Small business blog

Blogging for a small business is different from blogging as a professional blogger (“problogger”) who is making money with advertisements or affiliate products on their site. As a small business, you benefit from your company blog in a variety of ways that make your situation different from an internet marketer or problogger. 1) Credibility The … [Read More…] 5 Ways Your Small Business Blog Can Help Your Company Thrive

The referral network how to guide

Guest post written by Peter Sandeen. The ability to give quality referrals has significant advantages. Not knowing whom to refer to an important contact can seriously undermine your credibility. The same applies to businesses and bloggers alike. Creating a network, of referable businesses, creates the most value to you and your customers – even more … [Read More…] Creating a Referral Network To Get More Leads

With all of the excitement about Facebook, Twitter and now, Google Plus, you might get so distracted that you forget about your blog. Big mistake! Your company blog is the best asset that your company has and should be the hub of all of your online marketing activities. Here’s why your Company Blog is your … [Read More…] Your Company Blog – why it’s still your online marketing hub

creative blog ideas

If you have a blog, then I’m sure you realize that you need to be creative in order to stand out. Sometimes the ideas just don’t flow – we all need a creative kick in the pants every once in a while! Take a look at these ideas below to get some inspiration and while … [Read More…] 7 Examples of Creativity To Get You Thinking…

…and when will that change ?   There’s a strange thing happening on Google. Despite the huge press for Google Plus and its incredible, unprecedented growth, marketers and businesses don’t seem to care about it. Yes, there are some great Google Plus business pages being created but the collective market just isn’t interested (at least … [Read More…] Why Are Marketers and Businesses Ignoring Google Plus?

marketing that works finalist

Danny Iny, the Freddy Krueger of Blogging who blogs at Firepole Marketing (and everywhere else on the web) is running an amazing contest called “The Marketing That Works” contest. Each day he’s running a new blog post from one of the 20 finalists. Each post will educate the audience on a specific marketing lesson based on … [Read More…] 20 “Marketing That Works” Tutorials