Tag Archives: Twitter

Listening to Social Media

Understanding what people want and having a good reputation have always been essential to building a successful business.  With social media at your disposal, this is easier now then ever before.  Keeping you finger on the pulse of your target market by listening to what they are saying about you is not only simple, it’s [...]

Embedding: Facebook vs. Twitter

Yesterday, Facebook announced that it will allow embedding of statuses and pictures on third-party websites.  This appears to be a direct challenge to embedding tweets, which has been available for a little over a year and a half.  The purpose behind making embedded tweets possible was that in addition to viewing them on other websites [...]

5 Social Media Tips For Small Business Owners

By now, everyone in the small business world has probably realized the importance of social media in their marketing strategy.  Because most of the effective social marketing tools are free to use, many business owners tend to put less value on them in their overall marketing plan.  Social media can help your business thrive, but [...]

Do you Vine?

It seems that there is an unspoken trend in social media: the shorter, the better. Whether or not that has to do with our decreasing attention spans is a different story. With Twitter, we are limited to 140-characters, and with Instagram we are limited to photos with minimal text. Tumblr, too, is meant for microblogging, [...]

3 Tips to Get You Started

Navigating the world of social media for a new business can seem tricky.  There is a constant stream of public mistakes that are made daily by brands trying to further their reputation, but don’t let that scare you. Social media is here to stay, and when you know what you’re doing, it’s a lot easier [...]

5 Rules for Businesses New to Social Media

If your business is new to the world of social media, it’s important to get off on the right foot, and this is a good place to start.  Here are five important rules to keep in mind for businesses that are new to the online community. You can’t be everywhere at once.  You don’t have [...]

The Power of Twitter

There are a lot of articles written about social media that are meant to enlighten those who are not yet wise to the scene.  They talk about how Facebook is going to completely change the way businesses make money or how Google + is going to revolutionize the targeted marketing game.  While there is probably [...]