Archive | December, 2010

Comparison of Facebook vs. LinkedIn for business

This is a detailed analysis of how Facebook and LinkedIn are contending with each other as business platforms. LinkedIn has always been such, but up until recently, has been staid and formal. With the rollout of new Company Pages that bear some resemblance to Facebook Pages, LinkedIn has gained relevance where a brand presence is […]

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4 Super Duper Tips For Social Media Success

By: Sylvia Browder Image courtesy of Shutterstock Social networking is serious business! This is social networking for the 21st century, one in which every business owner should get on board with. As entrepreneurs, it is essential that you continually generate new ideas in order to maximize the profit-making potential of your venture. Social media is […]

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10 Simple Ways to Launch a Business Blog

Historically, blogging was around years before it gained popularity. It wasn’t until around the year 2003 that people began using blogs as common marketing resources, through hosts such as Blogger, TypePad and WordPress.Services like these offered an easy way to start a blog, but this doesn’t mean that blogging is right for everyone. There have […]

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Tips on Creating Your Own Social Network

Years ago, creating your own social network consisted of making friends who had friends who had friends, occasionally spending time with all of them, then moving on from there. Today, where employing the internet is concerned, creating your own social network is not much different. In the years B.C. (Before Connecting to the internet), you […]

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Social Media Tracking 101, A Beginner’s Guide

There’s been a lot of talk concerning social media tracking. Observing other conversations are a good idea before participating in them. That is exactly what social media allows you to do. Social media tracking eludes many brand and marketing managers put in charge of social media activities. Social media tracking matters for several reasons, a […]

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The power of online niche marketing

One of the keys to success in online marketing has to do with penetrating partially-filled or unfilled niches. Friend and Internet marketing mentor, Dr. Ralph Wilson, a man I refer to as the “godfather of Internet marketing” likens niche marketing to the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem. Standing at the base of the Wailing Wall in […]

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Email Sucks! How Facebook email can fix that.

Update: I’ve added my thoughts on a perfectly timed post from Steve Gillmor on the same topic. See end of this post. Note to self: Never go to bed on an unpublished blog post, esp. one that I was tremendously excited about. Cos, when you wake up you realize someone has written up an awesome […]

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