How to Make Sure Fans See Your Facebook Page Posts

How to Make Sure Fans See Your Facebook Page Posts

Because of Facebook’s Edgerank algorithm, only around 6.5% of people who’ve liked your page will see your post in their newsfeed. While marketers love to complain about this (including me), if you think about it, it makes sense – if you saw every post for every friend and page you’ve liked, your newsfeed would flash by at 100 miles an hour, and you wouldn’t be able to keep up. Here are two key strategies you can use to ensure that your hard-earned fans see each of your … [Read more...]

10 Tweet Templates – Write the Perfect Tweet Every Time

Tweet Templates

Not sure what to tweet? It can be hard to know what content will get more retweets, favorites, and replies. To help you easily craft your tweets, here are some Twitter tweet templates -- just make the following changes to each one: Fill in the "blanks" where the [BRACKETS] are Edit the #hashtag with the actual hashtag you'd like to use (e.g. #marketingtip). Hashtags make it easy for people to find your tweets when they're tracking that hashtag, so you can find more relevant … [Read more...]

Introducing The New Ebook: 20 Day Twitter Fix [Win a free copy!]

20 Day Twitter Fix Announcement

I'm thrilled to announce the publication of my new ebook, The 20 Day Twitter Fix! This is the only guide you need to learn how to get more high-quality followers, increase engagement, and drive traffic to your website from Twitter. To celebrate the launch, I'm giving 10% off to everyone -- just use the code SUPER10 at checkout. Why I wrote 20 Day Twitter Fix Many of the guides out there are just about getting more followers by buying fake followers, or using bulk follow/unfollow tactics. … [Read more...]

How to Create and Optimize Your Twitter Profile

Add Twitter Photo

This is an excerpt from the first chapter of the ebook 20 Day Twitter Fix, the ultimate guide to getting more followers, retweets, and mentions on Twitter. Are you first getting started with Twitter? Or have you created a profile, and unsure what to do next, decided Facebook and Pinterest would just have to be good enough? Here's a step-by-step guide to creating and optimizing your Twitter profile so you can get started tweeting and getting followers right away. Step 1: Choose a Twitter … [Read more...]

The Best Ways to Organize People You’re Following Into Twitter Lists

Best Ways to Organize People Into Twitter Lists

If you follow everyone you want to keep tabs on, your primary Twitter stream is going to be hard to manage. Individual tweets you might have found interesting will quickly drop away as new tweets come in, and you'll spend all your time scrolling through your feed. Instead, use Twitter lists to organize people you want to get updates from. These can be the people you're already following, or those you don't want to follow, but still want to track. Here are five ideas for how to organize people … [Read more...]

6 Reasons Why You Should Consider Video Blogging (Vlogging)

The Top 6 Reasons to Video Blog

After years of avoiding YouTube as an internet marketer, I've finally decided to experiment with video blogging. The pros of vlogging outweigh the cons of being nervous about it. I blog -- as in regular blogging -- all the time, and I usually post educational, list-based posts, like 9 Ways to Get More Likes on Your Facebook Page or 11 Things You Didn't Know You Were Doing Wrong on Twitter. To stick with that theme, I created my first vlog on the top reasons you should consider video … [Read more...]

How to Update Your Twitter Header Photo [Tutorial + Free Template]

Diana Urban new Twitter profile

Twitter has rolled out the new Twitter profile to most users, and it's quite a change from the previous design -- in fact, it's fair to say it closely resembles a Facebook profile page now. I liked the old design -- in fact I had just redesigned my Twitter background a few weeks prior to the redesign announcement. Here was my previous design: And here's my shiny new design. One of the most valuable new features is the ability to tab between Tweets and Tweets and replies. Now you can … [Read more...]

How to Create Perfect Posts on Social Media Platforms

Perfect Post Social Platform

Internet marketers have a lot of best practices to keep up with. Content that works well on one social media channel might not work well on another. One image sized perfectly for one social platform might not be the right size for another. And the best times of day to post to all of the social platforms might vary. Fortunately, My Clever Agency has created a beautiful infographic showing the best practices across various social platforms with great information. I found their section on … [Read more...]

How to Write a Twitter Bio that Gets You More Followers

Write a Twitter Bio that Gets More Followers

On Twitter, you have 160 characters to say something -- anything -- about yourself in the bio section. It's like a mini-resume where you get to show off who you are, what you do for a living, and what you tweet about regularly. However, many Twitter users neglect this feature, which is unfortunate since it's the second thing (after your profile picture) people look at when deciding whether or not to follow you. Here are a few tips for crafting the perfect Twitter bio to make sure you get as … [Read more...]

How to Get More Readers to Share Your Blog Posts on Twitter

Click to Tweet

Want to get more of your blog readers to share your blog posts on Twitter? The good news is that it's easier than you think, and doesn't require a code-bloated plugin. In fact, there's a way to get your blog readers to tweet out exactly what you want them to -- not just the title of your blog post and a URL. You can add hashtags, your Twitter handle -- anything you want. The answer isn't the floating social share bar you see on the the sidebars of just about every blog out there (which is … [Read more...]