So Did Social Media Play a Big Role in These Local Elections?

Election 2012

John A. Perez, Speaker of the California State Assembly, and other Democrats seeking office this election, traveled to Stockton on Monday, November 5, 2012 as part of a bus tour. They arrived at the Democratic Campaign headquarters on Miracle Mile where Mayor Ann Johnston, City Councilmember Susan Eggman, Assemblymember Allyson Huber, city council candidate Michael Tubbs and even Congressman Jerry … Read More

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Can Twitter Help Market and Build Your Business?

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With only 140 characters allowed, Twitter is still an effective, short and nice way to get your message out and raise awareness about your business and brand. Here are some simple strategies that you can implement today using Twitter to market your business: 1. Connect with Prospects and Clients Like Facebook, Twitter allows you to connect with prospects and clients … 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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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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What is Pinterest?

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Our Socially Now blog in mid-March mentioned Pinterest for the first time, and how it had a smaller following than Facebook. What is Pinterest and why the rave reviews? It’s another social media site that is engaging particularly among women (60/40). Todd Wasserman, Mashable’s business editor reported several days ago, “Pinterest is now the number three most-popular social network in … Read More

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The Power of Testimonials In Social Media

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Most cities or towns have a local paper or magazine with some sort of contest where the community and loyal clients vote for the best of best in different industries. Within social media restaurants ask for reviews on Yelp!, hair salons can request you “like” their page on Facebook and local real estate agents will ask for a “recommendation” on … Read More

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How Can You Leverage YouTube with Social Media?

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Posting your video on YouTube is one of several hosting sites where you can leverage and attract serious traffic. It currently has the largest audience. You can brand your business more effectively by using other social media platforms with video. One of the most effective ways to leverage your YouTube videos is by posting them on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. … Read More

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It’s Easy to Set Up an Autoresponder for Twitter Followers

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Some folks like autoresponders and some don’t like them at all. If you have a Twitter account and are receiving too many daily followers and you don’t have the time to respond but would like to, then it may be best to set up an autoresponder. You may have seen some that say something like ““Thanks for following. I tweet … Read More

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Do You Have A Twitter List?

Do You Have a Twitter List?

So you already have your Twitter account. You completed your profile, added a photo and started following some cool tweets. But what do you do when your account has lots of people, groups and tweets? It can get overwhelming. Twitter blog recommends creating a list of friends and family to help you find their tweets quicker. Here is how you … Read More

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Follow Local Stockton & Lodi News on Twitter

Facebook is the most popular form of social marketing for most consumers and now for many more business owners to run campaigns, brand or advertise. But what about Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube? In 2010, many business owners didn’t view Twitter as a popular vehicle for social marketing but many more are expected to incorporate it in 2011. According to a … Read More

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