Don’t feel bad if your social media strategy seems to be getting more and more complicated. Just as you’ve mastered one popular site, another one takes over, and now you have to create content for that site. It’s enough to make you log off forever!
While social media plays a crucial role in marketing your business, the downside is how long it takes to understand it, let alone…Continue
Added by Shane Jones on May 17, 2013 at 11:37am — No Comments
It wasn't that long ago when most businesses were skeptical of what could be accomplished with social media. Whether they were a B2C or B2B operation, the majority of businesses thought that social media was simply a fad. While there were actually plenty of legitimate reasons for this belief, now that more time has passed, it's become apparent that this form of online interaction is here to…Continue
Added by Shane Jones on May 15, 2013 at 9:26am — No Comments
There's a good chance that you've read at least a few blog posts that have told you how important it is to create quality content. While that's absolutely true, many posts that extol this virtue don't provide any actionable advice about how to create it.
Although there's nothing wrong with a post…Continue
Added by Shane Jones on May 13, 2013 at 5:19pm — No Comments
Is social media actually working for you and your business, or is it the other way around? It’s important to remember the point of social media for business owners. It should be a way to connect with your customers and foster those relationships. However, many people get caught up putting in more…Continue
Added by Shane Jones on May 10, 2013 at 9:19am — No Comments
Social media has changed our everyday lives in the last few years. It’s even changed our language. If someone asked you to “follow” them five years ago you might have assumed they’d set up a cult. Social networks influence how we communicate, share ideas, promote ourselves and our businesses and keep up with global…Continue
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SM2 put together an incredible social media cheat sheet! Check out the infographic to see how to use which social media platform to best benefit your organization. They give 4 main areas they measured each medium:
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If you build it – they will come. This approach worked out pretty well for Ray Kinsella in Field of Dreams, but for most writers, producers and entrepreneurs this isn’t a viable strategy to launching your latest project. Discovery and audience building require lots of attention and should be something you’re…Continue
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SEO’s influence on website visibility
When you develop and launch a…Continue
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The social media and networks help you to create awareness regarding the brands of the product. But, there is need to put more effort for attracting the visitors that turns into more sales. There should be a…Continue
Added by NewMediaSocial on January 15, 2013 at 9:40am — No Comments
As the holidays creep up on us, it is important to adjust our marketing strategies in order to take advantage of the great potential offered to us this season. The holidays are a time for tremendous growth and profits for those who play their cards right. Take your business to the next level by trying out these 5…Continue
Added by NewMediaSocial on December 6, 2012 at 1:22pm — No Comments
How can a service-based company hope to compete in a visual world that flocks to picture-based social media sites like Pinterest?
Some service-based businesses are simply sticking their heads in the sand. They’re ignoring the trend and hoping it will soon pass.
Rather than pretending visually based social media sites don’t exist, use…Continue
Added by Shane Jones on December 5, 2012 at 1:33pm — No Comments
When CEOs were asked for their predictions for the next 3-5 years they foresee a 61% decrease in traditional media being used as a customer…Continue
Added by Lucy on December 4, 2012 at 9:23am — No Comments
A lot of mistakes I see businesses making when joining social media networks is leaping in without a plan – or to put it more precisely – without a strategy. It’s something I think many of us overlook – after all, when we use something on a day-to-day basis for our own personal enjoyment (and let’s fact it, who…Continue
Added by NewMediaSocial on November 12, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments
It’s possible for any brand or business to engage their consumers online thanks to the increasing popularity of social media. Many businesses or brands run competitions through social media as a way of increasing brand popularity and engagement levels.
But anyone can run a…Continue
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Twitter is still a relatively new social networking site, and there are still thousands of marketers who are not using it to its full potential. Some are not using it at all. As with just about any other social networking site you can mention, you have to put in the work at the start to establish yourself as a credible, helpful contributor who is there to do more than just give a sales message and win customers. Using Twitter is an art form all of its own, and is totally unlike anything you…Continue
Added by Nelson Tan on June 12, 2012 at 12:28pm — No Comments
One of the key characteristics of Web 2.0 is participation, collaboration and moderation through the use of web applications. Web 2.0 sites derive their power from the human connections and network effects from this characteristic that is made possible, and grow in effectiveness the more people use them.
The idea of "participation, collaboration and moderation" can take many forms. If you look back history, bulletin boards are one form, online forums are another, online multiplayer…
Added by Nelson Tan on June 3, 2012 at 6:31am — No Comments
It is not just for teenagers anymore, if, indeed, it ever was. It allows marketers to expand their businesses in what is quickly proving to be the Internet's dominant marketing arena.
if not used correctly,…Continue
These days Social Media Consultant’s are popping up quicker than you can say “Facebook”. In this article we’ll look at both the benefits of having one, such as helping leverage social media, as well as the draw backs.
A good Social Media Consultant can deliver a number of benefits for your business, here are a few of the main…Continue
Social media marketing has been expanding exponentially over the last several months and years. With 750 million users not on Facebook and Twitter recent announcing that it has 100 million users it seems that everybody and their mother is using social media to connect.
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