Social Media

Aug 112012
[BLUE] TOOL: Click to Tweet

Have you seen those click-to-tweet buttons on websites (like the one below) and wondered how to get one for your site?  Fret no more. Here’s the answer: Click-to-Tweet. This software service is the best, easiest and simplest way to promote and advertise your stuff on Twitter.  As a matter of fact, (the one stop place for users searching for twitter apps) claims that “ClickToTweet can rightly be called the easiest twitter application to include retweet text in a link.” As simple [read more…]

Aug 082012
[eBook] Google+ vs. Pinterest

Google+ VS Pinterest: Where Should You Market Your Business? We know how strapped for time and resources you already are. Hopefully this side-by-side comparison of the pros and cons of the two newest social networks makes your decision to participate just a little less agonizing. Enjoy the battle! Read / download the “Google+ vs. Pinterest: Where should You Market Your Business” pdf from Hubspot below.  

Aug 012012
[BLUE] TIP: Twitter Lead Gen

Do you want to turn your twitter followers into blog subscribers?  If so, this brilliant TIP I stumbled upon from Momekh of LifeETC is for you. What is it? When a twitter follower (or prospective twitter follower) visits your twitter profile page, they are more than likely going to check out your Twitter Bio.  Hopefully, if you’re a smart marketer, you’ve not only added a quick bio about yourself, but you’ve also included a link back to your website and/or blog. Instead of [read more…]

May 302012
[BLUE] TOOL: Google +

What is it? If you’re not using Google Plus yet, you really should ask yourself why not?  Google + is a social media channel similar to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.  By combining the best features of the top social media sites; Google Plus is fast becoming a force to be reckoned with. And then some. If you are going to get serious about building your brand via content writing and distribution, then building a Google + community must be part [read more…]

Aug 142011
[BLUE] TOOL: Hootsuite

What is it? HootSuite is a Social Media Dashboard. Rather than being a social network, HootSuite allows you to connect to multiple social networks from one website, making your life easier. It helps you use the social web to launch marketing campaigns, identify and grow audiences and distribute targeted messages across multiple channels. Using HootSuite’s unique social media dashboard, teams can  collaboratively schedule updates to Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin,  WordPress and other social networks via web, desktop or mobile platforms  — plus track [read more…]