Networking for Introverts, Marketing For Shy People

As an introvert, common business activities like face-to-face networking, going to conferences, public speaking, and even publishing my thoughts online take a little extra effort and often require some mental self-cajoling.  I know there are a lot of people like me.  In fact, many more people online fit into the “lurkers” category than into the … [Read More…] Networking for Introverts: Resources For Shy Marketers

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Online marketing can produce incredible results for businesses who are willing to learn the ropes, work at it, and put themselves out there. These small businesses, whether they’re a florist, a pool seller, a roofer, a yoga studio, a real estate agent, a life coach or a craft creator, are the ones who have the … [Read More…] Marketing Your Small Business Online? 10 Tips From The Experts

I had the pleasure of interviewing Krizia, who is a master interviewer and video marketer (and also the founder of the Women Entrepreneurs HQ)! She’s interviewed over 125 people on video including: Amy Porterfield Mari Smith Kate Buck David Kaminski Elisa Camahort Page ..and over 120 more Listen to the following interview where  we cover … [Read More…] 8 Secrets To Success Distilled From 125+ Interviews

I was interviewed by Adam Saverian last week. He’s the host of OBHR, the Online Business Hour podcast. The podcast covers topics like blogging, wordpress, online marketing, SEO and more. In this interview we went over the topic,” The Myth of Easy Marketing” (see related blog post). Topics that we covered include: 5 reasons why … [Read More…] The Myth Of Easy Interview – Online Business Hour

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WordPress is an amazing tool that has given millions of individuals and businesses the ability to quickly and cheaply implement a robust website or blog. This allows people to have more control over the most critical element of their online marketing strategies, what I call their “home base” (their website/blog combination). Implementation of capabilities that … [Read More…] WordPress Security: Urgent TimThumb Vulnerability Fix

I recently met with nine companies (mostly small businesses) who have been forced to innovate in order to survive and grow. The lessons that I have learned are priceless because they are not theoretical, they are extremely practical. These nine have separated the strategies that work from those that don’t. Read on to find out … [Read More…] 9 Lessons From 9 Innovative Marketers