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March 18, 2014

How to use Pinterest Rich Pins with Blogger?

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How to use Pinterest Rich Pins?
Are you using Pinterest effectively to drive more engagement to your blog? Pinterest is a great but underestimated marketing tool that individuals and businesses can use to drive more people to their site, or let them know more about what they do. Pins can help people discover the content that they like. As it stands, you can't be using Pinterest effectively unless you know what rich pins are, and how to use them. They provide a better way to show pinners information on your site.

March 12, 2014

How To Convert to a Pinterest Business Account?

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Pinterest for business
If you are a business owner or a Blogger, you might be interested in joining Pinterest as a Business. A lot of people who joined Pinterest ages ago have personal accounts on Pinterest, and not business ones. Business accounts give you access to advanced features such as Pinterest Web Analytics. If you don't have a business account, that doesn't mean you have to forego your followers, and start over again. You can convert your existing Pinterest profiles to become business accounts.

March 4, 2014

Creative Tips To Use Twitter For Growing Your Business

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Creative ways to use Twitter for Business
If you think Facebook is the most important network for increasing your audience and growing your business, then think again. You can drive better engagement through Twitter, because at Twitter, people are listening, instead of just blabbing around like at Facebook. Twitter interactions always turn out to be more fruitful, and Twitter followers usually prove to be more engaging. There are various ways you can use it to your advantage. Here are some creative ways you can use Twitter for growing your business.

February 25, 2014

Why (And How Much) Should You Spend On Facebook Advertising?

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Why (And How Much) Should You Spend On Facebook Advertising?
Facebook ads are one of the best ways to instantly grow awareness about anything you're doing. They are a much less complicated, and probably cheaper solution than traditional pay-per-click schemes. And any type of business can benefit from them, from business-to-consumer businesses to local theaters, and even public speakers, musicians etc. But why exactly should these businesses or individuals invest in Facebook ads? What should be the size of this investment, and what can be expected in return?

January 16, 2014

14 Magical ways to increase "People Talking About This" count on your Facebook Fan Page

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People Talking About This
Have you ever given much thought to the "People Talking About This" metric for Facebook pages? Not a lot of people know what it is exactly, and I don't blame them. This metric looks shaky and inaccurate at best - changing all the time. But there's a lot more to it than meets the eye. It sounds like it calculates the mentions of a topic across the social network, but in reality, the metric only counts direct interactions with a page. Knowing about this metric, and knowing what type of activity increases it, can improve your Facebook marketing efforts by reaching out to your extended circles.

August 27, 2013

Get More Traffic With The New StumbleUpon Paid Discovery Feature

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StumbleUpon Paid Discovery
While the world of social networks is generally believed to be involving Facebook and Twitter only, there’s this whole other dimension, StumbleUpon that is equally beneficial from a business point of view. StumbleUpon is an online channel for discovering information from all over the internet, about your subjects of interest (set manually). With a user base of over 25 Million stumblers who are constantly looking for something new and exciting, it stands as a good platform for the advertisers. With the introduction of the Paid Discovery feature, its popularity and worth exponentially increased in the eyes of the content marketers because of the many advantages it has over other procedures.

November 12, 2012

Designing a Successful Facebook Offer for your Brand

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Previously, we have talked about a new feature released by Facebook recently called Facebook Offers. This feature lets you promote your brand by offering people rewards for visiting your website or your brand's physical location. Simple creating an offer, however, is just a start. To make it work, you have to utilize the maximum potential of your audience by designing a successful offer, and keeping the basic Facebook marketing tips in mind. And since you're spending money on creating offers, you have to be extra careful, as a slight mistake might result in a loss for your business. Here, we'll discuss some tips for designing a successful Facebook Offer.

November 7, 2012

How To Add Barcode and Redemption Code For Facebook Offers?

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Yesterday, we talked about a latest marketing and advertising feature introduced by Facebook called Facebook Offers. Facebook Offers let you promote your brand or products by giving out rewards to people who visit your website or your brand's physical location (office, store etc). These rewards can be anything, from an ebook to a small gift hamper to an entry into a lucky draw for a larger prize. It is the next step in Facebook marketing, and you can be one of the first ones to make use of this feature. We have already talked about what Facebook Offers. Today, we'll talk about the different types of offers, and how to add Redeem codes or Barcodes for people to be able to redeem your offers.

