25 LinkedIn Statistics You Can't Ignore

25 LinkedIn Statistics You Can’t Ignore

Reading Time: 3 minutes f we had a dollar for every time we heard that we could probably buy LinkedIn. Our follow up question?

“How much time have you spent on LinkedIn?”

When utilized correctly, LinkedIn can be an absolute gold mine for leads, conversions, and connections for businesses and professionals. However, because most people don’t use it in their professional lives as they do with Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, the knowledge doesn’t come naturally. Instead of taking the time to learn how to utilize it, they turn a blind eye to the professional social media platform and erase it from their social media strategy.

However, doing so can be a severe disadvantage and can hinder overall social media success and ROI for certain brands and businesses. Still not convinced? You can’t deny these statistics…

Annoying Social Media Behaviors Every Brand Should Avoid

Reading Time: 5 minutes Social media is an incredible way to connect with your audience across the world seamlessly and instantly. But just as quickly as a post can reach the other side of the world the unfollow button can also be hit. Once someone unfollows your brand’s account that prized connection is lost.

Don’t Buy Fake Followers! Grow Your Instagram Account Organically

Reading Time: 5 minutes Instagram is no doubt one of the most popular social platforms on the Internet. It’s not only a place for people to connect with friends and family but also to follow their favorite brands. In fact, 80% of Instagram users follow businesses on Instagram!

This makes it vital for brands to create an Instagram profile to connect with their audience. However, it can be disheartening when you put time, money and countless resources into a social channel that just won’t grow.

Facebook Messenger Bots Are Here To Change Customer Service

Facebook Messenger Bots Are Here To Change Customer Service

Reading Time: 4 minutes What if we told you there is a social media tool that 80% of businesses will be using by 2020, and you probably aren’t utilizing it yet?

Introducing Facebook Messenger bots (also known as Facebook chatbots). According to Hootsuite, a chatbot is defined as a “piece of automated messaging software that uses AI to converse with people”. We know, it sounds a bit daunting (and sort of creepy), but it really is a useful tool.

Think of a chatbot as your Facebook page’s very own personal Siri. It understands questions related to your business and is able to effectively and accurately answer them. It allows a customer to simply type a message in (just like they’re messaging a friend) and receive an answer. Goodbye making phone calls, searching in Google or waiting for web pages to load just to find the answer to a simple question.

But how do Facebook chatbots benefit your business – not just customers – and is it worth investing time in?
The answer is endless ways and YES!

What is Reputation Management on Social Media?

Reading Time: 4 minutes You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world, and there’s still going to be somebody who hates peaches.

For any business, it’s nearly impossible to avoid negative feedback. Social media has only made it easier for people to complain, leave bad reviews and share unkind comments about your company. What once was word-of-mouth is now published on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram where it lives forever and can be seen across the world. Yikes. The good news is, for every piece of negative feedback there’s most likely a positive one, too. What matters most is correctly handling the unwanted comments with grace and embracing the positive ones. This is why having an established social media reputation management plan in place is absolutely vital.

When is the Best Time to Post to Instagram

Reading Time: 6 minutes Want to know the secret to beating Instagram’s latest algorithm change? Would you really like to know when is the best time to post to Instagram? It’s quite simple: schedule posts for when most of your followers are online that’s how we do it at Social Motto.

The algorithm cares about how much engagement your Instagram post gets and how quickly you get that engagement.

If a post goes out when 98% of your followers are online, you increase your chance of accumulating likes very quickly.

If a post gets a lot of likes and comments shortly after being posted, Instagram recognizes the post as quality content and shows your post to even more followers.

Each account is unique and will require careful consideration to hack the algorithm change and increase your reach to get more likes and followers. So how do you find the best time to post on Instagram for your account? Unfortunately, there isn’t a single best time to post, but here are a few tips to help you reach the biggest Instagram audience possible.