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12/19/14

Buy Birchbox Subscriptions Directly On Instagram!

We’re happy to announce that subscription boxes are now shoppable on Instagram with Soldsie! Beloved and blockbuster brands like Birchbox are now able to sell subscription boxes directly to their Instagram followers, and fans can sign up for monthly beauty boxes just by commenting.

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Buying on Instagram is simple: fans comment directly on Instagram posts with a designated hashtage (#sold or #birchboxcart). The hashtag comment initiates a confirmation email that provides a personalized link to check out directly on Birchbox’s website.

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By directing Instagram buyers to complete their subscription purchases on Birchbox’s website, Soldsie makes it easier to sell this type of product on Instagram.

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Customers can customize the quantity of subscriptions they decide to purchase and check out immediately, or they can continue shopping on Birchbox’s website.

We are excited that Instagram followers can now become subscribers for brands like Birchbox!

12/18/14

7 Ways to Recycle Social Media Content

Between managing your social media accounts and updating the blog, renewing your content calendar with fresh material can pose a challenge. That’s when recycling comes in–whenever you’re stalled, just remember that you’re already sitting on a gold mine of reusable content!

Repurposing content isn’t a shortcut, either. With social media being so clamorous, sometimes it’s necessary to recycle content to get their full value. Here are seven ways to do just that:

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12/16/14

7 Reasons Why People Follow Brands on Social Media

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We all want more followers on social media, but in the rush to get the next +1,  it’s easy to forget why people follow brands in the first place. In case you’ve lost sight of those reasons, here’s a refresher. Remembering what folks expect they click “like” and delivering on that promise is what builds a robust social media following.

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12/11/14

The Insider’s Guide to Using Instagram to Grow Your Business

Business owners and marketers are storming the popular social network Instagram as the uptick in use of visual platforms for business promotion continues to climb.

With 300 million monthly active users – 57% of which log on to the site every day – marketers are finding Instagram is a powerful way to reach their audience and grow their brand.

Even if your company isn’t obviously “visual” in nature (such as service based companies), Instagram can still be an effective marketing tool. In this article, you’ll learn all the basics you need to set up and launch a profitable Instagram marketing campaign.

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12/09/14

How to Create Blog Content that Boosts Conversions

By now, most brands realize blogging is an excellent way to attract customers to their business and increase traffic.

Although increasing blog traffic is an important goal, remember that traffic shouldn’t be your only goal for blogging. When people visit your website, they should feel compelled to stick around because of your amazing content.

To increase traffic to your blog, there are a number of things you can do. To get started, here are five ways to create blog content that boosts conversions.

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