We have dozens of ways to measure a successful blog post or social media update, and I’d imagine you’re familiar with all of them. You can track blog traffic by digging into analytics. You can view engagement data on every update you send. The measurable aspects of an ideal blog post and social update are
How Buffer's Increased Analytics Can Help Improve Your Social Efforts
Buffer added more analytics and tracking options to their Buffer for Business plan, which is going to be a great way to manage your social efforts in 2014.
Buffers, insurance, taxes top farmers' concerns
NORTH MANKATO — Lon Baldus heard other farmers talk about their concerns over the state's buffer law, high taxes to pay for schools and the rising cost of health insurance
Buffer Analyzed 15,000 Instagram Stories from 200 of the World’s Top Brands (New Stories Research)
An incredible 400 million people around the world use Instagram Stories on a daily basis (with that number rapidly growing by the minute). Besides being an interesting and fun way to connect with fri…
What we learned from UW’s road sweep of Oregon, Oregon State
Washington extended its nine-game winning streak, improved to 7-0 in the Pac-12 and earned its second road sweep of the season with victories over Oregon and Oregon State. Here’s what we learned about the Huskies.
7 Lessons We've Learned From Running 31,307 Social Media Contests
Holding a contest is one of the most effective ways to grow your audience fast on social media channels like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Here are seven tips on running an effective contest promotion.
Lessons Learned From A First-Time Appreneur
There are over 2 million iOS apps 1 and almost as many Android apps 2 in the growing app economy. However, for every Flappy Bird app that gets lucky and goes viral 3 , there are thousands of apps that take time and hard work to launch and persistence to maintain, grow and avoid the app graveyard 4 . While we typically hear about overnight success stories, this article explores the more typical experience of an appreneur 5 , or app entrepreneur I…
What Shea Moisture Learned (So Far!) From Its Social Media Disaster
Sundial Brands co-founder and CEO Richelieu Dennis talks about the controversial ad, the social fall-out, lessons the brand has learned so far from the experience, and more.
Seven Lessons Learned on Social Business
If your organization is planning to successfully transition to social business, there's much for you to learn from these key lessons I have observed over the years. Many businesses are imple
What we learned from our first Instagram ad campaign
When Instagram first announced it was going to open its doors to all advertisers, my mobile marketing agency was extremely enthusiastic about the new mobile marketing platform that’s become available and went straight to work. Here’s what we learned from our first campaign on the social network.
What We Learned from Top Execs about their Big Data and AI Initiatives
A new industry survey captures the state of corporate Big Data and AI investment.
Give, Give, Give, Ask: Lessons Learned On Social Media And Entrepreneurship From Gary Vaynerchuk
Back in 2009, I was trying to figure out how everything online worked, and how I could get out of my day job and into creative entrepreneurship. One of my mentors, through his books and videos, was Gary Vaynerchuk, whose first book, 'Crush It', I enthusiastically endorsed in this post. I really didn’t know what I was doing back then, and Gary helped me find the way to grow my presence online, which eventually led to leaving my job in 2011 to become…
Introducing new Buffer for iPad and iPhone: The Easiest Way to Share
Get the inside scoop on the brand new Buffer for iPad, plus the exciting new functionality that's coming to iPad and iPhone.
Introducing Buffer for Google+: The Easiest Way to Post to Your Google+ Business Page
An unbelievable 3,613 people voted on a particular item in our feedback forum for which feature we should build next. It has been holding the #1 spot as most requested feature from our users for almost 2 years. We couldn’t be any more excited to finally unveil it to everyone. Buffer is now available for …
Top 10 Social Media Tips From Buffer
We sorted through hundreds of social media slides so you don't have to.
Can You Make a Great Six-Second Ad? Here’s What We Learned From the Best
Well, what if you only needed six seconds of video to make your impression The current run of 6-second ads on platforms like YouTube and Twitter has opened up new options for marketers who are looking to get their message heard via video without going overboard on video resources . We’ve taken YouTube’s best practices and looked at the list of the best six-second ads to find all the secret ingredients behind short and snappy video marketing. We think these tips will help…
10 Content Marketing Lessons We Learned From Buffer's AMA
We've sifted out the top 10 nuggets of information from some of the best B2B marketers in the biz.
10 Social Media Secrets from the Social Scientist
Value is the currency on the Web, and the more value you create, the more people will flock to you. It has been said give till it hurts and you will receive it back in spades. Here are ten ways to create maximum value with social media
5 Social Media Lessons You Learned in Kindergarten
Wondering what social media lessons one would have learned from Kindergarten? Social media is ever changing. As businesses are advised to keep up with the latest trends in social media, or run the ri…
9 Best Social Media and Content Marketing Tips From Buffer
We've experimented with lots of different content marketing methods at Buffer, so I wanted to share with you 9 of the best ways we've found to increase engagement and improve your content