How Much Meat Should You Eat? How Often?

How often should you eat meat? Vegetarian: “Never.” Michael Pollan and Mark Bittman: “Less than you do now.” NPR: “the best evidence suggests that cutting back to two to three servings a week is a good guide.”⠀ ⠀ Producing meat takes a lot of water. The global average water footprint – or the total amount of water needed – to produce one pound of beef is 1,799 gallons of water; one pound of pork takes 576 gallons of water. As a comparison, the water footprint of soybeans is 216 gallons; corn is 108 gallons. – says @food_tank⠀

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Why Your Social Media Marketing Strategy Needs to Include Instagram

Written by Mitchel Jordon

Instagram is one of the best social media platforms in the modern world. It provides perfect gateway to the world of photos and videos. The platform lets you reach out to the world via digital content and it certainly follows the gist of “a picture is worth a thousand words.”

Instagram is your perfect place to reach out to your target audience just by posting what they might be interested in. Instagram has millions of monthly active users and all the millennials are using it. You should also include Instagram in your business marketing because many businesses are successfully running campaigns for promoting their products on Instagram.

Let’s go through some important arguments about why Instagram should be a part of your marketing strategy.

Instagram has a huge user base

You won’t begin to believe the number of users Instagram is entertaining every moment. Just to add in to your surprise, let me tell you, Instagram has 700+ million monthly active users, 400+ million daily active users. The new feature of stories introduced by …

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How Can Instagram Help a New Business?

 

Instagram can also be used as an online marketing tool to develop your business. What makes it unique is that pictures can be shared easily and it is mobile-friendly too.

These are some the ways it can be helpful

        It draws followers to window-shop         You can get new business contacts         It can help increase sales         You can keep in touch with your customers         You can connect at a much more personal level

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Five Steps to Social SEO – Step 3: Find Your Media

This is a multi-part series written by Lee Schneider about how to be found online using social SEO.  [If you missed step one of this series, it’s right here and step two is here.]

Everybody talks about engagement, but does anybody really know what it means? For me engagement has a lot to do with loyalty. If people like the content that you’re putting out, they come back for more. Either it’s interesting, funny, or funny and/or interesting.  (For an example of funny and/or interesting, see @pourmecoffee on Twitter.)

If You Were a Content Tree, What Kind Would You Be?

To make social SEO work for you, you have to practice it. A lot. Some recommend posting a blog a day, or at least several times per week. To create all that content, you’d better like doing it. So we have to ask, What do you naturally like to do? Some of us are writers. Others are talkers, and still others are visual people. Take some time to think about the content you really enjoy posting …

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