Best Practices - Pinterest

7 Ways To Boost Your Business With Pinterest

How much time do you usually spend on Pinterest? It’s hard not to get sucked in, browsing photos of delicious food or fashion outfits or finding the latest inspiration. But savvy brands are also using Pinterest as a portal to transport their audience into their […]

Quick Reference Guide to Using Hashtags on Social Media

Quick Reference Guide to Hashtags and Social Media

April 11, 2014 by Social Media No Comments

Hashtags have become synonymous with social media. But apart from their “buzzword” status, hashtags can be a powerful tool to help drive social media campaigns and gain visibility. Hashtags were first used when Twitter launched in 2006, as a filing and keyword system. They were […]

7 Tips to Engage Your Instagram Audience

7 Tips to Engage Your Audience On Instagram

It’s no secret “the visual web” is taking over the internet and this shift is clearest on social media. The rise of visual-centric channels like Pinterest, Instagram, Snapchat, Vine and the prevalence of visual content on social media giants like Facebook and Twitter have signaled […]

9 ways to optimize your pinterest

Nine Ways to Optimize Your Pinterest

Pinterest has become an immensely popular social media platform since its launch in 2010 and has since become an important platform for brands. Currently, there are more than 70 million active Pinterest users, 500,000 of which are brands. But with so many brands and interests […]

Social Media Roundup February 21, 2014

Social Media Roundup – February 21, 2014

We’re back this week, bringing you the next in our Social Media Roundup series. Here are the latest headlines in social media this week: 1. Facebook has acquired the messaging service WhatsApp in a $19 billion deal. This is their most massive purchase in their 10 […]

Social Media Roundup January 24, 2014

Social Media Roundup – January 24, 2014

Trending Social Media News From Excelerate Media We’re back this week, bringing you the next in our Social Media Roundup series. Here are the latest headlines in social media this week: 1. We already knew this, but the Internet is now officially “a gift from […]

10 Reasons to Outsource Your Social Media in 2014

10 Reasons to Outsource Your Social Media in 2014

Undoubtedly, social media has come to the forefront of marketing in the last few years. In 2014, business leaders and marketing managers are setting aside larger budgets for more aggressive social media strategies and a bigger push towards stronger presences online. Americans spend about 25% […]

Social media round up 1/10/14

Social Media Roundup: 1/10/14

Trending Social Media News From Excelerate Media We’re back this week, bringing you the next in our Social Media Roundup series. Here are the latest headlines in social media this week: 1. Facebook is at it again. The platform has been making serious changes, including […]

Excelerate Media Blog - 5 Tips to Get Started on Social Media

5 Easy Tips to Get Started on Social Media

Get a Jumpstart with These Social Media Marketing Tips Getting started with social media can seem like a daunting feat. Making sure you have the right profile, getting the perfect username and managing all of your new accounts on a daily basis can be downright […]