Will Instagram Overtake Twitter? Excelerate Media Blog

Will Instagram Overtake Twitter?

August 13, 2014 by Social Media No Comments

Examining the Pros and Cons for Businesses Looking around, it’s hard to miss that everyone is on his or her phone. Constantly. Are they texting? Probably. Are they emailing? Possibly. But what we do know is that they they are on social media. Americans between 18-64 spend on […]

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 […]

Social Media Roundup - March 7, 2014

Social Media Roundup – March 7, 2014

March 7, 2014 by News, Social Media No Comments

Happy March! We’re back this week, bringing you the next update of our Social Media Roundup series. Here are the latest headlines in social media this week: 1. Facebook Adds New Feature for Newsfeed  Facebook is updating the look of their newsfeed again; only this time, they’re […]

Social Media Roundup February 28, 2014

Social Media Roundup – February 28, 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. Tags on Brand Pages Viewable on the Timline Still scratching your head since your Facebook reach dropped? This new update […]

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 Roundup 1/16/14 - Excelerate Media Blog

Social Media Roundup 1/16/14

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 testing new features, announcing yesterday that it is testing and will […]

10 Tips for More RTs -Excelerate Media Blog

10 Tips to Get More Retweets on Twitter

Boost Engagement on Twitter With These Simple Steps Twitter has become one of the most prominent social media platforms, and one of the most important to brands. There are more than 360 million Twitter users worldwide and 230 million tweets posted daily. That is a […]

6 Common Social Media Myths (Debunked)!- Excelerate Media Blog

6 Common Social Media Myths (Debunked)!

Don’t Let Misconceptions Affect Your Social Media Marketing Strategy Although social media is now a hot topic and core strategy for marketing professionals, some traditionalists have shied away from developing a full-fledged social media marketing strategy for their company or brand due to some common […]