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.
Google is doing some much needed graphic updates for Youtube that havent officially been released to the public yet. However, some developers have found out a way to edit the new You Tube webpage,and now pictures of the yet-to-be-released interface are flooding the internet. Being ever curious about … Read more about Sneak Peek: Brand new YouTube Design?
When we started this business a couple of years ago, talking to a business about social media was like speaking another language. Nobody really knew what it was, except us... Now there are seminars being given every day on the benefits of social media and how everyone must begin to use it to … Read more about Marketing, Social Media,Websites
Last Thursday I was working away on my laptop when our electricity went out. I could still type but I could no longer access the internet because my modem went down when the power cut out. It was annoying, but the weather had been very hot for a few days and it is not uncommon for Southern … Read more about Major disaster or power outage? No problem
Before I take on a client I always go out and establish a baseline for their current web presence. Some of these wonderful people, with good companies have websites that are NOT SO GOOD. At the time they had their site built it was only because everybody kept telling them "You need to have a … Read more about A Bad Website May Be WORSE Than NO Website.
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
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
Hi everyone. I am excited today, because this past weekend I had the good fortune to attend the http://2011.oc.wordcamp.org/ and it was AWESOME!! I met some really nice people there, and there were so many good seminars to attend that my husband Bill and I each went to different rooms and took … Read more about WordPress hints and how-to’s – Building a good blog!!
As in any other concerted marketing effort, before you begin a campaign, it is very important to stop and think. Think about how you want to market your product, what colors to use, how you want to be percieved and who your target market is. Wine makers sometimes spend years developing their … Read more about Social Media & Branding
Are you hearing this over and over again? "Social Media, you need Social Media, set up a Blog, set up Twitter, use the right keywords, are you on LinkedIn, Facebook? " And are you saying, what for? You need to watch this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIFYPQjYhv8 That is some startling … Read more about What is Social Media and why should you care?