Twitter Website Card

Using Twitter Website Cards to Increase Traffic

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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 …

Social Media Advise For Small Business Owners

Essential Advice For Getting Started With Social Media

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“If you were to give a one-sentence tip to a small business owner just starting out with social media, what would you say?” This question was recently posted by Constant Contact to business owners, marketers, social media professionals, and many others.  I came across this question while reading their blog and it got me thinking.  What one-sentence tip do I …

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Friday's Find – Leadership Lessons From A 94 Year Old Entrepreneur

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Every morning I wake up, turn on my computer and look for inspiration.  Inspiration for myself, for my business, for my clients, for just about everything.  This morning, after attending my weekly networking meeting with an amazing group of business owners, I came home, turned on my computer and looked for inspiration.  I found it.  I found it in the …

Great source for Social Media Quotes

Friday's Find: The Power of Quotes

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Quotes document a moment in time.  A moment that made an impact because it made you feel something, think of something, or dream of something.  When you want to connect with your audience, consider using a quote that means something to you. [Tweet “Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane. – Criss Jami #sbb @csheridan #smallbiz …

What do LinkedIn and Kevin Bacon have in common

What do LinkedIn and Kevin Bacon have in common?

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You’ve heard about LinkedIn, and you’ve been told that you should be on it, but you’re not quite sure what it is. Let me see if I can help. LinkedIn is the premier professional business networking site with over 250 million members and growing. LinkedIn is probably most utilized by job seekers and recruiters, however, there’s a growing number of …

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Friday's Find: Free Images

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How likely are you to engage in a post with an image?  How about in a post without an image?  Visual appeal plays an important role  in your online marketing efforts.  After all, it is the first impression your viewer has of your content.  This Friday we’ve found a great resource for high quality, easy to use, free clipart available …

700 Billion Reasons Why Your Business Needs Social Media

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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 …