Archives for social media

Holiday Marketing Tips from Social Media Pros

What should you post to encourage plenty of interaction during the holiday season? Asking your customers to fill you in about their favorite holiday foods or annual traditions can be a great way to get a conversation started. Here are some more tips from some social media professionals:

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What’s New on Social Media Sites

What are the latest features from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Google+ and Instagram?

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The Evolution of Social Media Since 2004

Social media has changed the world in the past decade. Check out this infographic to see how far social media has come since 2004:

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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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