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Too Busy To Blog? Tips for Small Biz Bloggers

I knew this was how it was going to be. I knew there’d be seasons in which I’d get so busy I’d have to let my own blog take a backseat to my paid writing gigs.  As a matter of … Continue reading

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Is Your Biz a “Lust” or “Must”? Use Social Media to Convince Customers They Need What They Want or Want What They Need

Windshields.  Cupcakes. In the gravel-spattered roadway of life, windshield fix-it shops exist to meet the needs of drivers.  A cracked windshield could pose a danger; it’s imperative it be repaired.  Thus, this service is pretty much a “must.” On the … Continue reading

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SEO & Online Marketing for Small Business: Let Customers Seek and Find

It seems many marketers still find “search” to be the engine for successful advertising and branding campaigns. In a recent survey of senior-level marketing and media execs conducted by Forbes, 75% of respondents ranked SEO and email/e-newsletters as their top … Continue reading

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Five Elements of Social Media – Free White Paper

When it comes to social media, do you ever feel like you’re blowing a kazoo in the middle of a marching band brass section?  Or do you feel like your occasional trumpet calls get quick salutes but no lasting results? … Continue reading

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Use Social Media to “Top of Mind” Your Business

Last night I dreamed I was being chased (and subsequently bitten) by an Indonesian Komodo dragon while at the home a friend from high school. I’ve never seen a Komodo dragon ‘in person’ (is it even possible to see a … Continue reading

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Look Ahead or Get Left Behind

Know anybody who’s ever attempted a newsletter yet never had any news?  What about blogs; ever seen a stale blog on a company’s site?  And I don’t even have to ask about news pages on web sites, as I’m sure … Continue reading

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Death Knell for Direct Mail?

Blog – Social Media Business Strategies – Social Media Connection. The writing may be on the wall posting for direct mail, according to two recent industry reports.  The ’08 stats are in, and they undeniably reveal that marketers are rapidly … Continue reading

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