Canadians Say YES to Social Media

Original article from eMarketer.com Nearly 60% of internet users visit social networks monthly Canada boasts some of the world’s highest internet penetration and social networking usage rates. Social network users view social media as their online home—a hub for communication, entertainment and information. “Canadians readily adopt social network activities, often at rates higher than users in the US, but...

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9 Social Media Tips

Here are 9 helpful tips to assist you with your social media efforts. 1. Be yourself. Although it is important to be passionate about what you’re talking about or promoting, it’s not what people want to see from you all the time. It’s ok, and actually encouraged, to be a real person who has general conversations with others and expresses their personal thoughts and opinions rather than a user who just spouts out...

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Twitter’s Official Analytics Product Has Arrived

Came across this article today on Mashable. I can't wait until this new tool hits the mainstream as it looks like it could provide some really great information. What do you think? Twitter has started inviting a select group of users to test a new analytics product, Mashable has learned. Such a product has been rumored for some time, and a Twitter executive said earlier this year that Analytics would debut by the end of...

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Connecting with your online community through promotions

It's no secret that giving consumers bonuses and rewards are great ways to gain loyalty and repeat customers. Have you ever considered using social media to give those in online communities special promotions that your other customers cannot get? Are you even using social media to your benefit? Giving members of your online community special promotional codes for discounts and free gifts is the best way to gain...

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