Posts Tagged social media marketing

5 Tips To Jump-Start Your Online Marketing

5 Tips To Jump-Start Your Online Marketing

5 Tips To Jump-Start Your Online Marketing Running a small business is not for the faint of heart. Business owners out of necessity are forced to wear many hats.  Whether its developing a new product or service, keeping track of finances or going on a sales call, […]

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LinkedIn Has A New Profile Design – Watch Out Facebook and Twitter

LinkedIn Has A New Profile Design – Watch Out Facebook and Twitter

LinkedIn Adds New Elements To Its Profile Design We think it’s safe to say that most professionals are aware of just how important a vibrant online presence can be to a career.  The use of social media such as Facebook, Twitter, even Pinterest and Instagram, is no longer optional, but […]

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The Business Owners Guide To LinkedIn Showcase Pages

The Business Owners Guide To LinkedIn Showcase Pages

The Business Owners Guide To LinkedIn Showcase Pages For many small and mid-sized businesses who haven’t yet established their social media presence, setting up a LinkedIn company page and Showcase Pages are a great first step to dip your toes into the world of online networking. LinkedIn is […]

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Why Your Small Business Needs A LinkedIn Company Page  

Why Your Small Business Needs A LinkedIn Company Page   

Why Your Small Business Needs A LinkedIn Company Page    LinkedIn, often perceived as merely a recruiting site, is quickly becoming one of most cost-effective and potent sources available for business development. Strategic use of this frequently-overlooked hub for professionals could play a critical role in your […]

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My Leads Have Run Dry: 3 Steps to Obtaining and Retaining Leads

My Leads Have Run Dry: 3 Steps to Obtaining and Retaining Leads

My Leads are Running Out! Now What Do I Do?  Welcome to the 21st century, the era of information in which any and all answers to be desired are a mere Google search away, where impersonal communication trumps the personal, where streams of data don’t run through […]

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It’s Time To Redirect Your Marketing Budget To Include Inbound Marketing

It’s Time To Redirect Your Marketing Budget To Include Inbound Marketing

If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading. – Lao Tzu With Q1 about to come to a close, it’s time for businesses to begin the process of analyzing quarterly results. This means diving into the numbers and evaluating how business […]

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Facebook and Millennials | Is The Social Media Engagement Over?

Facebook and Millennials | Is The Social Media Engagement Over?

Is Your Facebook Marketing Strategy Falling Flat With Millennials? Twenty eight days after the ball dropped into 2014, news leaders CNN and Time Magazine dropped a ball of their own—a wrecking ball a group of Princeton researchers sent swinging toward Facebook’s future. A survey conducted by the […]

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Is Social Media Necessary For Getting New Customers?

Is Social Media Necessary For Getting New Customers?

Need More Customers? There are a lot of companies that still fail to see the advantage of investing in social media within their current marketing strategy. For many big company execs, marketing managers and small business owners, social media is still considered a fad; an outpost for […]

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Top 5 Ways to Grow Your Business

Top 5 Ways to Grow Your Business

How Do I Grow My Business in Today’s Market? This has been a fairly common question for most business owners over the years, but it has never been more of a puzzle than in today’s business environment. In order to attract new business these days, you have […]

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5 Ways To Use Social Media To Ignite Your Lead Generation

5 Ways To Use Social Media To Ignite Your Lead Generation

5 Ways To Use Social Media To Ignite Your Lead Generation Many companies have started and abandoned social media campaigns over the last several years, giving it a bad rap. Most falsely believe that generating quality leads with social media is about Twitter conversations or posting goofy […]

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How To Use Facebook For Business

How To Use Facebook For Business

How To Use Facebook For Business Even as Facebook has become an ever-present figure in daily life, some businesses continue to resist the social media platform. Whether because they’re intimidated or because they still believe Facebook is a passing fad, those businesses have chosen to sit on […]

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Checklist For Evaluating Your Facebook Page

Checklist For Evaluating Your Facebook Page

Checklist For Evaluating Your Facebook Page How do you know if you are optimizing your Facebook Page correctly or not? Or you putting the right sort of information on your page or missing the boat completely? In today’s social media frenzied world, trying to figure out what […]

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What Is Facebook’s New Graph Search?

What Is Facebook’s New Graph Search?

What Is Facebook’s New Graph Search? In Corey Eridon’s new Hubspot article on Facebook’s new graph search function, it appears that Google may have a battle on it’s hands for search results, especially local search results. Facebook’s new search function will be different from that of Google. Facebook isn’t incorporating […]

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What are the most most effective traffic sources for website conversion?

What are the most most effective traffic sources for website conversion?

What are the most most effective traffic sources for website conversion? Well, in MarketingSherpa’s 2012 Lead Generation Benchmark Report, we learn that organic search is the top source for generating website traffic. But, much like actual lead generation, volume alone doesn’t offer much value. In many cases, it’s the […]

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