30 Things You Must Do On Twitter For Outrageous Success In 2015 

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Do you use Twitter for business? Or, do you feel totally intimidated by it? For some people discovering Twitter is like finding a new candy store. There is an endless supply of people to follow, to read their updates and discover what is happening in their lives. To make a connection and remain in touch – it’s all very exciting and frankly you don’t understand why people make such a big deal out of it. I will help you take the mystery and the overwhelm out of Twitter so that you can have an effective, highly profitable Twitter strategy in 2015. And you don’t have to spend big bucks to outsource this. Read more

4 Social Media Facts that Marketers Should Know

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There’s no denying the power of social media when it comes to getting a brand’s message out there and most digital marketers these days make some use of it. But are you using social to its full potential? It’s never worth ignoring social, as it does offer a decent ROI, sometimes up to three times the amount spent, if the marketer is savvy. Read more

Your 5-Minute Guide to – LinkedIn Showcase Pages

Recently, LinkedIn launched a new interesting feature called LinkedIn Showcase Pages. It’s an interesting new addition that can help you create an entirely new and unique identity for your individual brands or business units, which you can then market to different target audiences. Although this may sound almost perfect, there are some elements you need to evaluate yourself before you jump right into using Showcase Pages. Let’s take a closer look then. Read more

Best Marketing Blogs to Add to Your RSS Feed

Marketing is all about merging the old ways with the ever changing trends. Whatever strategy you undertake, it is good to know what marketing experts say. If you google “marketing blogs” you will find an overwhelming amount of results, which is why I took it upon myself to sift through the best of the best and create a list of blogs that in my opinion, everyone should have in their RSS feed. Read more

Back to the Basics: Who is your target market?

Like it or not, there always comes a time when you need to advertise. Be it by email, newspapers, magazines, online, billboards, whatever channels you think might reach your audience. Then you just buy the media, craft the message and design, and there it is – your ad. What’s worrisome is that ads are usually expensive, but their effectiveness could be improved with some basic planning. So, back to the basics. Read more

Back to Basics

I keep hearing about Social Media Marketing. It’s on everyone’s lips, this new industry hype. Heck, when did ole’ good marketing evolve in a manner where it always needs to be “labeled” and categorized? Why even think about treating communication channels as competing platforms rather than as what they actually are – complementary ways to reach your audience? Read more

The From Field – Company, Name or…?

From fields?! Really? Sure, we know you use these every day, but we’d like to highlight some areas that may benefit from your attention. For example, did you know? According to a Jupiter Research study, nearly one-third (31%) of email marketers surveyed said their biggest challenges were blacklists and SPAM filters. In fact, the problem of legitimate email with “accurate” header information being stuck in filters (“false positives”) is getting worse.

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