Global January 20, 2015 41 Reads share

#TYBCommunity Round-Up: Pinterest Statistics, Facebook Competitions, Crap Content & More

This #TYBCommunity round-up includes posts from growing your social media audience, Pinterest statistics, Facebook competitions, successful inbound marketing, automate your blog promotions, crao content is dead, location independent business, email list management and more.


10 Tips for Growing Your Social Media Audience – The first step to running a successful social media operation is to build an audience you’ll later be able to turn into conversions. To help you get started, we compiled our 10 best tips for growing your social media audience. Social Bakers

Pin This! Statistics Small Businesses Can Use To Engage On Pinterest – One of the hottest social networks right now is Pinterest. We’ve blogged about Pinterest before, but in case you haven’t dipped your toe into the pool of pins, here are some interesting statistics that may get you to jump in head first! Divahound Blog

Get More Entries – Supercharge Your Facebook Competition Promotion – It’s always sad to see a photo contest with only two entries or a timeline contest with very few likes or comments. If you want to build a buzz around your contest it will take planning. Spiderworking

Goals, Strategies, and Tactics for a Successful Inbound Marketing Campaign – What I have found is that even though the concept of SMART goals is something most entrepreneurs are familiar with, most still struggle with creating goals for their own business. Nicole Munoz

Automate Your Blog Promotions to Efficiently Reach Your Target Audience – Cut down the time sharing your blog to your target audience on social media by learning how to automate your blog promotions using IFTTT. Christopher Jan Benitez on Tweak Your Biz

How to Network With Facebook Groups – Facebook groups give you an opportunity to network with your industry peers as well as potential customers. Social Media Examiner

Crap Content Is Dead. Long Live Quality! – 2015 is the year content marketing will claim its rightful place in the marketing mainstream. Resonance Content


7 Questions To Find Out If You’re Ready To Be An Entrepreneur In 2015 – So before you set yourself up for failure, what advice do you need to determine whether becoming an entrepreneur is what you really want in 2015? Forbes

65 Ways To Succeed With A Location Independent Business – You can build your location independent business and live free anywhere you want. Building a location independent business is not a get rich quick scheme.
You actually have to work, but you can do it on your own terms. Success Harbor


Top 5 WordPress Tools for Email List Management – As technology continues to evolve, email marketing remains one of the most powerful and effective strategies for any type of business. But in order to use email marketing, you need a strong, engaged mailing list. Small Business Trends

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Sian Phillips

Sian Phillips

Sian Phillips is the Managing Editor of and Content Editor on Sian is also the accountant for her clients and but is moving more and more into the content editing world; proofreading and editing blog posts, eBooks, novels and anything that is written. With over 25 years’ worth of experience in business and accounting Sian provides help to her clients with accounting and credit control. The other half of Sian’s day is spent working in the Social Media space; proofreading, copyediting, sharing posts and advice or conducting interviews for She is a qualified Accountant with an Honours Diploma in Journalism too.

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