Social Media – 5 Things Every Business Needs to Stop Doing!

Social media marketing is all the rage these days. As small business owners you’re likely inundated with sales calls and spam from social media marketers. We even get spam within our social media from hungry social media marketers.

To help you weed through the madness of vendors and endless sales pitches, we’ve compiled a list of 5 things you and your organization need to stop doing today. Continue reading “Social Media – 5 Things Every Business Needs to Stop Doing!”

Online Marketing – Don’t Forget Your Website

Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+, Klout, SkillPages, Myspace, Instagram, Yelp, YouTube, Vimeo, Reddit, Digg, Delicious, Flikr, Blogger,, StumbleUpon, Technorati, UTrustIt, Squidoo, Furl, WikiHow, Tubearoo, Ma.gnaolia, Ecademy, Focus, YorZ, Xing, Care2, Tribe, NetParty, Gather, Ziggs..

Website. Continue reading “Online Marketing – Don’t Forget Your Website”

Social Media – Facebook Like Ladders

Trying to get more Facebook ‘likes’ on your business page?

Stay away from Like Ladders.

Like ladders are a type of scheme whereby you’re encouraged to like X number of  businesses and in return X number of individuals will like your business on Facebook.  The ultimate goal being to get as many new fans in as short of time as possible.

More Facebook fans!  Sounds awesome right? Continue reading “Social Media – Facebook Like Ladders”

The 7 Deadly Sins of Email Marketing

So you’ve been capturing people’s email addresses for a little while now, through both online and offline means. You have a nice list going and you decide to try and engage those who have entrusted you with a direct line to their inbox. Building a loyal email marketing following is instrumental in growing your online brand and staying connected to your existing and potential customers. Continue reading “The 7 Deadly Sins of Email Marketing”