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5 Lessons Social Media Can Teach Managers; with Steve McIntosh of Fanhub

 

Steve McIntosh, Chief Fan Ambassador of Fanhub, a collaboration platform for small businesses, talks to us about how to integrate social media culture with traditional business, why being open-minded is a key to making successful workplace change, and how customers are your true sales force.  And he offers five key lessons managers can use to leverage social media in business, giving…

7 Habits That Will Get You Noticed On LinkedIn

Professionals join LinkedIn to make connections. But that doesn’t mean they want to be inundated with marketing emails from people they just met. Nor does it mean they want to join a Group discussion only to find others who are busy pushing their latest product or website launch instead of genuinely engaging in the Group.

Linkedin is about building quality connections for your career, and…

What The Heck Is A #Hashtag? Twitter Basics For Business Owners

The first thing a small business owner should understand about Twitter is that it has a different energy than Facebook. It’s fast-paced and forthright. And there are a lot of conversations happening beyond what you see in your feed. It’s a busy place with lots of curious eyes, so if you take the time to start off on the right foot and participate regularly, your brand can reap positiv…

5 Ways to (Re)Create Original Content for Pinterest

For any business owner, Pinterest is about sharing original, brand-focused content to drive sales. But you’re convinced that your hectic schedule just doesn’t give you enough time to create original content.  Why not take a moment and check out the following five ideas? You might already have some of these items posted on your website or YouTube pages, which means that you don’t need to…

Social Media Guard – Coke Solves the Problem!

social media guard - coke

Social Media Addiction? Well, here’s a solution!

The Social Media Guard from our pals at Coca Cola – Lest we forget that there is still the Real World out there. (I know there is, I saw it on Instagram)

Enjoy! -Mik…

Curating Content? Try Sliding Down a Social Rabbit Hole

Curating Content - the social media rabbit hole

Curating content is something most writers love doing because quite often we end up down an unexpected rabbit hole, like Alice in Wonderland. And let me tell you, those unexpected rabbit holes are some of the most delightful places to discover new ways of looking at the world. Sometimes you just want to stay down there for hours, playing. Social media platforms are riddled with rabbit holes if…

5 Ideas for Compelling Content Creation

Content Creation is Communication for Business

Here’s a recent question from a client: “I’m stuck. How do you consistently come up with compelling content for weekly posts? Any tips, tricks or solutions?”

Well, of course! With the release of Hummingbird, Google’s newest algorithm change, writing content isn’t about reaching for single keywords to get higher search rankings; it’s about answering questions by writing to an…

The Hummingbird Effect: A Basic Understanding of Google’s Algorithm Update

SEO can be confusing to anyone who doesn’t spend their days studying it. In fact, most small business owners probably don’t have a lot of extra time to devote to learning all about SEO, they really just want to know the basics and how to make it work for them. Then they want to get back to the business of doing business.

When Google released Hummingbird there was certainly some groaning…

Instagram Direct for Business

The new feature on Instagram, Direct Messaging, allows you to send private images and videos to other Instagram users. This is a great tool for deepening relationships with customers through the level of customer service it allows.  It allows your small business the chance to provide sneak peeks to loyal followers, send coupons and connect with a new audience.

Here are 5 ways your sma…

Mobile Marketing Strategy: 6 Ways to Connect to Smartphone Users

You’re getting ready to leave for a morning meeting with a new client on the other side of town. You remember there’s a popular donut shop that just opened a second location in that area. You decide it would be a nice touch to bring a box of warm donuts to the meeting. Luckily, the shop has an App you downloaded to your smartphone and in moments you know exactly how to get to them and you s…

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