Blogging

When is the Best Time to Post on Social Media?

When is the Best Time to Post on Social Media?

For most small business owners, your social media activity may be limited to just one or two posts a day. If you're active all day, then "optimum post time" may not be as important. But if you have just one or two shots to catch the bulk of your followers when they're potentially listening, you need to be aware of that time.

Quora introduces bloggers to over 500,000 readers

Quora introduces bloggers to over 500,000 readers

Right on the heels of LinkedIn announcing that it would be canceling the LinkedIn Answers service as of January 31st, Quora, the alternative Question & Answer service, has

Content Marketing Resolutions for 2013

Content Marketing Resolutions for 2013

We have all spent 2012 looking for value in our Internet marketing strategies. We have tweeted, liked, pinned and shared, and worked on creating a culture of content marketing within our own companies to encourage employee participation. As 2013 approaches, and we spend time evaluating and revising our marketing campaigns, here are some resolutions that I intend to adopt myself, and would suggest you do the same.

Creating a Company Culture of Content Marketing

Creating a Company Culture of Content Marketing

So, you've decided to embrace social media and blogging as part of your content marketing strategy. You understand how effective it can be to connect with new customers and demonstrate your expertise.

Use This Killer App for Social Media Management

3 Awesome Reasons to use Buffer

If you have been writing and blogging for a while now, you have probably started to accumulate a nice collection of articles on various topics. These articles can and should be shared and re-shared across your social networks. One of the best tools we've found for that purpose is Buffer.

How to get your message heard

How to get your message heard, even on days like Cyber Monday.

We have been talking a lot about Content Marketing and using your website and social media to promote your business and educate your customers. However, if you're trying to publish a blog post or article or press release on a day in which there is substantial online activity, it is easy to get drowned out.

How an over active imagination can help your business, and save your life.

How an over active imagination can help your business, and save your life.

I have an over active imagination. That's part of why I enjoy so much Science Fiction and Fantasy, but it also means I think about things to the point of over thinking. I will start to imagine how a conversation is going to go and before I know it, I'm having a full-fledge argument in my mind. While that kind of worry and anxiety is stressful and a sin, there are definitely some benefits to having an over active imagination that can be applied to your business and marketing.

Blog like Bilbo Baggins

Blog like Bilbo Baggins

"Go back?" he thought. "No good at all! Go sideways? Impossible! Go forward? Only thing to do! On we go!" ~ Bilbo Baggins, The Hobbit

Tumblr has a New Look. What do you think?

Tumblr has a New Look. What do you think?

Tumblr, the microblogging social network, has released an update to their mobile app which presents Tumblr users with an all-new look. According to Tumblr's corporate blog, the mobile blog is now, "completely redesigned for faster browsing, cleaner reading, and easier sharing."

This update includes:

Microblogging as a Business Marketing Tool

Microblogging as a Business Marketing Tool

A microblog is a great way to support your business website, internet marketing, and customer communication. First, though, let's cover what a microblog is and then we can get into the what it does.

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