Author: Dana Kilroy

Updated Feb. 1, 2018   Are you trying to build a bigger Instagram following? Are you looking to use Instagram to market your business? Hashtags can help. When someone clicks on a hashtag, every post that includes the same hashtag will automatically appear. For a business, this is valuable because it can expose your messages to an audience that is...

Are you thinking, “How is it mid-December already? I still have so much to do!” Well, if you haven’t gotten around to creating your holiday-themed Campaigns, now is the perfect time! We’re featuring four Campaigns this week, all of which will motivate you to finish 2016 with plenty of momentum for the new year! ZuPreem’s Happy, Healthy,...

We've been hard at work pulling together all of our best holiday resources, along with some new ones, to help you meet your 2016 holiday marketing goals. You'll find details and links to all these resources on our Holiday Workshop page, including: 7 Professionally Designed Holiday Templates ShortStack's pro designers have built an entire library of templates you can...

Ready to make a Christmas list? No, not a list of gifts, but rather a list of hashtags to use for your Christmas and December holiday-related contests, giveaways, and other seasonal promotions. On both Instagram and Twitter, hashtags remain a popular way to start conversations around information people are looking for during this time of year, and they're...

Have you been struggling with finding new customers? Want to know one of the best ways to boost traffic to your website, collect valuable leads and, ultimately, increase sales? In a word: contests. Giving something away -- whether it's a prize or a coupon -- is a terrific way to attract people to your business. Whether you've never...

December is less than two weeks away, which means your holiday marketing plans are well underway. You've been preparing for weeks, so now it's time to take a look at what you've got in the pipeline, and refine your plans. If you're still in need of some last-minute ideas, check out our Holiday Marketing Playbook, where you'll...

The holiday season offers tons of opportunities for engaging with your customers, and to get a peek into how they are using your products and services.  This year, user-generated content contests continue to fill social media platforms because they're generally easy to build, and fun for users. Tapping into user-generated content — often referred to as...