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August 16, 2018

MeetEdgar Makes the 2018 Inc 5000 List

Before MeetEdgar, our CEO/Founder Laura Roeder started a small business that offered online courses to teach entrepreneurs and small business owners how to use social media as an effective marketing channel. From her personal need to automate social media, MeetEdgar was born. “When you make a company, you make a […]
August 8, 2018

What’s the Difference between a Facebook Page and a Facebook Profile… and Why Does It Matter?

Facebook has been having a heck of a 2018, which is why you’ve probably seen this ad on TV a few dozen times by now: It’s not all PR – Facebook really is working to improve the overall Facebook experience! They’re tightening up its data security, cutting off spam accounts, […]
August 8, 2018

Volunteer Days: How Our Team Serves Local Communities

At MeetEdgar, one of our three primary company values is Kindness. We talk about it a lot, but we also “walk our talk.” One way we choose to be kind and encourage kindness is offering our employees the perk of Volunteer Days. This means we give everyone who works at the […]
July 24, 2018

How to Use RSS Feeds to Save Time on Social Media

As handy as it is to use a social media scheduling tool – and we might be biased, but we think it’s pretty handy – you still can’t totally escape the necessary-but-kind-of-tedious task of actually adding social media updates. By using a tool that’s designed to add some of those updates […]
July 22, 2018

How MeetEdgar Does Parents’ Day (and Makes Time for Families Every Day)

We all know about Mother’s Day and we all know about Father’s Day, but did you know about Parents’ Day? Established in 1994 by President Bill Clinton, Parents’ Day occurs every fourth Sunday in July and exists to recognize, uplift, and support the crucial role of parents. Today, we recognize […]
July 19, 2018

Try This Formula for Writing Quick Variations on Your Social Media Updates

In case you missed it, Edgar has a new feature that makes it easier than ever to keep your social feeds looking fresh with the perfect spread of content! You can learn more about how it works here, but the short version is that every time you add a new […]
July 17, 2018

You Might Be Sitting on a Blogging Goldmine – Here’s How to Make Sure It Doesn’t Go to Waste

Imagine, for a minute, a world without reruns. No DVRs, no streaming, nothing – a TV show airs exactly once, and whether you missed it by an hour or by ten years, you’ll never get a chance to see it after that. (Have mercy! Spare us from this vision of […]
July 13, 2018

How to View (and Learn From) Other Brands’ Ads on Facebook and Twitter

Need a little inspiration for your Facebook ads? How about your promoted Tweets? If you’ve ever Googled something like “best Facebook ads,” then you’re going to want to know about this. In 2018, both Facebook and Twitter have taken steps to improve transparency on their networks – especially when it […]
July 11, 2018

Pros and Cons of Writing Articles on LinkedIn Instead of Your Blog

When you pop on over to your LinkedIn Feed, you probably see this enticing lil’ button right at the top: Question is, do you ever use it? Should you? LinkedIn’s on-site publishing platform is convenient, but when you also operate a blog for your business, it can feel a little redundant. […]
July 5, 2018

New Feature Alert: Create Quick Variations for Your Status Updates Using Edgar

From making sure your social media feeds look as fresh as possible to adhering to different social networks’ changing rules, it’s more important than ever to share a variety of social updates for each piece of content you want to promote. That’s where Edgar’s new variations feature comes in. Now […]
July 2, 2018

5X Your Lead Gen: Why 98% of Your Visitors Never Convert (And How To Change That)

It’s one thing to attract website visitors. It’s another to convince them to convert. That’s why so many business owners and marketers look at their stats – such as web traffic versus converted leads – and shake their heads over the disparity. If your traffic isn’t converting, you have to […]
June 26, 2018

An Inside Look at MeetEdgar’s Social Media

Transcript for An Inside Look at MeetEdgar’s Social Media To learn more about MeetEdgar’s webinar schedule and to catch us streaming live, visit MeetEdgar Live Webinars. All right, so we are like I said I’m going to get started here and if you have minutes. My colleague Jess is actually […]
June 26, 2018

How 17 Big Brands Are Using Instagram’s Carousel Feature

In early 2017, Instagram introduced the ability to include up to 10 images and videos in a single post – and since then, the feature has become HUGE for sharing content. (And for when you can’t choose just one selfie. It’s all in the angles!) Here’s an example from Entertainment […]
June 19, 2018

How to Create Super Shareable Content Exclusively for Social Media

You probably already know about the importance of sharing links to your own content on social media. (That’s part of the whole point of social media marketing, you know?) But not all of the stuff you post on social necessarily has to be a traffic-driver – in fact, some of […]
June 13, 2018

Establish Your Brand Voice for Social Media Success

Transcript for Establish Your Brand Voice for Social Media Success To learn more about MeetEdgar’s webinar schedule and to catch us streaming live, visit MeetEdgar Live Webinars. Megan: Hey guys, thanks for joining the MeetEdgar Webinar today. We are going to get started in a minute here. We are actually […]
June 5, 2018

Ten Social Media Tips in Ten Minutes

Transcript for: Ten Social Media Tips in Ten Minutes To learn more about MeetEdgar’s webinar schedule and to catch us streaming live, visit MeetEdgar Live Webinars. [01:00] … Hey guys, thanks for joining today. We will go ahead and get started here shortly. [01:38] … So there is a chat over on […]
June 5, 2018

Need a Break From Writing Blog Posts? Create These Types of Content Instead

A lot of content marketing advices hinges on blogging. Write blog posts, use those to drive traffic to your site, repeat – you know the drill. But what if you don’t like writing blog posts? What if you HATE writing blog posts? Are there no other options? (Okay. Deep breaths.) There […]
May 29, 2018

How to Engage and Build Your Audience on Social

Transcript for How to Engage and Build Your Audience on Social To learn more about MeetEdgar’s webinar schedule and to catch us streaming live, visit MeetEdgar Live Webinars. Hey guys. Thanks for joining the webinar today. We’ll get started here in a couple of minutes. I appreciate your patience as […]
May 29, 2018

How Categorizing Your Blog Posts (and more) Simplifies Your Social Media Scheduling

You know that feeling where you just had tacos for lunch, and then tacos for dinner, and then the next day someone suggests tacos for breakfast, and it’s like, “Gregory, please, this is way too many tacos in a row.” That’s how your social media followers feel when you don’t maintain […]
May 22, 2018

How to Properly Size Your Images for Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn

So – you want to make sure the images you share on social media are all the right sizes, so they don’t show up looking all wonky with busted cropping and whatnot. Who wouldn’t? The thing is, finding where different networks list their recommended image sizes is super annoying. That’s […]