Social Media Posting Made Easy(er)

Those smart folks over at Tent Social have come up with a brilliant (and free!) way to help you keep track of what goes where in Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube. They call it “The Ridiculously Exhaustive Social Media Design Blueprint.” The Blueprint contains all the specs for each of the above platforms in one, easy-to-access place. With one glance, you can determine how many pixels your images need to be … [Read more...]

Testimonials: Let Your Clients Tell Your Story

Testimonial

Testimonials from satisfied clients lend an extra dimension of credibility to your business communications. Although most people use them only on their websites, there are a number of other creative ways to work testimonials into your marketing materials. Before I go into details, however, I’m assuming that you have a consistent, effective system for gathering testimonials in place. If not, now is the time to establish one. Here are a few tips … [Read more...]

Email Marketing is NOT Dead

  If you're using email marketing as part of your overall marketing strategy, I highly recommend watching this interview with Chris Brogan. Chris shares a lot of useful tips in this short, three and a half minute video. "...where other people go wrong though is that they stuff the email so full and if we're reading them on 3" screens, that's not good anymore...one simple call to action."       … [Read more...]

Free Engagement Marketing Seminar in Mankato

Have you been wanting to learn more about email marketing and what it has to offer for your business? Or, perhaps you’ve been using email marketing and would like to learn how to maximize your email marketing efforts. If so, then you need to attend this FREE Seminar!   When: Wednesday, September 21 8:00am – 12:30pm Where: Greater Mankato Growth 1961 Premier Drive, Suite 100, Mankato Cost: FREE with Registration At this seminar you will … [Read more...]

4 Simple & Effective Email Marketing Tips

Email is one of the most personal advertising methods used today. Here are four of the many ways you can improve your email marketing results. 1. Spread the Word – Get others to sign up for your mailing lists with their consent.  Spread the word about your mailing list through word of mouth.  The beauty in this is that the list of emails will be self-screened and the database will only contain the people who are truly interested in your … [Read more...]