6 Ways to Demonstrate Social Media Marketing ROI

by Sally Wood on July 24, 2014

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If, like me, you’ve worked in the marketing industry for ten years or more, chance are, you’ve had a question that goes a little something like this: Where is the ROI in PR? Or, is there really any benefit to marketing? Or (my personal favourite in recent years) what can social media really do for [...]

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Social media is a fantastic opportunity for brands to engage with their customers, and many have already begun to take advantage of this. With so many brands on social media, it can be difficult to compete, especially if your budget and resources are low. However, getting consumer’s attention doesn’t need to be expensive – simply [...]

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Social Media is an essential part of the marketing mix these days. By now, everyone should be fully aware of the myriad of benefits of this relatively new communication tool. There’s the fact that it affords businesses real-time communication opportunities within minutes (not hours or days). Businesses can quickly, easily and efficiently engage directly with [...]

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The Most Effective Social Media Campaigns Ever

by Sally Wood on April 23, 2014

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Collecting ‘likes’, watching your ‘followers’ skyrocket, and rubbing your hands together with glee as your ‘views’ continue to climb is all well and good. But are you really leveraging your social media activity? Is your ground-breaking social media campaign having a real impact on your bottom-line? If your answer is no, then it’s time to [...]

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Understanding Facebook statistics in Australia, and Facebook user patterns is vital. With it becoming increasingly difficult to stand out from the crowd on the popular social media platform, an in-depth understanding of Facebook statistics might give you a completive edge. Understanding Facebook statistics is a bit like using a megaphone; it will amplify your voice, [...]

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landing page design

‘Converting clicks’ is a bit of an online marketing buzz word. It gets thrown around all the time, but do you actually know what it means and, most importantly, how to make it happen? Let’s take it from the top; a landing page is a web page. It targets a specific audience, offers them something [...]

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How to Propel Your Online Marketing to New Heights

by Sally Wood on March 20, 2014

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If you are more of a traditional marketing expert, it may be time to brush up on your online marketing knowledge. It’s an area of marketing specialisation that is definitely here to stay. With ever increasing web usage (from 11% of the developed world in 1996 to 77% in 2013), online marketing may one day [...]

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social media and CEOs

I feel your pain. Really, I do. Getting CEOs and senior managers on-board the social media train can be like trying to slam a revolving door: impossible. The reality is that the majority of senior managers, particularly CEOs, are of an older demographic. Social media wasn’t even a blip on the horizon when they were [...]

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Tweeting in 2014

by Tess Brumwell-Gaze on February 7, 2014

Tweeting in 2014

Methods you should adopt this year to get the most out of Twitter From the metaphorical war of Twitter and Facebook, a victorious blue bird has certainly flown to the top. Twitter is tipped to be the pinnacle of social media platforms this year, and as such, businesses will turn to those 140 characters more [...]

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3 Ways To Up Online Sales In 2014

by Lachlan Brahe on January 8, 2014

3 Ways To Up Online Sales In 2014

Australians are set to spend over $28.3 billion dollars online in 2014. That’s just over 10 per cent of Australia’s entire annual retail outlay. But what’s keeping some retailers ahead now will only be enough to keep them in the game in 2014. Last year the focus was on ensuring a simple, intuitive checkout process, [...]

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