5 Authors Using Social Media in Inspiring Ways

By now you probably know that social media is a GREAT place to build your following as a writer. But it can be an overwhelming landscape, too. So today we’re setting out to help YOU get inspired for your own social media journey. Today we’re showcasing a list of 5 authors who have expanded their…

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2 More Major Instagram Updates You Should Know About

Lately, it seems that Instagram has been rolling out a non-stop series of updates and changes that affect all users. Many of these are features the general public has been asking about for quite some time.  Well, in the last few weeks, Instagram has introduced TWO major updates that will make ALL user experiences better.…

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Looking for a great website platform? Consider these 3 Options

Social media is a powerful tool for getting the word out about who you are and what you do. Through social you can create brand awareness and begin to find your ideal clients who will champion who you are and what you do.  However social media has it’s limitations. That’s where a great website platform…

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What We Can Learn From the TikTok Craze

Whether you’re a first-time author, a non-profit, or a growing service-based business, the reality is that some of your audience is most likely on TikTok. Many brands have migrated to the platform because it’s not limited to the same algorithms and pay-for-play style of discovery found on Facebook and Instagram. That means if you can find a creative way to spread your message, mission, or name, it’s a great place for your people to find you

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How Google Can Change the Game for Your Business

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Once again, Google is changing the game for marketers. At Red Bird Social, we’ve had great success running targeted Gmail Ad Campaigns for our clients.  (New to Google Ads? — we’ve covered the basics here.) Recently, our Gmail Ads, in combination with Custom Audiences, have seen unprecedented interaction rates compared to many other Google Ads…

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Our Favorite Productivity Tools of 2020

Are you ready to wrap up 2020? Us too. With just a couple of weeks left before we begin a new slate of projects, we thought we’d share a round-up of favorite resources that helped us stay on task and support our clients through a sometimes-chaotic year.  1. Headliner: This tool is ideal for active…

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The Role of Gratitude in Marketing

It’s the week of Thanksgiving, a time where we reflect on all that we’re grateful for. You also may be thinking about sending out emails and social posts to thank your audience and prime them for your Black Friday deals. But if Thanksgiving is the only time you express gratitude to your audience, you’re missing…

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What You Need To Know About Parler and MeWe

Every year, a few new social media platforms vie for the attention of the general public. Some of these, like Snapchat and Tik Tok, actually become competition for the social media giants like Facebook and Instagram. And while new social networks pop up often, few have been as politically charged as Parler and MeWe. Today…

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Customer Avatars and Why You Need One

Who is your ideal customer? What are her goals, dreams, fears, and weaknesses? What are the brands she is loyal to, and why? If you don’t know the answer to these questions, then you aren’t marketing your brand to its fullest potential. Contrary to popular belief, the worst thing you can do in your business…

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