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

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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...]

5 Tips for Preventing Social Media Burnout

Making the decision to add social media to your marketing plan was a good one. There’s no question that it’s a smart, cost-efficient method for creating awareness, attracting a loyal following, building a solid customer base and boosting sales. Businesses everywhere are quick to attest to its success. But now that you’ve jumped into the social media pool with both feet, how do you keep from getting overwhelmed by the added responsibility of … [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...]

Firefox 4 Beta Includes “App Tabs”

Nice Job Firefox! … [Read more...]