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October 22, 2018

Maximizing Your Brand’s Presence on Pinterest

  Choosing to have your brand represented on social media is a smart move. It’s something that we at The Modern Connection can 100% get behind. We back the decision with loads of stats, great numbers and analytics in our strategies. But how are you supposed to know which social media platforms you belong on? Do they all make sense for you or would a presence on just one or two platforms work better? We […]
October 17, 2018
#WebWeds: Why Do I Need a Blog?

#WebWeds: Why Do I Need a Blog?

  Note: This was featured as part of our Web Wednesday segment on Charleston’s 105.5 The Bridge. 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:   When we discuss social media marketing and what we do as an agency, blogging often gets brought into the conversation. Blogging is often thought of as just that – a […]
October 10, 2018
#WebWeds: How to Protect Yourself From Facebook Scams

#WebWeds: How to Protect Yourself From Facebook Scams

  Note: This was featured as part of our Web Wednesday segment on Charleston’s 105.5 The Bridge. 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:   This past weekend, we saw a new Facebook messenger email chain that started spreading panic to Facebook users by making them believe their account had been cloned or hacked. The […]
October 8, 2018
Instagram Story Design Hacks Your Followers Will Love

Instagram Story Design Hacks Your Followers Will Love

  Instagram Stories are a great place to instantly wow your audience and show off your brand’s personality. With new features being added daily, there are simple hacks right at your fingertips to create more visually appealing stories. These will not only impress your followers but also help your overall brand’s image. Here are six tips to help you design beautiful Instagram Stories your followers will love!   Stay within the given parameters: First and […]
October 3, 2018

#WebWeds: Save Time With These Social Media Tips

  Note: This was featured as part of our Web Wednesday segment on Charleston’s 105.5 The Bridge. You can catch us every Wednesday morning at 8:20 am ET for your dose of social media & digital marketing news.   When you’re managing your business’s social media presence, it can take a lot of your time. And you want to focus most of your time on actually running your business. So we’ve put together a few of […]
October 8, 2018
Instagram Story Design Hacks Your Followers Will Love

Instagram Story Design Hacks Your Followers Will Love

  Instagram Stories are a great place to instantly wow your audience and show off your brand’s personality. With new features being added daily, there are simple hacks right at your fingertips to create more visually appealing stories. These will not only impress your followers but also help your overall brand’s image. Here are six tips to help you design beautiful Instagram Stories your followers will love!   Stay within the given parameters: First and […]
September 10, 2018

A Social Media Manager’s Favorite Timesaving Social Media Tips

  While social media is one of the most effective ways to grow your business today, it can be rather time consuming. Luckily, it can be an easy task to tackle and not as big of a time commitment if you’re smart about what, how, and when you post. Here are five simple timesaving social media tips to get some extra hours back in your day:   Take Some Time to Brainstorm Creating content can […]
August 6, 2018

What Is Twitch and What Do I Need to Know?

  Have you heard of Twitch? If not, have no fear. About two weeks ago, I had no idea what it was either. I was recently asked if I was familiar with this and my immediate response was, “of course, the dancer/DJ on Ellen?” While I was not wrong, this wasn’t necessarily the “Twitch” they were referring to. Twitch is a popular platform you may not know about, but it’s rapidly growing everyday. It may […]
July 2, 2018

Why You Should Be Using Pinterest

  Is your business on Pinterest? Are you “pinning” your content? With over 200 million active users and billions of unique pins, Pinterest is continuing to rapidly grow as we speak. You’ve probably tried a recipe or two from Pinterest yourself, however, it’s no longer just a place for viewers to find inspiration for an upcoming party or living room decor tips. What people may not realize is aside from the endless DIY crafts, it’s […]
May 28, 2018

5 of the Best Apps for Photo Editing

  As social media sites continue to change overnight, it is becoming more and more important to produce quality content that will catch your targets eye as they are scrolling. The photos that are on your Instagram, Facebook, website, etc. ultimately represent your brand and while we might not be able to have a professional photographer at our beck and call 24/7, we all do have an iPhone or Android camera. Therefore, it’s always important […]