When you are starting a business or website, the first thing you might think to do is to buy the domain so you can lock it in before anyone else does. What you might not think about doing though (but should) is to also snag your social media account domains (including a custom URL for your Facebook page). Read on to find out the importance of getting a custom Facebook URL, how to set it up and what to use for your custom URL.
Social Media has taken the Web by storm creating endless amounts of user-generated content and communities for brands, groups and special interests. Networks like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest provide ways for users to share content with each other and have changed the way society, individuals, businesses, organizations, and governments interact.
We’re always staying on top of the trends and new tools and tips that may be useful to you, including how to Link Facebook to Twitter and reviews of apps and services like Hootsuite. We’ve even got some Instagram Tips and Tricks for you so you’ll look like a pro!
Let’s say you create a Fan Page and your business merges with another one. Or let’s say one of your business locations closes and you want to transfer those fans over to your primary business page. You’ve spent years building up your fan base and the last thing you want to do is alienate the people who you worked so hard to earn the trust and loyalty of. A great tip that Facebook doesn’t really publicize that much is how to merge 2 or more Facebook pages with one another. Here you will find written step-by-step instructions and a video tutorial on how to merge Facebook Pages. Since Facebook is constantly changing their policies and procedures we don’t know how long this feature will last but let’s use it while we’ve got it.
There are plenty of social media management tools out there, but none have been as popular or as reputable as Hootsuite. It’s been around the longest and is one of the first tools out there that allows you to manage multiple social media accounts and networks. But has it gotten too big for its britches and is it overcharging customers? Find out in our review.
Snapchat, YouTube, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter… you name it! There are more social media channels than we could have ever imagined. It’s time consuming to create and post content and track the effectiveness of it all. Enter social media management software to help you get the job done. they offer a one stop place to post, analyze and monitor all of your social media efforts, alleviating the pain of having to log in and out of dozens of accounts and websites regularly.
Emeric Ernoult traded his career as an attorney in Washington, DC for the entrepreneurial life by creating AgoraPulse, one of the industry’s leading social media management tools. As the co-founder and CEO of a tech startup, Emeric has built a successful product that competes with some of the biggest players in the market, yet keeps a humble perspective and a lean team. Learn more about his journey, including how the idea for AgoraPulse came about, how he maintains a work/life balance, his advice based on what he’s learned along the way and more in our exclusive interview with Emeric.
Social media is not only useful to increase your brand’s exposure, it’s also an important ranking factor in Google’s search algorithm. Top ranking sites typically have a high number likes, shares, +1’s, tweets, and so on. If you’re on WordPress, having a social media plugin installed that connects you and your readers to your various social networks is a must…
There are dozens of social media management tools to choose from so it might be easy to miss Agorapulse. People rave about their inbox feature which allows you to keep track of all your social media tasks (think conversations, direct messages, etc.) in one place, just like you would with your email inbox. But are these features better than what the competition has to offer, and worth the extra cost?