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Wed, 03 Jul 2013 15:18:28 -0500 Instagram is one of the most recent social media networks and has become very popular in its short existence. While there are many reasons to join Instagram one of the main reasons I go back everyday is for the unintentional comedy. There are 6 types of photos that make me laugh on a daily basis and this article summarizes those 6 things that make me laugh.
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 14:26:22 -0500 In my last installment of this series, I discussed some successful Facebook pages and some not so successful pages. In this installment, I'll talk about the elements of a successful page. I'll start by showing you what insights can do for you.
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 12:51:29 -0500 There is some confusion about linking a site or video on Facebook and Twitter, the two most commonly used social media sites. Often, people will put links there, but they have to be copied, then pasted into a browser to work. We're all really lazy online, and don't want to copy and paste, so usually, no one will visit your site or link if you do that. In this article we look at the three simple elements you need to make your link "clickable".
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 12:45:31 -0500 Recently, LinkedIn announced a new feature - LinkedIn Contacts. This new feature enables you to store all your contacts in one place; and stay in touch with your most important business connections.
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 10:49:27 -0500 On the 12th June Facebook launched the ability to put hashtags in posts. Twitter, Google+ and Instagram all use hashtags. It's been said Facebook have moved into this market to make more advertising revenues which on the outset may not be clear how. We will explore that within this article.
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 10:17:23 -0500 Social media marketing certainly does great wonders to most businesses who utilize this. Through this, business goals were easily achieved in accordance with the company's vision and mission. Though there are lots of marketing strategies available, social media marketing is presently considered to be the most effective business tool towards the attainment of the company's target performance. Its emergence has completely changed the way business plans and strategies are set by most companies.
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 06:52:27 -0500 Some people jump on every new social media platform before it's even out of beta. The social sharing buttons on their blog seem to go on forever, and they've got profiles on every site from Bebo to Yelp.
Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:02:52 -0500 Twitter marketing is a great way to enhance your business image. Twitter is an interactive platform which lets you write, send and share messages instantly with a large number of people.
Mon, 01 Jul 2013 09:10:33 -0500 You have several business goals when it comes to your online interactions. You need to make sure that your brand is recognized and you need to build a loyal following for your fan base. Loyal fans are a key to success.
Fri, 05 Jul 2013 07:42:22 -0500 Everybody wants to be the biggest thing is social media these days. Companies spend considerable time, money and manpower on making sure that they are on top of the "current trends" in the social sphere. Twitter marketing or Facebook marketing are just two of the most popular social networking sites you can use to fortify your brand on the Internet.
Mon, 01 Jul 2013 08:57:23 -0500 If you put a lot of time, effort, and even money into creating videos for your business, then it stands to reason that you want to reach a large audience with those videos. After all, you aren't just doing it for fun, right?
Mon, 01 Jul 2013 08:54:35 -0500 Pinterest released Rich Pins, or a means to communicate changing prices for physical products or recipes. There is a way to use this format to engage information marketing products with their readers using a Rich Pin. This engagement will increase your customer base and your bottom line.
Fri, 28 Jun 2013 14:38:53 -0500 With the emergence of technology and the social media frenzy world we are living these days, the techniques and methods of communication, advertising and processing data have been altered. In various industries in the trade, businesses and organizations have already embraced the power of Facebook, Twitter and other social media applications to join forces with traditional media to come up with better, more efficient results for products and services.
Fri, 28 Jun 2013 13:59:43 -0500 LinkedIn endorsements are nice but recommendations carry more weight. Finding where to manage and ask for recommendations is virtually hidden with recent changes to their Top Navigation. This article walks you through where to find this important area.
Fri, 28 Jun 2013 10:07:38 -0500 It seems as if everyone is on Facebook these days. You may be used to thinking of Facebook as a way to connect with old friends or perhaps to make new ones, but have you considered how it may benefit your business?
Fri, 28 Jun 2013 07:49:19 -0500 How to drive traffic to your Facebook page and your blog or website. News item from Twitter can help your Facebook marketing. This is because in most cases, news hits Twitter before hitting the search engines.
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 15:14:15 -0500 Congratulations on your decision to develop your own Facebook business application! You are obviously very aware of its far-reaching benefits, so you need not be further educated about them. However, what comes after is the more difficult part: deciding on the kind of app and the components that will go into it. If you haven't thought about them yet, don't worry because you will find the answers when you're done reading the following.
