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Branding for Freelancers: The Essential Guide to Getting Noticed

Branding for Freelancers: The Essential Guide to Getting Noticed, is part of Hubstaff’s  freelancing month 2017, where we feature insights by experienced freelancers about how they get clients, manage their workload, and more.  The freelance market is a tough one. Some of us succeed, and some of struggle. One of the key differentiators between those groups is

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3 Content Copyright Rules You Need To Know

As a professional writer and social media manager I publish a lot of content on the internet. Great content makes the marketing world go round but did you know there are actually rules to adhere to? I’m not talking now about SEO or optimization rules but about the actual copyright rules. In this article I’m

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5 Psychological Tricks To Boost Your Social Media Marketing

Social media has made it easier than ever before to connect with audiences and market your brand. That’s why everybody is doing it. As the online market grows more competitive, businesses are doing everything they can to get ahead. For social media marketers, there are a few psychological tricks you can use to boost clicks,

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Are Your Social Media Goals Realistic?

Article first published at AgoraPulse– leaders in social media management tools. “I want to get one million fans in six months.” This is what one of my new clients announced with a look of gritty determination. Are your social media goals as unrealistic as this client? In this article, I am going to take a look at the three main objectives

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Top 20 Finance Writers on Social Media

When I’m writing for finance brands it’s essential that I remain connected to the financial markets in order to write effectively. By following the best writers on Twitter I can receive timely, informed views about the complex world of finance immediately after important movements in the market. So here we go… let’s look at the Top 20 Finance

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5 Reasons Your Company Needs a Community Manager

Estimates show that around half of all companies have a community manager. Businesses who have yet to hire one (or even define the role) have probably found that they are lacking execution across several business domains and social media channels. To put it simply, a community manager serves as a company’s digital ambassador. They manage multiple

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Why Social Media Is Important for Content Marketing

My article was originally published at AgoraPulse, leaders in social media management software. You spend hours researching, writing, designing and publishing that awesome piece of content but are you getting the best results for all your hard work? Social media and content marketing go together like tea and digestive biscuits and one without the other

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CEOs on Twitter: Brilliant Idea or Total Fail?

The article below is one I have written and published first at AgoraPulse– The Social Media Management Experts. Social media breaks down the barriers between brands and users. So it’s no surprise that well-placed CEOs on Twitter can add a much needed human element to a corporation. A recent study by BrandFog showed that 82 percent of respondents were

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10 Ways To Get More Bang For Your Content Buck

Great content can be expensive to produce so you want to make sure you are maximising it as much as possible. In my latest article 10 Ways To Get More Bang For Your Content Buck I’m going to show you how. Do More Research Research more than you need to and your content will have the

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What Facebook Image Sizes Should I Care About?

This article written by Charli was published at AgoraPulse– leaders in social media management software. There are 300 million photo uploads to Facebook every single day. If you’re behind one of those uploads to a brand page, then you need to care about Facebook image sizing. Badly sized images are blurry, stretched, and can cut out key messages that you

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