5 Tips For Maximizing Time Management During Your Social Campaign

By on February 8, 2012

Maintaining a successful social media campaign is about using your time efficiently. It’s so easy to waste hours doing nothing when you’re working with sites like Facebook, Youtube and Twitter 스타1 맵. To maximize your time, and get the most out of your content efforts – here are 5 excellent tips for you to use in the coming weeks.

#1: Make Routines a Habit

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Get into the habit of working on your social campaign every day.

#2: Secret Tools of Automation

Use automation tools to help you maintain your content network 피노키오 드라마. While this doesn’t work so well for Facebook anymore, it’s still perfectly fine on Twitter. So spend time at the beginning of each month automating your Twitter feed 마커스워십 2019 다운로드. Then you’ll only have to check in each day, to reply and interact. Automation tools like Hootsuite and Tweetdeck are vital to any long term social media campaign anthem accompaniment.

Automate what you can, and check in often to promote interaction.

#3: Publishing is Easier Than Creation

If you create most of your content at the beginning of each month, you’ll only have to publish it on scheduled days Download Internet Explorer 12. Publication takes minutes. If you dedicate a day or two to content creation at the start of each month, you won’t have to spend hours on it each day 브이앱 플러스 다운로드. Preparing publish ready content shaves hours of your daily schedule. You’ll need to do this to maintain interaction on your social sites.

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#4: Rank Your Sites In Order

No one can maintain 100% efficiency on all social sites, at all times. Look at your analytics from each site and determine which ones need work. Then rank them from 1-10 in order of importance. Spend more time working on the sites that need content, than the sites that don’t. Spreading yourself too thin is the leading cause of a failed social media campaign.

Concentrate your efforts on the sites that need content the most.

#5: Avoid Social Burn Out

When you work with social media all the time, you can experience ‘social burnout.’ Spending too much time on any one site will do this to you. If you work on Facebook often, and spend a lot of personal time there as well, eventually your personal time will invade your work time. Keep them separate, or you’ll start to resent your content network, because it’s not as rewarding as your personal network.

Avoid social burn out by using business social sites for business, not pleasure.

Do you have another time management tip to add to our list? Add yours below!

About John Souza

John Souza is founder and chief strategist of SMMU and Social Media Impact, and is a bestselling business author. He won the 2011 Tech Marketing Awards ‘Social Media Marketer of the Year’ and most recently the About.com Reader’s Choice Award for Best Online Education Site. John has appeared on The Michael Gerber Show, and his business has been honored at the Mashable Awards, Forbes Business Awards and The Stevie Awards.

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