Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Scheduling posts, part of Social Media for Photo and Video Pros.
Sometimes you're going to get busy; you are out in the field on a client job, you are traveling. …It's okay, you can automate some of the posting process so you have a continuous presence.…Across all of my social networks, I am probably putting out 20 to 30 posts a day.…That may seem like a lot, but it's going to different places.…One thing I do is take the RSS feed from my podcast and my blog and I put it out there.…Using a free service like Twitterfeed, I could take that RSS feed, …and put it out to multiple Facebook or Twitter Accounts.…
They appear in line, just like a normal post, there is just a small icon to indicate …that it came from another place, this makes it easy to share your content.…So you post once and it goes to many.…Another popular service is HootSuite and the cool thing about HootSuite …is you can actually schedule a post for later sharing.…I'll show you how to do that in just a second.…HootSuite makes it easy to feed social media, so I'll take my RSS feeds from the different blogs…
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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