…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

LinkedIn is a the largest professional networking site in the world. It has members in over 200 countries and is available in over 14 languages. It’s growing fast, at a clip of to members per second. Some other key facts about LinkedIn: LinkedIn now has over 147 million members now! LinkedIn members are likely to … [Read More…] What is LinkedIn? [infographic]

better marketing not more traffic

This is a guest post by Cassie Hicks of Women’s Way To Wealth (http://womenswaytowealth.com) Welcome to 2012! Perhaps you’ve decided this is the year to start blogging, or launch that new online business? What will you do first? If you’re like most people you’ll venture online to see what your options are and see how … [Read More…] It’s Not Traffic You Need, It’s Better Marketing

Content Marketing has become a critical component of the marketing mix for businesses of all sizes and types. In fact, it’s so popular that the “content competition” will get tougher and tougher. It will be harder to stand out unless you find ways to separate you company’s content from the crowd (see Darwin’s 12 Rules … [Read More…] 6 Ways Creativity Can Be Your New Secret Marketing Weapon

It’s 2012 and time for a fresh start! Now’s a great time to make strategic changes to enable your business to grow profitably in the new year. 7 Decisions To Make Consider making decisions on what needs to change in the following areas when pulling together your 2012 strategy. 1) Updates to our website or … [Read More…] 7 Marketing Decisions To Make in 2012