How to Get Your First 1,000 Followers on Every Major Social Network

This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated with the latest tips and tricks to grow your following on every social media network. It also includes the latest podcast episode from The Science of Social Media!  You’re taking the dive into a new social network, or you’re itching to grow your existing… Continue reading How to Get Your First 1,000 Followers on Every Major Social Network

The Mobile Marketing Studio: 26 Apps to Help You Create Epic Social Media Content on Your Smartphone

What does it take to create incredible social media content? Knowing you have to create new content for multiple social media channels every day can feel a little daunting, especially when you consider the range of disciplines you need to rock at in order to be successful. Nowadays, every marketer has to be part designer,… Continue reading The Mobile Marketing Studio: 26 Apps to Help You Create Epic Social Media Content on Your Smartphone

25 Days, 25 Expert Social Media Growth Strategies [New Email Course for Marketers]

What’s working for you social media these days? One of our goals at Buffer is to always be iterating and experimenting with what we do on social media and in marketing. Whether it’s cutting our posting frequency, curating content, or creating square videos, we’re always up for trying new strategies! Lots of times these experiments fail… Continue reading 25 Days, 25 Expert Social Media Growth Strategies [New Email Course for Marketers]

On Entrepreneurship, Creativity, Social Media and Becoming a Better Marketer – Paul Jarvis [SSM047]

For all of history creativity has, in a sense, been taken advantage of by business. Look at any musician’s record deal. Or any painter who has found someone to represent them and put their work in galleries. Or the author whose book you see atop the NY Times Bestseller list. It’s a perfect symbiotic relationship.… Continue reading On Entrepreneurship, Creativity, Social Media and Becoming a Better Marketer – Paul Jarvis [SSM047]

7 Social Media Analytics and Reporting Tips for Becoming a Data-Savvy Marketer

How do you know what’s working with your social media? And what’s not working? The social networks provide us with a ton of data about our posts but it can be hard to distinguish the signals from the noise. Imagine having a framework to pull out the signals from the noise — a framework that points you… Continue reading 7 Social Media Analytics and Reporting Tips for Becoming a Data-Savvy Marketer

17 Ways to Get More Views, Engagement, and Shares for Your Facebook Videos

This post was originally published in 2015 and has been updated with the latest Facebook video tips and information. Over 8 billion videos or 100 million hours of videos are watched on Facebook every day. These stats were reported early last year so imagine how much larger the numbers are today as Facebook continued to grow… Continue reading 17 Ways to Get More Views, Engagement, and Shares for Your Facebook Videos