You can learn a ton from sneaking a peek at other people’s presentations. And SlideShare is the place to do that.
We snuck in to find you the best SlideShares on social media and content marketing – some from big hitters and some special finds from lesser-known bloggers.
50 Powerful Statistics About Tech Mega Trends Affecting Every Business
Created by: Vala Afshar
Key takeaways include the fact that Americans spend 2.7 hours a day socializing on mobile devices and that YouTube reaches more 18-34-year-old Americans than any cable network. Also, check out slide 21 for a mind-blowing LinkedIn stat.
If you enjoyed this, you might also like: 100 Must Follow on Twitter – 2014.
How to Tell Your Story in 2014 (The right way)
Created by: Gary Vaynerchuk
A wise man once said: “The shortest distance between a human being and truth is a story.” Vaynerchuk builds on this wisdom and shows the best way to tell your business story in 2014. How does he do it? Through a story. Brilliant.
A Dr. Seuss-Inspired Guide to Twitter
Created by: Hootsuite
With quirky illustrations and rhymes to match, this Seuss-esque slideshow is both an excellent guide to getting started on Twitter and an example of how to create imaginative content. Enjoy!
You may also like: The Number One Mistake Everybody Makes on Twitter by Gary Vaynerchuk.
14 B2B Marketing + Social Media Stats for 2014
Created by: Lauren Gray
Did you know that 45% of B2B marketers have gained a client through LinkedIn? And that 91% of B2B marketers are using content marketing? Check out the slides for 12 more stunning stats about how marketers us social media.
Content Marketing Lessons from Kevin Spacey
Created by: Content Marketing Institute
If you’re a House of Cards fan or you enjoy a good Spacey movie, then you’ll love this SlideShare featuring Kevin Spacey quotes and how they apply to content marketers.
Creating a Social Media Strategy
Created by: Debra Askanase
This SlideShare guides you step-by-step through developing a social media strategy. You’ll discover how to learn from your competitors, how to create an effective social media funnel, and the major components of an effective social strategy.
13 Killer Social Media Statistics from 2013
Created by: Adam Vincenzini
Our favorite stat from this SlideShare? Over a quarter (27%) of online time is spent on social media – more than anything else. It’s also good to know that your first three tweets of the day are the most important, as engagement declines after three tweets.
If you enjoyed this, you might also like: 14 Social Media Trends for 2014, also by Adam Vincenzini.
10 Tips For Marketing Your Business On Pinterest
Created by: Matt Siltala
Are you a mom? Then you’re 61% more likely to visit Pinterest than the average American. And get this: women are five times more likely to be on Pinterest than men, and women are responsible for 85% of consumer purchases. If you’re a B2C brand, what are you waiting for? Get on Pinterest! And check out this SlideShare for tips on getting started.
The Fundamentals of Blogging
Created by: HubSpot
Find out the basics of blogging – from creating a buyer persona to SEO to blog post formatting. Even experienced bloggers will enjoy the stats (check slide 36 to find out how frequently you should update your blog).
If you liked this, you’ll also enjoy: Blogging For Business: A Beginner’s Guide to Successful Blogging by Nikki Little.
A SlideShare about SlideShare
Created by: Rishma Kassam
Having seen all this awesome SlideShare content, are you tempted to create your own? Before you do, check out this SlideShare about SlideShare. You’ll discover whether SlideShare is right for you and pick up tips on how to make the most of the presentations you share.