#1 Mistake Small Businesses Make On Social Media

#1 Mistake Small Businesses Make In Social Media

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Google+, Instagram, LinkedIn, Small Business, Social Media, Twitter Leave a Comment

Social Media is about creating online relationships with other individuals.  It offers a medium for small businesses to interact with potential customers, to influence purchasing decisions and to establish a presence.  Social Media is part of your marketing plan. Yet, business owners make mistakes every day and according to a group of Social Media Marketing Professionals on LinkedIn, the following …

How To Mute Someone On Twitter

How To Mute Someone On Twitter

Claudia Sheridan Social Media, Twitter Leave a Comment

As with any conversation, sometimes there are people you simply want to tune out.  What happens when you’re engaging in a Twitter campaign and suddenly someone starts posting things you don’t want to see?  Earlier this year, Twitter added Mute functionality to the Twitter experience.  Here’s what you kneed to know about muting someone on Twitter. Share Share Tweet +1 …

Friday's Find by Small Business Breakthrough Social Media Resources for Online Marketing

Friday's Find: Image Dimensions for Social Media Sites

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If you’re just setting up your social media pages, then chances are that you’re trying to figure out the dimensions of the images to be used on those pages. Well the folks over at Insight180.com came up with this handy reference guide to cover image dimensions for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube and Google+. Print it out and keep it …

The Problem With Buying Fans and Followers

The Problem With Buying Fans And Followers

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Instagram, Social Media, Twitter Leave a Comment

You want to build your following and you want to build it fast. After all, there’s nothing wrong with wanting to reach more people – or is there? Why paying for followers isn’t the answer We are a society of impatience – especially if you’re conducting business in the good ‘ole USA. Getting more likes, followers, fans, connections, etc gives …

Best Times To Post On Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ LinkedIn

Friday's Find: Best Time To Post On Social Media

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Not sure when the best times to post are?  Check out this infographic listing the best and worst times to post on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and blogs. Explore more visuals like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually.     Share Share Tweet +1 Pin

Twitter Website Card

Using Twitter Website Cards to Increase Traffic

Claudia Sheridan Social Media, Twitter Leave a Comment

Want to drive more traffic to your website?  Consider using Twitter Website Cards. Last week Twitter announced the introduction of Website Cards on their blog – “a new way for advertisers to easily surface website content within a Tweet and drive relevant traffic to any page of their site, such as their home page, product page, or an important blog …

700 Billion Reasons Why Your Business Needs Social Media

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Social Media, Twitter, YouTube 2 Comments

Whenever I speak to a new business owner, the conversation inevitably ends up being about social media.  One of the questions I often get is – should I be using social media for my business?  Here’s the thing, I use social media and I love using it.  I love the fact that I can instantaneously share my thoughts with people …