#SocialSkim – Week of June 18th

#SocialSkim This week in social media: LinkedIn Kudos According to  LinkedIn, 7/10 employees who receive appreciation for their work say they are happy with their job.  "Kudos" provides a new fun and easy way to share appreciation for people in your professional community. To use this feature, simply click on the ribbon icon in the … Continue reading #SocialSkim – Week of June 18th

LinkedIn to Introduce Carousel Ads

LinkedIn contacted developers and marketing partners on May 17th, 2018 announcing early access to a new ad format — carousel ads. Carousel ads, commonly used on Facebook, are an effective way to tell a story through multiple images.     The introduction of carousel ads on the LinkedIn platform shows a commitment to marketers.  A commitment … Continue reading LinkedIn to Introduce Carousel Ads

We Turned Ads OFF and Doubled our Website Traffic

We were running a couple Google AdWords campaign, but getting no results! People were coming to our page, but quickly bouncing and not buying. I thought maybe we were attracting the wrong people or sending them to the wrong landing page.  We experimented a few different variations and were able to get a fairly high … Continue reading We Turned Ads OFF and Doubled our Website Traffic

You’ve Heard of the Facebook Pixel, But Are You Using a LinkedIn Insight Tag?

Many marketers are familiar with Facebook Pixels and have one or more installed on their website. If you're unfamiliar, it's essentially a javascript code snippet that saves a cookie to a visitor's web browser.  Using this cookie, the managing platforms (Facebook/LinkedIn) are able to determine which Facebook/LinkedIn users have visited your site and which pages … Continue reading You’ve Heard of the Facebook Pixel, But Are You Using a LinkedIn Insight Tag?

Facebook Psychology Hack To Get More Link Clicks

You already know that psychology plays a huge role in marketing; we analyze a person's behavior and tendencies to figure out how we can better convince them to buy. We test colors, designs, copies, among many other variables.  But there's probably one variable you aren't testing -- social validation. Social validation is commonly used on … Continue reading Facebook Psychology Hack To Get More Link Clicks