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Develop a Social Media Strategy

How many hours do you spend trying to participate in Social Media? Is it working for you? Do you have a measurement system in place? Is LinkedIn a tool or just an online resume with a few connections that you

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When Writing Websites – Check Out the Competition

A great place to start with your writing websites project is to view your competition’s website. Check out the key words and meta description that are included in their HTML code. To do this, visit their site and from your

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Technology is Taking Over – Where are You in the Mix?

I just received an email from a friend – one of those forwards. CHANGE IS COMING! But as I read it, I realized that this projection speaks to how technology has taken over every aspect of our lives. If we

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Business Writing and Website Writing Numbingly Banal

What a great description “numbingly banal” from the headline of an article that appeared in the May issue of INC Magazine. The article, by Jason Fried, talks about the importance of the written word; from internal communication to website writing

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Facebook Gives Away Your Location

In an effort to compete with the popular Four Square application, Facebook recently announced a new application which allows you to let people know where you are when updating your Facebook status. With Four Square – YOU decide if you

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Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn:Quick Guide for Entrepreneurs

Christine Giri, CEO of Time Tamer has just published an ebook designed for the entrepreneur that wants to understand and participate in social media. The book offers great tips, screen prints and examples from other entrepreneurs about how social media

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Akron Bloggers Community – A Great Place to Learn

Each month, on the last Thursday at 9:30am you’ll find me at Mocha Joe’s Coffee House learning and sharing tips about using the Internet to connect with customers. The group started about three years ago with a focus on blogging

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Spice up your Website Writing with Graphics

Just found a really fun FREE site that allows you to customize the images they provide with your business or personal message. RedKid offers business signs, airplanes, buses, cartoon characters and even a women wearing a t-shirt that “hearts” your

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Word of Mouth Through Social Media

In the most recent McKinsey Quarterly, there is an article with updated statistics about the value of word of mouth advertising as seen in the photo above. …word of mouth1 is the primary factor behind 20 to 50 percent of

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Retainer Packages for Writing Websites and More

Now there is a package available that will meet your ever changing needs when it comes to creating buzz about your business. There is so much more to marketing then creating a website and writing website content. You need to

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