Tag Archives: Social Media
Pro’s and con’s of video marketing.
There is no doubt about it. Social media marketing is becoming more and more an integral part of the business environment. Procter & Gamble is ditching its TV Soap Operas for YouTube marketing instead. Coca Cola, Johnson & Johnson, and other large companies have also jumped on board. The “fad” is growing into a mainstay. Read more..
In prior blog entries on social networking, I mentioned how to use it for marketing. Today, I want to go over 3 things that I found people doing on their profile pages that you shouldn’t do. 1. Selling too much. I receive so many emails from the networks I’m on, that are selling. Again, picture Read more..
“Let me ask you this: what would you do, what could you do, if an employee, competitor or customer, hell-bent on destroying you, your company, or client decided to blast you on every conceivable social media platform available? Trust me, it’s already happening. I call them ‘smackers,’ shorthand for social media hackers.” In addition: “A Read more..
When using social media, build your group of followers with Focus and attention. One of the biggest complaints I often hear about Social Media is that the gains are incremental, meaning that it can take a long time to just create 100 followers or friends, and most of you become bored or give up before Read more..
Again, I was asked this question. And the answer is yes, if you work it well. The business magazines and newspapers are abuzz with articles and information on the rapid growth of social media such as Facebook and Twitter. Businesses large and small are asking themselves whether they need to have a presence on these Read more..
Most everyone I know loves to have their birthday recognized. And even though you may already have created a database of your customers with their birthdays, here’s an idea that you can use for your social networking groups, be it Facebook or others that you are on. Facebook, for example, makes it very easy for Read more..
At one of my recent talks, I was asked about the new social media websites and whether attendees should sign up, and how can they use the media to enhance their business. There are lots of opinions in the press about whether the social media work, or whether they are just time wasters. Different people Read more..
When people like you, they naturally want to interact with you. Many want to connect with you and support you; they are willing to give you their time in order for you to convince them to become your customer. Likeability is driven in part by familiarity. This means that the more people that see you, Read more..