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 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?
Yesterday I gave a presentation to a group of local business men and women. One of the items I addressed was the need to not only own a gorgeous, informative, mobile ready and secure website, but to keep it ranking in the search engines by posting fresh content, using certain social media outlets to … Read more about How To Keep Your Website In Front of People
I am so proud to say that Social Cindy has been in business for 10 years now. We have fought an uphill battle trying to convince business owners that websites are good for their businesses. But they are getting the message and we are building more websites than ever. Websites that are clean and … Read more about What Does Your Website Say About Your Business?
Even though Boston College reports approximately two-thirds of people believe working at home is a positive influence on job success, work/life balance, and job commitment, those of us who use a home office understand the difficulties associated with productivity. A home office means there … Read more about Working From Home
For the past ten years and more, my partners and I have been building webpages and social media campaigns which produces results. This task is not a static one, it involves constantly monitoring our sites, looking for what worked last month but isn't working this month. Just when we … Read more about About Websites
In my BNI group, Glenn Haraldsen of Island Automotive always has a story about someone who brings a car in which is now very broken, and they are mystified. Why is my loyal car no longer able to get me from place to place? He just shakes his head is disbelief. Why does is he shake his head? Probably … Read more about I Have a Website, He Said, It Doesn’t Do Anything For Me.
Are you looking to gain more visibility for your services and products? Have you been blogging and using your Facebook Page? Do you post clever and amusing things as well as buy my services stuff? Are you a resource for others, can they find useful information on your site and on your Facebook … Read more about Promoting Your Site With Facebook Ads
Everything that is old is new again. We’ve all heard that phrase and it never more true than in business. There is a sense of longing for the days of personalized customer service, attention to detail and feeling cherished as a customer. We are becoming more selective as customers … Read more about New Trends In Marketing
You are out in the car, driving to your destination, and your partner asks you a question. "Are there any good movies playing tonight?" A few years ago you would have said, " I don't know, let's grab a newspaper and look up the movie listings." Now you look up the movie listings on your phone. And … Read more about Social Media & Websites
Social Cindy is no different from any other company. We get really excited when people call because they've found us on the web. They saw our website, liked what it had to say, and called us up. That's the whole point of having a website, right? So people will find your … Read more about Social Media Is Easy, I Can Do It Myself
I read post after post about the fact that we are a visual world these days. Now more so than ever. I am not an expert in this field, but this particular photo was taken in the late 1950's. It was an integral part of a marketing campaign. I remember … Read more about The Importance Of Photos