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Social Media Marketing In Minutes With Ease

Social media marketing in minutes, all with ease.

You can reach a lot of customers in the wide world of social media. The problem is they’re probably not looking for you. They’re also definitely not interested in detouring their social media activity to check out your sales pitch. Even with the challenge of attracting interest, social media marketing is a powerful tool to reach new…

Build Lasting Client Relationships: Make Friends Not Sales

Build Lasting Client Relationships: Make Friends Not Sales. Picture: Business man in suit with jacket off fixing his bicycle tire.

Think of a company you love doing business with. One that you’re passionate about and going to them is a no-brainer. You know, the one who, even if the competition is cheaper, you won’t ever jump ship. That’s the company you want to look towards to learn how to build lasting client relationships. For me one of…

Smartphone Marketing: 11 Free Apps That Will Help You

Hand holding an iPhone using Instagram with text overlay: 11 free app to help you do smartphone marketing better.

Last updated July 29, 2018 with updates to the YouTube app. The world is on the go. Nobody stays still to listen to your message very long. Your best chance is to make your message concise and make it interesting. It has to capture attention within seconds. Luckily there are tons of smartphone marketing tools…

Budget Marketing Online How To For Business Growth

Learn how to use budget marketing methods online to achieve business growth.

Doing anything on a budget is no fun (but always necessary) and budget marketing is no different. To make things a bit more interesting, I’m going to talk about a few things that will help you do some marketing on no budget. Some ideas I mention assume you do have some basic framework in place…

Learn to Approach Social Media Effectively

Learn to approach social media effectively.

Social media is an extremely powerful way to communicate directly with your customers. The key is to approach it as a way to communicate, though, never to sell. Learning to approach social media effectively is necessary to find any value in it. I’m going to cover three things you can do to help your business benefit from…

Be Where Your Customers Are

Be Where Your Customers Are - Hang Out Where They Hang Out

Finding new customers online is a challenge. You have to first figure out who your customers are, then figure out how to reach them. But you have to reach them, your brand relies on it to extend its reach online. As a small business it’s impossible to have the reach a larger brand can have, though,…

Three Final Ways To Grow Your Email List

Three final email list growth tactics

I previously wrote about 8 great ways to grow your email list. Each way was covered briefly which I expanded upon with several articles prior to this one. I’m going to combine the last three into this one article because none of the last three need much detail. The last three are: Sign Up Everywhere: put…

Unlock The Power of Twitter, Enable Twitter Analytics

Enable Twitter Analytics to fully benefit from social media.

Social media is great for connecting with people in your industry or even potential clients. Even though it’s great for connecting, if you don’t know how you’re doing then you don’t know where to improve. There’s an easy way to understand how well you’re doing on Twitter, enable Twitter analytics. Below is what your standard…

The One Resource You Need For Free Stock Photos

One place to find all free stock photos.

There are so many places you can turn to online for free stock photos. For every free image website, there are 100 posts and lists of those image services. That’s a bit overwhelming right? Each time I see one of those lists I get a bit of anxiety because I know it’s too much information.…

The Easiest Way To Create the Perfect Size Social Media Image

Social media icons with easy social media images.

There’s a lot of information out there to help figure out what the correct dimensions are for social media images. Infographics, templates, documents, charts, etc. all try to cover this basic information. While I love this information and the infographics are super helpful, (see the infographic at the end of this post) they leave something…

How To Promote Your Blog Post

How to promote your blog post

I have a fairly scientific (I did a bit of testing & a bit of research) method for how I promote my posts. Although I’ve been a bit more lenient on it lately, it does show in my results. There are a few things you can do to promote your blog posts better using social…

Bring On The Connections!

City at night with a bridge connecting it

I see a lot of people writing about why they don’t accept unknown connections on LinkedIn. This is about why you should connect on LinkedIn with everyone. The only way these people claim they’ll connect with you is if you know them in real life, work with them, or talked with them on social media. Some limit…