Facebook’s Creative Labs team have come up with a solution – a new, standalone Facebook app called ‘Moments’. Yes, that’s right, another Facebook app for your phone, but will this one soar like Messenger or fade like Slingshot?
Being a social media professional means wearing a lot of hats, from writer to analyst. While people outside the industry might not see it, people in social media need to have a wide array of skills to succeed—far more than your casual social media user.
Whether you’re just entering the field or have an established career in social media, here are six skills to practice that will make you more effective at your job.
While Facebook Page reach has been in decline, Facebook Groups are growing steadily. For entrepreneurs and small business owners, groups offer a solid way to support their community-building and marketing efforts, and the total number of people using Facebook Groups is regularly increasing. In October 2014, Facebook reported that 700 million people used Facebook Groups every month, an increase of 200 million from the previous January.
I have heard it a lot of times, but I always asked myself: what does it mean exactly? How can I create high quality content? What are the necessary elements? I thought that the best thing I can do is to ask, so I decided to do interviews with bloggers, content marketers and experts of this field. They have been blogging and working in content marketing or in related fields for years. I had just one question: What makes a blog post high-quality?
Let’s get to the point: you have a blog – business or personal – and you want to get the best ROI possible with each and every article you publish. Writing articles takes time and effort, so you don’t want that to be wasted, right? I assure you that your article will provide better value and make your readers stick around longer if you include these 7 elements of blog content.