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CONTEST: I’m Giving Away $1,000 of Our Best Stuff!

GenNext Media’s website officially launched this past October and it has only taken a few months for us to break some very serious boundaries. By November we had a regular readership of over 1,000 people a month. We now have a full blown Internet Marketing Training Program. We have over 120 fans on Facebook. We have …

By Chris Marentis | December 30th, 2009 |

Social Media Marketing: 4 Reasons To Launch Your Social Web Campaign Now!

Social media marketing is the hottest “business reality-show” that’s generating leads for businesses of all sizes. As every business owner knows, leads are the lifeblood of their companies. Getting a consistent flow of profitable leads today is hard. At a time when customers use social networking to search, discuss and explore new ideas and opportunities, …

By Chris Marentis | December 29th, 2009 |

Social Media Training and Analysis: Social Marketing Success in Only Two Easy Steps

Proper business marketing requires having a system for your content development and proper keyword use. Read below for some valuable tips. Content Development If you want a successful small business, you will need to have a set of certain marketing strategies in place. The first part of your marketing plan should focus on content development. …

By Chris Marentis | December 29th, 2009 |

Internet Marketing For Small Business: Don’t Be Left Behind With Your Traditional Marketing Strategy

Attention Small Businesses: The old way of doing marketing doesn’t work anymore. Still relying on ‘advertising’? You’re sunk – unless you learn the new way of reaching your market. Imagine a 28 year old starts a business competing in your market. You spent years building a brand and reputation in your community. One day, you realize …

By Chris Marentis | December 29th, 2009 |

2010: The Year of Innovation or The Year of Interruption?

As the holiday season comes to a screeching halt, I can finally catch my breath…or can I? Being apart of a social media marketing business has the ability to consume your every move, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Forget about the holidays! The distributed web knows no holidays! Whether it is Christmas, …

By Chris Marentis | December 29th, 2009 |

How Well Is Your Business Adapting To Social Media: 4 Ways To Measure

How is your business marketing working for you right now? If you are reading this blog you know that marketing as we know it has changed forever. New technology, new applications combined with a tough economy to completely change the game. This coming year will be the new beginning for many businesses…or the beginning of …

By Chris Marentis | December 28th, 2009 |

Is Your Content Organized For Social Media Marketing?

Over the next year you are determined to get your business focused on social media marketing. That’s great. Now let’s spend a few weeks getting our content organized so we make it easy to become a content publishing machine. At this point you should have done your research so you know the keywords and phrases …

By Chris Marentis | December 24th, 2009 |

Social Media Marketing On 45 Minutes A Day

Social media marketing takes time. From the business owner or CEO to staff at all levels, done right everyone has a role to play so your business can cover the most ground and have the largest impact. By the way, this routine will have a very positive effect on your business in many ways. One …

By Chris Marentis | December 23rd, 2009 |

Video Marketing: How To Get Jump Started For The New Year!

Let’s have a little me time shall we? After all, you need to get yourself a Christmas present, right? Let’s make it something that will last throughout the New Year! Something that will help you grow your business and add another important layer of marketing to your social media marketing program. I’m talking about video …

By Chris Marentis | December 22nd, 2009 |

Secret Local Business SEO Strategy Using Google Maps

<meta name=”blogcatalog” content=”9BC9597322″ /> <a href=”http://topsites.blogflux.com/business/” title=”Business blogs”><img src=”http://topsites.blogflux.com/track_243683.gif” style=”height:15px;width:80px;border:0″ alt=”Business blogs”></a> Google Maps is a great service, right up there with its competitors at Yahoo!®, Mapquest®  and others. However, one extra twist that’s going on at Google is that you can include your business address & information, and it gets integrated into the Google …

By Chris Marentis | December 21st, 2009 |

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