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10 Tips for Up-to-Date Social Sharing - Social Media Strategy

  1. 1. 10 Tips For Up-To-Date Social Sharing
  2. 2. Sharing is all about connectivity, andthere are a variety of tools and tricksthat you can use to stay connected – and sharing with your community.
  3. 3. Here are today’s top 10 tips for sharing in the current social climate.
  4. 4. #1: Use ShareThis Buttons
  5. 5. Though understated, ShareThis create social sharing buttons that tell your community how many other peoplehave shared your content. This in turnmotivates more sharing, and leads to more connectivity overall.
  6. 6. #2: Twitter Follow Button
  7. 7. The Twitter follow button opens up directly on the reader’s page, anddoesn’t divert to Twitter. Sign ups aredone faster and easier, which means more follows for you and your website.
  8. 8. #3: Google+ Share
  9. 9. If you still haven’t added a Google+ button to your blog or website, then do it now. Even though the platformisn’t doing so well now, it’s proven to be a great place for influencers to meet and chat.
  10. 10. #4: CommentLuv
  11. 11. CommentLuv is a plugin we use here on SMM, its great for giving yourreaders a chance to leave backlinks to posts they’ve written. It motivates people to comment, and helps share more information from your blog.
  12. 12. #5: Disqus
  13. 13. Disqus is a comment app thatintegrates with most blog platforms. The best part about it is, it notifies your commenters when they get replies, which stimulates repeatcomments. It’s also free to use in its basic version.
  14. 14. #6: Facebook Subscribe
  15. 15. The Facebook subscribe button allows you to follow people who aren’t yourfriends. You can still read their updates though, which means you can gather more info from top news sources, personalities and competitors.
  16. 16. #7: Work At It
  17. 17. Sharing means you’ll be giving away alot of content to others. This is a good thing. While you might spend months working hard to get others to share with you, it’s really your own habits you should be working on. When you begin to share, and care, about yournetworks – people will do the same for you. It’s how social sharing works.
  18. 18. #8: Face The Music
  19. 19. If you’re not on video yet, doing livecasting or face to face video updates for your fans – where areyou? The next logical step in sharing is come out from behind the 2D photo,and become a full 3D person that talks and laughs with their viewers. The more info you share with video, the more traffic and return shares you’ll get back.
  20. 20. #9: Gravatar
  21. 21. A lot of sites are requesting small avatars to use, so that when youcomment people can see who you are. That’s where Gravatar comes in. Upload your photo, create a miniprofile, and you’ll never have to worry about a blank space again.
  22. 22. #10: AddThis
  23. 23. AddThis is a super poweredbookmarking widget that you can use to get more sharing going, on yourwebsites. It casts the net wide, so any one of your readers will be able to select their favorite platform whenthey are about to share your content.
  24. 24. Social Media Marketing University(SMMU) is the creation of John Paul Souza, a serial entrepreneur whos held senior managerial positions at Banc America Capital ManagementGroup and JP Morgan Chase. Serving marketing professionals,
  25. 25. entrepreneurs and corporations,SMMU differentiates itself by offering hands-on training from hands-onexperts who are actively applying their skills on real-world projects.
  26. 26. SMMU was recently honored as one of the top 5 finalists by the leading blog site, Mashable, as one of the top provider of social media services for businesses. The firm has earned the title of "most trusted social media firm" with over 900 unsolicited testimonials.
  27. 27. For more information about socialmedia webinars and social media online courses, please visithttp://www.socialmediamarketinguniversity.com