The Weekly Compete Pulse

These are the articles we read this week and found interesting for online marketers.

ClickZ shares with us an article about 3 brands that were able to increase their Facebook “Likers” by the hundreds of thousands by simply promoting with a Facebook ad: Brands ‘Like’ Facebook Ads: 3 Case Studies

Never forget the value of video! Internet Retailer explains how one company, Living Direct, uses video demonstrations to increase sales: Better Living Through Video

Still trying to get your blog to explode? SocialMediaExaminer highlights three tips to reach successful blog growth: 3 Ways to Achieve Explosive Blog Growth

Crises sneak up on every brand and are impossible to avoid! Social Media Today reminds us the value of brands’ Facebook pages during a crisis, and “how they can put their social media channels to the best use in the case of a crisis”: Using Your Facebook Page in a Crisis

Hoping to have a very merry holiday season this year? InternetRetailer reminds us a few tricks to help spread the holiday spirit and increase sales and traffic in the upcoming season: How E-retailers Can Have a Very Merry Holiday Season

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