Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video How often to post, part of Social Media for Photo and Video Pros (2013).
I'd like to offer you some common sense posting strategies.…You want to work hard at social media, but not too hard.…So here are some practical piece of advice that will help you get more out of it, …so that every post matters.…Remember, it is your time, and when you post and how often you post will start to matter.…If your blog has regular updates, it's more likely that it'll get indexed by the search engine.…Other accounts like Twitter and Google+ can also get indexed by search engines, …although sometimes it varies by platform.…
You'll notice for example that the Google search engine invariably favors Google+ …quite a bit more than other networks.…Public sites though like Twitter do to get indexed, while things on Facebook often do not, …unless they're on a page.…You're going to want to pick a schedule for all of your sites. …Are you going to post once per week? Maybe it's Tuesday, or Wednesday, or Thursday; …or 3 times a week, every Monday, Wednesday, Friday?…Or maybe it's 5 or even 7 times a week. I try to go daily.…
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- What is social media and why should I use it?
- Cutting through the hype
- Understanding trends in Internet usage
- Showing a genuine you
- Knowing what to post and how often to post
- Scheduling posts
- Protecting your reputation