Taking Shortcuts in Social Media will Hurt in the Long-run

The social media offers are so tempting! Offers like “I will promote Your Website, Blog Or Anything 20,000,000 Members On Facebook Twitter for $5″ or ” I will add 32000 Twitter followers or 6000 Facebook likes for $5″ — seem too good to be true and they are! You do not want to do this!… Continue reading Taking Shortcuts in Social Media will Hurt in the Long-run

Video: How to Use Hashtags to Effectively Market Your Business

Hashtags are everywhere! Even on YouTube! Use them consistently to brand your social media posts. It helps to have a strategy. You can create your own hashtags and use trending ones. If someone clicks on a hashtag, all the posts with that hashtag come up. Using hashtags helps you get seen by people who don’t… Continue reading Video: How to Use Hashtags to Effectively Market Your Business

To Pay or Not to Pay: When You Should Start Spending Money Marketing

Usually when someone asks me if they should do paid advertising or otherwise spending money marketing, I tell them — do everything I teach you for 3 months organically (non-paid). Then look at your analytics and see what’s working and not working. At that point you’ll know which networks are… Driving the most traffic to… Continue reading To Pay or Not to Pay: When You Should Start Spending Money Marketing

That was then, this is now: The New Rules of Effective Marketing

Effective Marketing today isn’t like it used to be. People don’t want to be interrupted by ads or commercials. They’ll search for what they want when they want it. That being said, you need to be found when a potential customer is looking for what you have to offer.

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