BEAST BLOG

April 18, 2015
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Building Parternships: How to Use Social Media to Connect with Prospects

For the small or medium-sized business, it makes sense to use different social networks to find potential employees, business partners, suppliers and sales prospects. Perhaps you want to get additional insight on an industry or company, so connection with thought leaders is a priority. Here are a few tips that will aid your search for…continue reading

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Beast Spotlight: Meet Peter, Social Media Powerhouse and Mama’s Boy

Behind any good agency is a team of individuals fueling the engine with innovation, creativity and focus. From content to sales and everywhere in between, our employees at Social Media Beast are the social media experts and chock-full of character. Let’s go behind the scenes at our Beastly Headquarters, and get to know this crew…continue reading

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Beast or Bust: Achieve Royal Success with Content Wins from Medieval Times

Take two knights, two helpings of IKEA Swedish Meatballs and a lot of bewildered shoppers, and what do you get? A social media campaign full of creativity and BEASTly results. For over 30 years, Medieval Times has been bringing history to life with their shows full of royal courts, epic jousting tournaments, horsemanship and more…continue reading

Ace the Analytics with Top Social Media Metrics Worth Tracking
Ace the Analytics with Top Social Media Metrics Worth Tracking

Crafting that killer post for a social media channel can leave even the most experienced marketer scratching his or her head. Factor in analytics and measuring the effectiveness of your efforts without a firm grasp of what your business gains from a “like”, and putting together a social strategy can seem like an impossible task. Many of…continue reading

Pinterest Basics for Business
Pinterest 101 for Business

There is no doubt that social networking is an incredible way to grow a BEAST of a brand. Twitter and Facebook are both great networks to push content and original ideas, while LinkedIn is the number one tool for B2B communications. When you find that your business is more creative and visually oriented, however, where…continue reading

F&R Auto Sales BUST
F&R Auto Sales BUST

Being such a vast collection of knowledge, the internet is incredible… and then there are moments when it can be a devilish horror that has you crying on the floor and screaming for mercy. Unfortunately, one Massachusetts used car dealership found that out the hard way. When the lovely employees of F&R Auto Sales ordered pizza…continue reading

5 Tips for Calming a Social Media Crisis
5 Tips for Calming a Social Media Crisis

Social media is a beautiful thing; a far-reaching outlet full of endless possibilities for creativity and viral-ity. With the pros, however, come the cons and as important as it is to understand the benefits of social networks, it’s almost more important to prepare for the moments when they may be used against you. Take into consideration these…continue reading

5 Helpful Tips to Make an ENORMOUS Impact on Social in 2015
5 Helpful Tips to Make an ENORMOUS Impact on Social Media in 2015

There is no denying that we are currently in the golden age of social media. In 2014 alone, 8 out of 10 small to mid-size businesses (SMBs) used social media to drive business growth and 3 out of 5 said they gained new customers by doing so. If your company is business-to-business (B2B) or business-to-consumer (B2C)…continue reading

5 Ways to Make Your Facebook Festive
5 Ways to Make Your Facebook Festive

We are all feeling the festive spirit this time of the year. Christmas trees adorn entryways, stringed lights sparkle in the streets, and kids write wish lists to Santa.  Now is the perfect opportunity to enthuse customers with the same holiday cheer using Facebook! Consumers are on Facebook browsing old friends’ Christmas festivities and hunting…continue reading