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… Continue reading The Social Savvy Consumer

How to Develop Your Video Strategy – Updated!

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… Continue reading How to Develop Your Video Strategy – Updated!

Video Q&A: Is There a Business that Doesn’t need to be on Social Media?

Someone once asked me, “Are there any businesses that don’t need to be on social media?” I answer the question in this video: You don’t need to be on Social Media if….. Your only client is the government You’re a wholesaler and you have all the clients you need You’re a dog walker who has… Continue reading Video Q&A: Is There a Business that Doesn’t need to be on Social Media?

How to hold a Twitter Chat with a #Hashtag

Twitter is a real-time marketing tool. Understanding this is key in learning how to use it effectively to promote your business. You have to realize that it’s not about self-promotion, but offering information that is of interest to your target market. Twitter is great for: Driving traffic to your website Getting brand exposure Establishing you… Continue reading How to hold a Twitter Chat with a #Hashtag

10 Reasons Why your Social Media Marketing isn’t Working

What’s your social media marketing strategy? Posting and posting and posting some more? Are you getting the results you want? Insanity – doing something over and over again expecting the same results. Is Your Social Media Marketing Yielding… increased traffic to the website? better search engine results page (SERP) rankings (SEO)? increased sales? increased following?… Continue reading 10 Reasons Why your Social Media Marketing isn’t Working