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3 Ways to Improve Your Online Presence

Breanna Mullis Nov 1, 2019 8:33:52 AM

The algorithms that power search engines and social media sites may be in a constant state of flux, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have some control over the decisions that your consumers make online. By tweaking your digital marketing strategies, you can become a valuable and knowledgable figure in your market, and thus provide yourself with the mantra of being an influencer.

Key Software for Digital Marketing Success

Esther Ferguson Oct 29, 2019 10:04:38 AM

Marketing has changed a lot since the start of the 20th century, getting ever more effective and powerful. The biggest change in the past 30 years has been the move to digital marketing, and the most significant change in the past 20 years documents the creation of software that can greatly enhance the success of digital marketing campaigns and techniques.

Digital Marketing Trends for 2019

Danielle Elliott Dec 14, 2018 2:00:19 PM

This past year has been a whirlwind of exciting ventures in the world of digital marketing. We've seen Instagram become the leader of the pack and discussed how to deal with Facebook's news feed algorithm. Social media has changed, brought new trends, and implemented some unspoken rules each time a new year starts. It's not like these changes are sudden or unexpected. They're usually gradual and pretty predictable. I mean who was all the surprised when Google+ shut down?

Brands Are Saying Adios To Snapchat and Hello To Instagram Stories

Danielle Elliott Nov 29, 2018 2:00:29 PM

Why Brands Are Saying Adios To Snapchat and Hello To Instagram Stories

It's been almost three years since Instagram launched their stories feature. Back then Snapchat had already been the leader when it came to ephemeral (disappearing) content. But back in 2017, Snapchat when their IPO hit the public, their user growth hit a wall. This was when Instagram Stories' user growth reached a rapid increase. Now, in 2018 they're holding steady at over 400 million users! This is double the amount of Snapchat users.

Everything You Need To Know About Instagram Engagement

Danielle Elliott Nov 28, 2018 2:00:34 PM

Everything You Need To Know About Instagram Engagement

Back in 2016, Instagram implemented a new algorithm. Surprisingly, the algorithm actually delivers one of the most consistently relevant content compared to other social media platforms. However, this switch wasn't well-received by its users. In fact, it led to Instagram users only seeing about 90% of their friends' posts. Which is definitely a good thing, because prior to the update they were missing 50%!