LinkedIn's Major Makeover Is Designed To Make You Want To Actually Use LinkedIn

LinkedIn’s Major Makeover Is Designed To Make You Want To Actually Use LinkedIn

Does it feel like the desktop-browser version of LinkedIn hasn’t changed that much in recent years? That’s because it hasn’t, at least when it comes to its overarching look and feel. The site got its last sweeping redesign back in 2012; everything since then has been incremental and evolutionary. Today, however, the kingpin of business-oriented networking—now officially part of Microsoft …

LinkedIn Launches Re-Vamped Desktop Experience

LinkedIn Launches Re-Vamped Desktop Experience

Back in September, LinkedIn gave us a first glimpse of their coming desktop refresh. which, as per LinkedIn, will deliver “a world class, elegant and sophisticated user experience”. Can it live up to that billing? Well we’re about to find out – today, LinkedIn has announced that the new desktop version is now in the process of being rolled out to …

5 Most Common Reasons why Influencer Marketing Fails

5 Most Common Reasons why Influencer Marketing Fails

Let’s get straight to the point; brands recognize the huge opportunity within Influencer Marketing but not many brands feel that they are being successful at it. Especially with large enterprises the hiatus that is left between blue sky thinking and operational reality is arguably larger than the shock of a Trump news conference. In a time where brands often say “Influencer …

How to Curate Content for Your Social Media Pages to Boost Engagement and Save Time

How to Curate Content for Your Social Media Pages to Boost Engagement and Save Time

Social media marketers today almost unanimously agree on the significance of content curation. Brands and businesses have realized that continuously creating original content is challenging, in terms of both, the creative capacity it demands and the time it requires. Content curation, on the other hand, comes with several advantages, including its ability to help you establish thought leadership within a …

How to Use Social Media Optimization for Higher Visibility

How to Use Social Media Optimization for Higher Visibility

For most marketers, when you hear the word “optimization”, you’re most likely inclined to think of SEO and the technicalities that come with it. However, at its core, the idea behind optimization is really quite simple: It’s making the best of anything. It’s about taking what you already have and then — through experimenting and measuring — figuring out ways …

How to Package Your Content for Social Media Shares

How to Package Your Content for Social Media Shares

Have you ever pasted a link into Facebook or Twitter to find that the associated image has nothing to do with the content of that page, or that the post description reads like an SEO Mad Lib? You think twice about sharing it, don’t you? There’s a way for marketers to control the experience their content produces as it shows up …

4 ways to use LinkedIn to land your dream job

4 ways to use LinkedIn to land your dream job

Whether you’re switching positions or embarking on a PR career, finding a job can be challenging. We have the internet, which makes certain aspects of the mission easier, but it’s still hard to go through the extensive résumé and in terview processes to find that perfect position. Using the right resources can make things a lot easier. LinkedIn was built …

Content marketers – don’t be afraid to work for exposure this year

Content marketers – don’t be afraid to work for exposure this year

I’m a content marketer – and I’m also a concert photographer. If I’m awake and not writing, creating or thinking about content, then the chances are I’m either at a concert with my camera, planning a trip to a concert with my camera or going through the pictures that I took at a concert with my camera. Photography is a …