Posts Tagged ‘social media’

Are your social media followers really your target?

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There’s a tendency for marketers to celebrate the number of followers they have on their social media channels. But striving for follower growth usually isn’t an effective strategy to grow your business. Sure, you need to grow your followers and subscriptions – but they must be the right kind of people, or you’re wasting your…

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Frustrated by a lack of social media engagement? Focus your efforts

Social Media Strategy

Are you disappointed that your social media posts seem to just disappear into the vast ocean of the internet, leaving nary a ripple? If you’re like most marketers, there’s a very good reason why your updates are being ignored: You’re spread too thin. According to the B2B Content Marketing 2016: Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends –…

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4 Steps to Creating a Big-Picture Customer Touch Plan

Customer Touch Plan

  If you don’t have a customer touch plan, you’re not alone. We’ve run across quite a few small business owners who weren’t even familiar with the phrase—yet, a customer touch plan is one of the most effective marketing tools for small businesses. Let’s start with a no-frills definition… What Is a Customer Touch Plan?…

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4 Specific Steps to Get Noticed on Social Media NOW

Get Noticed On Social Media

Social media may seem overwhelming. You can’t be everywhere at once, so how can you choose the social media channels where your web presence will have the most impact? It’s a question a lot of businesses struggle with, and it’s especially daunting for B2B. Below are four steps to get noticed on social media now:…

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5 Epic Social Media Automation Fails: Bots Just Aren’t People

Social Automation Fail

So you’ve set up your social media automation bot and it’s plugging along automatically updating your favorite social media outlets and even responding to tweets and posts—now you can just sit back and let your social bot do its thing, right? Not quite. While social media automation can be a godsend for any busy marketer,…

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Cultivate Celebrates Social Media Day — and Milwaukee!

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Did you try a new app, join LinkedIn, or come up with a new digital marketing idea on Social Media Day? Equipped with social media–themed treats and giveaways, a decked-out photo-booth van, and a talented Cultivate crew, we hit the streets of Milwaukee’s Third Ward to celebrate Social Media Day 2014! Using the hashtag #SMDayMKE,…

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Help Us Celebrate Social Media Day! #SMDayMKE

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Monday, June 30, is Social Media Day! Initiated by Mashable in 2010, Social Media Day is intended to “recognize the digital revolution happening right before our eyes.” Events are taking place all around the country — but how is our awesome city, Milwaukee, celebrating Social Media Day 2014? Cultivate Communications, has BIG plans to celebrate…

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