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January 17, 2018

#WebWeds: The Newest Changes to the Facebook Algorithm

Note: This was featured as part of our Web Wednesday segment on Charleston’s 105.5 The Bridge with Box in the Morning. You can catch us every Wednesday morning at 8:20 am ET for your dose of social media & digital marketing news. You can listen to the segment below:   It feels like we talk about changes to Facebook’s algorithm at least 6 times each year because they are constantly updating and making improvements to […]
January 15, 2018

3 New-ish Instagram Features to Improve Engagement

Whenever an app updates on my phone, I search through every page on the app trying to find what features were updated, sometimes to no avail. It’s a never-ending cycle, especially when apps are constantly updating. Over the past month, Instagram has been quietly rolling out some new features on their app. Everyone in our office is excited that users are now able to follow hashtags, but two other features had an even quieter entrance […]
January 12, 2018
Employee Spotlight: Camille Vlahos, Senior Social Media Manager & Team Lead

Employee Spotlight: Camille Vlahos, Senior Social Media Manager & Team Lead

If there’s one thing we’re proud of at The Modern Connection, it’s our incredible team. And we want to give you the chance to learn more about each of our talented and social savvy team members. Each month we’ll be interviewing a different team member about what they do at The Modern Connection, and in their spare time. January’s employee spotlight focuses on Camille Vlahos, Sr. Social Media Manager and Team Lead. Read on to […]
January 10, 2018

#WebWeds: Top 5 Marketing Planning Tips for 2018

Note: This was featured as part of our Web Wednesday segment on Charleston’s 105.5 The Bridge with Box in the Morning. You can catch us every Wednesday morning at 8:20 am ET for your dose of social media & digital marketing news. You can listen to the segment below:   You’ve likely already put some thought into your marketing strategy for 2018. After all, planning for a new year is one of the more fun […]
January 8, 2018
5 Social Media Trends to Watch in 2018

5 Social Media Trends to Watch in 2018

Throughout 2017, businesses continued to turn to social media to reach audiences and build their brands. And while social media made great strides throughout 2017, the trends that took over last year will now have to adapt or make way for the next step in the evolution of social media. For businesses that have yet to jump on the social media train, 2018 is the time to climb aboard. Not sure where to get started? […]
September 29, 2017
Now Hiring: Director of Digital Marketing

Now Hiring: Director of Digital Marketing

The Director of Digital Strategy leads the digital content and digital marketing team and works closely with the CEO to develop integrated strategies across all agency and client digital platforms. The Director provides strategic guidance and data-driven recommendations to help increase our clients reach through social media campaigns, paid and organic reach, SEO/SEM, e-newsletters, blogging, and website recommendations. This role will help assist the Director of Operations to oversee the work performed by the community […]
September 6, 2017
Now Hiring: Ruby on Rails Developer

Now Hiring: Ruby on Rails Developer

The Modern Connection is seeking an energetic and talented applications/mobile developer to be a part of an extremely progressive development project. This individual will work directly with Content Managers to help build and maintain an application system, keeping user experience and end user interface in mind. We are seeking an individual who has experience in the following full stack development tools for creating a client facing/hosted application which monitors and manages deployed clients remotely.The ideal […]
September 5, 2017

Now Hiring: Jr. Community Manager

The Jr Community Manager is responsible for both assisting the Community Managers and overseeing online marketing activities for clients assigned. These duties include content creation and scheduling as well as monitoring accounts and responding to conversations. Specific position expectations include: Create weekly social content calendars that maintain the appropriate client voice and strategy messaging points. Content calendars are to be completed the Friday prior and should run from Monday through Sunday. Schedule content across social […]
September 2, 2017

Now Hiring: Paid Ads Specialist

Our Paid Ads Specialist is an expert in digital advertising and will be responsible for working directly with Community Managers to gain knowledge of all clients to create a paid advertising strategy based on individual client needs. They will work with Community Managers to understand each individual client need in order to create effective targeted ads to maximize ROI for clients. The Paid Ads Specialist will be committed to managing paid digital ads efforts for […]
August 1, 2017
Fall 2017 Social Media Intern

Fall 2017 Social Media Intern

Seeking: Social Media Interns Number of Positions: Up to four (4) You’re driven. Tech savvy. A social media-competent college student looking for hands-on, real world experience in digital marketing. If you’re the best of the best and can bring fresh ideas to the table, along with creative talent — we want you to join our team for a Spring internship! Responsibilities: Build your work experience and portfolio in the exciting world of social media! We’re […]