5 Tips For Newbie Entrepreneurs: How to Put Social Media Marketing to Work For You

Everyone's doing it. And when it comes to social media, you should be too. But as a newbie entrepreneur, your plate is already full. How do you navigate the online atmosphere to find out how to best use social media to market your business and which platforms make the most sense? While there's no one-size-fits-all approach, a few general guidelines will help you find your niche. 1. Start With the Most Popular Sites The most popular social media websites include LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. Account setup on each platform is simple, but … Read More...

The Good News and Bad News About Twitter’s New Mute Feature

Following the redesign of Twitter’s browser layout, the social network has taken a lot of flack for imitating Facebook too closely. Well if you were mad at Twitter for the new layout, get ready to get peeved all over again. The company announced last week that they’ve begun rolling out a new “mute” feature that might remind you of the follow/unfollow button on Facebook that allows Read More…

Facebook Is Still King Among Small Business Owners [SURVEY]

You may recall a study that came out back in January 2014 from the digital agency iStrategy Labs that unleashed a torrent of articles claiming that Facebook was so over. The alarm was raised because the study showed that teen use of Facebook fell by over 25% in the last 3 years. But there was also some good news that came out of that study – Read More…

The New Twitter Web Layout Is On Its Way: Preview The Updated Look and Features

For many people, Twitter is a mobile-only application. In fact, last year the company reported that 75% of its over 2 million monthly active users access Twitter from mobile devices. Perhaps it’s because of this that the inherent design challenges of the Twitter desktop profile have not been addressed. I’m referring to the issue that arises when you’ve designed a pixel-perfect Twitter background that can be Read More…

What Designers Will Love About New Post Designer

Today’s post comes from the Pagemodo Design Team! When we were all planning this release of Pagemodo Post Designer, we wanted to help the team create not only a better photo editor for social media, but also an improved beta experience for our users. We listened to everyone’s feedback, and also used the tools extensively ourselves as designers. While many of our users enjoy Pagemodo for Read More…

Exciting New Features And A New Look For Pagemodo Post Designer!

Today we are delighted to announce the latest edition of Pagemodo Post Designer! Since launching the initial beta version of this tool a few months back, we’ve been gathering feedback from our users in order to make sure the final release is exactly what they need. While we still have a few exciting items to add to the finished product, today’s beta update offers lots of Read More…

Top Tips for Posting on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIn [INFOGRAPHIC]

In May, 2013, the good people over at Social Media Examiner released a comprehensive survey of 3000 marketers in the industry. One of the undertakings of this Social Media Industry Marketing Report was to find out what questions these marketers had in common about social media. A whopping 90% said that their most important question was “What social tactics are most effective?” And they’re not alone. Read More…

How To Strategically Build Your Brand on Social Media

Today’s post comes from Deanna, the intrepid manager of Pagemodo’s own social media presence.  As you know, social media has become quite an enticing channel for marketing. Not only does it cater to the analysts with its vast amounts of data, it also offers an outlet for the more creative types. So why are most small business owners hesitant to share their voice? eMarketer reports over Read More…

Facebook Announces Paper: A New Space For Content Marketing Coming February 3rd

If you have been keeping up with all the recent changes and enhancements to Facebook and have found yourself wondering what the social network will come up with next, today you got your answer: apps. Today the company officially announced Paper, the first app to come out of Facebook Creative Labs. According to the announcement, Paper is “a new app that helps you explore and share Read More…

New Feature: Select Your Social Network As You Post!

The team here at Pagemodo is kicking off the new year with a new feature. We’ve updated and improved the way Pagemodo Posts users can share their social posts across available networks. With the newly designed interface, users select the layout of their post, the networks they want to share it on (Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn), the text to accompany the post, and the thumbnail image Read More…