CategorySocial Media
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17th of October 2014 Guest Blogger 15

Top Five Things to Learn from the Greggs vs Google Twitter Debacle

This is a guest contribution from Mark Potter. Greggs is the UK’s largest bakery chain, famed for its sausage rolls and steak bakes. They have always enjoyed a strong social media presence, winning a Digital Impact Award in 2013 for a ‘Sandwich Maker’ Facebook app. As a relatively low-budget food ...more
Social Media
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9th of August 2014 Stacey Roberts 13

Facebook Week: Putting it All Together

It has been an action-packed Theme Week here at ProBlogger as we delved into making Facebook work for you. We’ve been hearing for a long time now that bloggers and small business owners are both confused and frustrated with the platform – where they once enjoyed using it to interact ...more
Social Media
Facebook: Boost Your Organic Reach with These Tips
6th of August 2014 Stacey Roberts 29

Facebook: Boost Your Organic Reach with These Tips

It’s a war most of us as bloggers find ourselves in with Facebook fairly often: our desire to have our posts seen by our likers, versus Facebook’s desire to not overwhelm its users with thousands of updates every single time they log on. With so many users on the world’s ...more
General
Facebook Theme Week: Case Studies of Popular Pages (and What They’re Doing to Get Great Engagement)
5th of August 2014 Stacey Roberts 24

Facebook Theme Week: Case Studies of Popular Pages (and What They’re Doing to Get Great Engagement)

There has been much discussion in blogging circles of late about Facebook and the effects their algorithms have on reaching all your “likers” with each of your posts. While Darren mentioned yesterday in his brief overview of organic vs paid reach that both have positives and negatives, the fact remains ...more
Social Media
Facebook Theme Week: Organic or Paid?
4th of August 2014 Darren Rowse 15

Facebook Theme Week: Organic or Paid?

At a recent team meeting at ProBlogger HQ to plan the theme for our next ‘theme week’ here on the ProBlogger blog I nervously suggested that we should create a week long series of posts on the topic of Facebook. As the word came out of my mouth I found ...more
Social Media
Theme Week: Your Guide to All Things Facebook
3rd of August 2014 Stacey Roberts 11

Theme Week: Your Guide to All Things Facebook

Facebook – whether you love it or hate it, there’s no denying that huge numbers of your readers are on it. And although it can be confusing, frustrating, and increasingly a “pay for results” platform; with a bit of knowledge up your sleeve, you can really make it work for ...more
Blog Promotion
How Social Media Can Affect Your Search Engine Rankings
23rd of July 2014 Guest Blogger 38

How Social Media Can Affect Your Search Engine Rankings

This is a guest contribution from digital media project manager Sandeep Sharma. Now more than ever, marketing experts are improving their marketing strategy with fewer resources, and they are shifting marketing budgets from traditional to digital tactics like search engine optimization and social media. Companies, too often, omit their social media ...more
Search Engine Optimization
2 Simple Ways to Customise Your Facebook Updates
8th of July 2014 Darren Rowse 32

2 Simple Ways to Customise Your Facebook Updates

Today I want to share a Facebook tip that I’m sure many ProBlogger readers will already know, but which I am sure some have not heard about. Every single time I share it, I get “wow, I never knew that!” comments. It’s all to do with how Facebook lets you customise ...more
Social Media
How to Socialize Your Posts for Maximum Effect
2nd of June 2014 Darren Rowse 27

How to Socialize Your Posts for Maximum Effect

Today as part of our exploration of things to do after you’ve hit publish on blog posts, I want us to take a look at the topic of ‘socializing’ our content. Most bloggers have at least some kind of strategy in place when it comes to sharing our blog posts ...more
Blog Promotion