Social Media Tip Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Social Media Tip Tuesday

First, if you live in the U.S. I hope you had a good Labor Day weekend. If you live in Australia/New Zealand I hope you had a nice Father’s Day.  I am sure you are getting caught up on your internet reading and your Inbox is super full. So this will be a quick one. Here are the top social media tips from last week:

(p.s. infographic on Facebook ads vs Google ads coming in 2 hours).

1. Keep posts to <90 characters on #Facebook to ensure ur audience sees it if it becomes sponsored story/ad #smtip
2. People engage most w/ Pages b/w 9-10pm & ages 18-24 are most engaged during this time #smtip #fbtip
3. Pinterest is a place to express what your brand inspires, not a place to broadcast.#smtip
4.Want to schedule your Google+ personal profile posts? Try Do Share Chrome extension #smtip
5. Figure out what lifestyle your brand evokes and share that on social media #smtip

Top blog last week: How to Authenticate Your Facebook Page

Today in history: In 1781, the city of Los Angeles was founded by Spanish settlers and in 1972 U.S. swimmer Mark Spitz won his record (at the time, since beat by Michael Phelps), 7th gold medal at the Munich Olympic Games.

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About Tracy Sestili

Tracy Sestili is CEO and Chief blogger at Social Strand Media. She is also the author of Taking Your Brand from the Bench to the Playing Field -- Social Media Fundamentals for Business.