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Live Video is King: How To Use It Without Going Broke
As you may have heard from industry events like NABShow and Social Media Marketing World, marketing dollars are switching from broadcast TV to live video streaming for more creative and targeted visual advertising. What makes a live video so effective and attractive to brands? Some illuminating statistics: 90% of users say that seeing a video […]
Learn How to Speak Like a Pro
iTunes | Android | RSS Marketing Podcast with Grant Baldwin Lots of folks seem to be teaching public speaking these days and with good reason. While becoming a sought after and highly paid speaker may be a dream for some, learning to present your ideas in a more effective manner is a good idea for […]
Weekend Favs October 15
My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source […]

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7 Ways Brands Can Connect with Social Media Messaging
If you have limited your social media participation promotional content only, you are missing the point. There’s nothing inherently wrong with using social media as a place to share announcements about new products, upcoming sales, and specials, or boost flagging sales. In fact, doing these things is a good idea. It’s just that your biggest […]
How to Use Integrations to Increase Productivity
iTunes | Android | RSS Marketing Podcast with Wade Foster I love integrations – you know, those odd little bits of technology that allow one awesome tool talk to another. Integrations are so useful for automating, marketing, productivity, and of course getting things to happen that need to happen but won’t. For example, I use […]

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Is Lead Funnel Obsession Bad for Your Business
Jump on over to Facebook some time today, and there’s a pretty good chance you’ll encounter an ad for the hottest Internet Marketing fad going – online lead funnels. If you’re a business owner or marketer trying to grow your business I can pretty much guarantee you’ve seen this pitch – maybe you’ve even purchased a […]
Weekend Favs October 8
My weekend blog post routine includes posting links to a handful of tools or great content I ran across during the week. I don’t go into depth about the finds, but encourage you to check them out if they sound interesting. The photo in the post is a favorite for the week from an online source […]
9 Reasons to Implement Your Social Media Employee Advocacy Program Today (And The Necessary Tools to Do It)
Just as the adage goes, brands are what people say they are. If you looked closely at giants like Starbucks and Whole Foods, you would notice that they have communities built around their brands. The first community that you belong to professionally, is your work community. As entrepreneurs, business executives or marketing leads are you […]
Tapping into Your Franchise’s Local Audience via Social Media
For many people looking to get into the world of business ownership, purchasing a franchise is the ideal situation. You’re able to get behind an established brand, and you have access to proven marketing materials that will give you an advantage over starting a business from scratch. Of course, the lifeblood of any great franchise […]

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