Tag Archives: Social Media

7 Things That Can Hurt Your Business

In the planning stages, it’s easy to imagine your business is open, sales are pouring in, and you’re pretty much just watching your bank account increase. You can also put in the part where you’re looking at your bank account from your laptop while you’re sitting on the beach in some exotic locale. The reality… Read More


Don't Spend Another Minute on Facebook If You're Doing These 4 Things

By now, most businesses realize that they need to have a strong presence on Facebook as the world’s number one social media channel is a great way to connect with both current and prospective customers. But getting the most out of Facebook is not something every business knows how to do. The good news is… Read More


3 Secrets to Getting More Social Shares… Without Turning Off Your Readers

If you’re on top of your marketing game, you should be in the habit of sharing each new post your write on the social web. If you are not seeing the results you want on social media because you’re not getting many likes, shares and comments, then you’re doing something wrong. As social media consultant… Read More


How to Automate Your Social Channels Without Sacrificing Engagement

Running a business is not easy and time seems to work against you when you’ve got a lot on your plate each day. One of those tasks that must be attended to regularly is maintaining your social channels so that you always have a consistent flow of content to share with your followers. But cranking… Read More


Still Ignoring Social Media? Then Your Marketing Efforts are Falling Short

Some business owners in {ip:cityName} which may include you, come up all types of reasons why they don’t use social media for marketing purposes. Some say they don’t market on social media because their customers don’t use it, others say social media is for teenagers while many say they just don’t have time to bother.… Read More


4 Secrets to Modernize Your Social Media Campaign

Social Media platforms have become a valuable marketing tool for businesses large and small.  Many experts suggest that maintaining presence on a variety of social media platforms is vital to the overall success of a social media marketing campaign.  To get the most out of your social media marketing efforts, strategically using a variety of… Read More


Increase the Effectiveness of your Social Media Campaign

You might have several social media campaigns in place, but have you ever wondered how effective they really are? It is highly likely that you currently have multiple social media campaigns that require a lot of your time and money, but how do you determine when it is time to pull the plug on a… Read More


5 Things Your Business Should Avoid on Social Media Part 2

The first part of this article explained two of the mistakes many businesses make on social media that negatively affect the brand and how their audience sees the company. There are three more things to avoid when it comes to your business’ social media etiquette. Begging for followers Begging for followers or subscribers is a… Read More


5 Things Your Business Should Avoid on Social Media Part 1

Making information public about your business through social media is an exciting way to spread news and spread it quickly. Utilizing social media not only helps your business but it shows your audience that you are keeping up with the changing times! It is not only effective to market your company through social media, but… Read More


How To Drive Traffic To Your Business Website Using Social Media

A small business can benefit a great deal from a well performing website. On its own, a website will not do much in terms of visibility but when other strategies are employed to market the website, you can rest assured that the traffic to your physical store will also be on the increase. The advantage… Read More




Want To Improve Your Business On Social Media?

After numerous posts, your business’ Facebook Fan Page and Twitter have a great following. That’s fantastic! Now, you’re probably stumped on what to post or tweet next.  Here are some things you should take note of so you can keep your social media life active. Don’t be square. Be fun! Other business owners in {ip:cityName}… Read More


Social Media Marketing: Should Your Company Use It?

Everyone is on it. Everyone is talking about it. But you have no clue what it is. What exactly is social media marketing? How is this relevant to your business? What is it? Social media marketing is a kind of marketing tool wherein you promote your business with the use of social media platforms. Social… Read More


The Good and The Bad: Marketing Your Local Business With Twitter

Twitter has more than 140 million users and you want to get a share of that for your business. Before delving into the tweeting world, you must know what you are getting into. Here are the pros and cons of utilizing Twitter for your local business: Advantages: Twitter allows you to pinpoint your target market.… Read More


Make More Money By Joining Pinterest

In every business, effective marketing plans are very important. If your current marketing strategies are not helping your business to reach your target profit and growth then you’re doing something wrong or you’re lacking something important. You must be aware that you have to explore all the available marketing tools in order to choose what… Read More


How Can Facebook Help Your Local Business Grow (Part 2)

In the previous post, we have discussed how Facebook can be a tool for your business’ growth. Here are some more benefits you can enjoy: Emphasizes that you are an expert in the industry By sharing all the innovation, knowledge and other important information about your product or service, you broadcast that you really know… Read More


How Can Facebook Help Your Local Business Grow, Part 1

There are numerous ways that Facebook can boost your business’ growth. You just have to remember that proper planning and execution are important for this to be successful. Facebook can drive more traffic to your business website. This is where you benefit from the fans of your Facebook business fanpage. You can easily direct all… Read More


5 Powerful Ways to use QR codes

Having a business is not easy especially if you are in a place where there a lot of competition and you have low budget for advertising. Typically, businesses do not succeed much without customers and customers will not be aware that your business exists without promotion and advertising. In the field of business management, you… Read More



Facebook Evens the Playing Field for Big and Small Businesses

Imagine reaching hundreds of millions of prospective clients with just a small budget? Facebook allows you to do just that. With its users reaching the 1 billion count, Facebook is probably the best thing that has happened to social media marketing. This is not something only the big wigs can tap but also small players… Read More


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Social Media Do’s and Don’ts

In the last blog entry, we discussed how simple and effective it is to tap social media for your business’ benefit. However simple it may be, there are some things you should take note of (and avoid like the plague) so that you can maximize the power of social media. It’s social media… so, be… Read More


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Social Media – How to Make it Simple and Effective for Your Business

Social media has become a big part of the lives of millions of people all over the world. Let’s face it – it is a powerful tool that could help your business make it. The question is no longer “Should I use social media for my brand?” It’s now “How can I make social media… Read More



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Sell Online Marketing to Your Boss: 7 Euphemisms Everyone Needs

I unfortunately cannot take credit for this  – but there’s real value to something Kipp Bodnar recently wrote: In the marketing world, there are two groups: those who are using and advocating for the use of online marketing and social media strategies and those who are still using traditional marketing strategies. If you are reading… Read More