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Keep tabs on LinkedIn performance in SND Post Manager

As LinkedIn becomes more important to publishers looking to diversify their traffic, we’re adding new metrics to SND Post Manager to help you track how your LinkedIn content is performing. Here’s what’s new: Likes: Times people have applied a Like in response to your post. Comments: Comments made on your post. Engagement: Interactions plus the number of clicks…

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Traffic Drivers: 10 Ways to Get Clicks (Alternate Title: How to NOT Depend on Organic Facebook Traffic)

Notice your traffic from Facebook is in steep decline? It’s by design. News has been de-prioritized in the Feed (notice, it’s not called News Feed anymore). But, you’re the master of your own domain and there are other ways to get clicks. SND is bolstering you with 10 ways to drive traffic without being at…

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6 LinkedIn Best Practices for Newsrooms

When it comes to sharing new content, LinkedIn is a new frontier for many newsrooms. We’ve gathered a few tips to help you get started down the path of success! Start Publishing Regularly Since most newsrooms have historically used LinkedIn only as a place to announce company news, publishing to LinkedIn isn’t second nature yet….

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LinkedIn Publishing Arrives in SND Dashboard

As diversifying your newsroom’s social strategy becomes more and more important, Social News Desk now supports LinkedIn publishing in SND Dashboard. And that means publishing to your newsroom’s LinkedIn page couldn’t be easier! LinkedIn has historically been thought of as a recruiting tool – or maybe something you only log in to when you’re looking…

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