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10 Smart Social Media Tactics to Try

March 9th, 2013

Did you know that there is a whole world of social media out there beyond Facebook and Twitter? That really, social media is any sort of website or digital space where people can talk about content. Your blog, YouTube, Pinterest and Instagram are also networking sites that deserve consistent updates so get ready to use them all in the best way possible with these 10 smart social media tactics.


10 Smart Social Media Tactics to Try

  1. Talk less and share more. Start sharing other peoples content.
  2. Just be yourself. I know you’ve probably heard that a million times – but it’s true! Your authentic self is your best self.
  3. Try to help solve problems. If you’re followers ask a question and you can help find a solution – do it.
  4. Become  a part of the conversation. Don’t just talk about engagement, do it.
  5. Get in the habit of retweeting. People love to be retweeted – it lets them know that that they’re being heard.
  6. Understand who and where your content is being read and shared.
  7. Try a social media monitoring tool to know when and where you’re being discussed.
  8. Offer your readers weekly roundups – gather all your favorite content from the web each week and share the links.
  9. Step up your game with lots and lots of photos.
  10. Share quotes to inspire your readers and followers.

What do you think – can you try these 10 smart social media tactics?


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