Advertising in a Social Media World

The last few posts talked about advertising in a world where social media is growing  leaps and bounds. The traditional marketing way is still here, but it may not be the best form of marketing for you or you may need to combine the traditional with the social. We need to remember that we are working with two different mediums. What works on one – even if it's your strongest ad – may not work on the other. It's important also to match the ad with the right social network. My husband whose career is in sales says that the best salesperson has mastered the real secret of selling: Don’t appear to sell. Instead, “help” the customer figure out what she needs – and provide it. Social networking is ideal for this friendly, conversational approach. However you choose to advertise – traditional media, social media or a healthy mixture of both – do make sure that you fit it in as part of your long term marketing...

Is Your Website Mobile Ready?

The last posts that I wrote was on mobile websites and being mobile ready. If you are a business owner, new or seasoned, you want to maximize your income and that means that you must be marketing ready at all times. That means that the traditional marketing methods may not be the best method for you during your marketing campaigns. To be current we must spend time researching and learning, marketing is no different. New methods are arriving. You can research and incorporate or you can let your assistant handle it. Mobile ready websites are a big part of marketing now.  Learn how to use m-commerce to:      – Increase your income      – Increase your visibility      – Increase your authority      – Increase your profits – and profitability! Mobile technology is about interacting with your followers, subscribers, visitors and clients anywhere… at any time of the day or night. How you can be mobile ready? Download my free report —  Why You Need Mobile Ready...

My Challenge – 30 Day Blogging

Wow! 30-Day Blog Challenge. It's a challenge that I am looking  forward to. Posting to my blog has been sporadic, but I understand that it takes 21 days to change a habit. I am going to use this opportunity to get in the habit of posting daily. I see this challenge as a way to network and meet others as we travel the blogging road for the next 30 days. My goals are to share my marketing knowledge. This will be in the form of posts on: Mobile Marketing Blogging Social Media Social Networking Sites Who knows –  I may share some of my passions when it comes to internet marketing. But, I don't want it to be only about me. I want to hear from you. What questions or comments do you have on the subjects that I've listed above? As a Certified Social Media and Internet eMarketing Specialist, I work with my clients to create credible reputations and build visibility online.  Contact me for a 45-minute complimentary...