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How To Get More Out of Your Content

How To Get More Out of Your Content

Here's a break down to see exactly how many people visit the most popular platforms.

  • Facebook has 2.5 billion monthly users
  • YouTube gets 2 billion people logging in every month.
  • Instagram, which is also owned by Facebook, sees 1 billion unique visitors each month.
  • Twitter sees about 330 million visitors every month.

In order to appeal to those consumers, creating content that will grab their attention and provide them value will be a priority for brand's and personal businesses moving forward. 

Here are top 4 areas to consider when producing content and increasing the usability of your content across media features. 

1. Use Your Social Media Channels to Amplify & Increase Your Content Reach⁣

2. Start a podcast or take your content and media news put it to audio on a podcast or start utilizing Twitter Threads and Audio Tweets.⁣

3. Add your press releases or latest podcast, news, or articles to your email signature, or if you're trying to grow your email list add text and language to the same signature.⁣

4. Add video to your social media content and or start filming your next podcast or record your top expert or leader discussing your latest news, press, etc. Video can then be amplified off Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, IGTV and more.⁣

To learn more and create a quality strategy, let's connect 

Timing is everything, best times to post on social media!

The best time to post on Social Media in 2020 | An Infographic

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Interview with Sue B. Zimmerman - The Instagram Expert

 Margaret Fontana Media presents an interview with
Sue B. Zimmerman - The Instagram Marketing Expert 

Sue B. is an insightful, energetic, and in-demand online marketing educator, influencer speaker, and a no-BS business coach. Sue B. is a popular CreativeLive Instructor and has been named by Huffington Post as one of the “Top 50 Must-Follow Women Entrepreneurs” as well as “The Top 50 Social Media Marketing Influencers” by TopRank Marketing, and “Top Female Business Influencers of 2019” by Fit Small Business. Sue’s blog was ranked as one of the Top 10 social media blogs in 2017 by Social Media Examiner.
Whether she’s taking a global stage, or speaking at an industry conference, like Social Media Marketing World, or working one-on-one with her clients, Sue B. is driven to help business owners leverage the power of Instagram to meet (and exceed) their business goals. As a lifelong entrepreneur, Sue B. has over 30 years of business experience. And, with her extensive knowledge and implementation of social media, it is Sue B.’s mission to teach, mentor, and empower others.

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About Margaret Fontana Media

About Margaret Fontana: 
Margaret Fontana is an award winning media executive with a storied reputation and experience throughout not for profit, health care, film, media, television and digital-driven broadcast industries. 

Margaret has worked as a writer for various documentary and educational programs and as a producer in both talk television for NBC, Studios USA, Fox, Discovery Channel and independent documentary productions. Fontana's professional experience also spans over 10 years in corporate Fortune 500 not for profit, where she led the award winning digital media, web, paid advertising, content programming and video production strategies.  

Margaret is also the Founder of The Filmmaker Forum, an online resource and community for aspiring and experienced arts, media and filmmaking professionals. Students welcome as well. In keeping with her cultural first generation Italian roots, Margaret is also the Founder of another popular online community and blog called Italian American Girl with over 45,000 members across various social media networks.  The community has become an online networking resource for many Italian Americans to share educational stories, history, ancestry traditions and connections.  Margaret also features celebrities, musicians and filmmakers on the blog.  

Margaret also enjoys contributing her time to the James R. Halsey Foundation of the Arts, a local NJ non-profit working to support arts education programs in Trenton, N.J.  The foundation guides students in learning about filmmaking, the arts and business to further their skills for career development.  

Margaret is also the host of the self produced podcast called, The Margaret Fontana Media Podcast Show, featuring topics in media, film, digital marketing and more.  (Available on iTunes, Spotify and more)  

In her "free" time, Margaret acts as a guest speaker and digital influencer while regularly presenting and teaching on media topics at Rider University and national digital conferences including Advertising Week in New York City. 

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