Bitly

bitly is a URL shortening service. The company Bitly, Inc. was established in 2008. It is privately held and based in New York City. Bitly shortens more than one billion links per month,[citation needed] for use in social networking, SMS, and email.
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  • 8 Instagram Tools to Create, Manage, and Analyze Your Marketing Results

    … great your content may be, it’s not going far unless you have a solid strategy. Here are a few tools to help you fine-tune your Instagram content strategy. Later One of the more frustrating things for marketers using Instagram is the inability to schedule posts within the app. Thankfully with Later (formerly known as Latergramme), you’ll be able…

    Social Media Examinerin Social- 11 readers -
  • How to Optimize Your Social Media Schedule for Maximum Impact

    … Do you schedule social media updates? Want to know the best days and times to share? Creating a social media calendar helps you deliver a steady flow of content to your followers. In this article you’ll discover how to create an effective posting schedule for your social media updates. Discover how to optimize your social media schedule…

    Social Media Examinerin Social How To's- 19 readers -
  • 10 Social Tools That Modern Real Estate Agents Need

    … personal site. 7. Bitly While Bitly might not be the flashiest member of the list, this link shortening tool packs quite the punch in the social world. Bitly comes in handy when you’re trying to clean up a post or comment that contains a long or complex link. Instead of facing down awkward formatting and a clunky presentation, simply put your link…

    Relevancein Social Facebook Twitter- 28 readers -
  • The 10 Best Browser Extensions for Marketers

    … of a particular post. You can also see who isn’t following you back on Google+. While it’s rare for a browser extension to cost money, Circloscope has gotten strong reviews and is worth checking out on a free-trial basis. Circloscope works with Chrome. 9. Bitly Bitly’s website makes it extremely easy to shorten links that you want to post to social…

    Jillian Richardson/ The Content Strategistin Google- 32 readers -
  • What Keeps People Coming Back to Mobile Apps?

    … of developing an app that serves a single purpose. The report recommended the use of re-engagement ads with deep links. However, deep links don’t need to be reserved for ads, nor should they. According to Bitly chief product officer Matt Thomson, deep links enable brands to send consumers into apps from regular communication channels, instead…

    Inside Facebookin Google- 13 readers -
  • Matt Thomson Joins Bitly as Chief Product Officer

    … together a powerhouse executive team to execute its new vision. Thomson brings with him a strong track record for developing new product lines and establishing strategic partnerships. He says he has watched Bitly grow to become an integral part of the internet and critical resource for marketers. Thomson discussed how excited he is to join Bitly: I’m…

    Inside Facebook- 15 readers -
  • The Top 5 Free Content Analytics Tools

    … So you’re consistently pumping out engaging content and have a solid distribution strategy in motion. Now you need to know how that content is performing, who’s visiting your website, and how you can hook your audience so they’ll return. And here’s the kicker: You don’t want to use up half your budget for such a service. For every content…

    Amanda Walgrove/ The Content Strategistin Content Twitter- 37 readers -
  • 5 Ways to Improve Your Instagram Marketing

    … people won’t miss your message. Use a desktop tool like Photoshop or PowerPoint or a website like Canva or PicMonkey to create text overlays on your images before you upload them to Instagram. Place a text overlay on your Instagram pics to amplify your message. Use the text overlay to list the price or options for a product, advertise a sale…

    Social Media Examinerin Social- 35 readers -
  • 5 Techniques to Drive Clicks From Twitter

    … to Need This Tweet with a link to a Huffington Post article did incredibly well for Anytime Fitness. What Weightlifting For Just 20 Minutes Does To Your Brain http://t.co/tyfgUYqdFs — AnytimeFitness (@AnytimeFitness) October 16, 2014 That is because the fitness club brand knows its followers well, and what they will want to see: validation…

    Lucy Hitz/ Simply Measuredin Social Twitter- 8 readers -
  • AKQA named top agency at 2014 Digiday Awards

    … under Betaworks’s ever-widening umbrella — cops a distinctly renegade attitude when it comes to digital media. Utility is the first word that comes to mind when we think of Betaworks, Bitly, Socialflow, Instapaper and Chartbeat were all tools created at Betaworks that grew into their own independent companies. Digg was saved by the ingenuity…

    Erin Phillips/ Digidayin Mobile Google- 34 readers -
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