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

    … and attribution-free images that you can use immediately. Typorama includes access to a ton of royalty-free images. At the moment, Typorama is available only for Apple devices and costs $1.99 to access all of its features. A Beautiful Mess A Beautiful Mess is another solid mobile app that you can use to create great-looking content. What sets…

    Social Media Examinerin Social- 5 readers -
  • #Twitter10k, Facebook Instant Articles, and the Future of Native Social Content

    At the beginning of the year, rumors started swirling that Twitter users soon won’t be restricted by a 140-character limit. They’ll be able to tweet content that’s up to 10,000 characters long. In other words, you’ll be able to tweet an entire blog post that doesn’t leave the Twitter ecosystem. Facebook rolled out Instant Articles to a select group of publishers last fall ( ...

    AllTwitter- 13 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- 17 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- 15 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- 24 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

    … Recently, Bitly announced that Matt Thomson would be joining the executive team as Chief Product Officer. Thomson, who helped other SaaS companies such as Klout and Lithium develop and execute product strategy, will be setting the vision for the product team at Bitly. Mark Josephson, CEO of Bitly, welcomed Thompson: Matt has proven experience…

    Inside Facebook- 14 readers -
  • The Top 5 Free Content Analytics Tools

    … marketer worrying about engagement stats, there are options, many of which are free. Analytics tools are key to today’s marketing success, and of all the choices out there, five stand above the rest as particularly useful for content strategists. Let’s take a look. 1. Google Analytics Google Analytics is the go-to platform for many marketers, in large…

    Amanda Walgrove/ The Content Strategistin Content Twitter- 28 readers -
  • 5 Ways to Improve Your Instagram Marketing

    … is to use a trackable link in your Instagram profile. Instead of listing the full URL, get a Bitly or link that allows you to track clicks. Create a trackable link to accurately track your Instagram traffic. Use a trackable link for each of your Instagram URLs. That way, you can check the analytics for that specific link and get a real…

    Social Media Examinerin Social- 32 readers -
  • 5 Techniques to Drive Clicks From Twitter

    … Nevada Beer isn’t necessarily associated with space exploration, it was probably a bit puzzling — and thus click-enticing — to the brand’s follower base. Fun fact of the day: Earth isn’t the only place in the galaxy in the Halloween spirit. — Sierra Nevada Beer (@SierraNevada) October 27, 2014…

    Lucy Hitz/ Simply Measuredin Social Twitter- 4 readers -
  • AKQA named top agency at 2014 Digiday Awards

    …. Now it’s using those proceeds to reach a broader audience of movers and shakers. The media arm has breathed new life into Bloomberg Businessweek, launched a luxury magazine, and hired a slew of prominent executives and journalists. And it’s doing this with a subscription-based model that would be the envy of any media company. Under the leadership…

    Erin Phillips/ Digidayin Mobile Google- 29 readers -
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