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 09:46:03 -0500 Twitter has been doing its best to go beyond just being a social media phenomenon. In line with this, its founders are starting to wade into the pool of business-friendly platforms. For Internet marketers, this just means a whole new window of opportunity opening up and waiting to be capitalized on.
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 08:31:47 -0500 If you enjoy the fast paced social media marketing life, then you may have discovered a new career. This social media industry has burst upon us like a tsunami, and we better be prepared. You can actually get paid to post and reply to comments on Facebook, tweet special offers and and upload promotional videos on YouTube. Do we live in a great world or what?
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 11:54:51 -0500 This article talks about how content marketing (blogging) and social media can help you market your business or brand online. In addition, this articles shows how the two can work together to improve traffic and help sell products on your website.
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 07:59:05 -0500 Did you know that you can make money through the popular video sharing website - You Tube? If you are among the millions of people who visit and watch videos at You Tube then you might know how lucrative this platform is.
Wed, 26 Jun 2013 14:49:54 -0500 Social media sites require regular maintenance to stay spam-free and to provide interesting content for your followers. The right social media company can help you juggle it all.
Wed, 26 Jun 2013 14:37:27 -0500 Of all the questions posed to our marketing team, questions about social media and social media marketing are by far the most frequently asked. Social marketing has been described as word of mouth taken to a global level.
Wed, 26 Jun 2013 08:44:13 -0500 Thinking of improving your social media presence? Use OpenSocial, a web technology that makes it possible for you to publish your personal profiles, applications and other web contents in multiple social networking sites in just one go. Whether your are a company, a professional service provider, a job seeker or just an ordinary individual, making yourself stand out in social media sites brings many great benefits.
Tue, 25 Jun 2013 13:33:18 -0500 Twitter is a great tool for businesses to connect with other businesses, more so than most other social networks. There are a lot of tools out there that let you take advantage of some advanced features that you can't easily on the twitter site. Here are a few that I've found and use to regularly get the most out of using Twitter and interacting with people.
Tue, 25 Jun 2013 11:16:28 -0500 Social media networks are connected to millions of people all around the world. On an average, people spend 16 to 32 hours on monthly basis on various social media channels. It has become very important for all types of businesses to actively participate on these platforms in order to target the right audience. Marketing on social media have largely benefited many companies/industries in successfully marketing their products and services.
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 11:52:34 -0500 Unless you are a self-proclaimed Facebook geek, you may not have noticed one of the subtle changes the platform made recently. This change directly affects how proactive page managers need to be; as well as, how the average user interacts with the pages they follow.
Mon, 24 Jun 2013 09:07:02 -0500 One of the most popular social networking sites these days is called LinkedIn. It currently has 135 million users! This social network was designed for business professionals to network with one another online. One of the main ways LinkedIn is used is to network with other professionals and to send and receive referrals, just like sharing referrals at regular networking groups taking place in your local area. Here are 3 steps to get started using LinkedIn in your business.
Mon, 24 Jun 2013 07:28:26 -0500 Social media marketing is an ongoing process that requires a lot of hard work. A good social media manager needs to be detail-oriented and have a passion for technology, and is well rewarded for their work. Those who work on this position can make over $100,000 a year.
Sun, 23 Jun 2013 18:56:16 -0500 Facebook holds significant community building opportunities for churches, and other not for profit organizations. But it's important to understand what you're getting into and why before you take the plunge.
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 14:38:55 -0500 What are people saying about your company online? If you aren't tracking comments made on social media, you may be missing an opportunity to build your company's reputation. Customer relationship management through social media monitoring is essential for the successful entrepreneur.
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 11:13:34 -0500 If you've been in the industry for a while, you likely remember the battle over who should "manage" an organization's Web presence. Today, the ownership debate is over social media, with the PR and marketing teams vying for control. What's the best fit?
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 15:55:18 -0500 Innovation is one of the most powerful things that helps someone attain success in life. This is true especially in the field of business today, where one can make a need out of something that is not typically that important. This ability to innovate is what made Ben Silbermann extraordinary; and no matter what the obstacles were, Ben continued to push forward into success.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 16:07:38 -0500 As you are building your credibility, there are many things that you can do before you actually meet a single client or prospective client. Positioning your brand is critical before you do anything else. Everything else will follow after that.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 15:15:30 -0500 "Tweet it!" This phrase would have sounded weird and crazy many years ago and would most likely have been related to a topic on birds. Today, however, it's a very common and popular phrase among online surfers and especially Internet marketers who are building their niches and developing a following among members of their target market.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 13:55:38 -0500 More and more businesses learn every day that social media marketing is an incredibly effective tool to draw in more customers and retain the ones you currently have. With a constantly changing world, it's essential that your business stay up to date and relevant with your customers.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 13:13:14 -0500 Your customers are using Facebook are you? If not it's probably because you don't believe it will help. This article will give you 3 tips which are FREE that will help you engage your audience and get your products or services maximum exposure. How would you like 1000 people in the next 2 weeks actively engaged daily with your business. Read on to find out how.