November 6, 2012

Facebook Offers: How to Create an Offer for your Fan Page?

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Facebook Offers
Facebook has just recently launched a new feature for brand pages: Page offers. Page offers are basically rewards for your audience or customers who can claim them by visiting your store or online website, and also share with their friends. Not only does this engage your current customers or audience on a new level, it also extends the reach of your service or brand. Offers require a budget to run, but could worth be the investment your brand has been in need of. So let's take a look at how you can create offers, and what you can do with them.

October 21, 2012

Top 5 Free Online Meme Generators

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Y U No Make Meme?
It's a fun weekend, this, and we have been sharing some useful and fun tools while at it! So here's our chance to go a little bit further! We know you all use Facebook, and must have seen those rage comics and fun memes circulating around faster than wildfire. Funny, comic images on Facebook, in simple words. The word 'meme' comes from a Greek word meaning to copy something. A meme is usually viral, and spreads around from person to person, much like a virus. On social media, these fun memes are much like viral videos, only, much more viral, because they're easier to watch, and people like them.

So you've got an idea for a funny comic or meme? Here' we will share the top 5 sites where you can create your very own memes and trolls for free, share them on social media and see them go viral all over the world!


October 4, 2012

5 Internet Marketing Mistakes Small Businesses Should Avoid

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Internet Marketing mistakes

When a new business opens up, it always has to start small. And usually, there's not much margin for error, because being the rookie or the under-dog means handling challenges better than what's expected. For any business, start-up or otherwise, the online presence part is very important, and usually involves a lot of work, from setting up social profiles to producing great content and then promotions, aka Internet Marketing. Such start-ups usually don't know much about the process, and hence end up making mistakes that should not be made. Some of these mistakes could hurt the initial phases of the business. Here are the 5 most inconvenient mistakes that should be avoided.

August 31, 2012

Stay updated with the new Android RSS Feeder Widget

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This App has been specially developed for "MBT Readers" by Lubna Essa, an Android developer . We are featuring it here and sharing the download link. If you wish to order similar Android apps, you may contact her anytime at lubna.essa@live.com

RSS Feeder android appStaying updated with the latest happenings is by far the most important thing for every individual in this digital age. Whether you are a programmer or a blogger or a housewife or a businessman or a technician or anything, you read the newspaper, you check the internet just for the sake of staying updated so that you may not stay behind. But wait for a moment here and think "Don’t you want an application that actually lets you stay updated just through home screen of your Android phone?"
If you are a person who uses the PC just to get some daily updates, then let there be something that can save you the hassle of turning on and off your pc all the time to get updates. Just tap on your phone screen and get all you want because it is designed absolutely for you!


July 27, 2012

Facebook Printable Posters Now Available For Download

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Printable Facebook Posters
Facebook is a very powerful social media, not just for networking, but also for marketing. For the success of any business, its presence on social media, especially on Facebook is a must. |This is because according to an estimate, around 75% of the customers (for any product or service) use online streams such as social media to learn more about that particular product before going for it. And since Facebook is the largest social media with more than 900 million users, you can see how much a company would be missing out on if it didn't have a Facebook page. Facebook isn't just for online businesses either. Much like Google Places, local businesses can also utilize Facebook for promotion and to bring in customers. And for such local businesses, there's a good news! Facebook Printable Posters are now available for them to download and use for their business' promotion!

July 26, 2012

Facebook Introduces New Marketing Features For Brand Pages

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new facebook marketing features
Facebook Pages are a great way to promote a brand, and pull traffic to a website. They offer many marketing features, such as targeting a specific audience, learning about insights and analytics, promoting your content, and more. Well now, Facebook has announced in a blog post, that it has introduced some new features to further assist marketers to better promote their content and draw more traffic. These new features include scheduling posts, unpublished page posts, and updated page admin permissions for third-party apps. These new features come as Facebook continues its stream of changes after a survey, that rated Facebook disappointingly low in terms of customer satisfaction.

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