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Many companies pour huge amount of investment into influencer marketing without really understanding what the ROI is.
Negativity in influencer marketing stems from both your and your influencers’ misunderstanding of the audience, which can severely damage your brand image.
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Many companies have started doing special campaigns to coincide with Christmas and New Year season. What do you do to promote your campaign?
We unveiled the “Suomi mainittu, torilla tavataan!” page to celebrate 100 years of Finnish independence. It is dedicated to Finland and anyone who loves Finland.
When you encounter negative comments/feedbacks to your brand or to your influencers on social media, what do you do?
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Many enterprises have started to understand the importance of following social media conversations.
Expecting your influencers to do all the work of marketing your products is premature. Influencer marketing requires constant engagement and management.
There are different approaches to effectively work with influencers based on the industry you are in, your past experience, and budget.
Inspiration, motivation, goals, strategies, and needs are some of the important things you must go through to find the right influencer.
Sentiment analysis, which studies social media users' emotions through their posts and comments, is part of social media analytics.
If you are using an agency that also provides you with data analytics related to how your marketing campaigns performed, this is a must read.
If you've never done influencer marketing before, you might be at a loss in how you should do it. Hopefully this simple model will give you a starting point.
Unless you attentively listen to what your customers want and how they feel, they might kick you out from their social space with just one simple click.
Influencers are also human but they share some prominent signs which make them successful and well-known compared to people like me, for instance.
We humans are complicated mammals and we are no longer satisfied with just texts and words to express our emotions and opinions.
Are macro- and mega-influencers worth working with, and in what kind of campaigns should they be used instead of micro-influencers? What are the benefits?
Influencer marketing is no longer a tactic used only by big enterprises. Small- and medium-sized companies are also utilizing this trending method, opening new doors.
Social media marketing has a huge potential to increase sales. However, there is a lack of understanding on how to achieve those results through social media.
Using multiple micro-influencers may be a better tactic for most of you than using mega-influencers who may have outrageous pricing. Which should you use?
With the hype of influencer marketing, categories within have also developed rapidly; micro-influencer, macro- influencer and mega- influencer. Let's focus on micro-influencers.
Social media can serve many different purposes. Most consider it to have effect on increasing brand awareness and as a medium to provide customer service.
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Social listening, monitoring, and measuring have become critical to get the bigger picture in marketing. Analytics is gaining a stronger foothold all the time.
We often hear that digitalization distances us from the 'real world'. Social media is bad and unhealthy, preventing us from creating real relationships with real people.
Let's get back to the basics. In order to start utilizing and succeed in "Influencer marketing", you need to first understand what the term "influencer" really means. Who are they?
Convergence of precise analytics, programmatic audience-buying tools, and stickiness of apps have made social media one of major ad platforms.
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Identifying and working with the “right” influencers for your brand is the key to whether your influencer marketing will succeed or not.
Data, data, data. In today's marketing, data is key. Data gives you the needed insight for making smart decisions. That's why marketers needs to be a data scientist.
Criticism and other negative expressions can be very harmful for your brand. No brand is ever safe from negative publicity online.
The customer is the king. In today's digital world, it's more true than ever. Thanks to social media, the customer now has power of the brand.
Social Sentiment refers to the emotion behind a social mention. Just to clarify what a social mention is - a post on social media containing text, pictures, videos - you name it.
If you are analyzing your social media activities without cleaning your data first, you are wasting your time. Clean data is the key to getting your strategy right.
There was a time when a harshly-worded letter was the only way to have your complaint heard by a company. Now, if you want to complain, do it in social networks!
In order to take full advantage of social media influencers to promote your brand, there are a few essential points you need to remember in your strategy.
We all know what emojis are. Those small ideograms and smileys. They can actually cause serious problems for social media analytics.
How can brands spot the hottest trends that are meaningful to them, from all the social data available out there, in order to jump onto them as they happen? And how to use that to your advantage?
By implementing influencer marketing, you might succeed in getting a hype for your brand. But how to succeed in truly getting ROI on influencer marketing?
Influencer marketing has started to explode. It has become a hype. But when do we really need to start paying to influencers in marketing?