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Monday Mix: Social Media News You May Have Missed

Posted by on Aug 24, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Monday Mix: Social Media News You May Have Missed

The month may be winding down but that doesn’t mean the social media news has. Here are the latest updates to start your week with: Facebook Makes Basic Page Available on Posts: Facebook Page Admins can now get a quick view of post performance without having to navigate to Insights. Posts now display the number of people reached and post clicks. More detailed information will still be available by accessing Insights. Instagram Updates Location Feature: Custom locations are no longer supported on Instagram. The upside – adding and...

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Monday Mix: Social Media News You May Have Missed

Posted by on Aug 17, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Monday Mix: Social Media News You May Have Missed

If you’ve been spending your time trying to enjoy the remaining summer days, here are the social media news items you may have missed: Periscope Reaches Member Milestone: Periscope announced having surpassed 10 million as of August 2. The live-streaming company, which launched on March 26 of this year, took a little over four months to reach this milestone. Twitter Officially Removes 140-Character Limit from Direct Messages: Twitter direct messages are no longer subject to a 140-character limit. The change is now available for Twitter on iOS...

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#QOTW: Social Media Takes Time

Posted by on Aug 14, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

#QOTW: Social Media Takes Time

The latest quote of the week is from Brian E. Boyd Sr., author of Social Media for the...

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Use Social Media Request Forms to Save Your Work Sanity

Posted by on Aug 12, 2015 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

Use Social Media Request Forms to Save Your Work Sanity

Have you ever had a colleague ask you about lackluster attendance or sales for an event you never even knew you were supposed to be promoting on social media? Have you ever been called out for not using specially-created logos or images on social media for an upcoming event or campaign? Have you ever forgotten to thank an important sponsor or partner on social media because you weren’t made aware you needed to? If you answered “yes” to any or all of the above, then you’ve no doubt fallen victim to the communications breakdown that often...

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Monday Mix: Social Media News You May Have Missed

Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Monday Mix: Social Media News You May Have Missed

The social media updates just keep on coming. If you couldn’t keep up, here’s a summary of what you need to know: LinkedIn Publishing to Add More Local Languages: LinkedIn’s publishing platform will soon be available to non-English speaking audiences. LinkedIn has just made the platform available for Portuguese-speaking audiences and has plans to make the platform available in German and French in the coming months. Facebook Adds New Communications Features for Pages: Facebook Page managers now have some new tools for direct communication...

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#QOTW: Social Media is Not Just an Activity

Posted by on Aug 7, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

#QOTW: Social Media is Not Just an Activity

    This week’s quote is from thought-leader and speaker, Sean...

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Monday Mix: Social Media News You May Have Missed

Posted by on Aug 3, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Monday Mix: Social Media News You May Have Missed

While many are enjoying time this summer to kick back, the social media companies we’re familiar with are keeping busy. Here is what you need to know about their latest updates: LinkedIn Updates Campaign Management Tool for Advertisers: LinkedIn recently unveiled a newly updated Campaign Manager, a tool intended to help anyone who advertises on their platform. Campaign Manager was completely redesigned to give users better control of Sponsored Updates and/or Text Updates. The changes will allow easier campaign search, better reporting...

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#QOTW: Building Community is a Process

Posted by on Jul 31, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

#QOTW: Building Community is a Process

The latest quote of the week comes from Sharon Lina Pearce’s How to Build Better Learning...

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5 Ways to Get Your Super Fans in the Year-End Giving Spirit

Posted by on Jul 25, 2015 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

5 Ways to Get Your Super Fans in the Year-End Giving Spirit

Before you make the mistake of creating a one-size-fits-all year-end giving plan, consider making a plan that acknowledges the role your super fans can play. Your super fans are the die-hard supporters who not only passionately believe in your shared cause but believe in your organization’s work in serving that cause. Their support is not only strong but can be contagious and capable of supporting your year-end giving goals. Get your super fans in the giving spirit by following these five steps: Identify Your Super Fans: You or some members...

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#QOTW: Identify Community Leaders

Posted by on Jul 24, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

#QOTW: Identify Community Leaders

This week’s quote is from Morgan Evans, former Community Strategist and now Learning and Development Program Manager at...

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