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

    … from. Bitly generates a unique URL and tracks when users click on it. By analyzing this data, you can check how well your landing page is doing and whether your sales funnel is producing the results you want. After all, there’s no point in producing great content for Instagram if you can’t get people to click your link. Pretty Link If your…

    Social Media Examinerin Social- 6 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- 20 readers -
  • The 10 Best Browser Extensions for Marketers

    … with a list of side effects that’s longer than the iTunes user agreement. In the spirit of good health, here are 10 of the best browser extensions that will help you be as efficient (and sane) as possible when you’re working on the Internet: *Note: If you use Internet Explorer, your insurance won’t cover most of these. 1. Evernote Web Clipper Have…

    Jillian Richardson/ The Content Strategistin Google- 27 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- 14 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- 31 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- 34 readers -
  • 5 Techniques to Drive Clicks From Twitter

    … received 4,986 Bitly clicks and over 19K potential impressions. Our Friends & Family Sale is almost here! To celebrate, enter to win: — Talbots (@TalbotsOfficial) November 9, 2014 The number of users who clicked the link was greater than half of Talbot’s Twitter audience. What is Talbots doing well here? The brand does…

    Lucy Hitz/ Simply Measuredin Social Twitter- 6 readers -
  • AKQA named top agency at 2014 Digiday Awards

    … AKQA, Netflix and Bloomberg Media were awarded tonight at the 2014 Digiday Awards, honoring overall excellence and breakthrough achievement in digital media, marketing and advertising. AKQA was named the Most Innovative Agency for its achievements in the past year, specifically how the global shop has showed us the possibilities of virtual…

    Erin Phillips/ Digidayin Mobile Google- 31 readers -
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