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#SocialMedia - Daily Checklist

Distraction is the nature of social media. Geting lost in the endless stream of information happens to the best of us. You login with the best intentions to update your company's daily piece of content (as stated in your marketing strategy) and get out, but somehow... an hour has passed and you're climbing out of a rabbit hole of articles, filted photos, and viral videos... And you haven’t updated your status!

Enter your businesses’ social realm with this to-do list handy to ensure you achieve your daily social marketing objective fast & efficiently.


1 - Respond To Messages

Once upon a time, if a potential customer left a message for your company, you’d come back to a flashing red light on the phone at your desk. With so many social platforms, and within those [...] Read more

The Mecca of Marketing - Metric @ MozCon 2014


Last week, I had the pleasure of attending Mozcon 2014, a marketing conference held each year by MOZ.

With 29 speakers, MozCon was three days jam packed with inspiration. It was an awesome show this year with a ton of actionable takeaways for our team here at Metric.

Just for kicks, Team Metric Unites for FIFA 2014

The Metric team has really gotten into the World Cup spirit. We've got the games streaming in the production area & our office pool has gotten pretty competitive. 

Step-by-step Guide to Express Consent for Mailchimp & Constant Contact

It's days away from July 1st, 2014 - do you know who your consenting subscribers are? If you're a Mailchimp or Constant Contact user, here's the quick process for gaining express consent (getting your subscribers to physically opt-in again) before July 1st, 2014:

EY Entrepreneur of the Year Nomination

Metric Marketing's John McDonald has been nominated in the Technology & Communications category for the Prairies region in recognition of his vision, leadership and achievement in building a successful, growing, and dynamic business.