Rank #1: Personal Branding: How to Create and Market Yourself - 292
Want to reach more subscribers, fans, or prospects? Wondering how building a personal brand can help?
In this episode, I interview Chris Ducker, serial entrepreneur and author of Rise of the Youpreneur.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/292
Mar 09 2018
Rank #2: Instagram Stories Strategy: How to Make Stories That Benefit Your Business - 311
Want to attract more leads with Instagram? Curious how a story arc on Instagram Stories can help?
In this episode, I interview Tyler J. McCall. He's an Instagram marketing expert who's focused on Instagram strategy.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/311
Jul 20 2018
Rank #3: Selling With Story: How to Make Your Customer the Hero - 211
Do you know what your customers really want? Want to discover how to share the solution they want and need in terms they understand?
In this episode, I interview Donald Miller, a story for business expert. He's CEO of StoryBrand, which helps businesses clarify messaging via workshops and consulting.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/211
Aug 19 2016
Rank #4: How to Create Ads That Move People to Action - 327
Want a faster, better way to optimize your ads? Did you know that focusing on customers' emotions can help?
In this episode, I interview Talia Wolf. She's the founder of an agency that specializes in conversion rate optimization for websites, landing pages, and advertisements.
Sponsored by Social Media Marketing World: http://www.socialmediaworld19.com
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/327
Nov 09 2018
Rank #5: 5 Social Tools for Social Media Marketers - 278
Want to save time creating content and ads for your social media marketing? Interested in tools that help you track content and ad performance?
In this episode, I interview Ian Cleary, the founder of a digital agency with a popular marketing technology blog. He's also the co-founder of an email marketing outreach tool.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/278
Dec 01 2017
Rank #6: The Facebook Algorithm Explained for Marketers - 274
Want to maximize the reach of your Facebook posts? Wondering how the Facebook relevance score and boosting posts can help?
In this episode, I interview Dennis Yu, a Facebook ads expert and CTO of BlitzMetrics: a business that's part school and part agency for social marketers.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/274
Nov 03 2017
Rank #7: Facebook Declining for Marketers: New Report
Hey there, Michael Stelzner coming to you with an important bonus episode.
I want to talk about some important new research that was just released.
Here’s what we’ll cover: The decline of Facebook for marketing, use of live video, Messenger bots, Instagram, and YouTube.
Check out the report at https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/report2019/
May 11 2019
Rank #8: Instagram Growth: How to Build a Community on Instagram - 121
Do you use Instagram in your social media marketing? Are you interested in growing your community on Instagram?
In this episode I interview Sue B. Zimmerman, known as the Instagram Gal. She co-authored the ebook, Instagram Basics for Your Business and taught Instagram Marketing for Small Businesses on CreativeLive.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/121
Nov 28 2014
Rank #9: Finding Your Spoken Voice: How to Become Believable - 161
Do you talk on podcasts or in video? Want to be more comfortable in front of the microphone?
In this episode I interview David H. Lawrence XVII, an actor and voice talent. You may know him as the evil Puppet Master in the Heroes TV show.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/161
Aug 26 2015
Rank #10: Visual Social Media: How Images Improve Your Social Media Marketing - 78
Do you use visuals in your social media marketing? Are you wondering how you can use images to take your marketing to a whole new level?
In this episode, I interview Donna Moritz, who is a social media and visual marketing expert. She's also the founder of Socially Sorted, a blog designed to help small businesses achieve more with visual social media.
Show Notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/78
Jan 31 2014
Rank #11: How to Optimize Your Facebook Ads: A Proven Approach - 263
Want to improve the performance of your Facebook campaigns? Wondering how to successfully test and fine-tune your Facebook ads?
In this episode, I interview Azriel Ratz, author of the Facebook Pixel eBook and the Facebook Ads Mastery online course. He manages Facebook ads for clients across the globe.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/263
Aug 18 2017
Rank #12: Phrases That Sell: 8 Copywriting Tips - 337
Want to write marketing copy that moves people to take action? Looking for tips from an expert copywriter?
To explore how to create phrases that sell, I interview Ray Edwards, one of the world’s leading copywriters.
Sponsored by Social Media Marketing World: http://www.socialmediaworld19.com
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/337
Jan 18 2019
Rank #13: Content for Business: How to Build Your Business on a Solid Content Foundation - 159
Do you have a great idea for a business? Wondering if content marketing will help move the needle?
In this episode I interview Joe Pulizzi, founder of the Content Marketing Institute, author of the book Epic Content Marketing and the founder of Content Marketing World, the leading conference for content marketers.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/159
Aug 21 2015
Rank #14: Facebook Marketing Plan: How to Grow Your Business With Facebook - 65
Do you have a Facebook marketing plan? Are you wondering how to grow your business with Facebook?
In this episode, I interview Amy Porterfield, co-author of Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies and host of the Online Marketing Made Easy podcast. She was also the very first Facebook community manager we ever had for Social Media Examiner.
Show Notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/65
Nov 01 2013
Rank #15: Facebook Growth: How to Create Huge Facebook Communities Without Advertising - 150
Wondering how to grow your Facebook following without resorting to paid advertising? Want to discover the secrets to getting more fans and driving them to your blog?
In this episode I interview Collin Cottrell, the founder of WhitetailOverload.com, a website dedicated to deer hunting. He's quickly built a massive following of more than 800,000 fans on his Facebook page, all without advertising.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/150
Jun 19 2015
Rank #16: Starting a YouTube Channel: How to Achieve YouTube Growth - 214
Do you have a YouTube channel? Want to optimize it to get more subscribers?
In this episode, I interview Tim Schmoyer, founder of Video Creators, a YouTube channel and website that helps people grow their YouTube subscribers.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/214
Sep 09 2016
Rank #17: Instagram Stories: How to Create Engaging Stories - 236
Do you use Instagram? Wondering how Instagram Stories work?
In this episode, I interview Sue B. Zimmerman, an Instagram marketing expert who helps businesses and marketers take their Instagram marketing to the next level.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/236
Feb 10 2017
Rank #18: How to Generate Revenue With Your Content - 265
Want to make money from your content? Wondering how a loyal audience can create business opportunities?
In this episode, I interview Joe Pulizzi, founder of the Content Marketing Institute and Content Marketing World. He's written five books including Epic Content Marketing and Content Inc.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/265
Sep 01 2017
Rank #19: Facebook Groups: How to Develop Engaging Communities - 299
Want to create an engaged Facebook group? Are you looking for creative ways to develop a loyal community inside a Facebook group?
In this episode, I interview Caitlin Bacher, a Facebook Groups expert who has helped many people start and grow successful Facebook groups.
Show notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/299
Apr 27 2018
Rank #20: Marketing Instagram Style: What Marketers Need to Know - 96
Do you use Instagram for marketing? Are you wondering how you can grow an Instagram following that will build your business?
In this episode, I interview Jenn Herman, who blogs at Jenn's Trends and is one of our top 10 social media blog winners for 2014. Her blog focuses on social media management.
Show Notes: https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/96
Jun 06 2014