5 Keys to Successful Video Contest Engagement

Contests are a great way to engage people – to get their attention and to reward them for participating.
And they can be pretty easy to put together – you just put up an awesome prize, figure out some scheme […]

Being Real: The Secret to Successful Marketing Today

We all have a way to measure the level of hype in someone’s conversation or pronouncements.  We know right away if we’re being handed a line or a gold nugget.  And which would you prefer?  Yep, thought so.

Here’s how […]

How Social Media Tools Undermine the Benefits of ‘Social’

Let’s say you’re going out on the town with some of your friends.  Suppose at the same time in the back of your mind you’ll be thinking about that important appointment you have tomorrow – you haven’t worked out […]

The Benefits of Blogging

“Did you see how much traffic that blog post got us?!”

“I’ve had 3 clients this week mention they appreciated my latest blog post!!”

“I can’t believe how many people have looked at that blog I wrote!”

That’s the sound of my […]

5 Tips on How to Successfully Ride the Rollercoaster of Yelp Reviews

Local businesses all over have a love hate relationship with public review site Yelp.  And if they don’t, it’s probably because they haven’t received enough reviews to see both sides of the coin.

At the center of most of the […]

The Heart and Soul of Successful Marketing Campaigns

Are you wondering how social media can do anything for your business? Are you tired of learning about the tactics of using social media without any idea how to put them together for a campaign?  One that works for […]