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Small Business Marketing on a Budget 2014

Small Business Marketing on a BudgetSometimes I wonder when I read all these savvy marketing tips online, if these writers actually take into consideration the current state of affairs of small business in this economy. Continue reading

Dealing with Negative Reviews, Critiques and Comments from Competitors

Dealing with Negative ReviewsThe 21st Century has brought us into cyberspace with many small businesses fighting for market share in the midst of a failing economy. Continue reading

Requesting Emails before I can enter your Site?

requesting emails

Requesting emails upfront before a relationship has been established is not a good idea.  

I know that marketers need information but if you provide “Value First” you will have no trouble requesting and getting emails.

I run from sites that use a “squeeze page” and require my email upfront before I can enter so the information below came at no surprise. This info came via Social Media Examiner: Continue reading

Social Media is not the Magic Wand for Business Success

Social media is not the magic wand for business successAs a Social Media marketer, I come across many business owners and leaders who think of Social Media as a magic wand to boost business success. They have read of the great success others have had with Social Media and they want the same instant success. While still others will continue to refuse the use Social Media altogether, holding fast to the more traditional and ancient forms of marketing. Continue reading