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How Social Media is Ruining Politics

Social Media is ruining politics

The power of Social Media’s influence can no longer be ignored. Even political campaigns have quickly made use of social media’s growing reach to attract a new audience, spread the message of their promising platforms, and gain a new distribution channel by which to promote their ideals from. But in spite of having a new platform, many would argue that in politics, the propensity to over share and the absence of a filter for posted content in social media may just lead to its own undoing.

Over the years, we have collectively observed how political candidates have slowly turned to social media to connect with voters and build loyalty among their followers. Popular political personalities like Barack Obama have paved the way for many others, making use of

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Make your Social Media Efforts More Productive with Data

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The following is a guest post by Jason Walberg of Power to be Found, an Arizona-based digital marketing agency. 

Although a recent CMO survey conducted by Duke University revealed that marketers intend to almost double their spending on social media in the next five years, most of them still grapple with being able to attribute or measure the impact on their conversion rate. This is largely because social sharing is unpredictable and complicated. As such, a lot of social conversions are attributed to direct research.

Thus, there is need to establish the connection between downstream conversion and social sharing. Although this is challenging, it is possible through data analytics that will enable marketers to make smart decisions on what is working for social media

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Cross-Promoting SoundCloud on Other Platforms

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One of the best features of SoundCloud is that it blends seamlessly with other popular social media platforms. For someone trying to promote his or her music, this is an important tool. It saves time and spreads your sound to places that it might not have otherwise reached. Let’s have a look at how to get organize with your SoundCloud account so that your music can find a whole new audience outside of the native platform.

To start, go to your connection settings to authorize the apps that you want to connect. (http://soundcloud.com/settings/connections)

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SoundCloud gives you three different ways to share on Facebook. You have the option of connecting directly to your personal Facebook profile, and SoundCloud will post to your profile page automatically. This is a fine option for most

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