I asked a client, “Who’s you’re target market?” He replied, “Everyone!” Yikes! Unfortunately, not like back in the day of the Yellow Pages, you can’t place an ad or two in the local paper or the YP and expect to get results. Each social media network has its own audience — a distinct user base.… Read more How and Where to Best Reach Different Generations on Social Media [Infographic] – Updated!
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
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
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?
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