Storify is closing down – But why? Here is what we know

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It has been announced that Storify is closing down It is now known that the Social Bookmarking and curation site Storify is to close. Yes, Storify is closing down. If you’re not familiar with Storify, then. Storify is an online platform that allows users to quickly curate and bookmark online stories from existing content on various online sites. These sites include, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, and others. Storify was one of the few … Read More

Social Media HR Recruitment Tips for 2018

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Makeda Waterman

Makeda Waterman

Makeda Waterman is an online media journalist with a passion for helping people succeed in life. Outside of writing for The Huffington Post, she is a writing contributor for Glassdoor.com and Elite Daily. She also runs an online marketing writing business.
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Top 2018 Social Media HR Recruitment Tips What is your Social Media HR Recruitment Strategy? The art of social media and recruitment depends on your target audience. Human resources departments will be expected to focus on crafting content that reaches a workforce of a diverse age group. As millennials and Generation Z start to encompass a majority of the workforce, organizations need to be creative in messaging with transparency in … Read More

How to get more Facebook Likes

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With organic reach fading fast on Facebook, with no sign of recovery unless you pay we ask the question “is there anything we can do to get more Facebook Likes?” Well, there are quite a few ways to get more Facebook Likes, so here are 8 smart ways to do so. But the bigger question you should be asking is, “is it worth the time and effort that it takes to … Read More

How to generate traffic with social media

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Social media is arguably the best way to generate traffic to your site especially if you have a big following on your social channels. But what if your a mere mortal with an average following how do you generate traffic that brings you great results? Well in this article I will share with you one sure-fire method that will seriously help you generate traffic with social media. How to generate traffic … Read More

Pinterest Hashtags – Everything you need to know about Hashtags

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So Pinterest Hashtags are alive on Pinterest. However, there have been mixed feelings on Pinterest about their implementation with questions being asked. In this article, I’m going to answer a few of the most common Pinterest Hashtag questions and by the time we are finished your understand everything you need to know about Pinterest Hashtags and how to use them. What are Pinterest hashtags? are they different to regular hashtags? Let’s start … Read More

Pin It For Later Links – How to get Facebook shares to Pinterest

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For some unknown reason, Facebook doesn’t allow images on Facebook to be pinned to Pinterest. In this article, I’m going to show you a very cool Pinterest Tip that will show you how to create a Pin It For Later Link to go alongside your shared Facebook image that will then allow your followers to pin your image. Take a look at the screen capture below I shared my Pinterest Traffic Generation … Read More

Pinterest Mobile App – Mobile or Desktop whats better?

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With Mobile Internet booming and Pinterest emerging as a really big player in social media, we ask the question “how good is the Pinterest mobile app compared to the desktop version of Pinterest?”  It is reported on the Official Pinterest Blog that 85% of all searches are now coming via mobile. Mobile internet is no doubt the future.So is the Pinterest Mobile App up to scratch compared to the web version? Well, the Pinterest … Read More

Facebook’s Alternative News Feed

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Facebook has rolled out it’s currently little known Explore Feed. The first thing that springs to mind if you haven’t already heard about Facebooks Explore Feed is that you will have to be an explorer to actually find Facebook’s alternative news feed. If you don’t know about it then it is well hidden. Facebook recently sent publishers into a worried frenzy when they ran a news feed test moving content … Read More

Facebook Explore Feed Test – What now for Publishers?

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Newsrooms and Marketers went into panic mode this week as Facebook ran a test moving content to the new Facebook Explore Feed costing them between 60-80% of their traffic. Their Facebook engagement fell off the metaphorical cliff. The test was carried out in 6 countries Slovakia, Sri Lanka, Serbia, Bolivia, Guatemala, and Cambodia. North America, most areas of Europe, Australia etc were left unaffected. But this did not stop the … Read More

Pinterest Board Cover Images – Are You Using Cover Images?

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Pinterest has a very cool but little-known board feature that is often ignored that we like to call the Pinterest Board Cover Images Feature. When you pin images to a Pinterest board the images are just added one by one as small thumbnails. With the Board cover image feature, you can upload a new pin or select an existing board pin as your main image that displays as the featured … Read More

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