Tips for Using Social Media to Build Your Email List

What do social media and email have in common? They both help you create a personal relationship with people – customers, prospects, friends. Anyone and everyone. But your contacts on social media are only accessible there, so you must get them onto your email list, where you can contact them when you need to. At […]

5 Top Online Reputation Tips

Do you know what a potential customer or employer learns about you when they look online? How careful are you about what you post? And what about the things that other people are saying? Your online reputation is a fragile thing so it’s important that you learn how to maintain it. And, if the worst […]

7 Quick Tips for Effective Social Media Management

Is your head spinning around with all the social media you have to update, follow, reply to, engage with, and general try to keep under control? The social media management pros say we can do it in around 15 minutes per day. Really? I can’t say I’ve found the to be the case, but then […]

5 Easy Tips for Using Social Media to Market Your Content

You already know that social media is a powerhouse in the world of content marketing, right? Since most people spend at least some time, if not way too much time, on social media, it’s a great place to market your content brand. Your content will get far more visibility than if it were to just […]

Your Biggest Social Media Questions…Answered

We had an incredible Hangout on Air yesterday with Lynn Terry of Clicknewz.com! Everyone threw challenging social media questions at her left, right, center – and Lynn caught and answered them all. Check out the replay here: There were just 3 questions that she didn’t have time to get to, so Lynn wrote up some […]

7 Social Media Statistics That Will Leave No Doubt in Your Mind

Are you struggling with social media? Or maybe you think you don’t really need it as part of your content marketing plan. After all, maybe your market isn’t hanging out there. Then again….maybe they are! Take a look at the 7 statistics about different social media sites that I put together in this slide presentation. […]

Top Tips for Google+ Live Hangouts – From a First-Timer

 I participated in my first Google Hangout last week, and again today with Alice Seba from DIY PLR as the host. There’s definitely a learning curve there and this week’s one was far better than the first. To make it a little easier, I thought I’d share a few tips from my experience along with […]

Social Media Marketing – Outsourcing Solutions That Work

As a solo entrepreneur, the stress of the to-do list is ongoing. No matter how carefully you make your list of tasks, there’s just never enough time in the day to get everything done. With the pressure to continuously engage customers on social media as well, it’s a wonder that anyone ever gets a chance […]

Social Media Infographic Cheat Sheet for Newbies

Somewhere between playing on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest, I found this great Social Media Infographic Cheat Sheet. Talk about boiling everything down to the essentials. I love it, even if I did strain my eyes a bit trying to read everything! Source: flowtown.com via Sharyn on Pinterest Personally, I would have replaced Digg with StumbleUpon. […]

Are You Actively Using Social Media, Or Just Pretending?

I asked a question recently of a well-known internet marketer about how active I really needed to be in using social media. With all the different networks and services out there, how can anyone possible keep up? And yet, we’re told that it’s vital to our success. In fact, it’s critical to our very survival […]