The Weekly Compete Pulse

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

Videos are becoming more and more present in everyday marketing, “To engage audiences with authentic, inspiring, entertaining content, and to encourage those viewers to share that content with their friends.” Mashable highlights 3 tips to help your brands’ videos go viral: 3 Things Any Video Needs to Go Viral

Getting ready for the Christmas Season? Search Engine Watch offers some advice to help companies prepare their social media strategy for Christmas Time Marketing: How to Use Social Media in Christmas Marketing

Facebook has teamed up with Bing, so what does this mean for online marketers?! Clickz explains to us why this dynamic duo “gives big brands and local businesses all the more reason to invest in increasing their Facebook presence.”: Bing Deal Could Extend Reach for Businesses on Facebook

Trying to add another dimension to your social media marketing? Social Media Examiner shares a video with a few key tips and ideas to help your brand integrate video into your social media marketing: How to Integrate Video Into Your Social Media Marketing

Internet Retailer brought us a second article this week about the Facebook-Bing partnership and how it will effect online retailers. Scott Wingo shares his insight, telling us the Like Button may “become strategic to search engine optimization or more of a product review, product recommendation vehicle that is integrated with search”: Like It or Not

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