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:48:28 -0500 You use social networking sites to connect with friends and meet different people. You log in every day to tweet, post statuses, and even share pictures and links to keep them updated with your online activities.
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:38:57 -0500 Social media is essential for many people today. Multiple times a day, they are logging onto site of choice, sometimes spending many hours there. How do you reach this huge audience of potential customers? The article here will teach you how to use social media to market your business.
Thu, 13 Jun 2013 09:53:01 -0500 Since its launch in 2010, Pinterest has gained wide acceptance from as an amazing photo sharing service. With the growing number of Pinterest users, businesses are realizing that Pinterest marketing can boost their SEO ranking significantly.
Thu, 13 Jun 2013 09:07:59 -0500 Social media has been part of people's usual internet habit and has played a vital factor into their day-to-day lives. This is one of the means of delivering certain information and details from one person's account to another and so on. Through this, people will have a huge network wherein they will be able to gain something good, and to some extent for business purpose, they will be able to have profits.
Thu, 13 Jun 2013 08:34:50 -0500 Well, the other day I was speaking with a local community volunteer about social networks and Facebook, namely about how so many folks spent so many hours playing around on these things. Personally, I don't belong to Facebook and really don't participate much on any social networking platforms. Why you ask? Well, because it isn't real life, it isn't the real world. My endeavors happen in the real world and although I guess I really do have substantial presence in the virtual one, I live in the other. Okay so, let's talk.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 14:00:35 -0500 Social media is not for advertising your business - but it does provide a great way to market your company's brand. Use these 5 tips to engage consumers and help them remember the name and focus of your small business.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 10:30:06 -0500 What does social media success look like to you? Is it engagement, PR, customer service, brand authority or maybe lead generation? This is a very personal thing for every business: no two social media strategies look the same.
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 10:55:17 -0500 Hashtags have long been used on Twitter for adding a little bit of character to messages or for marketing purposes. Today you can add them to your plans for Facebook when advertising.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 09:50:47 -0500 I discuss how to engage your twitter followers in 3 easy to follow steps. Twitter is one of the biggest social media platforms and I think the easiest to gain free traffic from, as long as you get your tweets right. I go through many different methods that can all be implemented instantly!
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 09:28:47 -0500 Images are incredibly important on any social media profile, whether they are the ones you use for profile and cover images, or the ones you share. Last year, more than one third of links shared on Twitter and over half of the posts on the Facebook news feed were images. Here are some ways to optimise the images you display on the five major social media sites: Facebook, Google+, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 08:54:31 -0500 These days' businesses simply cannot afford not to have a Facebook presence - and that goes for home based businesses too. Here are some tips to tapping into Facebook's more than half a billion users.
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 13:13:36 -0500 Tumblr can be a great tool for your business. It can not only provide another outlet to get out information, but it can help build your brand's personality and form relationships with your audience. However, it can easily be misused, this guide should help you navigate through the world that is "Tumblr."
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 09:29:46 -0500 Social Media has changed the dynamics of customer interaction. Increasing number of brands are using social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest to interact with the customers. It is easy to know real time customer opinion about the brand by launching a poll or discussion on top rated social media forums.
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 12:37:04 -0500 Bloggers - at least the successful ones - know the importance of consistent posting. It's the only thing that keeps the traffic coming in. If there is nothing new to see, or read, why visit? Well the same goes for your social media communication. Staying active is the only way to grow your presence.
Sun, 09 Jun 2013 14:59:32 -0500 Is Facebook a social media tool that works for the Church? Does it work better for religious organizations than it does for businesses? Most people say they are on Facebook to connect with family and friends. Does their local church fall into that category and if so how can they make it work for them?
Sun, 09 Jun 2013 11:52:15 -0500 It seems that every business, from small to large is establishing a social media presence. However, are there some common sense guidelines that will help maximize the effects of a business presence on the many platforms available? The author thinks that there are.
