If social media is where brands can promote themselves, then ads are probably their best weapon. The recent acquisitions and announcement from Facebook tend to show that the social networking giant is a firm believer in online advertising. And the recent (awesome) campaign to promote Liam Neeson’s new film on LinkedIn shows that every platform can still get its share of the business.
But getting “big” on social media is not an easy task. Blogging helps, but it is not as easy as one may think. It takes time, efforts, good content, and… a strategy to promote your blog! And on top of that, if you want to be “big” on social, you will have to be very careful not to end up in one of our “top social media blunders” list.
So are you ready for this week’s Top 5 news on We are Social Media?
|Facebook Is Building The Daddy Of All Ad Networks -The “ad war” between the major social media platforms and Google is in full swing! Things are getting more and more competitive every day, and Facebook‘s bid for full domination of the market is coming to fruition.|
|Liam Neeson Will Find You And Endorse You On LinkedIn – This ad is part of the promotion for the new film and it takes advantage of LinkedIn in a way never seen before. Who would have thought that LinkedIn is a place for a movie ad, no less for an entire social campaign for a movie.|
|5 Biggest Social Media Blunders and How to Fix Them – On Social media, our mistakes are public knowledge and subject to greater public scrutiny. Here are the five biggest social media blunders, how to fix them, and how to avoid making them in the future.|
|Get Your Own Social Media Photo Booth With InstaFrame – Have you ever been to a conference where they had one of this great Instagram photo booth prop frame? Well, we have some good news: we found a great place to get your own “social media” prop frame: Welcome to InstaFrameUK.|
|9 Killer Tactics To Promote Your Blog – Having a blog is probably one of the toughest social media activity you will ever undertake for your business.And crafting great content is not all what it takes for your blog to be a successful venture, you will also need visitors.|
And Just For Fun: Fun Pop Mashup of the Week #4
Have a great Sunday and week ahead!