15 Ways to Increase Awareness of Your Business On Social Media

Marketing is often a numbers game, and I think that is the reason so many people want more, More, MORE followers, fans, traffic and email addresses, because the higher the number of people you get your message in front of, the more likely you are to get results. While I stress the importance of building a followers list of targeted, interested people, there is something to be said for getting […]

What Is Sprout Social? My Favorite Social Media Software

What Is Sprout Social? My Favorite Social Media Software

Being in social media, means I have a LOT of options when it comes to social media software. There are programs that have all kinds of features, and I would love to try them all, but you, you don’t have time for that, so I want to tell you about one I just started using, and plan to use for quite awhile. What is Sprout Social? Sprout Social is a […]

4 Elements of Social Media Success

4 Elements of Social Media Success

Very often I hear from people saying social media is too expensive, they can’t afford to spend that much, or they’ve tried it, and it hasn’t worked for them. If this is you, or it sounds like someone you know, let me share something with you. Something that will help you find social media success. Consistency forĀ Social Media Success People are not consistent, it’s part of the reason we fail, […]

How To Run a Social Media Promotion on Facebook

It still surprises me how many businesses I see that run social media promotions on their fanpages. I get that it is super easy to do, and that everyone else is doing it, but that doesn’t make it acceptable. You can lose your whole fan page by doing it, and it just isn’t worth it. You don’t want to have to start all over again, from 0 likes? You have […]

Social Media for Small Business 101 – How to Use Linkedin

Social Media for Small Business 101 – How to Use Linkedin

I’ve been on linkedin for years, but it wasn’t until fairly recently that I’ve given it the attention I should, and I really enjoy it. I am still learning to optimize everything that can be done on Linkedin, but with the help of Lewis Howes (through video only, in his course Linkedinfluence) I’m meeting a lot of people and connecting with them outside of the business social network. Brand New […]

What Should I Post On My Fanpage?

What Should I Post On My Fanpage?

This week another great infographic came out. I love infographics, they are beautiful images that share lots of useful information, all in one place. This week’s infographic shows what kind of information you should be posting on facebook, and how often. With that in mind, I wanted to help you come up with ideas to post. What Should I Post On My Fanpage Each Day? I myself have come to […]

Social Media for Small Business 101: Other Company Fanpages

Social Media for Small Business 101: Other Company Fanpages

My goal with this blog is to help small business owners that want to learn more, but don’t have a lot of time, in the spirit of doing that I want to cut back on how long my how to posts are. Today: Other Company Fanpages Your fanpage is set up and now you want to start joining the conversation. The easiest way to do this is through the use […]