Social and Digital Media News: Facebook Fundraisers, Hashtags, and Success on YouTube

We’ve been looking into some social media trends and updates you might’ve missed or must know of. Here’s our collection of resources to help you better your social media practices to grow your brand online.

How to Create a Fundraiser on Facebook

Five step process to create a fundraiser on Facebook. Catch people’s attention by creating a good profile with a great cover and profile photo that compels people to take some action. Get emotional with your bio but not to make the audience feel guilty. Invite people to share your fundraiser and periodically share reminders to keep the fundraiser active. Learn more about fundraising on Facebook here.

18 Fun Social Media Marketing Ideas to Spice Up Your Social Media Campaigns

18 ideas to get creative with content on social media to increase audience engagement and increase followers. User-generated content, giveaways, “Tag a friend” content, behind the scenes photos and videos, hot-to videos, and many more ideas for fresh content on social media. Learn about planning and creating fresh social media content here.

How to use hashtags on social media

Learn the basics of finding hashtags on native platforms as well as third party tools and how to use them effectively on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google+, etc and how to design an effective hashtag strategy for your brand. Read more about hashtags here.

How to become a thought leader on LinkedIn

A seven step explanation of how to become a thought leader on LinkedIn. Define your personal brand, find your audience, create your personal brand tagline, optimize your profile, connect with your target audience, create compelling content and lastly engage with your audience as much as possible. Learn more about these steps through this link.

The Complete Guide to Building a Successful YouTube Channel

YouTube has a wide range of content. Learn which type can be best suited for your brand and voice. Understand your audience type, what they want to see, how they want to consume the content, animated videos or no animation, what type of color tone to use, how long the videos should be, etc.  Learn more with these tips.

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