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 [...]

Grandma Mary Says Don’t Let the Turkeys Get You Down

There are naysayers and dream-stealers out there who might say some negative things about what you are doing. Don’t let those turkeys get you down. The thing is, most of the time, those turkeys have some ulterior motives. Whether it’s the turkeys in your head or the turkeys you are related to, they are sometimes [...]

How to Use Twitter to Grow Your Brand, Leads and Sales

I’m finally getting around to watching the recordings from Social Media Marketing World 2014 and these notes came from the presentation by Kim Garst.   Kim started her session by sharing a bit about how Twitter really drives her business.  She now has over 260,000 followers and is mentioned or retweeted every 45 seconds!  She has [...]