Effective Social Media Marketing on a Shoestring Budget

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As a small business, budgets are tight — especially in these uncertain economic times. Moreover, any entrepreneur knows that marketing — especially social media marketing — is a key factor for any business that wants new customers. However, today’s social media and digital marketing tools, are free to use if you know how to use… Read more Effective Social Media Marketing on a Shoestring Budget

Marketing on Social Media with no Tactical Plan is Wasted Effort

having a tactical plan is smart

Have you ever planned a big trip? I’m talking about a longer-than-a-weekend vacation or a major relocation trip. It takes a good tactical plan to make the trip enjoyable and worry-free. Back in the mid ’80s, I had the opportunity to spend 21 days traveling by myself through Italy. I’d been working on an Italian… Read more Marketing on Social Media with no Tactical Plan is Wasted Effort

The Social Savvy Consumer

The Social Savvy Consumer

Back in the day, whenever you purchased something, the advice was, buyer beware. Before you bought something or hired someone, you had to see credentials, check reviews, or asked a friend or colleague. However, today’s buyers are savvier and more demanding. They expect more. And, if you can’t provide content they can actually use, they… Read more The Social Savvy Consumer

New Info by Industry: How Top Websites get their Traffic

New Info by Industry: How Top Websites get Their Traffic

What’s your industry? Wouldn’t you like to know how top websites in your industry specifically drive traffic to their website? This new report shows that SEO is actually more critical than social media in driving traffic to websites. New Report from Alexa Details Website Traffic Sources Explanation of Terms When I first saw this in… Read more New Info by Industry: How Top Websites get their Traffic

How to Develop Your Video Strategy – Updated!

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Do you have a video strategy? Why is Video so Hot? Video entertains, informs and educates. YouTube is the 2nd largest search engine next to Google with the most searched-for term being “how to”. So what’s stopping you from doing videos to promote your business? Other Networks and Apps You also have to have a… Read more How to Develop Your Video Strategy – Updated!