Tag Archives: online marketing

Quick Social Media Reminders for the Small Business

By Allison Boccamazzo By now, everyone is aware of the crucial role that social media plays in content marketing. From Twitter to Facebook to Instrgram, placing social media front and center has proven to be a golden content marketing strategy, not to mention it holds the power to significantly increase return on investment. In fact, a new HootSuite infographic displaying ...

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Introducing Cloak: The Anti-Social Network

By BusinessVibes The premise for most social app is to connect users with family, friends, work associates and sometimes even random good looking strangers located within a certain distance from your GPS location. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and yes, even apps like Tinder were created so you can interact with your connections to boost your social life, hence the term social ...

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Pinterest Marketing: How & Why To Use The Pinterest Gift Feed

By Nick Mueller The Pinterest Gift Feed Makes Shopping Clean & Easy Pinterest announced their new gift feed last week, enabling the many (many, many) folks who use Pinterest for shopping inspiration to find products & buy products more easily. If you’re a retailer (or e-tailer) then Pinterest’s gift feed should be considered a no-brainer. Getting listed on the gift ...

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Why Hi-Tech SMBs Are Turning Towards Marketing Automation Software

By Brandon Bruce Marketing automation is in its infancy. According to Software Advice’s Marketing Automation Software Buyerview, 91 percent of buyers evaluating marketing automation software for the first time. But why do people need it, what drives adoption and what are the benefits for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs)? Though it isn’t widely adopted yet, a the report shows SMBs ...

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Successful Snapchatting: Can Brands Pull It Off?

By Danielle Look At the end of last November I left you with the advice to experiment with Snapchat now, while the rules are still undefined and the playing field is even. Three months later, three brands have emerged as clear winners that “get it” when it comes to using the disappearing messaging service. Seventeen Mag Will Never Be Royals ...

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#SaveKessab Campaign Gathers Pace as Blink 182′s Travis Barker Gives Support

By Duncan Riley The campaign to save the Syrian Armenian town of Kessab gathered pace today as Blink 182′s Travis Barker gave support. Along with posting a #SaveKessab picture to his Instagram account, Barker wrote: #StopGenocide #SaveKessab I have a lot of Armenian friends I love & support that are like #FAMILY to me@mrfamouscheese @r_men818 @famous_crow#ISupport Campaign supporters have been ...

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DevOps, Automation, and Mid-Market Companies

By Mike Bushong The overall networking landscape has been going through a fairly deliberate shift over the past couple of years. Where we used to talk CapEx, we are now talking OpEx. Where we used to talk features, we are now talking about workflows. This change in industry dialogue mirrors the rise of trends like SDN and DevOps. I have ...

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Mind YOUR Own Business (and Career)

By Kelly Blokdijk Some of the critical success factors of leading an organization or running a business can also apply to an individual career management strategy or job search. For example: Product Placement: What business are YOU in? Identify your niche and target your career management efforts accordingly. Don’t waste valuable time and resources pursuing opportunities that don’t match your ...

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