Sprocket Websites, Inc.
Search
× Search

Sprocket Websites - Blog / News / Updates

Facebook Boosted Posts vs Facebook Ads

DIY Sprocket Solutions

Breanne Liebmann 0 295 Article rating: 4.0

Facebook advertising is a large focus of many online marketing efforts currently. Marketers are tracking the benefits of advertising on Facebook, figuring out the best ways to post and evaluating what advertising methods are most lucrative and efficient. When it comes to Facebook advertising, the question that tends to come up is: What is better? Boosted posts or traditional Facebook ads?

Facebook: Not All Paid Advertising Should be Ads

DIY Sprocket Solutions

Breanne Liebmann 0 248 Article rating: 4.0

RIP to organic reach for businesses on Facebook. It is true that, if you want your content to be seen by customers, you’re going to have to pay to play. Even though social media marketing hasn’t been around all that long (if you consider roughly a decade a short amount of time), this is still a very hard pill to swallow for most marketers and businesses alike. Change is hard. The algorithm has changed already though. Now it’s time for the rest of us to catch up.


Tips for Advertising Your Book with Facebook Ad

DIY Sprocket Solutions

Breanne Liebmann 0 269 Article rating: 4.0

Marketing from one small business to the next is always going to vary a bit. With the ever-growing importance of incorporating paid advertising into Facebook strategy for your business, some businesses may be left wondering how to best market their products or services. For authors, there are tools in Facebook Ads that offer great ways to target your most relevant potential readers.


How Long Does Content Last and How Frequently Should You Post on Social Media?

DIY Sprocket Solutions

Breanne Liebmann 1 2052 Article rating: 4.5

I saw an interesting graphic recently that outlined how long content lasts. It broke down several of the top online marketing avenues: a blog post, Pinterest, YouTube, LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. What did it find? That each of these marketing platforms have a different expiration date for content. 


Boost Facebook Posts Straight from Hootsuite

DIY Sprocket Solutions

Breanne Liebmann 0 602 Article rating: 3.0

Hootsuite is taking automation to a whole new level. They’ve added the capability to boost Facebook content directly from Hootsuite. For those that don’t already know, Hootsuite is a social media marketing / management dashboard. It allows you to manage your entire social media presence with one easy to use management tool. The site allows users to schedule and post updates to any page or profile for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Instagram, WordPress, and much more. Instead of logging in to multiple accounts on multiple platforms, you have all of your social media posting and tracking available in one spot. 

Cheat Sheet: Top Social Media Photo Sizes for Your Convenience

DIY Sprocket Solutions

Breanne Liebmann 1 4993 Article rating: 4.5

In looking back over nearly six years of articles, it’s about time for a revamp for some of my most popular posts. For those of you who want to ‘make it’ on all the top social media sites. It would be nice to have a cheat sheet handy of the standard photo sizes for these sites, wouldn’t it? Well in that case, you’re welcome! No need to start a riot with all the applause; really, it was my pleasure. Here are the updated 2018 Social Media platform image sizes!

123456789

About Us

We turn surfers into visitors and visitors into customers.

We'll make you a beautiful, interactive website. Then we'll help drive traffic to it.

Subscribe to our Newsletter...

... And We'll Come to You!

Every other Tuesday, you'll receive the Sprocket Report completely free! It's our latest business tip or our reaction to what's currently happening in Internet Marketing. You get:

  • A web marketing tip from Kate
  • Another one from Breanne, and
  • Bonus! - we always have a guest post as well.

That's three valuable posts that you can read, plus a quick look at upcoming events and what's being said on Twitter. A great synopsis!

You'll want to get this newsletter for yourself, in your own inbox. It's easy!

Type your email in the box above. OR scroll to the bottom of any page on this site. We have our newsletter subscription box there, too!

We NEVER give out your email address to anybody else, and we don't flood you with ads. It's just good, free information. 

Read Archived Articles

Search

GET SOCIAL

 

LEARN MORE

Get The Sprocket Report

Terms Of UsePrivacy StatementCopyright © 2018 by Sprocket Websites, Inc.