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New updates to the SMC Job Listings Directory

We are pleased to share some new exciting new updates to the Job Listings directory on Social Media Club. Now, as a benefit to our members, we will provide exclusive, private access to view Job Listings for TWO WEEKS before the listing is made available to Public View. Once a Job Listing is made public, anyone with a link to […]

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Find your squad, recharge and stay rooted: Self-Care for Social Media Professionals (Part 3)

This post is republished with permission from the Government Social Media Organization. Strangely enough, social media can get pretty lonely and isolated if we let it. But there’s strength in communities, and no social media manager is an island. While we call it self-care, putting the social back in social media manager is real and necessary […]

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Self-Care for Social Media Professionals (Part 1)

This post is republished with permission from the Government Social Media Organization. Forget playing on Facebook all day, we know that social media managers are truly in the trenches. For every reason we love our roles – connecting with people, creative marketing, an excuse to roll out Dad jokes – there’s a troll or potential controversy […]

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Celebrate A Decade of Growth With Social Media Club

If your timelines are anything like ours, you’ve seen plenty of 10 year challenge posts popping up in the last couple weeks.  Now that we have seen just how much we’ve aged in the last decade, let’s take a few moments today to celebrate the transformation of social media over the last ten years! A decade ago, we began to see […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Join SMC

While we’re celebrating 10 years of SMC, here’s a list of top 10 reasons to join Social Media Club.  Together we will make the next 10 years even better! 10) Grow your knowledge of social media. Social Media Club hosts both online and in person events around the world for practitioners to listen, learn, and share industry best practices.  SMC local chapter leaders are keen on […]

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We’re All Interns

The big hullabaloo the past few weeks was a snark tweet about ConEd and the “intern” handling the Twitter account. Interns don’t run the social media accounts of major corporations, especially not in the middle of a communications crisis. I will gladly die on this hill, as a senior social media staffer who has worked […]

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Wayne Reilly’s Tips to Viral Marketing and Trend Marketing with Social Media

You’ve most likely heard of the fidget spinner, the hoverboard, or even the selfie stick. These are all examples of the most viral products that have hit social media. Today I’m sitting down with social media titan, Wayne Andrew Reilly. Wayne has created some of the biggest challenges and videos across social media and now […]

Finding Killer Influencers For Your Drop Dead Marketing Campaign

In a world full of advertising noise, arguably the biggest problem marketers have is breaking through. One method that’s becoming increasingly more successful is finding influencers to help give you the marketing boost you need. According to a report on Linqia, an influencer marketing platform, as many as 86% of marketers have been using influencer […]

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Fake Social Media Accounts

We’ve all experienced it. You get a friend request on Facebook for someone you are already friends with. You check and you are friends with them but this is a new account with the same photo and almost no friends. Then your friend suddenly posts on Facebook: “If you receive a friend request from me […]