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Top Ten Social Media Blogs

Social Media is commonly thought of as entertainment media. The reality, however, is much different. Social media should be thought of as marketing media before anything else. Social media is commercial advertising 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Once that truth is understood, the next step is figuring …

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Top 10 Reasons Authors Need Social Media

Things were different during the golden days of publishing. A book project began with an idea, and the idea evolved into a manuscript. Then, the author sent the work to a literary agent, who, depending on the perceived merits of the manuscript, might or might not pitch the book to …

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Ten Emerging Social Media Marketing Trends

“If you keep on doing what you’ve always done, you’ll keep on getting what you’ve always got.” This frequently quoted phrase definitely applies to your social media strategies for 2014. It does not imply that you’ve been doing anything wrong, but in order to keep your competitive edge, you need …

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10 Tips and facts on How to Use Tumblr

1) Know Your Tumblr Facts Found in 2007, Tumblr is now the largest hosted blog platform on the internet with 300 million monthly users. That’s a staggering 15% of all internet users! The number of Tumblr blogs on the internet are nearly double the number of WordPress.com blogs. Tumblr is …

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10 Brands Maximizing Word of Mouth Marketing

A company’s marketing efforts are pivotal in creating and maintaining a customer base that are loyal to ensure existing custom keep coming back. The ultimate aim for any brand is for these loyalties to be passed on from an existing customer to their network, therefore expanding their customer base without …

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Top 10 Mandatory Tools for Freelance Writers

As an online freelance writer, you get to work without worrying about the daily commute and 9-5 working hours. However, making progress in the career of freelance writing is not easy, especially in the beginning. You can always make your work more enjoyable with the usage of proper tools. This …

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Ten Points to Consider About the New LinkedIn Publishing Platform

The emphasis on professional development differentiates LinkedIn from other social media sites. By virtue of their Influencer Network, the website evolved from an online networking venue into a virtual town hall for professionals in all occupations. LinkedIn’s new Publishing Platform gives all of its members the opportunity to become influencers. Is it worth …

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