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How to Turn Negative Comments and Reviews into a Positive for Your Business

How to Turn Negative Comments and Reviews into a Positive for Your Business

No one likes getting negative feedback, and the stakes are even higher when the target is your business. While 94% of consumers say a negative review has convinced them to avoid a business, negative feedback on review sites and social media can actually help your business, provided you handle it the right way. Turn negative feedback into great customer interactions by following these 12 tips.

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11 Tips for Creating Social Videos Your Customers Will Want to Watch

11 Tips for Creating Social Videos Your Customers Will Want to Watch

Two of the biggest and fastest-growing online trends are social media and video. Worldwide, the average user spends 135 minutes per day on social media, and a lot of that time is spent watching videos. According to a forecast by Cisco, by 2021 video will account for 82% of global internet traffic.

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How to Conduct A Social Media Audit

How to Conduct A Social Media Audit

Is your social media marketing strategy working? The fastest way to find out is with a social media audit. A social media audit will give you a comprehensive overview of all your social media marketing efforts, enable you to keep track of key information and performance, and help you identify opportunities for improvement.

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Chatbots 101: How (and When) to Use Bots for Your Business

Chatbots 101: How (and When) to Use Bots for Your Business

Chatbots are a hot topic in marketing, and for good reason. Chatbots have revolutionized how businesses interact with their customers—providing instant support for a fraction of the cost of a human customer service agent and enabling brands to engage more deeply with their target audiences. Here’s everything you need to know about what chatbots can do, and whether they make sense for your business.

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7 New Instagram Features You Can Use to Market Your Business

7 New Instagram Features You Can Use to Market Your Business

When it comes to using social media to market your business, Instagram is more popular than ever. Of Instagram’s 1 billion users, 80% follow at least one brand, and Instagram continues to unveil new features to help business users reach their target audiences. Here are 7 features added within the last year that you can use to engage your customers.

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Get More Comments on Your Facebook Posts (Without Using Engagement-Bait)

Get More Comments on Your Facebook Posts (Without Using Engagement-Bait)

For a business, being on Facebook is a no-brainer: it allows you to promote your brand, communicate directly with your customers, give your company a more personal voice, and stay relevant and top-of-mind with your target audience. But increasingly, reaching your audience on Facebook requires more than just setting up a business page and writing regular posts: you need to persuade your audience to engage with your content.

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8 Ways to Use Online Reviews to Power Your Business

8 Ways to Use Online Reviews to Power Your Business

Online reviews are crucial for any business. According to a 2017 survey by BrightLocal, 93% of consumers read reviews to determine the quality of a business. Reviews raise your profile, generate trust, give you the opportunity to learn more about your customers, make one-on-one connections with them, and increase traffic to your business. Use these 8 methods to make online reviews work in your favor.

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Spring Clean Your Marketing for 2018

Spring Clean Your Marketing for 2018

It may not feel like it right now, but it’s spring, time to clear out the cobwebs in your marketing for a fresh new start! A successful marketing plan has a lot of moving parts, and chances are that no matter how diligently you try to keep up, some of your marketing efforts have collected some dust over the past year. In the spirit of spring cleaning, here are 9 things you can do now to improve your marketing efforts.

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Which Social Media Channels Should Your Business Be Using?

Which Social Media Channels Should Your Business Be Using?

There are more than 3 billion active social media users worldwide, and more and more businesses are recognizing the vast potential social media offers to reach their audiences. According to the State of Social 2018, 96% of marketers use Facebook, 89% use Twitter, 70% use LinkedIn, 70% use Instagram, 33% use Pinterest, and 11% use Snapchat. Having an active social presence should be a priority for your business, but how do you decide which social media platform to focus on?

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