A Facebook Social Strategy for Small Business

Small businesses often have a problem creating, maintaining and growing a Facebook business page. Here is a simple strategy to ensure you are achieving the following: Finding your local and … [Read more...]

How do you feel about your Small Business in 2012?

We're officially 2/3 of the way through 2012 and ready to head into most of our busiest time of the year. Once September begins, the kids go back to school, holidays are over for many of us and it's … [Read more...]

Small businesses are missing the mobile boat

I ran into this infographic today and when I saw it, I was agreeing so thoroughly I actually stopped what I was working on and had to get over here to write this post. It's extremely common for me … [Read more...]

Bye Google Places. Hello Google+ Local

You may be familiar with Google Places, it’s also quite likely you may never have heard of Google Places but have seen it hundreds if not thousands of times. Google Places is the Yellow Page of … [Read more...]

41 Facebook Tips for your Business Page

Our friends over at Payvment took the time to summarize the Facebook Social Summit where a number of social media professionals shared their direct experiences when working with their business on … [Read more...]

5 Simple Steps to Facebook Success

As you may (or may not) be aware, Facebook has rolled out some significant changes in recent weeks, with more come in the very near future. It's not just a visual change that was made, there were … [Read more...]

5 reasons local search is important for your small business

If you're marketing your small business and have been for any period of time then you're very familiar with the Yellow Pages telephone book listing. Up to even a few years ago when your potential … [Read more...]

Small business marketing is stressful

Being a marketer in a small business (or marketing and running the business at the same time!) is stressful. The demands and the never-ending list of priorities seem relentless. Something has to give. … [Read more...]

Evidenced based marketing has limits

Seth Godin is a very influential guy in the world of marketing and business. In particular online business, if you've never heard of him before then you should head over to http://sethgodin.com and … [Read more...]

Search engines are now social

Last week Google announced an official update to Social Search – something the Google engineering team have been testing for some time now. The idea behind social search is that if a Google account … [Read more...]