Social Media

Social Media Trends to Watch in 2015

There have been some big changes in the social media landscape this year — from new networks to structure changes on the existing ones. What should you watch out for in 2015? Find out:

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How to Make Blogging Easier on Yourself

Are you stuck writing blog posts for your company? Well here’s a few tips to help you come up with something great to post:

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What’s the Real Reason So Many People Use Social Media?

Social media often turns into a competition to see who can get the most attention for the things they have to say. But what if you removed the numbers from a site like Facebook? Come in and find out!

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This Infographic Shows What NOT to Do on Social Media

It’s easy to make some of these mistakes. Here’s how to avoid them.

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Five Ways to Use Social Media and Get Results

Sometimes we all just need to go back to basics. Do you have a social media strategy? Are you following your competitors? How’s your content? Find out inside:

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Go Where the Students Are

Does your store use surveys? What about secret shoppers? Simply learning what social media platform your customers engage with most will allow you to target your marketing efforts more effectively. Find out more:

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How a Midwest Grocer is Doing Social CS Right

Here in the MBS Marketing Department, we love Hy-Vee — there’s one just down the street. We especially love this example of how their brand handles complaints on social media. See how you can use these techniques at your store:

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A Social Network That Pays You?

Tsu is a new social media site that promises to pay its users 90 percent of its ad revenue. But is that a business model that will work?

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What is Yik Yak?

Yik Yak is a new, somewhat controversial, social media app with a growing audience. But what is it for, and how is it affecting schools across the country?

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The Essential Elements of a Successful Social Media Plan

We’ve found 12 crucial steps that we believe will help you create your best social media plan ever. How do these match up with what you’re already doing?

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