Just because you’re not an e-commerce brand doesn’t mean Pinterest can’t work for you. Check out these four ways to use Pinterest to grow your business.The post 4 Ways Pinterest is Useful for Non-E-Commerce Brands by @LEWatrous appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
In this guide, learn the best practice for creating effective white papers and also delve into the role they play within successful content marketing.The post Your Guide to Creating Effective White Papers by @LWilson1980 appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Previously, I wrote about the fundamentals of Reddit marketing. In this post, I give you ten real-world examples of companies succeeding on Reddit.The post 10 Times Reddit Engagement by Companies Succeeded by @DavidDiGiovanni appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
DES MOINES, Iowa — For Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley, Saturday night was all about making their case to the Iowa activists who could make or break their presidential campaigns. For the rest of the country, it was a political spectacle of epic proportions. The Iowa Democratic Party’s annual “Jefferson-Jackson Dinner” is seen as a kickoff for of the state’s Feb. 1 caucuses. And with just 100 days to go until the first contest in the presidential nominating process, it could well be a race-shaping event. See also: Hillary Clinton roars into Iowa with help from Katy Perry Just how critical the candidates view this dinner was evident by the organization they put on display. Each candidate arrived with a slew of supporters in tow, many marching to the dinner from nearby rallies. The dinner, which drew more than 6,000 activists, gave supporters of each campaign the opportunity to literally size up their competition in the same room Read more…More about Hillary Clinton, Us World, Politics, Us, and Bernie Sanders
We can say that visuals and images definitely aid memory. So let’s look at what makes an image memorable and how you can use that to your advantage.The post Abraham Lincoln’s Favorite Infographic and the 5 Qualities of the Most Memorable Images by @retroette appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Think Siri is the safest way to use your phone in the car? AAA urges you to reconsider. The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety released a study Thursday that states hands-free technology can distract drivers, even when their eyes are looking forward and their hands are on the wheel. A variety of in-car infotainment systems, in addition to voice-activated systems on mobile phones, were tested as part of the study. See also: Tesla is mapping the Earth, ’cause your GPS won’t cut it for self-driving cars Many modern cars are equipped with advanced infotainment systems that control navigation, audio and other vehicle functions. Automakers install hands-free systems that allow drivers to operate infotainment systems with voice commands. iOS, Android and Windows Phone devices offer similar functionality, often used while driving. Read more…More about Tech
Overall, the growth of Rich Answers shown in search results increased almost 9% from December 2014 to July 2015.The post Study Finds Google Rich Answer Results Have Increased Dramatically by @wonderwall7 appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
You can track all of your social media traffic, and you can track it for free: all you need are Google Analytics and a little bit of UTM codes.The post The Complete Guide to UTM Codes: How to Track Every Link and All the Traffic From Social Media by @Jeffrey_the_Red appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
In this episode of Marketing Nerds, SEJ’s Kelsey Jones and Danielle Antosz talk about long form content and how it can benefit your business.The post New #MarketingNerds Podcast: Why Ebooks, White Papers and Other Long Form Content can Benefit Your Business by @AkiLiboon appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
From journalism to digital marketing to the finance or business fields, nearly every industry’s hiring managers are clamoring for talent who know the golden rule: Content is king. Having a comprehensive view on digital media, then, and being able to produce and disseminate such content — whether SEO-optimized blog posts, internationally aimed articles, or photo essays — is a huge advantage for job seekers across the board. And while impressive internships or undergrad degrees are certainly necessities for scoring a dream job, an advanced degree from a reputable university such as the American University School of Communication can give your resume the oomph it needs to stand out among the competition. And there’s data to back it up: Just six months after receiving a master’s degree from the AU School of Communication, 92% of graduates are either working or completing another advanced degree. Read more…More about Digital Media, Careers, Business, Brandspeak, and Jobs