12 Questions To Ask Before You Hit 'Send' on Social Media

12 Questions To Ask Before You Hit 'Send' on Social Media
Before you hit the Publish button or send an update to the queue, what do you do? Quite often, I find myself publishing instinctively and sometimes failing to consider all the necessary questions and guidelines for what makes a wildly successful, viral …
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10 Stupidly Simple "Hacks" To Win At Content Marketing
Kagan argues that even if you have a relatively good open rate of 30%-plus, that still means 70% of your list isn't giving your email the time of day. That could be for many different reasons, but this hack isn't about finding out why, it's about …
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Top Insurers Racing Toward Digital Marketing Failure

Top Insurers Racing Toward Digital Marketing Failure
We will, however, allow you to send direct mail or email to anyone you want and list your website on your U.S. postal mail or distribute your business cards and other marketing collateral listing the website, but no digital marketing is allowed by you …
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Bloggers Need To Learn To Love Email: Top Tactics And Ideas
However, mention the benefits of email marketing to your average blogger, and they'll stare back at you with a blank face, despite the fact that email persists as one of the most popular online activities and allows you to keep in direct contact with …
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Pair charged in Confederate flag removal from South Carolina Statehouse
NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. MANDATORY CREDIT … Bree Newsome, 30, of Charlotte was about halfway up the more than 30-foot steel flagpole just after dawn when officers of the South Carolina Bureau of Protective Services ran to …
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Rain dampens golf season for everyone; Emergency fix needed at Deere Run

Rain dampens golf season for everyone; Emergency fix needed at Deere Run
In an email blast, course personnel sent out the following information: “As a result of our recent heavy storms, most of our bunkers have been damaged at varying severity. Temporary repairs will be completed as soon as the Sterling Park District's …
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France Beheading Attack Suspect Sends A Selfie Of Him And His Boss' Head
The suspect of an attack on a factory in France reportedly sent a selfie photo of him and severed head of his boss Herve Cornara. Yassin Salhi, 35, the suspect, sent the photo to a Canadian mobile phone via WhatsApp messaging service after Friday's …
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Why These Email Marketing Tactics Are Important For The Presidential
In my first post in a four-part series detailing how the presidential hopefuls are using email as their path to the White House, I'll lay out three of the most important factors in determining a successful email marketing strategy: list size, inbox …
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Joe McKenna of Social123 and Steve Damerow Explain Why Outdated Email
Steve Damerow is the CEO of Incentive Solutions, an Atlanta-located company specializing in incentive-based channel marketing strategies for B2B organizations, and hosts a Business Radio X talk radio show, “Business Matters.” Damerow's show is part of …
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Outsourced Marketing Can Double A Brand's Revenue
Additionally, Hawke helped the brand migrate its existing customer and marketing email lists to a new email service provider yielding double-digit increases in open rates, click through rates and revenues. As a result of these efforts, Lulu & Georgia …
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The Definitive Guide To Building An Email List From Scratch

The Definitive Guide To Building An Email List From Scratch
If you haven't yet started building an email list (but know you need to), this article is for you. You may have heard that a strong email list is one of the most valuable assets you can have, but when you're starting from scratch, it's easy to feel …
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Solopreneur: 8 Ways To Stay Motivated When Working For Yourself
You can't create a habit for something you need other people to do, like subscribe to your mailing list or purchase your product or service. But if it's something you can control (i.e. how much you write) and it will remain important week after week …
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Best practices to build bridges between tech teams
Let folks be on your mailing list, or in your IRC/Hipchat room; generally being able to observe and participate and comment about anything, even if it's just. Also: FUN. Did I mention fun? I love fun. We all love fun. Do fun team building things with …
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The Essentials of Email Marketing for Small Business
When you're starting out, it can be difficult to build a loyal base of subscribers that have opted in to receive your emails. By implementing an inbound marketing mindset, you can entice visitors to sign up to your mailing list by offering a free …
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