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Twitter – The New CB Radio?

Last night as I drove south on Route 8 through Cuyahoga Falls the traffic came to a stand still.  It was about 6pm and I was already late for a 6pm meeting. I looked in the distance but couldn’t see

Posted in Connecting with Customers, Social Media

Be Accessible – Tear Down the Walls to Access Your Brilliance

How many times do you visit a website to read an article or download a white paper and have to enter your email address first? The information  may be free, but the company puts a wall up between you and

Posted in Connecting with Customers, Marketing, Social Media

Too Much Social Media Hurts Your Brand

There is a guy in my LinkedIn network that loves to answer questions. Each week on my LinkedIn status update I find that he’s answered 50+ questions in the areas of his expertise. Some may say “wow he clearly knows

Posted in Connecting with Customers, Search Engine Optimization, Social Media

Count Your Blessings

We have all been glued to the television over the last week as nature has ravaged Japan and several other places in the world causing death, injury and homelessness.  I look around at my life and feel so very blessed.

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Blogging Question for a Website Writer

Not long ago I was on a panel talking about blogging for business.  We asked the attendees to write down their questions and our presentation basically consisted of answering the questions.  Here is one of the questions I am asked

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Blogging to Build Community

This coming week on Us Media Radio, Chris Brown of Marketing Resources and Results and author of the award winning blog Branding and Marketing will be our guest. Chris will share her thoughts on the power of blogging to build

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Us Media Radio – New Blog Talk Show – Tune In

Starting this coming Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 10am est a new radio voice will be heard. Actually, two voices. Candace Benson of Camp Tech will be sharing her views from a technical perspective and yours truly from AllWrite Ink

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Twitter Your Customer Connection

This past Sunday the USA Weekend insert in the Sunday paper had an article spotlighting how the Fortune 100 companies are finally turning to Twitter as a direction connection to their customers. Turn to Twitter for Quick Customer Service. The

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LinkedIn Status Updates – Super Sized

I listened in to the webinar hosted by Lewis Howes and Sean Malarkey yesterday. In one very short hour they slammed more than 800 listeners with great tips for using social media to connect with customers and grow our business.

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Need a Social Media Buddy?

Just like everything in life – it goes better with friends. Social media (just like it sounds) is a social environment where people are connecting to share information, generate a discussion or seek help. Recently I had the opportunity to

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