Biggest Challenges Facing Social Media Marketers

As the use of social media continues to rise, businesses finally understand the value and the importance of social media marketing. While it’s a constantly changing platform, there is no doubt that it’s here to stay.   Now, 70% of the US population has at least one social networking profile and 52% use two or […]

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Grow Your Restaurant with Social Media Strategies

Whether you like it or not, your restaurant has a social media presence. Your customers are online, talking about you. Maybe they’re reviewing on Yelp; maybe they’re checking in on Facebook; maybe they’re posting a picture of their entrée on Pinterest.   It doesn’t matter what they’re doing, they’re sharing information about your restaurant. And […]

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Social Media Strategies for Musicians

Musicians, and all self-branded artists, are just like small businesses or startups. You have a passion, a dream, and the talent and experience to make a living. And, just like small businesses and startups, you’re facing a new set of challenges. The music industry has completely changed in the last 20 years and many are […]

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Benefits of a Social Media Dashboard

You know how important social media has become to generating leads and growing your business. Every day, you spend time engaging, sharing, and interacting. Sometimes it’s an hour, sometimes it seems as though it’s half the day. With the amount of information available, and the amount of people sharing content, it’s easy drift away into […]

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Starting a Blog with 5 Easy Tips

  Everyone’s blogging these days, aren’t they? From businesses to individuals, blogs are pretty hard to miss in this Internet era. Another thing to take note of is how most publications are also adopting to blog-style writing. When was the last time you head a Huffington Post article that actually sounded like high-brow news? Instead, […]

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Revamping Your Online Marketing Campaigns in 8 Simple Ways

  Are you still using marketing campaigns from your business’ yesteryears? If so, this is a mistake. When you’re an entrepreneur who’s just starting out in their business venture, you’re likely to be a little sloppy. Don’t take this the wrong way – you can still succeed, even with a rocky start, and it’s likely […]

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Is Google+ Worth Investing Social Time In?

  Name the social media accounts you’re focusing on in your social marketing right now. We bet you listed off some obvious ones: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn. You might be using Instagram or Pinterest if you’re with a visual-based business or adventurous. You might be using a few other outliers – is Google+ one of them? […]

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How Social Media Can Greatly Affect Your Career

  Do you remember the olden days of social media? When you and your friends or your kids had MySpace and that’s where all the teen and twenty-something drama happened? Fights were waged over relationship status changes and everyone obsessed on the background they had on their profile.   This was before social media was […]

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Entrepreneurial Tips for Conversing with Anyone You Meet

  As an entrepreneur, you’re going to have to be a social creature. It’s possible for introverts to be entrepreneurs, but you’re better off being more of a social butterfly when you’re in a line of work that literally means making connections, networking and working with others. This means meeting with lots of strangers, building […]

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30 Social Selling Triggers for LinkedIn Success

  Are you a business that wants to master the art of social selling? The best advice we can give you is this: if you want to generate a lot of social selling bites, you have to throw in your lure where the fish are actually swimming.   LinkedIn’s large number of business peers make […]

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