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Facebook F8: A Little Human Connection Goes a Long Way

Facebook F8: A Little Human Connection Goes a Long Way

At this year’s Facebook Developer Conference, Mark Zuckerberg was quick to address the (not-quite) Elephant in the News, acknowledging recent data privacy issues and outlining the steps Facebook is taking to return to its main focus as a social network: connecting people with others in their lives. He also announced a new dating app, another […]

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The Key Elements of Successful Audience Optimization

The Key Elements of Successful Audience Optimization

Audience optimization is one great way to ensure your social ad campaigns meet your goals. However, what’s involved with optimization, and what things should you keep in mind to maximize the effectiveness of your campaigns? In this article, we discuss the main elements of audience optimization and how to set your social campaigns up for […]

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How to Use Facebook Messenger to Drive Business Results

How to Use Facebook Messenger to Drive Business Results

Why advertise on Facebook Messenger? Over the last few years messaging has become more important and popular. Believe it or not, since the beginning of 2015, there have been more people using messaging apps than social networks. We recommend that all forward-looking advertisers consider where messaging stands in their social media strategy. Businesses might be […]

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How to Use Marin Social to Overcome Targeting Issues

How to Use Marin Social to Overcome Targeting Issues

In its effort to protect its users’ privacy, Facebook is focusing on data security. With the introduction of changes around access of information via their API, it’s now easier for folks on Facebook to find and manage their privacy settings. As part of the strategy, Facebook also removed some targeting options dependent on third-party data […]

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How to Use Facebook’s Lookalike Audiences to Scale Your Campaigns

How to Use Facebook’s Lookalike Audiences to Scale Your Campaigns

Lookalike audiences are the Facebook feature when it comes to audience targeting. If you’re looking to scale your campaigns and more, it’s a must-consider option. The Basics: What Is It and How Does It Work? You can use lookalike targeting to find similar users to your core audience based on interests, click behavior, and conversion […]

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The Mobile Shopping Experience on Facebook

The Mobile Shopping Experience on Facebook

It’s no mystery that most people connect to Facebook through the mobile app. What’s still a puzzle, however—at least for certain advertisers—is how to tailor ad messaging and strategy to suit mobile devices. Shopping advertisers often adjust campaign structures and overall approaches according to a brand’s products and business model. Additionally, there are several things […]

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How to Improve Your Campaign Performance in Facebook Auctions

How to Improve Your Campaign Performance in Facebook Auctions

You may be familiar with existing best practices for Facebook ad auctions, understand how they work, and know how to efficiently optimize your campaigns. The only constant is change, however, and maximizing success on Facebook auctions is no exception. As Facebook improves their algorithmic solutions and the ad auction becomes more competitive, here are a […]

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Marin’s Thoughts (and Policies) on Data Privacy

Marin’s Thoughts (and Policies) on Data Privacy

There’s been no shortage of recent Facebook headlines, with data privacy and the responsibilities of tech powerhouses leading the conversation. At Marin, we believe Facebook remains an important way for brands to connect with their customers. With these events and the upcoming implementation of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we think it’s a […]

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So Your Social Ad Performance Is Declining—How Do You Fix It?

So Your Social Ad Performance Is Declining—How Do You Fix It?

Although it’s a great feeling when social ad campaigns are on auto-pilot, functioning automatically, and blasting out to all the audiences we’ve carefully selected, it could happen—we start seeing stunted reach, fewer clicks, and sluggish conversion rates. At these moments, it’s time to roll up our sleeves and investigate the most common culprits for dips […]

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Marketing on Facebook: Analyzing the Results of an A/B Scope of Test

Marketing on Facebook: Analyzing the Results of an A/B Scope of Test

In the previous article in our Marketing on Facebook series, we looked at how to build a robust A/B scope of test framework to help uncover optimal relevance and ROAS. In our third and final post, we analyze the results of our test and formulate an action plan. (Be sure to refer back to the […]

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