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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

8 Ways To Create Trust Online

ShareHow do you create trust online? Creating a product or marketing whatever services that you’re selling is normally the easy part when you compare it to getting online consumers to trust you and your business. Matter of fact, if your business is unable to get web consumers to trust it, there’s very little room for […]

Posted on February 29th, 2012 by in Company Branding, General, Internet Marketing, marketing tips, Small Business / Tagged , , , , , / Leave a 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

3 Ways Social Media Can Destroy Your Business

ShareIf you’re a business owner and you take part in social media, are you helping or hurting your business? There’s a misconception out there about social media which revolves around the thought that if a business is involved in social media, it means that their business is benefiting from it. The truth however is that […]

Posted on January 30th, 2012 by in Facebook Marketing, General, Internet Marketing, marketing mistakes, Social Media & Networking / 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

5 Tips For Creating (And Marketing) An Awesome Viral Video

ShareWho doesn’t want to create an awesome viral video? If you or your business wants attention online, it’s one of the best ways to go but it’s also one of the most difficult ways to go. Day in and day out companies and online marketers spend countless hours trying to create a video that’ll catch […]

Posted on December 24th, 2011 by in Internet Marketing, marketing tips, Small Business, Video Marketing, Viral Marketing / Tagged , , , , , / Leave a comment

Using The Delete Button To Manage Social Media Blunders

ShareAnother day, another person ranting about something on Twitter. It’s no secret that Twitter is a very powerful tool when it comes to customer service. Over the past several years consumers have demanded more transparency from companies and Twitter is a great platform to be just that. People have realized that the quickest way to […]

Posted on December 8th, 2011 by in Company Branding, General, Internet Marketing, marketing mistakes, Social Media & Networking / Tagged , , , , , / Leave a comment