5 Incredibly Simple Ways to Improve Your Local Search Rankings

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Date posted: August 12, 2014

Are you a local business? If so, wouldn’t it be nice to show up first in a local search? Of course it would! Getting to the top of local search results doesn’t happen by flipping a switch somewhere, much to … Continue reading

10 Rules for Pinterest Every Business Should Follow

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Date posted: July 28, 2014

Okay, so you have completed the steps of verifying your Pinterest business page and you’re ready to rock and roll. Now what? Do you just login and go wild pinning all your content? Nope. You could, but you probably wouldn’t … Continue reading

10 Email Marketing Tips for Small Businesses

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Date posted: June 23, 2014

  Want to reach your customers (and potential customers) affordably and effectively? Of course you do! Email marketing is a great way to do just that. Although email marketing is fairly straightforward, it’s not something you can do without a … Continue reading

7 Ways to Take Back Your Facebook News Feed

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Date posted: May 29, 2014

Not particularly concerned about a recipe for upside down Mountain Dew cake? Yeah me either, but things like that tend to show up in my Facebook News Feed all the time. Over time your News Feed can get crowded with … Continue reading

5 Online Review Sites Your Business Should Be On

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Date posted: May 8, 2014

Online review sites are important for for your business for several reasons. Improving your local search results, educating potential customers, and gathering feedback from customers are just a few. The problem is, there are about 1 bazillion online review sites … Continue reading

Setup pic.twitter Hootsuite Integration in 5 easy steps

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Date posted: April 15, 2014

I’ve been a loyal Hootsuite user for many years because it’s inexpensive, easy to use, and compatible with most social networks. There has always been one thing that drove me nuts about Hootsuite though. If you wanted to schedule a … Continue reading

Social Media FAQ: What Happens When I Delete My Facebook Account?

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Date posted: April 9, 2014

Tired of seeing every little detail about old friends from high school? Maybe you’re simply sick of all the privacy changes that keep you wondering if your information is really safe. Whatever the reason is, you’re considering deleting your Facebook … Continue reading

3 Tips on How to Get Facebook Fans For Free

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Date posted: March 22, 2014

Let me start by saying this isn’t a gimmick of any sort. The 3 tips shared in this post are legitimate ways to get Facebook fans for free. These tips aren’t industry secrets or hidden features. They don’t involve super-duper … Continue reading

5 Common Marketing Challenges for Small Business

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Date posted: March 5, 2014

Payroll. Billing. Inventory. Managing employees. Small business owners have a lot on their plates. With so many daily demands, there’s little time to think about and execute a marketing strategy. We’re lucky to have the opportunity to work with small … Continue reading

What Social Networks Should My Business be On?

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Date posted: February 26, 2014

Short Answer: Only the ones which are relevant to your business AND you have the time to manage. Unfortunately I often find that business owners often get a wild hair and sign up for every social network out there, regardless … Continue reading