Over past few years we all have seen that influence of Social Media is getting bigger and bigger. It has become a boon to marketers and advertisers to promote business on this fast rising medium of internet. Use of social media on mobile devices is increasing world over day by day.

As a marketer or a small business owner you would want to make best use of this marketing channel and win in the business creating bigger audience and customer base.

Below are some handpicked resources which will help you to study all trends and predictions that will make prominent effect over your social media marketing strategy.

Forbes – 5 Social Media Trends That Will Change The Game In 2017

http://www.forbes.com/sites/tomward/2016/11/22/5-social-media-trends-that-will-change-the-game-in-2017/

http://www.forbes.com/sites/jaysondemers/2016/11/10/7-social-media-marketing-trends-that-will-dominate-2017/

Social Media Explorer – 5 Trends That Will Transform Social Media in 2017

https://www.socialmediaexplorer.com/content-sections/tools-and-tips/5-trends-will-transform-social-media-2017/

Infusionsoft – 10 Top Social Media Marketing Trends To Look Out For In 2017

https://learn.infusionsoft.com/marketing/social-media/10-top-social-media-marketing-trends-to-look-out-for-in-2017/

Talkwalker – The Top Social Media Trends for 2017 – The Influencers’ View

https://www.talkwalker.com/blog/2017-social-media-trends-influencers-view

Business 2 Community – 4 Trends to Watch on Social Media in 2017

http://www.business2community.com/social-media/4-trends-watch-social-media-2017-01715094

Inc. – Top 5 Social Media Trends for Businesses in 2017

http://www.inc.com/ryan-holmes/top-5-social-media-trends-for-businesses-in-2017.html

BrandWatch – Top Eight PredictionsFor Social Media To Watch in 2017

https://www.brandwatch.com/blog/social-media-trends-2017/

Buffer Social – Where Social Media Is Headed in 2017

https://blog.bufferapp.com/state-of-social-media

Dreamgrow – The Most Significant Social Media Marketing Trends for 2017

http://www.dreamgrow.com/social-media-marketing-trends-2017/

TopRank Blog – 9 Social Media Marketing Trends That Could Make or Break Your Business in 2017

http://www.toprankblog.com/2016/07/future-social-media-marketing/

Jeff Bulls – Top 10 Social Media Marketing Trends

http://www.jeffbullas.com/2016/09/19/0-top-social-media-marketing-trends-to-look-out-for-in-2017/

 

More Resources

http://www.socialmediatoday.com/social-networks/24-predictions-social-media-and-social-media-marketing-2017

http://www.marketingprofs.com/chirp/2016/30655/the-state-of-social-media-marketing-infographic

https://www.fastcompany.com/3000050/rules-social-media