Getting Social With Buffer

Using Buffer to simplify your social media scheduling.
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  • Lectures 12
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
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Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

We all know how powerful Social Media marketing can be, but it can also be time consuming. But it doesn't need to be. Letting your profiles go dormant is one of the worst things you can do in social media. With so many options for content, if you don't stay fresh, you can go from stale to the trash bin pretty quickly.

With Buffer, you can can schedule your posts across multiple platforms at the optimal times for your followers! Content nurtures relationships. Relationships build trust. Trust builds loyalty. Make sure your content is getting to the right eyeballs at the right times.

This course will take you through setting up your Buffer account and getting started with this simple platform.

We will cover:

  • The Buffer Features and Plans
  • Scheduling content
  • Curating content with Feeds
  • Using the Browser Extension
  • Setup and use of the iOS App
  • Creating social images with Pablo
  • Setup your own custom branded URL

  • Don't let your social media get away. Get ahead of it before it gets ahead of you!

    What are the requirements?

    • You will need at least one social profile (Twitter/Facebook/LinkedIn/G+/Pinterest)
    • A desire to better your social media marketing

    What am I going to get from this course?

    • Setup a Buffer account
    • Add social profiles
    • Post and Schedule content using the Buffer web interface
    • Setup your own custom branded short URL

    Who is the target audience?

    • Users who think social media takes too much time
    • Business owners who want to streamline their social connections
    • Social starters who want to take on the social landscape

    What you get with this course?

    Not for you? No problem.
    30 day money back guarantee.

    Forever yours.
    Lifetime access.

    Learn on the go.
    Desktop, iOS and Android.

    Get rewarded.
    Certificate of completion.


    Section 1: Using Buffer

    What you can expect from this course.


    Many people are still confused about what Social Media actually is. Let's take a look!


    Let's setup a Buffer account!


    Let's walk through the Buffer web interface.


    Let's schedule some content with Buffer!


    How to share Images and Videos with the Buffer web interface.


    Adding RSS feeds for curating content.


    Reviewing your posts to see what's working and what's not.

    Section 2: Extensions and More!

    Installing and using the Buffer Browser Extensions with the Simple Editor and the Power Scheduler.


    Using Pablo to quickly create social images.


    Brand your links with your own custom short URL using Bitly.


    In this video we take a look at the Buffer iOS app

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    Instructor Biography

    Kray Mitchell, Web Technologist

    He's a devil's advocate, he's a strategic thinker, he's a technologist and he's an educator. Since 1997 Kray has been building websites and diving headfirst into the world of web and technology. From building websites to implementing technical solutions for companies of all sizes, he has designed for print, directed for TV, taught in the classroom and mentored the eager.

    Kray loves to teach, speak and inspire. With an eclectic background in Information Technology, TV and Film, Graphic Design, he brings a wide range of experience and expertise to all his projects.

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