With a name like Social Cindy, you would think I am a natural at networking, and you would be mostly right. I LOVE meeting people organically. What do I mean by that? I LOVE to say hi to people, to chat with them, and answer their questions. … Read more about Networking – Why and How You Should Do It.
I attended a networking meeting last week and a fellow website and social media marketer asked me an interesting question. He said, " Which theme to you use for the sites you build at Social Cindy?" At first I was confused. We don't use "a theme". At Social Cindy we purchased a whole family of … Read more about Not All Website Designers Are The Same
When we were in the Tech Industry we installed and supported computer systems for all different types of industries. Over a short period of time, we learned that no matter which type of business we were working for, like most things in life, you only get out of your work, your … Read more about Good Information, Good Graphics, Good Website, Good Results!
Guest Blogger Kim Artlip If you’re on the fence about the importance of social media for your business success, imagine how you could grow your customer base with a skilled and experienced social media specialist who can implement the right strategies to get you the results and reach that you’re … Read more about Social Media and Your Business
When we first began our Web Design and Social Media business our biggest struggle was to convince people they didn't have to tell the world EVERYTHING about their business right there on the home page. Sometimes it's still difficult for our clients to find a balance between just enough information … Read more about The Do’s and Dont’s of Website Designs
Social Cindy has just begun working with Liz Bowler at Itex Barter and we are excited. Periodically, throughout the years, we have traded services with other companies versus paying for them. It usually works out pretty well, but after having heard Liz speak at several networking events here in the … Read more about Barter and Business
Remember growing up and every family had a set of encyclopedias, those days are long gone.. We live in a world where people are more dependent on search engines like Google, People often tell me that it's word of mouth and referrals that drive the majority of their business, but what they are … Read more about The Power of Websites
Can your website help to make your business more successful? The answer to this question is YES. Well mostly yes. It's like that old adage, you get out of life what you put into it. … Read more about Can Your Website Help Your Business Be More Successful?
As a small business owner myself, I am bombarded with invitations to all manner of on-line groups which are supposed to connect fellow business owners, one of which is Alignable. Most of the time I am pretty busy trying to get all of my obligations met and attending BNI or networking meetings. … Read more about The Differences Between Small Business and Corporate
At Social Cindy, we build websites and perform social media for small companies. Because of that, we are on the web constantly. We look for trending topics, for new ways to make our sites show up in search engines, and we see Facebook and Twitter posts from all over the world. Some of what we see is … Read more about The Importance of Thinking Before You Type
I have often preached the virtues of having a great website. It is my passion, and it's also my profession, to make beautiful, productive websites on the WordPress platform. Why? Because I believe in them as a marketing tool. In fact, it's my belief your website is one of the most … Read more about To Have a Website or Not To Have a Website
I responded to a remark made by a local business woman on an online referral forum. She had commissioned someone to build a website for her, it had been over a year and she felt cheated because that website didn't bring her any customers. My heart breaks a little when I read things like … Read more about Can A Website Do It All?