I had a funny thing happen to me on the way to Kelly Weppler's class last Friday. There was a nice gentleman chatting with Kelly before class. They had begun to talk about the need for social media when I walked up to join them. Kelly introduced me as someone who works in social media. While the … Read more about Social Media – Whom Should you hire?
During a series of meetings this past week with potential customers I was repeatedly asked this question. Cindy, "why do I need all of this Web Stuff? I don't really want to do business with strangers. I like doing my business based upon referrals". Many of us who have been in business for a while … Read more about Why Do I Need A Web Presence?
A year ago10 of my best friends were either out of work, or working at jobs that were paying considerably less than what they made four years ago. Some of them had been out of work for up to three years. In the past 5 months, 8 of them have landed new positions. They are still making less … Read more about Good News in this Economy
After working in social media for the past couple of years doing various types of social media, I think it is important to make some distinctions between social media (online-marketing) versus traditional marketing. Social media is a Marketing Tool, it is not all you need for … Read more about Online Marketing & Social Media -Orange County
There is a couple of guys,Frank Garay & Brian Stevens , who have a background in Mortgages, and they have another gig. For the past three or four years now, they have hosted web videos at Think Big Work Small, or TBWS, as they say. I LOVE THEM. They know what they are talking about and … Read more about Success is a state of mind..in any market!!!
Back when my 5 year old desktop was barely limping along, I had to make a decision. Buy a new PC, buy a Mac, or buy an IPad. I REALLY wanted an Ipad, but I am on a tight budget and I needed something that would be good for posting and WordProcessing, Spreadsheets, etc. I stopped by the Apple … Read more about Tablets or Computers?
I sent a YouTube link to some of my friends about the social media revolution . It's a dynamic video by company that has made three or four of them. The Statstics they quote are mind boggling, and I love how they use different effects and music to make … Read more about Social Media – what is it good for?
CNN posted an interview with Rick Harrison, one of the stars of the show Pawn Stars. The advice he gave to other small business owners looking for success applies to every type of business. My social-media clients who get the best return on their investment run sales, give prizes and incentivise … Read more about The Pawn Star and Social Media
In order to be known, like and trusted, you have to spread the word. If you build a web site and no one finds it, you have wasted your time and money. Here at social-cindy.com, we know for a fact if you have a web site, and you have a blog, your web presence rises significantly. So okay, you … Read more about Social Media, Tweets and Blogs…
I just spent a few hours and a few hundred dollars getting my brakes fixed. I was waiting at the brake shop. There was nothing much to do there, and my Droid's battery had died yet again, so I read magazines. Yes, you heard right, I read magazines. I used to love reading magazines, but these days I … Read more about Economic Recovery – It’s up to US !!!
Here at social-cindy.com, we do various types of website and social media work for our clients. Many of the people who come to us already have existing websites in place, and they do not wish to go to the expense of having those sites re-built. So the Website Design Team at Social Cindy goes in … Read more about Add a Blog, Get Website Visibility
As past of my chosen career path, Social Media, it is important for me to read up on all things Web related, but I must tell you the sheer volume of material available is almost overwhelming. The difficult part of my current postition is to give out useful information without going too far over … Read more about Blog,Tweet,Yelp,Howl…Facebook Advertising