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4 Ways Having A Social Media Marketing Plan Can Save Your Efforts From Failing

ShareThe social media marketing train is still moving as fast as ever. When Facebook and Twitter took off, there was quite a bit of speculation over whether or not the hype surrounding businesses using social media for marketing was going to hold strong. Years later, it’s easy to see that businesses are not only using […]

Posted on March 31st, 2012 by in Facebook Marketing, Internet marketing in social media, Small Business, Social Media & Networking / Tagged , , , , , , / Leave a comment

Yes, You Really Can Be Terrible At Social Media

ShareA few days ago, we made a post about whether or not social media (or the people using social media) need anger management. There are of course two sides to every story and today, we’re going to explore the other side of why some people and businesses are terrible at social media. While part of […]

Posted on March 19th, 2012 by in Facebook Marketing, Internet marketing in social media, marketing mistakes, Social Media & Networking / Tagged , , , , / Leave a comment

Does Social Media Need Anger Management?

ShareDoes social media need anger management? Over two years ago, we wrote an article about Misery Poker. For a quick recap, Misery Poker is when people feel like they need to constantly one up the problems of other people. To put it simply, you walk into work one morning and tell your co-worker that you […]

Posted on March 14th, 2012 by in Facebook Marketing, Internet Marketing, Internet marketing in social media, marketing mistakes, Small Business, Social Media & Networking / Tagged , , , , / Leave a comment

4 Traps Every Internet Marketer Walks Into

ShareIt doesn’t matter how good you are at what you do, there are going be times when mistakes are made. Sometimes these mistakes are made due to lack of knowledge, while other times they’re made due to the desire of success. Either way, when you’re marketing online, there are traps that you can walk into […]

Posted on March 13th, 2012 by in Internet Marketing, Internet marketing in social media, marketing tips, Niche Marketing / Tagged , , , , , / 1 Comment

If You Blink You’ll Miss The Next Social Media Trend

ShareOne of the many great things about starting an online business is that there are so many business ideas to choose from. You can sell products that you make or manufacture; you can market your services, you can work as a freelancer in your chosen profession, you can sell digital products and you can even […]

Posted on February 17th, 2012 by in Facebook Marketing, Internet Marketing, Internet marketing in social media, Make Money Online, marketing tips, Niche Marketing, Social Media & Networking, Trends / Tagged , , , , , / Leave a comment

What Is SOPA And PIPA?

Share What if you woke up one day to find that everything that you’ve worked so hard for was ripped away from you and there was nothing that you could do about it? To make the situation worse, what if your livelihood was stripped away from you when you weren’t even aware that you did […]

Posted on January 12th, 2012 by in General, Internet marketing in social media, Small Business / Tagged , , , , , , , / Leave a comment

Would You Survive A Social Media Background Check?

ShareIt’s hard to talk about doing business or marketing online without including social media in the conversation. It’s how people are connecting online for both personal and business reasons. While this makes social media convenient, it can also be a recipe for disaster. Too many times, Internet users mingle their personal lives with their business […]

Posted on January 7th, 2012 by in Facebook Marketing, Internet Marketing, Internet marketing in social media, marketing tips, Small Business, Social Media & Networking / Tagged , , , / Leave a comment

Customer Satisfaction Plays A Large Role in Internet Marketing Success

ShareIt takes a lot to be a good Internet marketer. You need to be using the strategy that’s right for your business (or for the business you’re marketing for) and you need to know where to find customers to name a couple of key components. Being a good online marketer is only half of the […]

Posted on January 5th, 2012 by in Internet marketing in social media, marketing tips, Small Business / Tagged , , , , , , , / Leave a comment

Internet Marketing Ethics

ShareAre you marketing online ethically? Ask yourself or any other Internet marketer and the answer will most likely be “yes.” Ask a person who doesn’t market online the same question and you’ll most likely get a huge “no!” You’re going to get those answers because consumers and the average run of the mill Internet user […]

Posted on December 26th, 2011 by in Affiliate Marketing, General, Internet Marketing, Internet marketing in social media, Make Money Online, marketing mistakes, marketing tips / Tagged , , , , / Leave a comment

Marketing On A Budget: 5 Ways to Spruce Up Your Campaign in 2012

ShareHow can you save money but still manage to spruce up your online marketing campaign in 2012? Maybe you spent more money than you were planning on for Internet marketing in 2011 or if you’re a new business with a limited budget, maybe you need to know how to stick to that budget. Either way, […]

Posted on December 21st, 2011 by in General, Internet Marketing, Internet marketing in social media, marketing tips, Small Business / Tagged , , , / Leave a comment