May 22, 2018

10 Things to Add to Your June Content Calendar

The first month of the summer presents several opportunities to create excellent content that connects to the warm weather, fun holidays, and local events. We’ve hand-picked 10 content ideas that you can make your own on your social media channels, or in your blogs and emails. We believe one of the best ways to connect with your audience is with timely, relevant content. Check it out!
March 21, 2018

How To Craft the Perfect Event Recap Blog or Email

The event you hosted is over, your guests have gone home, and everything has been packed away. Now what?  It’s time to focus on crafting an event recap blog or email to share with your attendees and your community!
November 15, 2017

5 Things to Add to Your December Content Calendar

It’s almost December, which means your audience is in holiday overdrive. Whether it comes to preparing for lots of family time, enjoying (or surviving) the winter weather, or gift buying, people are busy. With so many different companies competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategic content marketing.
November 2, 2017

Inspiring Examples of #ThrowbackThursday for Your Content Calendar

Adding trending hashtags to your hashtag strategy can be a great way to humanize your brand and inspire ideas for content. As one of the most popular trending hashtags, it’s almost guaranteed you’ll see #ThrowbackThursday circulate your social media feeds on any given Thursday of the month. For those of you who have always wondered what it means and have never mustered up the courage to use it, you’re in the right place.
October 25, 2017

5 Things to Add to Your November Content Calendar

Sweaters, turkey dinner, and putting up holiday lights are the things that come to mind for the month of November. It can get very loud in the marketing space during this time of year, so it’s essential your content marketing is creative enough to stand out from the noise.
February 3, 2017

#TeamOnsharp Welcomes Trevor Christiansen to the Business Development Team

Onsharp is excited to welcome Trevor Christiansen as a Business Development Representative. Originally from Valley City, North Dakota, Trevor graduated with a degree in Communication Studies from Minnesota State University Moorhead in 2011.
January 27, 2017

#HighFiveFriday to @WFPSchools for Bringing School Pride to Twitter

At Onsharp, we love seeing local companies, people, and groups taking part in the latest social media trends. To show our appreciation and love, we choose one amazing social media account to highlight in our High Five Friday series every other week. These accounts may excel because they used an awesome hashtag, have a stellar online presence, or are really good at interacting with their followers on social.
September 9, 2016

#HighFiveFriday to @FargoConnect for Keeping It Social at #FargoConnect16

When it comes to social media and events, taking offline conversation online can make all the difference for engagement. Encouraging attendees to share insights and connect with others digitally opens up another way for participants to connect with one another. And what’s more, individuals who may not be able to physically be at the event can follow the conversation via social media, expanding the overall reach and broadcast of an event as a whole. The team behind @FargoConnect knows and embraces this, which is why they’ve earned this week’s #HighFiveFriday.
August 25, 2016

5 Things to Add to Your September Content Calendar

September is near! For me, September means getting school supplies, leaves changing colors, homecoming, and the end of summer. I love this month because, for a lot of people, it means forming your regular routines and rhythms for the year. This also makes it an extremely important time of the year for marketers, as September offers a lot of great observances and events to add to your content marketing strategy.
July 26, 2016

5 Things to Add to Your August Content Calendar

August is near, which means we’re almost at the end of summer. Whether it’s enjoying the last few warm summer days or preparing to head back to school, August is an exciting time of year. That means there’s a lot to talk about. But with so many different things competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategically-timed content marketing.
July 22, 2016

Learn How Social Media Has Impacted American Crystal Sugar Company

At Onsharp, we love when companies use social media to enhance and grow their digital presence – that’s why we offer many digital marketing and social media services. We followed up with Lisa Borgen from American Crystal Sugar Company, one of our social media adopters, and asked her some questions about how their presence on social media has impacted their team and organization. Read on to hear what she had to say about their experience. 
July 19, 2016

How Social Media Can Help Recruit Talent to Your Team

At Onsharp, seeing companies use social media to grow their business, build relationships, and achieve goals is what gets us excited. And because we want to see more of it, we’re showcasing just a few of the ways social media can help your team recruit new talent.
July 12, 2016

How to Use Twitter Chats in Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

When you’re putting together your social media marketing strategy for your Twitter presence, one major opportunity to connect with others is often overlooked. Twitter chats are a great way to connect with like-minded individuals and share your expertise in your industry. Here are a few things you need to know and consider before you add Twitter chats to your Twitter strategy. What is a Twitter chat? A Twitter chat is a live conversation where a group of users share ideas, answer questions, and interact with one another on Twitter. Often times, there is a moderator or host who will pose […]
July 5, 2016

Tips for Promoting Jobs on Social Media

Finding the right talent for your organization is easier said than done.  According to a survey done by CareerBuilder, 48% of CEOs have said their companies have lost money due to inefficient recruiting. This statistic is pretty disheartening, but there’s a solution – social media.
June 28, 2016

5 Things to Add to Your July Content Calendar

July is right around the corner, and it’s a great month! We’ve got beautiful weather, the 4th of July, and quality time doing fun summer activities. What’s not to love? With so much going on, there’s a lot you can talk about with your audience. But with so many different things brands and companies trying to get your audience’s attention, you need to hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategically-timed content marketing.
May 23, 2016

5 Things to Add to Your June Content Calendar

June is right around the corner. Whether it’s spending time outside or enjoying the many events of summer, it’s an exciting time of year. With all that’s happening, there’s a lot to talk about with your audience. But with so many different companies competing for the attention of your audience, it’s essential you hit people with smart, targeted messages. That starts with strategically-timed content marketing.
May 19, 2016

#HighFiveFriday: 7 Ways @NDSUAthletics Accounts Crush Social Media

At Onsharp, we love seeing little moments being shared that give people a clear and meaningful understanding of what an organization, individual, topic is all about. So each week we choose a feature a person, group or organization that is using social media to make an impact. This week’s #HighFiveFriday goes to @NDSUAthletics and the other university athletic accounts for their great use of Twitter to pump up, update, and engage fans. While North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND, has delivered quality education to students for years, more recently the university has become a powerhouse in Division 1 athletic programs […]
May 5, 2016

#HighFiveFriday to @FargoAvalon for Inspiring Audiences

At Onsharp, we love seeing little moments being shared that give people a clear and meaningful understanding of what an organization, individual, or topic is all about. So each week we choose a feature a person, group or organization that is using social media to make an impact.
April 21, 2016

#HighFiveFriday to @CCRIMoorhead

At Onsharp, we get excited when businesses use social media to contribute to conversations happening in our local community.  We love seeing little moments being shared that give people a clear and meaningful understanding of what an organization or business is all about – whether that moment is focused on culture, mission, expertise, or more.
April 7, 2016

#HighFiveFriday to @MarchOfDimesND

At Onsharp, we love seeing little moments being shared that give people a clear and meaningful understanding of what an organization, individual, topic is all about. Each week, we feature a person or group using social media to make an impact. This week’s #HighFiveFriday goes to @MarchofDimesND for their great use of Twitter to help fulfill their mission.