Google Reviews

Google Reviews work!! As a consumer, I look up restaurants, resorts, cameras and more on Google to check out reviews. I trust what people are saying! Statistics say that the public trusts Google Reviews, and

Start Using Facebook for Business Sake

If you found out 75% of your customers and potential clients were hanging out a particular restaurant, would you hang out there to meet them or at least advertise there? Of course you would! Any

The Response to Failure

"When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this: you haven't." - Thomas Edison I've been talking to a lot of people in the last year, and an interesting theme I am seeing is the response

Done is Better than Perfect

I love this quote by Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, "Done is better than perfect." It's the idea of doing something, even if it's not ideal. This philosophy doesn't work with a lot of things,

2 Tips to Instagram Growth

There are TWO crucial factors when it comes to growing on Instagram these days. 1. CONTENT - you hear it all the time.. you're probably sick of it. But content is honestly the most important

Communicate Clearly on Social!

Someone earnestly asked me the other day, "Is Facebook really working for you?" I smiled and said, "For sure it is!" Here's the thing - I don't tell anybody what I don't know to be

Social Media for Business

What do you think of when someone says the word, "social media?" Pics of kids, pets and lunches??? If so, you aren't alone. When scrolling, these things are basically expected. However, as a business page,

SEO v Social – What’s Better?

'Should I invest in SEO/Website or Social Media Marketing' is a question I get asked pretty often. I understand why people ask it, but it drives me nuts. You NEED both! These two things are

Huge Changes to Facebook Groups

This week, a few groups I am a part of on Facebook has seen a huge drop in membership. This is due to a few changes Facebook has recently made to groups. Up until now,

2 Lessons from the Nokia 1100

If you watch any movie from the early 2000's you will see Nokia phones everywhere! Why? They were the biggest cell phone brand in the world. In 2003, they released the "Nokia 1100" which became

Is Instagram Reach Declining?

Instagram is a great marketing tool and something you should get on right now. Literally, stop reading. Go create an account... If you are already on it, good for you! The organic reach is pretty

Failure

"Failure is not the opposite of success. It is part of success!" -Unknown I love this quote so much; it has the potential to change lives. What if we looked at failure not as something

Facebook 2019

Mark Zuckerberg laid out his vision for the future of Facebook on Tuesday by highlighting three priorities: stories, messaging and video. Stories: Similar to SnapChat and Instagram, Zuckerberg said, "I just think that this is

3 Tips for Going Live on Facebook

I've been talking to a lot of people lately about video, and it's more often than not, met with resistance. They all say the same thing, "I know it's important, but I just don't want

The Social Gold Mine

Bold Statement: The future of social media is user generated content. The 'Share a Coke' campaign Coca Cola created was pure genius. It got the message out there, and then encouraged their audience to promote

There is a Strategy to ‘Random Content’

When it comes to Facebook, a lot of business owners wrongly think they should be just posting their product or service. This is completely wrong, and will hurt your reach. Something to always keep in

IGTV Rolls Out

Instagram took the social world by storm yesterday with an event to launch a new app. They opened with the news that Instagram officially reached one billion monthly users! The new app that was revealed

2 HUGE Benefits of Being Consistent on Social

Social media is the biggest shift in communication since Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone. It's a major player in the world of marketing and customer service. It's simple: not only do you need to

The Importance of Online Reviews

We are living in a review economy, and having good online reviews is essential to your social credibility. It is common knowledge that consumers are educating themselves before purchasing a product. 90% of consumers Google

Google Reviews

Google Reviews work!! As a consumer, I look up restaurants, resorts, cameras and more on Google to check out reviews.

The Response to Failure

"When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this: you haven't." - Thomas Edison I've been talking to a lot of

Failure

"Failure is not the opposite of success. It is part of success!" -Unknown I love this quote so much; it

Facebook 2019

Mark Zuckerberg laid out his vision for the future of Facebook on Tuesday by highlighting three priorities: stories, messaging and

The Social Gold Mine

Bold Statement: The future of social media is user generated content. The 'Share a Coke' campaign Coca Cola created was

IGTV Rolls Out

Instagram took the social world by storm yesterday with an event to launch a new app. They opened with the

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