Best time to post on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn in 2020

If you’re creating content for social media at any scale, you know that a key challenge is rising above the noise and getting eyes on your posts. As social media algorithms increasingly move away from the reverse chronological timelines of the past and towards relevance-based curation, social media marketers must continually refine their tactics in… Continue Reading Best time to post on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn in 2020

How We Increased Time on Site from 4 min to 9 min with Audio Articles

Many of our blog readers have asked us about the “Listen to This Article” widget at the top of (almost) every post on our site. To answer both your and our content marketing consulting team’s questions about this new functionality, my colleague Anthony Helmstetter interviewed me to find out more about our audio article widget… Continue Reading How We Increased Time on Site from 4 min to 9 min with Audio Articles

This algorithm could improve emergency responses by removing lies spread on Twitter

An algorithm that filters out misinformation spread on Twitter could help emergency services respond to natural disasters and disease outbreaks. The system uses AI to distinguish between legitimate reports and bot-generated messages in real-time to create a stream of only genuine information. It was created by researchers from the University of Adelaide and Aussie analytics… Continue Reading This algorithm could improve emergency responses by removing lies spread on Twitter

How Employees Can Improve Organic Reach and Engagement

Want more organic reach for your social media content? Have you considered working with select employees to expand your reach? In this article, you’ll discover how to identify and work with in-house influencers to improve organic reach and engagement for your social media content. Why Use Internal (In-House) Influencers? Among your brand’s internal stakeholders, you’ll… Continue Reading How Employees Can Improve Organic Reach and Engagement

This ‘social media’ app full of bots constantly complimenting you is intensely bizarre

My first post on Botnet got over 480,000 likes.  A new social media-style app offers users the chance to live in a world where millions of adoring followers hang onto their every word. There’s just one catch: On Botnet it just so happens that you’re the only real person. Oh yeah, and you’d better believe… Continue Reading This ‘social media’ app full of bots constantly complimenting you is intensely bizarre

Facebook’s photo-transfer tool opens to more users in Europe, LatAm and Africa

Facebook is continuing to open access to a data-porting tool it launched in Ireland in December. The tool lets users of its network transfer photos and videos they have stored on its servers directly to another photo storage service, such as Google Photos, via encrypted transfer. A Facebook spokesman confirmed to TechCrunch that access to… Continue Reading Facebook’s photo-transfer tool opens to more users in Europe, LatAm and Africa

TechRepublic Features Brian Solis in Story About Digital Transformation Trends

Photo by Amanda Dalbjörn on Unsplash TechRepublic’s Macy Bayern covered the release of Frost & Sullivan’s latest analysis, “Top End User Priorities in Digital Transformation, Global, 2019.” To add expert perspective to these important trends, Bayern reached out to digital analyst and futurist Brian Solis. The article features highlights from their excellent conversation. The unabridged… Continue Reading TechRepublic Features Brian Solis in Story About Digital Transformation Trends