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 16:27:47 -0500 Okay, so you're trying to succeed in online business - and you have gotten started along this path. Great! After all, you cannot succeed until you first start trying. But in addition to having to "start trying," there is another thing you need in order to be successful: you need to know the ingredients that will lead to success! This is one of the big things that trips up people who are getting started with online marketing. They want to work hard; they want to succeed.
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 09:51:58 -0500 You might have heard about many of your friends and followers who're making passive income out of their social profiles on Twitter. You can also turn your Twitter account into a powerful passive income resource. However, you will need to meet some requirements to get your income generator established on the popular social platform. For a newbie, it can be difficult in the beginning. But following the proven methods, you can also become successful as a Twitter-marketer. Here, you will discover more about the essential requirements you have to consider for making money from Twitter.
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 14:19:49 -0500 In this rapidly evolving world of the Internet, social media has replaced the traditional mediums of communication, and essentially converted all one-to-one conversations into one-to-many. In such a scenario, article marketing has emerged as a key player for influencing the masses. People tend to share information and opinions instantly, including articles authored by others which they agree with. This gives a butterfly effect to the business being marketed in the article.
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 13:02:32 -0500 Never underestimate the marketing power of the best Facebook fanpages. This gigantic social networking site has in excess of 500 million users and it is growing every hour.
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 11:08:27 -0500 Over the years there have been differing opinions as to whether or not social media is a productive method to use in capturing leads. To help you make your own decision, we have gathered some beneficial information that will explain how you can use social media to capture leads and customers.
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 10:48:37 -0500 Several business owners today do not like to admit that social media has such a stronghold on the success of their business, but we cannot deny the truth any longer. There are several incorrect and correct ways to utilize social media to the best of your ability to make your business boom. Unfortunately, today, potential clients do not have to spend time researching reviews on your business. The only thing they need to do to see positive or negative feedback is to visit your social media platforms!
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 10:43:57 -0500 Can the small and medium sized business owner handle the pressures of producing optimized and engaging content, or is outsourcing the best solution? In today's pressurized business environment a trusted adviser may be a business imperative.
Thu, 06 Jun 2013 08:30:27 -0500 In building a business, most people seem to focus on reaching large groups of people simultaneously. While there is nothing wrong with this approach, we have to consider rates of conversion. That is, from the perspective of probability, it actually may be to your benefit to concentrate your efforts on smaller groups of people in trying to build your organization.
Wed, 05 Jun 2013 15:26:33 -0500 A successful blog indicates investment of time and the necessary resources. If after all your efforts, you are still not attaining the required results it is important to see where you lack.
Wed, 05 Jun 2013 14:58:17 -0500 Business leaders must transform their organizations to be extraordinary adaptable to change according to the changing business marketing scenario. Today, marketing is taking new shape and continuously changing at much faster rate, enabling business marketers to focus on innovative methods.
Wed, 05 Jun 2013 12:00:43 -0500 LinkedIn is one of the best social media sites for marketing your small business. You can leverage your LinkedIn company page for social media marketing and branding your small business. Here's how.
Wed, 05 Jun 2013 09:13:36 -0500 Social media marketing requires fresh content that's curated and shared regularly, great customer service, a decent sense of humour and a willingness to be selfless in helping your followers. This may sounds like the makings of a cult leader, and that's not far off - in the best kind of way. Here are some things to avoid along the way to gaining social networking sites cult status.
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 07:21:10 -0500 Internet is now transformed into the latest way to live, breathe, eat, pray, travel, share, relax, express and anything which is in human possibility. In everything we do, World Wide Web has its presence, never missed (with the only exceptions of flight or remote territories of earth).
Wed, 05 Jun 2013 07:39:38 -0500 Klout is an online social influence measurement tool that supports all major social networks, including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+. Find out 5 easy ways to increase your Klout score.
Tue, 04 Jun 2013 14:30:49 -0500 If you are an internet marketer and have a presence on social media and you haven't combined the two in your marketing campaign, you are missing out on a great opportunity to attract traffic and make new customers. Integrating the two is an effective way to improve search engine optimization, increase traffic, develop brand recognition and grow your business. This article will give you some great tips to make sure you are maximizing your use of social media as part of your overall strategy.
