photo credit: FindYourSearch I feel like a small rant…It seems that anyone with a Facebook page is a social media expert these days. I stumbled across a company that positions themselves as “Social Media Experts.” A post they made on Facebook was talking about if you are a business, it is important to set … Read More.
While there is plenty of debate over Groupon, this blog is not going to be dealing with “does it train consumers to only buy things at 50% off,” but rather, to talk about one particular client that we have that just recently did a Groupon and their results.
While a lot of Groupons you … Read More.
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You know those moments, where you intentionally choose to go the extra mile? Do something unexpected to ensure that your customer has an experience second to none? It’s in those moments that your brand begins to take flight and to transform from the expected into the memorable.
Rather than waiting until the “mood strikes” … Read More.
Anne Herrick is truly one the most dynamic and amazing women in Oregon and her company, Optimal Aging, sells nutritional supplement through network marketing for Orenda International. Get to know Anne and you’ll find a remarkable story of health lost and found thanks to the Orenda products. That makes sharing the great news about Orenda … Read More.
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I was chatting with someone the other day whose experience on Facebook was that of a meat-market/single’s scene. She was (rightfully) mystified as to why her business (or any business for that matter) should be on Facebook. With that experience on Facebook, I can see why she was confused.
The truth is, almost … Read More.
Did you know today is the 2nd Annual Pay it Forward Day? This is an idea that is spreading like wildfire on Facebook lately, with more than 175,000 people around the globe planning to “attend.” What is Pay it Forward Day, you ask? According to it’s founder:
‘Tis the Season! A random act of kindness goes … Read More.
I have to admit, as much as I work in social media and employ guerrilla tactics to spread messages in a community, I hadn’t adequately considered ways to utilize guerrilla tactics online to drive traffic to your website and business until recently. So having given it some thought (at long last) here are my top … Read More.
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From time to time, we all get an amazing “deal” that comes across our desk from the media. And it’s tempting to throw $300-$500 dollars at something that we’re getting for 75% off or even 50% off. But in those moments, it’s critical that you remember what your strategy is, and why … Read More.
Branding is about being memorable and creating buzz. There are lots of ways to do it, you just have to get creative. Here are some ideas to get you started:
Why not work out a deal with a local coffee stand to hand out a discount card to your customers for their product?
Better yet, work with … Read More.