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Sure, we’re halfway through the year 2016. Yet, considering how rapidly the social media landscape changes, taking a look at your plans for the rest of the year is always a wise idea.   Business vs. Personal Social Media Before jumping into the gems below, you should ask yourself if you intend to use social media for business or personal goals. While the recommendations provided here will certainly benefit a business or brand, your personal approach to social media may be similar depending on what you want to accomplish. You have a myriad of choices in tools and platforms, so zeroing in on the ones which work best for your goals and strategy is very important. Let’s take a look at the best in social media: Best Livestreaming (Social) Video: Facebook Live The year 2016 has been the year of livestreaming video. While tools like Meerkat and Periscope led the way in […]

Meet Laura Pence Atencio on the next episode of Who’s Who in Social Media! Laura is a fellow member of Colorado Women in Social Media, and Rachel is thrilled to welcome her as the next guest in the Laugh & Learn Blab Series of Really Social. Learn about Laura as a social media business owner, Twitter influencer with over 100,000 followers, and a wife and mom living in Colorado. Watch or replay the interview below OR click here to interact and ask questions live!

Beth Johnston is “Who’s Who in Social Media!” May kicked off with a bang as Really Social interviewed Beth Johnston, a Colorado-based social media business woman and a fellow Colorado Woman in Social Media. Watch the entire Laugh & Learn Blab episode below, or click here for our biggest takeaways as we learned what makes Beth and her business—Social Bridges—tick! The Takeaways Rachel Moore (RM): Can you talk about the 2-3 things you do with social media through your business? Beth Johnston (BJ): My core service is the “done for you” service: business owners are good at what they do and not necessarily good at marketing or social media. They give it to me and say, “Beth, please do this for me.” What I’m finding, and what I’m really enjoying, is coaching and teaching! I’m an instructor at Colorado Free University and I’m really enjoying that. I didn’t think I would! […]

If you’re still in the dark about livestreaming video (also known as social video), leave the webinars behind & hop into: #LetsLivestream Twitter Chat & Periscope Broadcast Wednesdays | 3:00pm ET The LetsLivestream Twitter chat is for anyone who: hasn’t yet livestreamed their own broadcast; is starting livestreaming but could use some pointers; livestreams regularly and wants to share expertise; wants to network with other Twitter and Periscope users! Join us each week for an engaging and informative chat session which will increase your knowledge of livestreaming as well as your Twitter and Periscope community.

If you’re still in the dark about livestreaming video (also known as social video), leave the webinars behind & hop into: #LetsLivestream Twitter Chat & Periscope Broadcast Wednesdays | 3:00pm ET The LetsLivestream Twitter chat is for anyone who: hasn’t yet livestreamed their own broadcast; is starting livestreaming but could use some pointers; livestreams regularly and wants to share expertise; wants to network with other Twitter and Periscope users! Join us each week for an engaging and informative chat session which will increase your knowledge of livestreaming as well as your Twitter and Periscope community.

Personify Leadership is like no other leadership development program you’ve ever seen or experienced. On the brink of the ATD 2016 Conference held in Denver, Colorado, Personify Leadership founders Angela Sebaly and Michelle Cummings will chat with Rachel Moore of Really Social to discuss everything on the docket for this week’s leaders. What #ATD2016 attendees can expect at the Personify Leadership booth; Where to hear an entire training module at ATD2016 on Wednesday morning; How listening is a key, yet often far under-utilized, skill for today’s leaders; How Personify Leadership plans to make the world better one leader at a time. You can join the discussion live on Blab or watch the live session or replay below. For more information about Persnoify Leadership, visit their website.

Chris Strub used his mobile phone and his personality to livestream in all 50 states to benefit nonprofits, and he’ll share his experience on: #LetsLivestream Twitter Chat (also streamed on Periscope) Wednesday, May 18, 2016 1:00pm ET

Marketing on Facebook is everyone’s goal today, and Really Social Training can help bring you to the next level!

TOPIC CHANGE ALERT: Thanks to a special guest, we’ll discuss the new custom domains and how to use them for SEO. When & Where to Use Social Media: .Social & .Live Custom Domains Tuesday, May 17, 2016 12:00 pm MT In this Laugh & Learn Blab segment, we’ll address when & where to post from your Facebook Page using Facebook Insights: Viewing your most engaging posts; Seeing which types of posts resonate with your audience; Learn the demographics of your Page fans; Discover crucial local Facebook user data; And more! Watch the Blab live or replay below or join us on Blab to interact and ask your own questions!