What is a Blog?

  When I stand up at BNI and tell my team members that I write blogs for companies in order to boost their ranking on Google and other search engines, they just nod their heads and I know they still, after 5 years, have no idea what I am talking about. I think i must not be saying the right … Read more about What is a Blog?

I Have a Website, He Said, It Doesn’t Do Anything For Me.

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.

Promoting Your Site With Facebook Ads

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

New Trends In Marketing

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

Is Your Marketing Plan Keeping Pace in the Digital Age?

  What is your brand? Who is your target customer? What make your business different from the others who offer the same service? When someone asks you those questions do you stare at them blankly, wondering what to say? Or do you serve up a list of canned answers and hope they get it? … Read more about Is Your Marketing Plan Keeping Pace in the Digital Age?

Social Media Is Easy, I Can Do It Myself

    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

The Importance Of Photos

      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

Should Your Business Have a Facebook Page?

Somewhere, someone is looking for what you have to offer, and if you aren't where they are looking, they won't find your business. One of those places where people look is Facebook. Facebook is no longer just a place to share pictures of your pets and children. It's a place to gather information … Read more about Should Your Business Have a Facebook Page?

Social Media

  Social Media. Have you heard those two words just about enough lately? Sometimes when I start to talk about social media people's eyes will just glaze over. They can't even feign interest. I don't blame them, but I love working with social media, and I love talking about what I do.  … Read more about Social Media

Questions From Realtors

Questions from Realtors:  "Hey social cindy, I am  moving to a different city and I want to take my website with me, can I? Answer:  If it is indeed YOUR website, with a domain name you paid for, and hosting which you contracted for, yes, you can. One thing you will want to do is to … Read more about Questions From Realtors