Our Top 10 Social Media Articles of All Time

Social media has become an integral part of every digital marketing strategy. Here at Blue Compass, we utilize social media everyday to help our clients connect with their target audiences. That’s why we love to research the latest updates on social media platforms and share our insights on our blog! In celebration of Social Media Day on June 30, take a look at the ten most popular social media articles from our blog and learn how you can use social media to grow your brand online.


1. Social Media Marketing | Des Moines Brands Leading the Way

Blue Compass is proud to be a part of the Des Moines community and involved in its expanding business market. We’re also very excited that local businesses have gotten on board with social media marketing and are taking advantage of their digital platforms to reach customers. Here, we highlight a few Des Moines businesses that are winning the social media marketing game. Read the article.


2. Social Media Trends We’re Seeing in 2017

Social media is constantly changing, and it can be difficult to stay up-to-date with the latest trends. Learn about the latest updates on each social media platform with our article about the trends we’re noticing in 2017. Read the article.


3. Digital Marketing and the Des Moines Downtown Farmers’ Market

Who knew there were so many similarities between digital marketing and the Downtown Farmers’ Market? Our experts at Blue Compass connected the dots for you. Just like each authentic item you find at the Downtown Farmers’ Market, every social media platform has its own unique set of features. Read the article.


4. 10 Ways to Become a Social Media Rockstar

If you’re ready to kickstart your social media strategy, here’s a handy guide with all the important information you need to know. This article touches each platform with helpful tips, strategies and more from our social media experts. Read the article.

Business Tools on Instagram

5. Business Tools on Instagram and How You Can Utilize Them

If you’re looking to boost your business through social media, check out what Instagram has to offer. These tools that were made specifically for businesses are a good way to upgrade your social media presence. Read the article.

Create Your Own Geofilter for Snapchat

6. Create Your Own Geofilter for Snapchat

Are you hosting an event soon? Even if you’re just trying to promote your brand, creating an awesome Snapchat geofilter is the perfect way to involve your customers and get more people talking about your business. This article will guide you through the specifics of how to create a geofilter and give your business a memorable and engaging wow-factor. Read the article.


7. How to Create a Pinterest Promoted Pin

Pinterest has many users, and your pins retain their value much longer than posts on any other social media platform, which makes this a valuable social media platform. Promoted Pins can help you target the right audience and reach even more users. Read our blog to learn how you can take the lead on Pinterest. Read the article.


8. Des Moines is Taking Social Media Marketing by Storm

Our hometown, Des Moines, is taking full advantage of using social media to influence their customers. Read this article to find out how small businesses can make a big name for themselves in the social realm. We’ll give you some tips to enhance your business’s social media presence and a few examples to keep an eye on for inspiration. Read the article.


9. What Designers Need to Know About Social Media

Want to know all the tricks for designing the perfect social media posts? Check out this article to learn everything you need to know about social media from sizing for multiple platforms to the best time of day to push your content. Read the article.

Social Media Evolving Fashion

10. Social Media: Evolving Fashion One Post at a Time

The fashion industry has really dug in and enhanced their social media presence lately. Find out how they capitalized on different forms of social media to showcase the newest designs and trends, then think about how you can do the same through social media in your line of business. Read the article.

Reach New Audiences with Social Media Marketing

As we surround ourselves with social media today, think about how you can improve your business’s social presence. If you need help organizing a social media strategy, designing a website or planning any aspect of digital marketing, reach out to Blue Compass for assistance! Our experts are ready to develop a game plan that will work well for your business and enhance your reach in the digital realm. These articles are just a sneak peek at what we can do to help you reach your full potential.

Blue Compass Digital Marketing Specialist, Mallory Cates
Mallory Cates

Mallory double majored, earning her B.S. in Marketing and Management from Iowa State University. She writes SEO-focused content pieces, creates effective digital marketing campaigns and executes social media and SEO campaigns to drive traffic back to clients' websites. Mallory is always eager to learn more about the latest trends in SEO and all things digital marketing and loves taking on new challenges. She has been featured in several blogs for her social media and content marketing expertise.