Tue, 04 Jun 2013 14:04:04 -0500 Bounce rate (sometimes confused with exit rate) is an Internet marketing term used in web traffic analysis. It represents the percentage of visitors who enter the site and "bounce" (leave the site) rather than continue viewing other pages within the same site. A bounce occurs when a web site visitor only views a single page on a website, that is, the visitor leaves a site without visiting any other pages before a specified session-timeout occurs. There is no industry standard minimum or maximum time by which a visitor must leave in order for a bounce to occur. Rather, this is determined by the session timeout of the analytics tracking software.
Mon, 03 Jun 2013 13:53:59 -0500 Learn how to avoid these 12 mistakes commonly made on Facebook business pages. Use these social media tips to polish your brand, and build an army of enthusiastic followers.
Mon, 03 Jun 2013 09:50:55 -0500 Almost everyone seems to have a social profile. Most users have one on Facebook and twitter at the same time. People use these websites for connecting with their friends and families. However, these social websites can also help you generate passive income, you just need to learn how the money making idea works.
Mon, 03 Jun 2013 08:31:57 -0500 If you want to have a successful online business, you will have to utilize the power of social media. Read on these tips to help you make use of social media marketing for your business development.
Fri, 31 May 2013 14:27:01 -0500 Online reputation management is a big industry nowadays. Well, it has become a massive industry ever since the search engines like Google dominated the whole internet. Since that day, reputation has become a way for people to make it to the top of the search engine result pages receiving more traffic which leads to better popularity as well as revenue.
Fri, 31 May 2013 13:39:10 -0500 Why as business owners you should utilise the power of Facebook Landing Tabs to build your list of ideal clients and generate leads for your business. Facebook provides a powerful platform that allows you to combines the new rules of marketing - giving great content (Inbound marketing) with traditional marketing or outbound marketing such as paid advertising.
Fri, 31 May 2013 13:16:00 -0500 If all the users who own a Facebook account were to be considered, Facebook on its own would make one of the big economies. That is the reach of Facebook across the globe. With the penetration of computer and internet to every nook and corner of the world, Facebook has become omnipresent.
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 16:01:44 -0500 Foursquare might seem like one of those social apps that doesn't have a lot of importance for businesses, but there are actually some great ways that you can market with the quirky social network. You might have zero interest in becoming the "mayor" of your local coffee shop, but there are plenty of people out there who love that kind of thing, so you should really take advantage of that audience.
Fri, 31 May 2013 11:54:13 -0500 So we all know the standard ways of connecting to your audience via social media i.e. ask questions, be personable, etc. I want to share with you some easy tips that will take your connection just a bit further and are essentially geared for solopreneurs:
Fri, 31 May 2013 11:50:57 -0500 The growth of social media over the past few years is undeniable. Anyone who is anyone has a Facebook or Twitter account, and the social media wave shows no signs of breaking.
Fri, 31 May 2013 11:36:48 -0500 Did you know that you learned some of the most valuable social marketing strategies in preschool? Learn how arts and crafts, show and tell and more can inform your social strategy and guide you to social marketing success.
Fri, 31 May 2013 10:06:42 -0500 When you are starting your own online business, you will learn that having a website up online does not guarantee that anyone will come by and take a look at it. You will probably have heard the message from your online mentors that one of the keys to success online is the marketing. In recent years, there has been an increase in social media sites. When yet another one is launched I have seen people post updates and groan about having to learn about yet another social media site. I have been feeling like this myself for a while but recently have begun to understand why we need to be doing social media marketing. Read this article to find out the four reasons why you need to focus some of your marketing on social media.
Fri, 31 May 2013 09:34:11 -0500 Running promotions through your social media channels is an effective way to draw and engage more people than you ever had before. There are many ways to accomplish this and it should be part of your social media strategy.
Fri, 31 May 2013 08:49:30 -0500 Twitter is a hugely popular social networking platform which is used by millions of people around the world. It allows you to create short tweets, which are messages that are up to 140 characters in length. Your messages can be viewed by anyone who has an Internet connection. In order to use Twitter to promote your business you will need to follow a few steps.
Fri, 31 May 2013 08:41:24 -0500 Facebook marketing services help you connect with people around the world within hours. Facebook marketing success depends on your maintaining a solid relationship with prospective customers.
Thu, 30 May 2013 07:58:25 -0500 The further implications of growing SEO popularity have brought forth many new developments and Social Media Optimization is one of them. The highest reach of social media has enabled the promoters to use it as a means to get the desired websites better visibility among the target audience. A better Pagerank eventually turns to be a boon with the SMO playing a major part in achieving it.
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