Engagement – Not Buy My Stuff

Post and Run Is No Way to Behave Being socially engaged can mean different things to different people.  There are some that think posting a link to their sales pages in hundreds of social media groups and running out is good engagement but most of us don’t. Playing this numbers…

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Keeping Up With a Mobile Friendly Interweb

The interweb (or internet if you prefer) continues relentlessly full steam ahead whether you are along for the ride or not and taking time out means you can get left behind. Career sabbaticals, for instance, can mean you miss the never ending changes being rolled out across the internet. Whether…

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Your Website is Your Key to the Kingdom

Instead of piling high with all your fantastic content on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, You Tube, Tumblr and Pinterest savvy operators put their primary efforts into their actual website instead.  Driving traffic back through your creative content such as blogging and using the relationships you have built keeps everything focussed on…

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Is It All About Likes Or Follows?

Getting LIKES and FOLLOWS is a way of measuring how well you are engaging on social media.  However, is that really the objective? Doing social media should not feel like hard work but in the beginning there is a definite learning curve to get through.  At this stage it can…

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Why Take Part in an Online Hour?

Time is a precious commodity as life is increasingly busy for us all.  We are all looking for ways to harness best use of our time but there are so many demands on it.  Check out the value of an online hour! What is an Online Hour? Regional on line…

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Rules of Social Engagement All Newcomers Must Know

Many small businesses who know little or nothing about the world of the internet dive in to social media in the belief that they can build their business opportunities on the hoof.  In other words – they can fudge their way paying no attention to the key mistakes often made…

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Difference Between Blogging and Social Media

The numbers of internet users that have caught the social media and blogging bug grow daily and will continue to do so exponentially thus making it all the more critical to retain a competitive edge.  But how many of us really understand the big picture? Many of us simply post…

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Social Media – Getting Started For Small Businesses

One way or another it is constantly being proved that social media is here to stay and small businesses who are not proactively engaged in at least three of the main platforms are going to be left behind by the competition.  Once you establish your social media presence keeping it…

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