My Favorite Facebook Contest Apps

Are you thinking about running a Facebook Contest?  They are a great way to have some fun and get your Facebook community connected. You can also use them to get a highly targeted list of people who are interested in your product or service! Facebook Contests have changed within the last year so that now [...]

How to Use Twitter Lists to Find Targeted Followers

Would you like to have a list of targeted Twitter accounts for your niche that you can connect with?  You can use Twitter Lists to find new highly targeted followers and to organize the people you are following to be more engaged with the people you want to connect with most. First what is a Twitter [...]

Hot Off the Press: The New Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies Book

I know it’s hard to keep up with the changes on Facebook, but the 3rd edition of Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies can help.  The book was released on August 18th and is fully up-to-date with the latest changes. Here is what is new in the 3rd edition:     The new Timeline features and [...]

How to use SlideShare for Business: The Success Formula

I’m finally getting around to watching the recordings from Social Media Marketing World 2014 and these notes came from the presentation by Todd Wheatland.  Why use SlideShare? You can get a huge number of leads for only $19/month (pro-version) SlideShare gets 60 Million visitors/month (your website does not) SlideShare has great SEO The primary intent [...]

Grandma Mary Says Keep the Promises You Make to Yourself

You might think that promises to other people are more important but you need to respect your own promises, too. Here are my thoughts on how you can be more successful at keeping those promises.  I also have a different take on “SMART” goals – watch the video to find out.   Here are my [...]

How to Grow Your Email List With Facebook: 7 Easy to Implement Strategies

I’m finally getting around to watching the recordings from Social Media Marketing World 2014 and these notes came from the presentation by Amy Porterfield.    Amy started her presentation by acknowledging the issue with Facebook reach and said that it’s time for a Mindset Shift:  Facebook is an Investment. Start to look at Facebook differently [...]