The 9 Ps of Social Media Marketing for Business Success

The 9 Ps of social media marketing for marketng success.

You’ve probably heard me mention or write about the 7 Ps of social media marketing. Well, I heard of2 more to add to the list! The first two “Ps” are the new ones. But I have to tell you, with all the mistakes I see small businesses making out there, you need to understand how… Read more The 9 Ps of Social Media Marketing for Business Success

A Successful Company has a Website that is Useful

A Successful company has a website that is useful

Everything revolves around your website. Is your website working for you 24/7? You can be emailing and posting in social media, but if your website isn’t set up right, if you’re NOT capturing leads somehow, all your efforts are for naught. You’re wasting your time. Your website is more than a pretty online brochure. It’s… Read more A Successful Company has a Website that is Useful

How Effective is Social Media for Generating Quality Leads?

How effective is social media for generating quality leads?

Very. When done properly. Social media can be very effective in generating quality leads. However, it takes planning, preparation, posting, participation, persistence, patience and perseverance. Yes, the 9 P’s of Social Media Marketing! A mistake that I see many companies make is trying to do it fast, off-the-cuff or trying to take shortcuts. They don’t… Read more How Effective is Social Media for Generating Quality Leads?

5 Target Market Personas for NonProfits

Define your target market

Unlike a for-profit business that usually has one main target market, maybe two, a nonprofit has several – at least 5 distinct ones. These 5 target market personas need to be clearly identified and embraced. You need to get to know them – intimately. You also need to find them in the social media networks… Read more 5 Target Market Personas for NonProfits

The Importance of Focusing on What Your Target Market Wants

The Ford Edsel was what Ford wanted to sell not what consumer wanted to buy.

A mistake many marketers make is jumping into blogging and posting on social media without considering who their target market is and what they want or need. It’s crucial that you think about the customer and not on what you want to sell or what you like. It Takes Vision It’s not a vision of… Read more The Importance of Focusing on What Your Target Market Wants