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High-quality content makes businesses more discoverable online. Yet not every business has the budget or the bandwidth to create the quality or quantity of top-notch content that satisfies Google’s algorithm. Enter user-generated content marketing. User-generated content (UGC) has become an important tool in every marketer's belt. And while some marketers might think it's a fleeting trend,...

This post has been updated to reflect changes in Facebook/Instagram's policies, as announced on December 11, 2018 Instagram changed the way hashtag contests are run in December 2018. Now, Instagram hashtag contest entries must include both the contest hashtag(s) and an @mention of the Instagram Business Account running the contest. Learn more by reading Hashtag Contests &...

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...

There's a huge buzz surrounding the concept of user-generated content (UGC) these days. But in order to take advantage of the trend, you first have to understand what UCG is. User-generated content is essentially any kind of content -- photos, video, text, etc. -- that's created by a company's customers/users and then used by the business, generally...