Pinterest has quickly climbed its way to being the 3rd most widely used social media networking site in a matter of months. According to Shareaholic, it even beat out Twitter for referral traffic in the month of February. With this type of data, it might seem obvious that Pinterest is a great social media marketing […]
Archives for April 2012
www.marketingprofs.com3/24/12 Though Facebook enjoys broad adoption among users of all age groups and genders, other social media sites do not have such ubiquitous appeal, according to a survey from Netpop Research. … read more
www.socialmediaexaminer.com4/25/12 Four easy ways you can use free products to break down the different elements of a social promotion… … read more
As of March 30th, Facebook Pages for Business that had yet to voluntarily adopt the new Facebook Timeline were converted whether they wanted it or not. With that being said, many local business owners are still trying to get used to the new look and feel of the Facebook Timeline, and many still wish they […]
www.smallbusinesssem.com4/17/12 Two new features have shown up as “Coming Soon” in the Bing Business Portal: Marketplace and Lists. And like many features in the BBP, they show Bing’s intention to make the BBP a full-service marketing platform that goes far beyond local search listings. …read more
www.digitaltrends.com4/23/12 Facebook’s latest numbers show the social network has more than 900 million monthly active users, a 33 percent jump from last year. More than 13 percent of the world’s population is now on Facebook. … read more
To learn more about Pinterest check out our article: Pinterest: A New Local Business Social Networking Tool mashable.com4/23/12 Since Pinterest was founded in 2008, it’s proven one thing: People love their visuals. And it looks like the site is becoming a hot space for online video marketing opportunities as well, with its recent integration of […]
www.problogger.net4/23/12 Would you like to double, or even triple the number of fans you have on your Facebook business page? Are you looking to turn those fans into loyal and active fans? … read more
The fourth annual Social Media Marketing report was released a couple weeks ago, and the findings provide valuable information for the savvy local business owner. The report, Sponsored by Social Media Examiner, provides insight and analytics into how companies are currently using social media to promote their business, as well as results (or lack thereof), […]
More and more people are turning to video marketing as a form of marketing local business products and services; and it’s no wonder considering the increase of online users who watch videos for both business and personal reasons. However, many local business owners get hung up in how to create videos, though it can be […]
mzsmart2.blogspot.com4/17/12 Metrics and organizational focus may vary slightly or vastly across industries or within a single industry. However, there are usually core items that emerge that every organization in a particular industry include as a part of their … … read more
For more information on Google check out the Surefire Local Blog mashable.com4/17/12 Attempting to move the industry behind click-throughs and impressions, Google on Wednesday introduced a plan to measure online advertising that it hopes will become the industry standard. …read more
techcrunch.com4/16/12 According to a new survey by global consulting firm Accenture, there’s a simple reason for this: those social media symbols actually work. Accenture found that, in the U.S, about a third of TV viewers have liked a show’s or … … read more
sproutsocial.com5/16/11 Twitter is a great place to promote your content or product and to discuss issues with your followers. But, there are no hard and fast rules for how often you should tweet.
blog.hubspot.com4/11/12 Learn about the newest targeting and reporting functionality released by LinkedIn, and how to use it.