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NEW Summer 2018 Internship: Graphic Designer Needed

We’re looking for a Graphic Design Intern to join us this summer in Austin! As a graphic designer at Social Summer Camp you’re required to be a skilled designer with an imaginative mind, a heart for creativity and an eye for design. This position provides the opportunity to let creativity flourish in a unique start-up environment for a variety of different clients and exponentially expand a portfolio.As a Graphic Design Intern, you will work to create social site graphics including...

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Facebook’s Organic Reach Change… What’s Really Happening?

The new year brought extreme changes to Facebook’s algorithm that frightened many brands and marketers on social media. According to many, Facebook’s update allegedly could result in a decline in reach for organic posts made by brands or companies on Facebook.Don’t you overwhelm yourself, let’s be clear here: This news isn’t really new and nothing is really changing. Facebook has been changing their algorithm quite frequently for years now and we have already seen changes similar to this before.In...

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Summer Internship: Social Media Community Manager

We’re looking for a community manager intern to join us this Summer in Austin! You’ll gain hands-on experience that will prepare you for a future in social media marketing industry. Your days will be filled with content writing, image creation, analytics reporting and paid advertising for summer camps across the country.Community Management Intern This PAID position requires an enthusiastic self-starter that is interested in social media marketing, advertising or public relations. You’ll gain essential skills related to social media, community management and...

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Staying Relevant on Facebook After Big Changes

As we see Facebook making big changes to their algorithm these next few months, we are looking for new ways to make content interesting and relevant to the audience for success on the platform. Adam Mosseri, Head of News Feed at Facebook, describes that Facebook will be focusing on content with “meaningful interactions”. This means that marketers should be able to adapt to changes and create content that will encourage engagement and conversation. Here are some tips to consider when...

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Predicting Social Media Trends for 2018

In the past year, we saw a number of trends and consistencies throughout several social platforms that only has us wondering what’s to come in 2018! From the rise in “stories” on Instagram, to the expansion of live streaming on Facebook, to the increase in character limit on Twitter, all social media platforms have marketers at the tips of their toes, trying to adapt and stay on top of their online game.As 2018 begins, we can only hope to see...

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Big Changes Coming to Social Media’s Biggest Platform

 Written by Social Summer Camp intern, Breanna Salinas.Facebook recently announced big changes coming to user’s news feed after taking feedback from their consumers.An outline of the major changes we’ll be seeing:Facebook’s news feed will favor users friends and family’s content over brand and publishers content. Last Thursday, Mark Zuckerberg shared a message with the Facebook community announcing the reasoning behind this change. Through feedback from the community, Zuckerberg learned that they were feeling overwhelmed with content from businesses,...

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5 Ways To Use Instagram Stories Highlight Feature for Your Camp

Written by Social Summer Camp intern, Breanna Salinas.How to Utilize Instagram Stories Highlights for Your CampInstagram’s newest update is here and it’s more innovative than ever! Last month Instagram released its newest features: Instagram Stories Highlights and Stories Archive. The new update now gives users the ability to post Instagram Stories that do not expire and will archive the stories so the content is not lost forever.Instagram Stories Highlights, or your permanent stories, will exist in a new section directly...

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How to Keep Your Content Feeling Fresh Each Social Media Platform

Written by Social Summer Camp intern, Breanna Salinas.In the world of marketing, social media is a huge platform that many brands, companies and organizations use to help promote their services or products to attract consumers. Successful accounts are able to deliver content that makes their followers engaged.Your social media relevancy relies heavily on your content. The most challenging obstacle for planning a social media strategy is making content appropriate for its platform. It can be difficult to make sure your...

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Give the Gift of Camp This Holiday Season – The Perfect Gift and Campaign

Written by Social Summer Camp intern, Breanna Salinas.What does the holiday season mean to you? For some, it means the time of year to guess what presents are hidden in the pile of wrapped gifts or just another vacation from school. For many, it’s the time to reflect and give back to their families, friends or communities.With the holiday season quickly approaching, it's easy to get overwhelmed with holiday parties, decorating homes or finding the perfect gifts for friends...

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How Your Organization Can Benefit From #GivingTuesday

You may have heard of #GivingTuesday or may have seen a brand’s campaign for #GivingTuesday online, but what exactly is it and how can it help your organization? #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving to families, communities, charities, companies non-profit and for-profit organizations through donations or fundraisers all through the power of social media. #GivingTuesday is known as being the day of generosity and giving back to the recipient of your choice. The movement takes place the first Tuesday...

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