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From TikTok, to Facebook, to Instagram, to Pinterest and much more. The world of social media is a complicated one, and each platform has its own nuances and demographics. Our collection of social media blog posts gives marketers the ability to navigate this complex world; and not only to navigate it, but to thrive in it. From Facebook advertising, to TikTok tips, to knowing the best time to post on Instagram: the WordStream blog is your home for social media marketing.


Guide to Using LinkedIn Company Pages: Get Followers, Share Stories, Post Products

Learn how to use LinkedIn Company Pages to increase followers, gain engagement, and discover new business connections and potential customers. Read now for inside tips!

Megan Marrs
February 25, 2013 | Social Media

6 Accounts to Follow on Pinterest (And What You Can Learn From Them)

Pinterest accounts are everywhere - which ones are worth your time to follow and what can you learn from them? We examine Pinterest power users to find some Pinterest best practices.

Megan Marrs
January 28, 2013 | Social Media

The Best Tweets of All Time: Our List of the Most Important, Record-Breaking Tweets Ever

Read the list of the best tweets in the history of Twitter! These are the funniest, most retweeted, and most important tweets of all time.

Megan Marrs
November 8, 2012 | Social Media

Vanity URL: What It Is & How To Get One

A vanity URL is an unique web address that is branded for marketing purposes. Learn all the ins and outs of vanity URLs and how to use them to your advantage in this post.

Victor Pan
October 11, 2012 | Social Media

Advertiser Claims 80% of Facebook Ad Clicks are From Bots

A Facebook advertiser claims that 80% of the clicks from facebook advertising were from bots. The company is so unhappy with the results on recent Facebook ad tests; they're deleting their Facebook page entirely.

Larry Kim
July 31, 2012 | Social Media

Pinterest Marketing Guide: How to Use Pinterest to Boost Your Brand

Read the Pinterest Marketing Guide to learn all about how to use Pinterest as an internet marketing tool.

Megan Marrs
May 1, 2012 | Social Media

10 Tips for Creating Content on Facebook That Gets the Thumbs Up

Discover 10 Facebook tips for creating great content that will engage customers.

Megan Marrs
October 19, 2011 | Social Media

Keywords and Social Media: What You Should Know

Keyword research is an important step in social media marketing. Learn how to find and use keywords for better social media optimization (SMO).

Guest Author
May 19, 2010 | Social Media

38 Things You Could Do With the Time You Spend on Facebook

The average American now spends seven hours per month on Facebook. Here's a list of (arguably) more productive things you could do with that time.

Elisa Gabbert
February 19, 2010 | Social Media

Social Media Interview Series: Alexander Howard

In this interview, social media expert Alexander Howard shares his thoughts, predictions on Twitter, how social media has changed journalism, and top resources and tools.

Elisa Gabbert
January 18, 2010 | Social Media

Top Search Marketing and Social Media Research Projects of 2009

In 2009, the scientific community treated search and social media marketers to what seemed like a never-ending supply of meaty and game-changing research projects, covering everything from information retrieval, to personalized search, to integrated SERP analysis, to studying user behavior on social networks.

Ken Lyons
December 31, 2009 | Social Media