Social Media Weekend: Facebook Page Examples, When to Publish Blog Posts, Net for Fun Increases Productivity
Some of the interesting post from this week. Promoting Facebook pages to mailing lists is definitely a great way to increase fan base. Knowing when to publish your blog posts might double your traffic in a very short time. Read on for other finds.
When’s the Best Time to Publish Blog Posts? Retweet activity tends to peak around 4pm EST, suggesting that this might be the best time to tweet a blog post for maximum potential retweet reach. When I looked at retweet activity over the days of the week, I saw that they peaked later in the work week, specifically on Friday. This data was based on analysis of nearly 100 million retweets, so in aggregate, Friday at 4pm is indeed the most retweetable time of the week.
22 Inspiring Examples of Facebook Page Designs. This is our own very popular post from this Monday. Get your creative juices flowing with these inspiring examples.
How to Add Email Lists in Facebook for Page Promotion. For a long time marketers have faced a challenge in inviting new users through Facebook. It hasn’t been easy to get email addresses into Facebook and send invitations through Facebook’s messaging system. This process has now changed. Facebook has enabled business page administrators to import email addresses into Facebook to invite people to like their page.
5 Ways To Accidentally Lose Your Customer’s Trust Online. To help you avoid making those mistakes, here are 5 ways that businesses lose consumer trust all the time online. As you read them, think about how YOU can change what you are currently doing online to avoid losing trust inadvertently
A point-by-point demolition of the latest case for blocking employee access to social media. The University of Melbourne has produced research that shows productivity increases 9% among employees who are able to acccess the Net for fun during work. That’s better research than the insipid back-of-the-envelope calculation McPeake (and his ilk) has produced.
5 Tips to Turn Employees into Corporate Brand Ambassadors. A company should strive for employees to not only understand the corporate brand, but also to live it. But converting employees into brand ambassadors doesn’t happen instinctively. It must be encouraged and nurtured. Here are five tips to help with that process.