Monthly Archives: February 2012

No Slingshotting: Content Writing Tips to Make Your Readers Yearn for You

You’ve built a great site, and added all the latest widgets and tools to it. You’ve launched your social media campaigns and an eNewsletter – but still, the traffic to your site is more like a leisurely Sunday drive than the rush … Continue reading

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How to Avoid the Facebook Pitfalls

There is so much hype about social media, it is disturbing to know that some still don’t use it to its full capability. Social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter can be excellent tools for your company when used … Continue reading

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Finding the Worst of the Worst in Social Media: Part 3

Tin ears, hashtags, trying too hard or whatever else the case may be. Social media mistakes can make a company’s numbers drop like a lead balloon. In this SmartBlog article, the plethora of mistakes was evident as we read through the list … Continue reading

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To Pinterest or not to Pinterest

What is all this Pinterest commotion?  Why all the hype?  Well, first of all it’s fun.   And secondly, it might just be the next big thing in social media.  Just like most other social media sites, Pinterest started as a … Continue reading

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Finding the Worst of the Worst in Social Media: Part 2

We began Part 1 by looking at some of the worst of the worst in social media bloopers. Unfortunately, these are made more often than current offenders would like to admit. In Part 2 we will continue on that journey of … Continue reading

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Get More Bang for Your Blog: Some Simple Tips

You are, or you aren’t. Blogging, that is. While many organizations think it’s something for twenty-somethings or people who have strong opinions and lots of spare time, the reality is that blogging is a way of dialoguing with buyers, listening … Continue reading

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Finding the Worst of the Worst in Social Media: Part 1

Choosing the best tweet or Facebook post for the day can be a simple task. What caught your eye, made you laugh or inspired you to share? This isn’t about the greatest social media ideas though; this is about finding … Continue reading

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