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Google Plus has become the newest leader for small business and social media marketing. The new social media platform offers advantages that Twitter and Facebook cannot, but how do you know what to do or …

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Social Media Marketing: Getting “Likes” on Facebook

December 31, 2014 – 10:00 am |

Your company is brilliant, but do your Facebook fans know that? You’ve developed a great social media marketing strategy and content that you believe will get likes and lead to new followers. But for some …

Social Media Marketing: 4 Last-Minute Holiday Tactics

December 24, 2014 – 10:00 am |

Between marketing holiday discounts and promoting products or services, this time of year can often be busy for small business owners. Needless to say, it is common for many entrepreneurs to neglect some facets of …

4 Blogging Tips for Search Engine Optimization Success

December 17, 2014 – 10:00 am |

We’ve all heard it over and over again, “Content is King,” when it comes to blogging. However, in business we don’t just blog for fun; we blog for several other reasons, including content marketing, to …

LinkedIn Company Page: 4 Tips for Success

December 10, 2014 – 9:55 am |

LinkedIn can be a rich resource for professionals looking to connect with various colleagues, post company updates and stay current with industry trends. The proper usage of a LinkedIn company page can result in endless opportunities, …

Top 3 Business Blogging Tips

December 3, 2014 – 10:00 am |

You already know the importance of blogging for your business: it can help with your marketing efforts, social media campaigns and search engine optimization for your website. But are you getting the results you were …

Social Media Management: 3 Winter Vacation Tips

November 26, 2014 – 10:00 am |

Taking breaks is important to refresh and revive creativity and energy levels, especially during the cold winter months. Neglecting social media sites during vacation is a common mistake that can be easily avoided with proper social media management practices. Scheduling …

Incentive Programs for Employees

October 29, 2014 – 10:00 am |

Too many companies are ignoring the fact that incentive programs are crucial to motivate employees, especially millennials. Contrary to previous generations’ beliefs, the job itself is not enough motivation to keep an employee at the desk. Here …

How to Increase Website Traffic

October 22, 2014 – 10:00 am |

Does your business have a website? Whether it is a brand new site or you’ve had it for a while, your website should be a carefully maintained and manicured asset of your company. If it isn’t, you …

Vlogging Tips for your Business

October 15, 2014 – 10:00 am |

Creating a vlog (video blog) for your business can be a great way to increase traffic to your site and interact with your audience on a deeper level. Simply making a vlog is not enough …

Social Media Marketing Ideas for the Busy Entrepreneur

October 8, 2014 – 10:00 am |

We get it. You are busy, busy, busy. In addition to everything that keeps most people occupied, you own your own business. You have a hard enough time completing your check list, but now you’re …