One of the most important and basic skills of a social media marketer is to think and understand quickly and stay one step in front of the competition. With the right tools, you can achieve this skill without breaking your head too much. In this blog post, we will talk about 10 such social media tools that will not only make you a better marketer but also increase your productivity.

So, let’s talk about each one of them one by one.

#1 Design Wizard

The creative you use in your online advertisements or print ads plays a crucial role in CTR of your campaign. This tool lets you choose, design and create images best-suited for your target audience. It provides easy to use dashboard which allows you to create great images within few minutes.

Design Wizard allows you to magically resize your designs. Upload your fonts, photos, logos and create custom color palettes or choose from their full range of styles and designs included in the thousands of pre-made templates..

#2 Talkwalker

It is a is a social media analytics and monitoring tool.  Talkwalker is a powerful marketing analysis tool that strengthens your engagement on social networks. It monitors what’s happening on all social channels and online media in real-time, on all markets, in 187 languages.

You can find out what customers think about your campaigns, products, events, earnings calls, and brands. Or track your brand awareness and message impact globally.

#3 Ontraport

ONTRAPORT is the most powerful visual marketing automation and reporting platform in the world that incorporates everything from email to task management in one location. The tool allows you to find new opportunities, catch real-time reports of campaigns, and get bottom-line predictions of your contact’s activity.

#4 Yotpo

Yotpo gives you a way to mobilize your customers’ enthusiasm for your brand. You can collect and amplify the reach of those reviews. Those user-generated reviews will help other potential customers decide to invest in your product.

 

#5 Botletter

BotLetter is a very effective tool to send the newsletter or other messages from Facebook Messenger. BotLetter allows you to grow your subscriber list, send your subscribers messages on Messenger, and analyze your performance.

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BotLetter is easy to use if you are using Email marketing tools for a while now. The main difference is that while you send emails with email marketing tools, you send Messenger messages to Botletter. Besides crafting your message, you can also add a Messenger card to an image, title, and call-to-action.

#6 Pixel Me

Pixel Me is not just a URL shortener like goo.gl and bit.ly etc. It allows you to include a retargeting pixel in a link. When people click on your PixelMe links, you’ll be able to retarget them with ads on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and more.

You just have to Simply copy and paste your link into PixelMe and let it generate a shortened link for you. When enough people click on that link, you’ll be able to create a custom audience in the ad platforms and retarget them with a very relevant ad.

#7 Content Studio

ContentStudio is a social media content curation tool that allows you to discover content, schedule posts, and automate campaigns. It helps you to find content quickly using its discovery feature, you can search for a particular topic, select content sources, and filter the content as you prefer.

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The tool also allows you to share content on your social media profiles, you can share it using ContentStudio’s composer, which will recommend images and hashtags for your post.

#8 Quuu Promote

Quu is another social media tool which connect you with the influencers. It also suggests content for your social media sharing. Quuu Promote, on the other hand, lets you promote your content by suggesting it to the regular Quuu users.

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To promote your content through Quuu Promote, you just have to create the social media post you want Quuu users to share and select the interest group that your content belongs to. After your post is reviewed, it will be suggested to Quuu users who want content suggestions from that interest group, and then shared on social.

#9 Story Slicer

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Story Slicer helps you split your long videos into short clips so that you can post them as stories on Instagram, Facebook, WhatsApp, and more. Using Story Slicer is as simple as picking a video and selecting your preferred platform for the clips. Story Slicer will split your video into appropriate length and save them in your camera roll.

#10 Planable

Planable is a collaboration and planning tool for social media teams. Instead of using a combination of tools such as Dropbox and Google Sheets, you can get feedback, discuss ideas, and schedule posts from a single location.

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When you create and save a new post, your post will appear on the Facebook Page as though it has been published.

Conclusion

From creating the right content to finding the best time to publish, engaging with your online community, and staying ahead of trends, these 10 tools are indispensable for the busy marketer. Each one will allow you to stay in touch, increase your reach, and build a loyal and engaged audience in 2018.