If your business is seeking to expand in international markets, the opportunities social media presents are well worth noting. It’s also important that the localization practices Esther Curiel details be employed as a means to expand the scope of international social media efforts.
As the BBC details: “In the past couple of years, the World Economic Forum’s social media operation has come into its own. A decade or so ago, sharing what was going on at the WEF’s meetings was verboten, but opposition to using social media as a communication tool at Davos has changed in a big way.”
Working with industry-influencers is an important element of an advanced marketing effort — as Wendy Marx explains in AdvertisingAge. As
Without well-researched, trustworthy written content, Strong explains, companies without deep budgets will have a hard time building an audience.
While social media engagement is just one component of a holistic digital strategy, the experience of the Brookings Institution is one example of how seriously some in think tanks are taking digital engagement.
The benefits to publishing longer, more comprehensive content include higher rankings on Google, more traffic, more social shares and links — and a higher recognition as a trusted authority in your niche.