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Content Marketing Cure: How To Start A Blog To Remedy Decreased Organic Reach on Facebook Have you noticed a drop in the reach of your Facebook posts? You might soon, and if you do, it’s likely that your Facebook strategy involved a lot of promotional content. New algorithms for Facebook’s News Feed aims to decrease the amount of outwardly sales-oriented posts a user sees, in order to improve their experience on the network. While there is no shame in using social media to promote your business, it’s important to tailor your promotion strategy to the demands of each social network. Facebook’s new approach to branded content calls for timely posts about information that provides value to your social media audience.
3 Free Twitter Tools to Schedule Tweets Twitter announced Monday that advertisers now have the ability to schedule tweets. If you're not a Twitter business user but this kind of functionality appeals to you, we can help. While some social media management tools, such as Hootsuite or SocialFlow, provide similar features, we're taking a look at three super easy, standalone services that will let "ordinary" Twitter users schedule tweets to go live in the future.
List of cognitive biases Illustration by John Manoogian III (jm3). Cognitive biases can be organized into four categories: biases that arise from too much information, not enough meaning, the need to act quickly, and the limits of memory. Cognitive biases are tendencies to think in certain ways that can lead to systematic deviations from a standard of rationality or good judgment, and are often studied in psychology and behavioral economics. There are also controversies over some of these biases as to whether they count as useless or irrational, or whether they result in useful attitudes or behavior. For example, when getting to know others, people tend to ask leading questions which seem biased towards confirming their assumptions about the person. However, this kind of confirmation bias has also been argued to be an example of social skill: a way to establish a connection with the other person.
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5 Snarky (but Simple) Design Tips That Will Immediately Improve Your Content Design is an essential part of all the content you produce, from your blog posts to your Tweets. It’s also one of the most challenging, especially for those among us who aren’t designers, and can’t afford to hire one. We try our best to create things that are visually appealing but also effective in their purpose. But sometimes, we just miss the boat. At Hootsuite, content writers work with a talented team of design Owls, who aren’t afraid to tell us what they really think. 9 tools for journalists to produce immersive stories Tools to help journalists produce content which readers can deep-dive into Credit: ThinkStock With publishers keen to keep viewers engaged, many are looking at opportunities to offer more immersive storytelling experiences, and add greater depth to the content they are producing, be it text, video or images. A number of news outlets have worked to produce content which delivers a more immersive experience than traditional templates or styles may allow, such as the oft-cited New York Times Snow Fall feature, which it later followed up with its Jockey piece. And there have been plenty of other similar projects before and since by other outlets as well, from Pitchfork's Bat For Lashes feature to the Guardian's Firestorm package. While the full-screen design of these features is a significant contributor to the feeling of a more immersive environment, this is not the only factor.
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