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June 21, 2011 by  
Filed under Social Media Marketing Tips

  Are you wondering if social media is right for your business? Is it just a waste of time? Are people really paying attention? Is it just a fad? Word of Mouth results are staggering in social media. 25% of the search results for the world’s top 20 brands are links to user generated content [...]

Social Media Saves a Small Tourist Town

Ever wonder if there is truly a return on investment with Social Media Marketing? It really doesn’t matter if you are a small business such as a Landscape Architect; CPA; Real Estate Agency; or a Tourist Destination, Social Media Marketing can do wonders for you business. Listen as AllThingSocialOnline.com partner Leslie McLellan shares her experiences [...]

5 Tools to Make Your Technology Life Easier and Portable

June 6, 2011 by  
Filed under Social Media Marketing Tips

One way to stay efficient and effective with Social Media and keep in touch with what is happening in your business is to use certain technology tools designed to assist with this. You don’t have to be a techno whiz to use any of these tools and they can really make a difference in your [...]

Is Technology Helping Us Gain or Lose

March 29, 2011 by  
Filed under Social Media Marketing Tips

  An interesting article recently poses the questions : As science and technology—including the Internet—offer us ever-increasing ways to supposedly expand our horizons and abilities, are we gaining something or losing something? Are we becoming more effective at the expense of our emotional well-being? If we have 2,000 “friends” on Facebook, are we less likely [...]

March 24, 2011 by  
Filed under Social Media Marketing Tips

Authenticity and Transparency in Social Media Really, four words sum up how to be authentic and transparent online – Be Your Honest Self! And, when you think about it, you already know how to be you, and I know how to be me. We don’t need to take some expensive course or read a “self [...]

Blogging For Success in Your Business

March 22, 2011 by  
Filed under Local Online Marketing

  As you probably know by now, blogging is a hot ticket in today’s Social Media and Online Marketing efforts. Many of your potential clients and customers are already visiting favorite blogs regularly. Is yours among them?   Local Business Marketing can be extremely enhanced by simple blogging on a consistent basis. It offers a [...]

Just as the Beatles Broke Up, Small Business Marketing is Looking for a New Relationship

February 1, 2011 by  
Filed under Marketing

Small business marketing has entered into a new relationship with social media. This is not that different from forty years ago when Paul McCartney announced a “temporary break with the Beatles.”

Social Media is the New Customer Service

January 11, 2011 by  
Filed under Social Media Marketing Tips

Imagine having someone call and complain about your company or its products/services. You’ve probably had it happen at some point if you are running any type of business, right? Now, imagine a disgruntled customer sending a “tweet” out via Twitter to an audience of 2000 people; imagine if each of those 2000 people sent it [...]

5 Tips for Making Quality Friend Connections on Facebook

January 9, 2011 by  
Filed under Direct Sales

How many times does it happen to you (or do you DO it?) You get a random friend request from someone you don’t know; they have a picture of their dog; their wall is blocked from the public and they don’t send a personal message saying why they want to be friends? ARGH!?! What is [...]

Social Media Weather Report

January 6, 2011 by  
Filed under Marketing

Weather can play a huge part in your social media marketing plan. Are you incorporating the weather as a key component in how you market?