With about five days left in 2021, we’ve got just enough time for a recap. We’ve written 52 McNutt & Partners blogs this year, but we’ve narrowed it down to a select few that we thought were especially useful, interesting and/or representative of the times we’re living in. Take a look at McNutt & Partners’ Top 10 blogs of 2021.
“The Anatomy of a Marketing Social Post,” Jan. 4, 2021
The word “anatomy” may conjure intimidating memories of sitting in high school science class. But don’t be scared. We’ve broken down a marketing social post into some of its most base parts to help get you started. Read the blog.
“Why We See Digital Ads After Talking About Something,” Jan. 25, 2021
Are Facebook and Instagram “listening” to us? In a way, yes—but not in the way you might think. We see digital ads after talking about something because social media apps like Facebook and Instagram are extensively tracking our actions, both online and off. Read the blog.
“4 Ranking Factors That Affect Facebook’s Algorithm in 2021,” March 8, 2021
Facebook uses its infamous algorithm to determine how it shows content to its users. Understanding Facebook’s algorithm in 2021 is important to know how your content is being interpreted. Read the blog.
“Blog Longevity: How Blogs Keep Helping Long After They Post,” April 12, 2021
Are blogs still relevant? Yes! Your blogs keep helping long after they post by contributing to both brand awareness and SEO efforts. Read the blog.
“8 Signs That It’s Time to Hire a Marketing Agency,” June 21, 2021
Sometimes all you need is a sign. Well take this as one! An agency can help alleviate the burden of daily marketing tasks so you can run your business uninterrupted. Read the blog.
“What’s in a Name? 5 Tips for Naming Your Social Media Pages,” July 5, 2021
Think of your social media pages as physical representations of your online identity. The way you name your business’ social platforms makes a difference in how you appear professionally and when it comes to the ability for people to find you online. Read the blog.
“10 Tips for Taking Marketing Photos on your Smartphone,” Aug. 23, 2021
You don’t always need fancy equipment and an expensive photographer for your marketing photo shoots. Taking marketing photos on your smartphone is an easy way to get into a consistent content-creating routine. Read the blog.
“Curating Local Content: Community News as a Marketing Strategy,” Oct. 11, 2021
Did you know that being a resource for local happenings can benefit you from a marketing standpoint? Using community news as a marketing strategy not only generates appeal for your brand by presenting you as a resource in your area, but it can also drive traffic to your website and other digital assets. Read the blog.
“Trending Now: Link Sharing on Instagram Stories,” Nov. 1, 2021
Link sharing on Instagram stories became a thing in 2021, and we’re signing the platform’s praises for making it a reality. Read the blog.
“Why It’s Time to Get on TikTok Right Now,” Nov. 29, 2021
You’ve been wondering, and we’re here to tell you: it’s time. In 2021, TikTok started to stand out as a true contender for social media marketers. Read the blog.
Well there you have it, folks: McNutt & Partners Top 10 Blogs of 2021. That’s a wrap on the year! As we wind down 2021, we’ll be excited to crank out more helpful content for you come January. Happy New Year from the McNutt & Partners team!
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