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December 16th, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 12/16: Gift Guide for Social Media Lovers, Possible ‘Dislike’ Facebook Button & More

Social Media A Holiday Gift Guide for Social Media Lovers “The majestic social media lover, someone who is on top of trends, tech-savvy and spends a lot of time plugged in. While these are great traits from a career perspective, they don’t always make for an easy gift target. What do you get someone who […]

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December 9th, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 12/9: How to Get Followers on Social Media, Top Global Trends in PR & More

Social Media Know What’s Working on Social Media: 19 Free Social Media Analytics Tools The Riffle browser extension adds an overlay to the Twitter profiles you visit, showing stats like retweets per tweet and favorites per tweet as well as info on the top hashtags, mentions, and urls that appear in one’s Twitter timeline. Voce […]

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December 2nd, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 12/2: How to Get More Twitter Followers, Why You’re Still an Intern & More

Social Media Get More Followers And Increase Engagement With These 7 Counterintuitive Twitter Tips “Occasionally, you may have the opportunity to engage with individuals and share with your community about some awesome things going on at your site—new products, new announcements, new ways to connect and share with one another. You don’t have to be […]

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November 25th, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 11/25: Tips on Rocking Your First Job, 2015 Social Media Marketing Trends, & More

Social Media 10 Things to Never Share on Your Company’s Social Media Accounts “Social media is, essentially, an open forum. Some people will use it to compliment your business, and others will criticize it. No matter what happens, don’t respond with a counterattack. Meeting negativity with more negativity will make your business seem immature, petty, […]

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November 18th, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 11/18: Twitter Tips, Facebook’s Privacy Policy & More

Social Media New E-book! Our Best Twitter Tips: 33 Ways to Get the Most Value Out of Twitter “We love learning how to get more followers, earn more clicks, and share better content. Twitter represents a huge—and free!—opportunity for marketers to distribute content, engage with others in their industry, and promote their brand online. And […]

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November 11th, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 11/11: 6 Reasons Why You Didn’t Get that Job, Personal Branding Tips & More

Social Media How the End of Facebook “Like-Gating” Will Benefit Brands “Marketers running “like-gated” promotions often wondered whether the hundreds of new fans they were amassing were only doing it for the incentive. Now, by removing direct incentives the came with a Facebook “like,” you’re ensuring that new fans really do have an affinity for […]

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November 4th, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 11/4: Career Fair Tips, Press Release Mistakes to Avoid & More

Social Media What’s the Best Way to Spend 30 Minutes of Your Time on Social Media Marketing? “Social media management can be a full-time job, and even for those who do social along with any number of other tasks, social media marketing can still take 10 or more hours every week. So what would you […]

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October 28th, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 10/28: Why Social Media is Mandatory for Success, Tips to Stand Out and Get Your Dream Job & More

Social Media Infographic: The Optimal Length for Every Social Media Update and More “Shorter seems to be better on Facebook. Maximum engagement happens at 40 characters (so, too, does minimum quantity, meaning that a vast minority of Facebook posts hit this 40-character mark). And engagement slowly wanes the longer you go.” Voce Insight – While […]

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October 21st, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 10/21: Steps to Prepare for Your Career While in College, How to Get a PR Internship & More

Social Media 98,000 Hacked Snapchat Photos and Videos Posted Online “On Sunday, a collection of almost 98,000 files (totaling more than 13GB of photos and videos), apparently from Snapchat users, were posted to The Pirate Bay less than 24 hours after someone claiming to be perpetrator said he had changed his mind and decided not […]

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October 14th, 2014

Voce Student Weekly Reading 10/14: How to Avoid Social Media Regret, Crafting a PR Resume & More

Social Media Report: Facebook Readying App for Anonymous Sharing “According to the report, the app will launch in the coming weeks and allow people to use pseudonyms so they can have discussions about topics which they may not be comfortable connecting to their real names.” Voce Insight – This is a sharp departure from Facebook’s […]

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