The Ultimate Guide to Small Business Keyword Research

Keyword research is an important strategic marketing practice that, when thought of correctly, never really ends. While many people think of this…

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Let's Talk About LinkedIn
Okay, like many of my readers I get an invitation to join someone’s network on LinkedIn often. On the surface it looks like a great place for the business person to hang out, but like so many networks, chambers, associations, it’s also easy to get nothing from it. I want to start a discussion on […]
StartUp Nation Radio Interview
I did an interview with the Sloan Brothers on StartUpNation Radio this last week and you can catch it on their podcast archive. If you are thinking about growing a business or starting a business, StartUpNation is site you should know about.
An Automated Testimonial Machine
Most marketers know they can benefit from customer testimonials, but the work involving acquiring these glowing marketing messages can get in the way. I’ve been using a handy tool to generate and play audio messages on web sites for some time now, but I’ve recently started using this same service to automatically generate testimonials. Here’s […]

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Podcast On Small Business Radio
I recorded a podcast on Small Business Radio this week and had a great chance to visit with Tony Valle and the folks at Promethius Consulting. They’ve got a nice set-up and are doing podcasting right.

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And Now a Word from the Word of Mouth Podcast
Andy Sernovitz, CEO of the Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) stopped by the Duct Tape Marketing podcast to talk about his book, apply named book – Word of Mouth Marketing: How Smart Companies Get People Talking. Andy’s book points out the fact that while word of mouth marketing has been around a long time, […]
Guy Kawasaki Welcomed Me Over To The Light Side
I recently informed Guy Kawasaki, author of Art of the Start, The Macintosh Way and well known Mac evangelist that I bought a Mac BookPro after about 15 years of PC use. Guy simply replied, “welcome to the light side.” Now, I’m not going to gush about Macs here, there are plenty of folks doing […]
Does Your Firm Suffer from Feature Creep?
I have a software development client that is always complaining about “feature creep.” This is their industry term for a software development project that continues to grow as users determine they need little add ons along the way. Next thing you know, nobody can really remember what the software was supposed to do because it […]
Small Business Summit 2007
I am participating in the Small Business Summit in New York City on February 13th and hope to see you there. I am presenting a small business marketing case study with Tom Szaky, CEO of Terracycle – I interviewed Tom not too long ago on my podcast. The line-up of speakers includes Justin Kitch, CEO […]

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