9 Blog Post Ideas You Can Use Today

Running a blog is a great and exciting adventure, especially when it starts to gain traction and a following.  But it takes work, and if you begin to become even remotely successful, at some point you will find yourself with a dry well when it comes to blog ideas. Don’t despair. Here are 9 waysContinue reading “9 Blog Post Ideas You Can Use Today”

Which Social Network Is Best For Your Business?

When it comes to digital marketing, there are tons of different social networks to choose from, each with their own advantages and disadvantages.To cover just a few, you have: * Facebook* Twitter* Tumblr* LinkedIn* Instagram And this is before you’ve even covered some of the less obvious social networks, or the networks that skirt theContinue reading “Which Social Network Is Best For Your Business?”

Not Christmas Yet, But Facebook Wants Your Business To Be Ready

This post previously appeared on Locowise.com. Traditionally, Christmas is the time of year when marketing and advertising goes into overdrive. Billions of dollars are spent and it’s all about new product launches, updates and general spending everywhere. Facebook knows this, and Facebook is built on advertising revenue. So you can expect a certain level ofContinue reading “Not Christmas Yet, But Facebook Wants Your Business To Be Ready”

LinkedIn creates guide for social media marketing

This post originally appeared on Locowise.com LinkedIn is a huge professional network, and it continues to grow and exceed expectations. The social media platform has also been pushing recently to make sure it is more accessible to its users. This has involved making it’s feeds less stuffy and more like those of Facebook and otherContinue reading “LinkedIn creates guide for social media marketing”

LinkedIn Creates New Analytics

This post originally appeared on Locowise.com. LinkedIn remains the social media arena’s number one place for business professionals to network, but it hasn’t brought any real new updates to the game for a little while. However, in the past couple of weeks, updates have arrived that have genuinely made the whole LinkedIn experience a littleContinue reading “LinkedIn Creates New Analytics”

Google reveals how YouTube search works

This post originally appeared on Locowise.com. Google owns YouTube and it has proven to be an amazingly successful purchase. There is still only one real video sharing platform online, and YouTube is beloved by pretty much every single demographic out there. So it’s important to be a part of if you are a marketer. That’s why it’sContinue reading “Google reveals how YouTube search works”

How to avoid spamming people on LinkedIn

We all know how great LinkedIn is for networking and for finding new leads for your freelancing business or a business you own. However, it is important that we are also aware of some key areas that we should never venture into if we want to make sure we are seen as being professional andContinue reading “How to avoid spamming people on LinkedIn”

How to use LinkedIn Groups to find more leads

“Join LinkedIn groups. You are 70 percent more likely to get an appointment with someone on an unexpected sales call if you cite a common LinkedIn group than if you don’t.” Amanda Johns Vaden LinkedIn is great for freelancers or small businesses because it allows you to find and communicate with people in business allContinue reading “How to use LinkedIn Groups to find more leads”

How to do Storytelling on Instagram

This post first appeared on Locowise.com. Instagram is an ‘image first’ platform. This means it works with images and not much else. Of course, you can put the ‘else’ into your feed, but unless you’re respecting the platform’s clear focus on imagery, you’re going to lose out in the long run.  The good news aboutContinue reading “How to do Storytelling on Instagram”