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Yammer or Microsoft Teams: When to use what

I was recently involved in a discussion over coffee on when to use Yammer and when to use Microsoft Teams. Where are the tools different and how can an organization decide on when to use what? Here is my take on it. As I wrote in my post on the introduction of Microsoft Teams, both

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Tools for Team Productivity: Apply the One-In, Two-Out Rule

Tools for Team Productivity: Apply the One-In, Two-Out Rule

These tools won’t make your team more productive: Slack, Microsoft Teams, Yammer, Facebook Workplace, Hipchat, SharePoint. All these tools came to life because many people thought that there is an issue to be solved around teamwork and team productivity. The much hated email inbox was the target for a long time, after we realized that

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Why You Should Self Host your Blog, Podcast, Website

Starting your Website or Blog on a hosted platform will ease things, but as soon as you decide to be in it for the long run you better start self hosting your content. Why? Take a look at a few big content platforms: Medium, Soundcloud and tumblr Medium announced it will let go 50 employees

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New Years Clean Up for Digital Marketers

Did you enjoy a few days offline, spent some quality time with family and friends and are now staring at a full email inbox? Why not just spend half an hour on re-organizing all your subscriptions and notifications, deleting apps and accounts before starting into the new year with all the baggage from last year.

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How to Create Your Social Media Strategy

I have blogged about content sharing, blogging, tools, apps, and how to re-market your content, use specific platforms, but until now, not much about how to create your own social media strategy. Last Monday, I did a workshop on that topic, and this post is based on that. I will focus on the relevant questions

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Elementor - WordPress based Page Builder

Getting Started with Elementor Page Builder

Quickly building landing pages is often a requirement for digital marketers. In the last few years, the tools and apps supporting this task have become better and better. Elementor is a WordPress plugin that adds a page builder functionality to your existing WordPress theme and allows you to do exactly that. If you are used

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A first look at Microsoft Teams and how it compares to Yammer and Slack

Microsoft wanted to buy Slack, but that did not work out, and Microsoft developed its own social enterprise chat solution, called Microsoft Teams. Microsoft’s tagline for this new product is “a chat-based workspace in Office 365.” As I am a user of both Slack and Yammer, I activated Teams right after the announcement of the

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An Introduction to Web Push Notifications and How to Get Started

Push notifications were app-exclusive until April 2015. With Google Chrome version 42, website owners have the opportunity to get users back to their site by sending a push notification via browser. This post provides a brief overview of how push notifications work and what you, as a digital marketer, have to think about before implementing

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13 Ideas for How to Re-Market Your Content

13 Ideas for How to Repurpose Your Content

As a content creator, it can be frustrating to invest time and money in creating a blog and then not see the content picked up by anyone. However, that is a problem everyone faces, especially at the start of a content project. Creating content is one part of the effort, but you should set aside

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How to Get Started with the Enfold Theme

How to Get Started with the Enfold Theme

In one of my last posts, I praised WordPress as a must-know tool for marketers and talked about how it can help you quickly prototype a website project without technical skills. In this post, I want to go into detail about how this prototyping can be done with the Enfold Theme, one of the most-often

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Should You Use Medium for Your Next Blog Project?

Introduction In this post, I want to provide a brief overview for people who are thinking about starting a blog on Medium and dont want to figure everything out on their own. The blog platform launched in 2012, so it’s been around for a while. In the beginning of 2016, I decided to watch what’s happening on

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