Tag Archives: Irene Williams

They “Like” Your Biz on Facebook Because They Want Something!

“Shock of all shocks,” wrote the blogger with an intentionally sarcastic tone.  “People “like” businesses on Facebook and willingly submit their email addresses to companies in order to get discounts, deals and freebies.”  Then said blogger paused from typing to … Continue reading

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Creating Buzz for Your Small Biz: PR Tips in a Web 2.0 World

Ever considered hiring a PR firm or publicist to help promote your business? For many years, I put kibble in the bowls (aka “brought home the bacon”) primarily by doing PR. I was never one of those spin-master, flack types.  … Continue reading

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Small Biz Big Time Gets Bigger

When this blog was born in March 2009, I was just getting into social networking for business and fully embracing the importance of digital reputation/personal brand.  This awakening had arisen in conjunction with my baby step pursuit of becoming my … Continue reading

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How to Get Followers on Twitter

While I’m on the topic of Twitter, let’s talk about “Follower Acquisition.”  Who among us doesn’t want followers?  After all, followers could translate into customers, clients or connections…right?!? Having created and managed three Twitter accounts for my own endeavors, I’ve … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day 2.0

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Practical & Tactical Use of Social Media for Small Business

It seems so contrary, that we would be “practical and tactical” about something identified as “social.”  Yet as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and the like grow deeper roots in our everyday communications, it’s essential for business people to (1) embrace social … Continue reading

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SEO & Video: A Solid Combo to Boost Google Ranking

Wanna know the big numbers for Americans who indulged during the month of November ’09? 170,000,000 & 31,000,000,000 No, these strings of zeroes have nothing to do with the total pounds of turkey consumed or total weight gained due to … Continue reading

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