Social Storytelling Needs Great Design

Social media thrives on visual stories. And as you get busy creating photos and videos to show your business to the world, consider how the elements of your overall graphic design can give coherence to all your social storytelling.

Your graphic design aesthetic is an extension of the personality of your business. It conveys not just a theme, but an attitude and a sense of the values that…

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 Groups: Peers vs. Trolls
Managing Your Group, without the Chaos

Some small business owners aren’t just using social media for marketing. We’re also part of online forums or social groups related to our professions. We go to these sites for advice, learning opportunities and camaraderie. But what happens when someone asks a group a question to gain their input and the conversation goes from generating great ideas and support to…

The Power of Pinterest for Business

Small business owners can have fun using Pinterest to make their social marketing a more visual experience. Not familiar with Pinterest? No problem.

In simple terms, Pinterest is a giant virtual Pin board where people go to share ideas, photos and videos they find on websites across the internet. This method of sharing is called “Pinning”, rather than Tweeting or Posting. People who us…

It’s Cyber Monday… What are You Doing to Increase Your Online Holiday Sales?

Small Business Cyber Monday

Happy Cyber Monday!

We hope you had a wonderful (and prosperous) Thanksgiving Holiday! We did a lot of Small Business Saturday shopping ourselves and for our retail readers trust the promotion went well for you this past weekend.

We promise not to dwell too much on the holiday sales season but, for so many of you, it is a critical time of year. With this in mind, we do want to bring tips…

Open for Pinterest! Claim Your Business on Pinterest Today

Open for Pinterest

We knew it was coming and indeed – here it is: Business Pages are now available on Pinterest!

Much like Facebook Pages and Twitter Profiles the uber popular Pinterest announced this week that they will now offer businesses the ability to create specific Business Accounts separate from Personal Accounts.

So, what does this mean for your business and what should you do?

First, this offers…

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