, but now that user can do it within their own Story.From TechCrunch: Instagram’s next big Stories feature could let you compliment or trash talk other people’s feed posts, or embed a “see post” button to promote your own...         “We’re always testing ways to make it easier to share any moment with friends on Instagram” a spoke...
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Next Step to Social Media Success: Facebook Purge

First Spring Cleaning--Next Step to Social Media Success: Facebook PurgeBy Tracy ThomasThe world of technology has come a long way... I can remember back in the days, signing into a dinosaur of a computer to check my personal email, and hearing that ever so exciting greeting of "you’ve got mail". That AOL greeting marks the beginning of being available online.I remember when internet access required, long beeping dial tones, and waiting patiently (almost forever) to connect--just surf the web. Fast forward to today, a mobile device is glued to everyone's hand, and we are easily con...
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Choosing the Right Business Name – From an Internet Marketing Perspective

What’s in a name?  Frankly, a LOT.  Any marketing and branding agency can go through the important details of naming a new business or one that is renaming from a brand perspective. It’s fascinating how business naming research is performed, tested and consumer analysis is created – in fact I totally respect it. However (and this is important), it is essential that this research is embodied from an Internet Marketing perspective.Here’s how to protect yourself from online blindness when naming your business:#1 – Make sure the domain name is available or easy to acquire ahead of time.  Dom...
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