Category Archives: Social Media

Is it Ever OK to Buy Likes and Followers? Our Take.

We’ve heard this question more times than we can count: Should I buy followers on Facebook and Twitter (Instagram, Tumblr, etc.)? Our answer has been the same every time: an emphatic NO! We could end the post right here, but … Continue reading

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5 Brands Rocking Pinterest: What Your Business Can Learn from the Big Guys

In our last post, we discussed how b2c businesses can market themselves on Pinterest. Now let’s look at some successful brands and talk about what you can learn (and borrow!) from them.

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Pin This! How to Use Pinterest to Market Your b2c Business

Here are some Pinterest stats to consider: Pinterest topped 70 million users back in July. According to Media Bistro, “69% of online consumers who visit Pinterest have found an item they’ve bought or wanted to buy.” AllFacebook cites a Monetate … Continue reading

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Marketing Tips: 5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Rock Q4

Hello, October and welcome Q4! Before we know it, we’ll be ringing in the New Year, but between now and then here are five things you can do to liven up your marketing for the next three months.

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Social Media Tips: There’s an Art to Being Social, Dude

You’ll have no problem finding articles and blog posts that outline how to use different social media platforms, which ones are best for which industries, and how to measure ROI. But what sometimes gets lost in all this is how … Continue reading

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The 411 on Twitter Hashtags: What They Are & How to Use Them

Oh, Twitter hashtags! How do we love thee? Let us count the ways. OK, maybe we’re getting a little carried away with our love for that little iconic pound sign (#) and the words or phrases that follows it. But … Continue reading

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6 Brands Rocking their Facebook Pages (And What You Can Learn from Them)

Facebook has one billion active monthly users and over 750 million active monthly mobile users. With statistics like that, there can be no more denying it: serious businesses, even small ones, need to develop a strong Facebook presence. The question, … Continue reading

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