15 Small Business Experts to Follow on Twitter

Small Business Experts to Follow on Twitter

Date posted: November 5, 2014

Twitter is full of people and companies claiming to be small business experts. If you’re not careful you could end up following accounts that are nothing but a bunch of fluff. No REAL business advice, just weak articles that won’t … Continue reading

How to Cure Blogger’s Block (for good)

writers block

Date posted: October 30, 2014

We’ve all heard of writer’s block. The dreaded affliction that plagues authors of all sorts with the inability to produce new content. Regardless of how the block happens, one thing is for sure. It can be detrimental if it’s not … Continue reading

FAQ: What Is My RSS Feed URL?

what is my rss feed url

Date posted: September 30, 2014

Have you ever wanted to subscribe to a website or blog but couldn’t find an RSS feed subscription option? Yeah, me too. It can be frustrating! I have good news, though. You can find and subscribe to an RSS feed … Continue reading

Customer Service through Social Media: Does it Exist? Is it Effective?

customer service through social media

Date posted: September 18, 2014

Imagine going to your favorite local donut shop on a Saturday morning at 8 a.m. and the sign says it should be open, but the lights are off.  What do you do?  You receive a brand new glow-in-the-dark Frisbee in … Continue reading

5 Incredibly Simple Ways to Improve Your Local Search Rankings

how to claim local listings

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

pinterest spam

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

email marketing tips for small businesses

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

Facebook News Feed Options

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

online review sites

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

pic.twitter Hootsuite

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