6 Great Social Media Tools for Content Marketers
Online marketers and content creators make it look easy but here are some of the tools they use to make their posts look top-notch.
Ever wonder how online marketing experts create posts for social media? Simply put, they get help! Some creative geniuses developed these fabulous software tools to help make their jobs easier. Here are 6 of them that may help your business.
1-Hashtagify.me – This tool helps you search for an appropriate hashtag and can determine how popular it is. Simply type a hashtag you’re curious about and you’ll be able to see how well it performs. It also suggests other related hashtags. The tool ranges in price from $19/mth - $249/mth.
2-Grammarly – This is a wonderful tool for anyone doing lots of writing because it not only acts as a spell-check, but it also identifies grammar errors. You can use Grammarly just about everywhere including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Gmail. It scans your text for common and complex grammatical mistakes and suggests how to correct them. This is a free tool with some paid features.
3-SurveyAnyplace – One of the best ways to collect valuable data and increase brand perception is to create engaging surveys. These not only serve the purpose of gaining insights into consumer demands but can also be a fun way for people to share information about themselves that they wouldn’t have otherwise been inclined to share. This is where SurveyAnyplace can provide tremendous benefit. Their survey software creates fun-to-take questionnaires, with game-like elements that truly engage. They offer an offline feature which allows you to take the questionnaire anywhere anytime, even when you don't have an online connection. The surveys can be shared through multiple social media platforms. The tool is free for up to 20 responses and the Essential and Pro versions range from $29/mth – $49/mth.
4-Anchor – This is a free podcasting tool that enables anyone to create high quality audio and instantly be heard anywhere.
5-PowToon – Video has become an extremely powerful and important medium to reach your targeted audience either through a corporate pitch or through social media platforms. PowToon is an amazing tool that allows you to create engaging creative animated videos. There is a free version with paid options ranging from $19/mth - $99/mth.
6-Canva – Here is a tool that every social media guru needs. Canva helps you create graphics and high-quality images using layout, templates and other design elements. Although the free version is quite comprehensive, to unleash more nifty tools, the price ranges from $12.95/mth and up.