How Can You Build a Powerful Social Media Strategy?

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More and more small business owners are embracing the fact that social media is not a fad and that they need to make it part of their marketing strategy.  They are also realizing this is a long-term commitment that can be daunting and exhausting. If your business is committed to social media marketing, it is imperative to create a working … Read More

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How To Use Video Testimonials

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Every business owner appreciates a good testimonial from clients, and most satisfied customers love giving them.  Yelp! is an excellent example where many consumers go to post and read “reviews” or testimonials? So what happens when you create video testimonials? Pamela Vaughn reported on August 21, 2012 in a HubSpot blog that “On Facebook, videos are shared 12X more than … Read More

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Local Insurance Agent is Recognized for His Unique Facebook Marketing

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This blog is special and it provides a sense of accomplishment not only for our Social Now team, but more importantly for our client. Banez Insurance Agency has been in business in Stockton for almost 4 years.  Ron Banez is an insurance agent with Farmers Insurance, and he has been successful in marketing his business using Facebook. In September 2011, … Read More

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How Can You Help Clients by Using Social Media?

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With social networking sites like LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook, how can you help your clients by using social media? If you have a B2B business, you have more opportunities than ever to help connect and support your clients. You can search for industry topics using Google alerts and share them with your clients. Connect your client with others that can … Read More

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Benefits of Hiring a Social Media Management Company or VA

Social Media Marketing

Do find yourself up late at night maintaining your business social media networks? Do you wonder if you are maximizing your efforts with each posting? Do you have a nephew or friend maintaining it for you, but not sure what’s being posted and if it’s consistent? Is it time to hire a social media management company with a virtual assistant? … Read More

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Five Tips To Consider with a Mobile Website – Part 1

Socially Now Mobile Website

According to Go-Gulf.com’s article “Smartphone Users in the World Infographic”, nine out of ten smartphone users use their phone on a daily basis.  They also reported that 61% of smartphone users call a business after searching and 59% visit the location.  Here are 5 tips to consider with a mobile website: Make it easy and simple to use – Have … Read More

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Six Social Media Tips for Your Facebook Timeline Page

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In early April we had our first blog regarding Facebook’s Timeline Business Page.   After two months of daily engagement on our Socially Now page, it’s really pretty easy to manage. Here are our top six social media tips for your Facebook Timeline page: Cover Image – Use this space wisely with the right image that reflects your brand and know … Read More

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Why Use Twitter In Your Business?

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  Twitter has become more popular with young social media users because they know that their parents don’t follow Twitter as much as Facebook and they can tweet in private. Although you have only 140 characters per tweet, it’s a quick and easy way to get your message out. Celebrities like Justin Bieber exploded on Twitter.  In politics, Twitter is … Read More

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How Google+ Business Page Can Improve Your Branding?

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Larry Page, CEO of Google was quoted in the April 9, 2012 “Bloomberg Businessweek” as saying, “Producing the best [products] we possibly can for users is our paramount thing.” They launched Google+ (G+) in June 2011, and in November 2011 they rolled out G+ business pages. Google+ is a social network that is powered the super Google search engine giant. … Read More

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Social Media: “Will It Blend?

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Do you remember Blendtec’s “Will It Blend?” video series? They demonstrated how their blender could even blend an iPad2? This series of videos currently has over 2 million views. The company used social media only after creating a social marketing strategy. As small business owners, we often dive right into Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube campaigns and postings without giving … Read More

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