10 New Social Media App Secrets to Know

Granted, social media is a game changer in travel, events, marketing. The world has become even more connected thanks to its channels, chats and such yet we still feel alone and disconnected. Think of influencers, celebrities and other marketing and small businesses that are thriving even movie studios utilize social media presence to build the hype.

Let’s discuss 10 best kept secrets of social media.

  1. It’s all about the traffic

Career and business-wise, it will depend on the amount of followers that capture your attention that should encourage you to push the envelope on developing your content: the number of shares, likes, and discussions create traffic which is an indicator of your site’s relevance.

Two things to consider on boosting social media traffic is its sharable and two, visuals. Maximizing social media plug ins in different account creates more reach because not everyone has one account: most of the users are also spending time on other accounts.

  1. Employees Are The Key

In a study by IBM states that the leads generated via employee advocacy are also 7 times more likely to convert than leads generated otherwise. This makes sense given the fact that the employees know the brand you’re running through and through that allow them to come up with client engagement ideas that are plausible and what kind of content they’re following.

  1. Look for outside collaborations

Creating content may become stale and exhausting on your end, especially if you’re working solely for the most part, having outside collaborations not only lessen your time, it gives you a fresh perspective from the outside and elevates your social media page (s).

Partnering with other social media pages and brands boost your page and

  1. Tell Your Story

Or your work, as narcissistic it sound, people love a good background story that make them connect, inspire and attract followers. It has to be unique, personal, use less words that tell more, make the audience feel the journey you have been through.

  1. Post Smarter

While creating content gives your audience for something to look out, you have to think of the traffic probability, audience reach at a certain time specifically where you’ll get a good number of audience reach.

Posting equates to productivity but thinking takes a lot of effort, talk to your teammates, ask your friends and family how what they like to see in social media.

  1. Ads

Spending some cash can work in a long run if you’re dedicated and increases audience reach though if you plan to advertise your post on social media, it has to look like a post that would push your users to visit your site.

Having ads would encourage you to brainstorm better ideas that are presentable and eye catching.

  1. Talk to Your Audience

By constantly liking their comments and replying back boost a lot following, talking to your audience create a relationship that strengthens your bond in a long run that encourages the latter to watch out for your coming posts and on your end, you get to know your audience more and have a grasp the kind of content you want to post.

  1. Recruit Great Artists (and pay them handsomely!)

Most people won’t read long posts, some are for the images, aesthetic when it comes to announcements and stuff, especially videos and graphics. Hiring the best of the best creatives – from graphic artists, video editors and after effects compositor artists allow on your end to create jobs and at the same it gives originality and creative image on your social media branding.

Also, if you plan to take this step in a long run, you have to shell out a good amount of cash and invest in latest, cutting-edge equipment arsenal.

  1. Adapting is Survival

Posting photo, trivia, announcements and videos can be tedious especially if you’re stuck, at the same time it is difficult to come up with ideas that are risky yet it is beneficial for your followers to give them something fresh and new, think ahead, set your social media posts and templates quarterly in the long run, know your goals, have a specific theme.

  1. Monitor Your Traffic

Looking at your analytics gives you an idea of the most sought out posts, memes are universally eye opening posts though maximizing the same post will lose steam and the audience would get easily bored.

That being said, traffic monitor on the other hand also reminds you that you should elevate those posts and continue without repeating, at the same time you have to push the envelope.

6 Ways Social Media Can Improve Your Health

Social Media is about connecting, getting closer and a space to get touch with friends and meet common interests, fandoms, travel tips are usual common space to put discussions and now health primarily fitness routines, diets and the like.

  1. Set Health Goals

Want to lose weight? Say 10 pounds, there are many routines and diets being constantly shared by social media users that track their progress and in a way influences other individuals to follow suit, the beauty of sharing fitness routines is that it creates friendship and bond together in gyms or engage in sports.

  1. Social Media Sparks Joy

The downside of social media is that you don’t get to face your friends in person and at the same time, it sparks joy by little interactions such as commenting, sharing memes and long thank you posts and friendsaries (friendship anniversaries) that make you feel valid or getting tagged on their post give you a sense of belongingness, that makes a testament of your friendships exist.

  1. Support Groups

On the topic of mental health, and emotional support has become more discussed, people are open about it and come to support one another, share and discuss their stories about coping up with anxiety and depression, social media spaces open up a dialogue that takes away stigma of these common mental health factors and in a way help them support one another.

  1. More Data for Health Researchers

With the social media’s space to share articles and contributions, researchers and specialists who work on studies of a particular diseases, mental health, nutrition or fitness become accessible other than medical journals, in this day and age, almost everything is in digital for convenience reasons being accessible in one click.

  1. Social Media’s Accessibility

In an article on World Economic Forum says “a service provider point of view, providing information over a social media platform can help to free up a doctor’s time; there are many cases in which patients do not need to physically see a doctor, but rather require certain information.” Garth, Japhet writes. Common illnesses like colds or sinusitis, minor and less life threatening illnesses can save up one’s travel time and money that eases the patient’s situation especially in the Philippines where traffic takes a lot of your time and again money for commuting or gas which are additional things that you have to worry.

  1. Smoking Cessation

Smoking is one of those habits that causes major life threatening illnesses like stroke, cardiac arrest, sometimes infertility or birth problems and smoking also hurts the environment especially in air pollution, local and international government units have been promoting no smoking mandate, promoting and sharing information that educates masses, some would go as far on promoting life stories of ex-smokers using campaign testimonials in Singapore.

In Paris, France, one of the countries that have a huge amount of number of heavy smokers that made the city almost like a chimney.

Last year, a report in health ministry has indicate that one million French people has given up smoking due to price increase policy and price is expected to go as high as €10 (PHP 586)