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social media marketing

April 25, 2015
If you’re having trouble convincing your boss, business partners, clients or even yourself that social media marketing is worthwhile, then read on. Everyone talks about how social media builds brand and product awareness, but what does that mean, and how does it do that?
social media marketing
March 31, 2015
Integrating social media into your marketing campaign is one of the most effective things you can do to promote your business online. Unfortunately, many businesses remain uncertain as to how they should proceed regarding launching a social media marketing campaign.
March 25, 2015
While going viral may be the Holy Grail of social media marketing, it’s also elusive and unpredictable. This is a race that’s won by more tortoises than hares—slow, steady, persistent progress. Your technology firm needs to be in the social media race for the long run. That requires a game plan that’s achievable and, above all, avoids social media burnout.
February 02, 2015
Whether or not to participate in social media is a dilemma for managers and owners of small companies. Active participation requires an investment of time and resources that are often unavailable in a small business. Social media doesn’t provide a clear cut cause and effect return on investment. There is a need to participate because customers and prospects are using the platform but at what cost?
January 30, 2015
The Super Bowl has arrived! Here's a look at some names you might not expect who are trying to leverage the biggest day of the year for real-time marketing.
January 26, 2015
Although more than 35 percent of American consumers research health conditions online before calling their doctor, many physicians are reluctant to market their services online. The reasons they give are as numerous as physicians themselves. However, we'll debunk a few of the more common ones.
January 21, 2015
Whoever is sitting behind the DiGiorno's keyboard is a Twitter genius. Whether they're making funny puns, hijacking hashtags, or making snarky pop culture comments, DiGiorno's Twitter account is the best social media marketing strategy out there. Learn how your B2B business can imitate their strategy!
January 13, 2015
Brands from all backgrounds are now embracing social media. Given the fact that social media platforms provide customers with a voice that can reach around the world, it has become even more important for the hospitality industry to leverage social media to the greatest extent possible.
January 12, 2015
Accuracy in weather forecasting is important, but more than that, knowing where to turn for forecasts and other relevant info is also high on the list. This is something AccuWeather is acutely aware of and their social media presence reflects the importance they place on presence and interaction. I spoke to John Dokes, Chief Marketing Officer for AccuWeather, to discuss the company's approach to social communications.
January 12, 2015
I was recently consulting with a B2B company that is at the beginning of their social media journey. They were having some early successes and wanted to do more. One potential project was a new product launch. Their instinct was to push this with social media and they were visibly shocked when I told them no, that was not the direction to go. Why?