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The Marketer’s Guide to Digg

While Digg, formerly one of the top social voting sites on the Internet, lost a lot of its luster since their major update last year to version four, they still receive at least 2.5 million visitors per month in the US…

The Marketer’s Guide to Reddit

Reddit calls itself “The Front Page of the Internet”, and there’s never been a more appropriate slogan.  It’s s a fascinating mix of interesting news, cool links, social commentary and computer nerdiness all rolled into one.  Sounds like the ideal place…

10 Twitter Tools Used by Social Media Experts

With so many Twitter tools out there, it’s hard to know which ones to trust with your Twitter account management. So why not take a look at what the social media and industry experts are using! Here are ten…

4 Ways to Increase Your Traffic With StumbleUpon

StumbleUpon is one of the best traffic generators among the top seven social media sites, referring more than other social bookmarking and voting sites such as Digg and Reddit according to Statcounter. Why? Because when a user likes, or stumbles,…

The Science of Social Timing Part 1: Social Networks

It’s important to know when the highest percentage of your audience is eavesdropping on your social networks—so that when you share content you’ll get maximum exposure. Use the following data to learn when your audience is most likely to tune…

How Online Marketing Drives Offline Success

Social Media is key for businesses small and large when using the Internet to drive success to their brick and mortar businesses. Considering the fact that brick and mortar retail businesses have been hit hard over the past few years, implementing…

The Marketer’s Guide to Twitter

While Twitter may not be as big as Facebook in terms of traffic, it has several advantages over Facebook. Not only is it easier to gain followers on Twitter, but you can engage with people before…

Who Likes What: Social Media By Demographic

Do you ever wonder what social networking sites you should be focusing your marketing efforts on? This handy infographic breaks down the top social networking sites by gender, age, income, and education demographics. We also discuss the affinity score of certain keywords…

The 10 Elements of a Successful Social Media Profile

When it comes to online personal or business branding, the creation of social media profiles is absolutely essential. Whether you are just trying to get more exposure online, connect with your fans or customers, or working to purify your…

7 Sneaky Ways to Use Twitter to Spy on Your Competition

These days, spying on your competition is easier than ever. Twitter is one of the most popular social networks for businesses, and it gives you an advantage that you may never have had before. Because so much Twitter data…

5 Things You Ought To Learn From Social Networks

Most the websites on the web aren’t social networks, but that doesn’t mean you can’t learn from them. Whether you have an ecommerce website or a lead generation website, you can learn a thing or two from social networks. Here…