Social Media

Creative Ways to Connect With Customers on Facebook

The following excerpt, from the article 8 Creative Ways to Connect With Customers on Facebook, was written by Scott Gerber, founder of Young Entrepreneur Council, and published on Mashable.com. Below, we’ve chosen four suggestions that …

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Get Your Customers to Tell You What Content They Want

The following excerpt, from the article 6 ways to get your customers to tell you what content they want, was written by Josh Pigford and published by SmartBlog on Social Media. Check …

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CSULB Bookstore Connects with Students Through Instagram

The staff of Forty-Niner Shops at California State University – Long Beach recently integrated Instagram into their already socially-motivated marketing strategies. Take a look at the unique ways they use the platform to engage with their students:

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Email Is Crushing Twitter, Facebook for Selling Stuff Online

The following excerpt, from the article Email Is Crushing Twitter, Facebook for Selling Stuff Online, was written by Marcus Wohlsen, and published on Wired.com. For more information on why email is …

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Using Pinterest’s Social Cred to Encourage In-Store Purchases

The following excerpt, from the article Using Pinterest’s social cred to get in-store shoppers to make purchases, was written by Eliza Kern and published on GigaOM. View the full article about how this initiative influences Pinterest’s …

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3 Ways to Gain Local Press Coverage

The following excerpt, from the article Getting Press: 8 Tips for Going Hyperlocal, was written and published by Inc.com based on the advice of eight successful founders from the Young Entrepreneur Council, an …

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Facebook Announces Video on Instagram

At a recent event, Kevin Systrom, Instagram co-founder, announced that the social network is making a change to the platform by adding video capability. The platform’s 130 million users will now have the …

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Twitter Analytics Now Available for All Users

The following excerpt, from the article Twitter opens up its analytics platform, lets everyone review the performance of their tweets for free, was written by Nick Summers, journalist and blogger, and published on …

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Facebook Introduces Hashtags

The following article was written by Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writer, for the Associated Press. Read more on the announcement here.  Facebook is introducing hashtags, the number signs used on Twitter, …

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Build an Instagram-Powered Slideshow in Just a Few Steps!

Word-of-mouth is a powerful tool you can use to promote your store. Based on an article by LifeHacker, we’ve created a way you can connect with students and encourage them …

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