Review of: MeetEdgarReviewed by: Kim BarlosoRating:4.5Summary:This is one of the simplest and most powerful ways to handle social media marketing. If not having Instagram and Google+ integration is not a problem for you, this social media automation tool is well worth the price. I have a love-hate relationship with social media. While I understand it can boost my blog’s traffic and increase my social media following, I don’t like spending hours on it each day hoping to “make it happen”. That’s why tools like CoSchedule, Social Pilot, Agorapulse, and Hootsuite all appeal to me. I’ve tried them all at one point… All these social media automation tools help save time and effort and let me focus on doing more important things. I thought I’d seen it all — being a lazy social media marketer — until I discovered MeetEdgar. MeetEdgar, or Edgar as he is sometimes referred to, is a social media tool that can schedule, curate, and … [Read more...] about MeetEdgar Review: Is This The Ultimate Social Media Automation Tool?
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Competent customer service – one aspect that separates the wheat from the chaff, and the truly creative brands from the mediocre. If you’ve ever been asked the question: How important is customer service? The right answer would be: Never important enough. Social media has been one of the fastest growing marketing platforms in recent years, and it gives you a huge audience for you to interact with. How huge? Well, let’s find out… A glance at Statista.com reveals that the top 3 social media platforms total about 3.8 billion users. Yes, almost 4 billion… This is a monumental number of people who form a huge market which has become nigh impossible to ignore. Alright, fine. So what does this actually do for your business and brand reputation? The fact that social media has so much reach can give you an unbeatable advantage when it comes to getting in touch with your customers one-on-one. J.D. Power has written a detailed article about how important … [Read more...] about Learn From These 7 Awesome Customer Service Lessons On Social Media
Part of building a thriving online business is knowing what people are saying about your products or services. Maybe you have avid followers you didn’t know you had, or maybe there’s an unsatisfied customer somewhere yelling about how bad your product is. The problem is that most businesses don’t have the time, resources, or knowledge needed to put a monitoring system in place. Most often, customer service associates are left with the task of damage control without knowing how they can prevent this kind of thing from happening again. Thankfully, there are apps that can help any brand owner manage their business’s online reputation before things escalate. Brand24 is a social media “listening” tool that monitors social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and analyzes the web’s keywords. In addition to social media metrics like mentions and audience reach, Brand24 also gives you insight to positive and negative comments received … [Read more...] about Brand24 Review: Monitor Your Brand On Social Media And Beyond
Today, social media has become one of the best ways to get the message across. The role of social media has changed immensely in the last 5 years which comes to many as a surprise. When social media sites were established, the main aim was for them to be used for individuals to make new friends and connect with families and loved ones all over the world. However; it is not so today. Today, Online businesses have taken over. There are so many businesses that have now made social media sites the best place for them to show what they can offer by promoting their various goods and services to people from all walks of life. Although not all these online social media promotions by some of these businesses end up with the best results, they still work out all the same for so many others. There is no success and there will be no success if you wake up one morning and decide you want to promote your business through social media when you have no plan. Every thing in life needs to be planned … [Read more...] about Using Social Media to Promote Online Business to Success
When was the last time you looked at someone’s social media profile before making a business deal or before a meeting? If you are someone who tries to know more about a person from their social media profile, then you are not alone. Welcome to the 21st century, where our social media profiles can often act as our resumes. Today I’m not going to talk about how to maintain an outstanding social media profile, rather I will talk about a common pain point most of us face. How often do you struggle to find a certain social media profile for a certain email address? As an end user, it matters to me a lot. Be it an email I receive from a stranger, or a comment added on my blog. If I manage to find the social media profiles behind those emails, it will be easier for me to gauge the authenticity of that person. The problem is, there are not many options available that let me discover the social media profiles connected with an email. Well, if you are in the same shoes as me, today I … [Read more...] about How To Find Someone’s Social Media Profile With Their Email Address