Websites and Social Media Do Work

I am a member of a local BNI chapter in Sebastian Florida. My husband and partner is a member of the Vero Beach BNI Chapter. When we relocated here from South Orange County we began preaching the gospel of Web and Social Media. While most of our members were polite and welcoming, they were not … Read more about Websites and Social Media Do Work

Helpful Tech Apps

Cell phones and apps are often the butt of jokes about cancer and how obsessive we have all become about them. Study after study seeks to alarm us about the harm these devices can do to us. For a change I found a post that shows how cell phones can actually help us and those we love. Taken from … Read more about Helpful Tech Apps

Social Media Consultants & Your Employees!!

Riverside Cleaning Services, Inc, of Vero Beach cleans my house for me each and every Monday. I love Carole, Andrew and Loretta and Kristeana and Crystal. These are people who truly take pride in what they do. They care about their work, and they care about the people they do the work for. I am so … Read more about Social Media Consultants & Your Employees!!

Videos: Powerful form of Social Media

http://youtu.be/UcxuiD1H_-w We tell anyone who will listen that videos are a great social media tool. Today they are one of the best methods for getting views and to drive traffic to your site. You can imagine our delight at having a new client who is doing just that. Robert Powell with United … Read more about Videos: Powerful form of Social Media

Social Media: In-house, or Hire it Out?

I must tell you that I think some of the best social content comes from within companies who do it themselves. I am out and about on the web day in and day out. As part of my job, I’ve followed sites that have social media people on staff. They understand how to use social media and know their … Read more about Social Media: In-house, or Hire it Out?

What Is YOUR Business Plan?

You are getting all of your paperwork ready for tax time, or at least you probably should be. As you go through your business bank statements, how much did you spend on marketing, email campaigns, targeted mailings to local businesses? How much did you spend making certain your brand is elegant, … Read more about What Is YOUR Business Plan?

Keywords, What Are They Good For?

Keyword...what is that? The non-technical explanation is, keywords are the words you think your ideal client will key in a search engine when they are looking for information about products or services you offer. If you know what the keywords are for your type of business, and you have ever worked … Read more about Keywords, What Are They Good For?

Social Media for 2014

Finally, people are coming to us more often than we go to them. They know it's time to join the social media movement, but they still don't want to spend the money. They will tell us that there is no budget for a new website, or a monthly social media campaign, but in the next breath they are … Read more about Social Media for 2014

Social Media Primer

Social Media has become a huge part of our daily lives, its influence and power are pervasive. It is second nature to so much of today’s youth and our culture, as well as our connection to the world. The world is smaller than it used to be and at the same time, as big as it’s ever been. The thing … Read more about Social Media Primer

Is Google Giving Priority to Google?

Something that we in the Web business have long suspected has come to light. It looks like Google has been putting its own interests above ours. There are allegations that the widely-known Web browser has been playing favorites when it comes to placement of certain sites within your search results; … Read more about Is Google Giving Priority to Google?

The Pawn Star and Social Media

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 incentivize … Read more about The Pawn Star and Social Media

Florida’s Space Coast – what now?

The end of the Shuttle Space program is not only something that I care about as an American citizen; it is something that has touched me personally. I have family and friends who live on the space Coast of Florida.   Although not all of the people I know there actually work for NASA, everyone on the … Read more about Florida’s Space Coast – what now?