Category Archives: Twitter

How Social Are You?

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By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” The average person has 5 social media accounts and spends approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes browsing those accounts every day looking for likes, shares, followers and connections. Additionally we spend another 2 plus hours browsing, commenting, and continuously searching for ways to add value to our lives….

Instagram, Twitter & Video

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” Instagram If you updated your Instagram app anytime in the past week, I’m sure you noticed a significant addition to the top of the app: Stories. And yes, it’s pretty much a direct copy of Snapchat’s main feature: images and/or video that is exclusively available for 24 hours….

Your Social Media Questions, Answered: #1

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” Here’s the first edition of Your Social Media Questions, Answered. Our first question comes from Jacob, who sent me this email: Hey Tony: So Facebook took away the popular “Like/Invite” hack. Any tips on how to increase my following and exposure? Jacob Houston, TX Great question! First, for…

15,000 Twitter Followers Grow

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By Andy Ebon, “Wedding Marketing Expert” Twitter followers grow, like Facebook friends, LinkedIn connections, or Pinterest followers is NOT simply a numbers game. I can hear you giggling in the distance. REALLY!! It’s NOT just a numbers game! I know, it seems counter-intuitive to hear that anyone who has just passed 15,00 followers on Twitter,…

Event Day Social Media Posting

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” If your event days are anything like mine, they are best described as organized chaos. I’m not only a wedding DJ, but also the founder of an A/V rental company and a photo booth company. Needless to say, my weekends are full throttle, and sometimes it can be…

Dos and Don’ts of Social Media

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By Alan Dodson, “Wedding Wizard” To start out, let’s put some real numbers in context for reference: As of July 2015, total worldwide population is 7.3 billion The internet has 3.17 billion users There are 2.3 billion active social media users 92% of adult internet users have at least 1 social media account. 91% of retail brands use 2 or…

Social Media Spring Cleaning

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” I’ve spent much of the last six weeks relatively quiet. No posts on my blog. Minimal content was added on my social media profiles. And no, it wasn’t because I was off vacationing. I’ve been focusing my efforts on “spring cleaning” each of my three event-industry business. It’s…

Navigating Social Media

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By Bobby Riley, “DJ Mastermind” Over the last year, I decided to try a small experiment, my business has been doing great and I was getting a  lot of referral business, so I was busy. I made the decision to stop marketing and let my referral business take me where I thought I could go….

Your Social Media Presence

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” From the looks of my social media timelines, it seems that several mobile DJs made “a more active social media presence” one of their 2016 resolutions. This is great! It’s awesome to see so many DJs finally realizing the potential impact a successful social media campaign can have…

Be Interesting or Be Gone!

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By Andy Ebon, “Wedding Marketing Expert” As I was reading every possible book and resource on blogging, I came across the great title: No One Cares What You Had For Your Lunch: 100 Ideas for your blog. It turned out to be one of the most important marketing lessons, about blogging, micro-blogging (Twitter), social networking…