Sat.Aug 15, 2015 - Fri.Aug 21, 2015

8 Downright Awesome Reasons to Create a Video Marketing Strategy

Harp Interactive

Categories: Video Marketing Tags: video marketing , visual marketing Marketers have clearly acknowledged that visual marketing is all the rage! Visuals are key to capturing attention online. Just take a quick scroll through your social media sites and judge the balance of images to text.

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Washington Redskins’ Media Coverage Report Fails to Use PR Standards

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Julie O’Neil. Although public relations practitioners agree on the importance and process of securing media coverage for organizations and clients, there is less agreement on how to measure the coverage.

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How to Motivate Young Employees to Volunteer


From elementary through high school, many students participate in community volunteer projects through their school or extracurricular activities. Generally someone coordinates these activities and students simply show up, are told what to do, and have fun while serving their community.

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Improve Your Marketing With Hashtags


Hashtags are such a prominent part of online culture today that it’s rare to find anyone who doesn’t know what they are. Yet even as most people have come to know what they are, many people still don’t understand how to use hashtags to improve marketing for their business.

Social Media Automation 101

A beginner's guide to social media automation tools and getting automation right.

How to Use Social Media for Event Marketing [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Using social media to maximize the impact of live events (like trade shows, forums and conferences) is where shiny new tools meet old school marketing.

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2015 Macbook Review

Jason Yormark

If you’ve read my blog for any period of time, it’s no secret I’m a fan of Apple. Despite my love for the majority of their products, I’m not without an ability to point out when they fail (Apple Music…eck).

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4 Reasons the New Google Local Stack Sucks


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Monday Roundup: Lessons from Avinash Kaushik

Waxing UnLyrical

Last week’s roundup featured a great post by co-founder of Market Motive and Google digital evangelist Avinash Kaushik. But reading just one post from Avinash is never enough. So this week, it’s all Avinash, all the time!

The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

Don’t Miss AMS Fest!  Sept 17 in DC


Don’t Miss AMS Fest! Register Here! AMS Fest is a one-day event where you’ll be elbow-to-elbow with other association executives, Association Management System consultants and AMS vendors that all want to engage in discussions around nothing but AMS.

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Ashley Madison and the Case for In the Moment Marketing

Direct Marketing Observations

Sh*t is getting ready to hit the fan again. Just now on Twitter I was curious about the Ashley Madison scandal. So I did a trending hashtag search on the topic.

One Super-Easy Way To Convert Traffic And Avoid 404 Errors

SocMed Sean

When it comes to blogging or Websites, traffic is good… but what you do with that traffic can make the difference between life and death of your blog and your business.

The Most Popular NFL Teams On Facebook


It’s the most wonderful time of the year! I’m not talking about the holidays—it’s football season! Coveted by true fans like myself, this time of year means tailgaiting, game-watching, and, of course, social media.

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Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

Take the Community Careers & Compensation Survey!!


Are you a community manager? . Then please take this survey ! The survey, conducted by our buddies at the Community Roundtable , looks at key roles, skills and compensation in the community domain.

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How To Promote Your Content Through Social Ads Effectively


Nowadays, it’s getting harder and harder to be “noticed” on Google. Your SEO efforts take ages to get you results. Even social organic traffic is not working so well anymore. No wonder a lot of folks are turning to paid social media advertising to boost their traffic. Removed From the Google Index

Bill Hartzer

The problematic website Ripoff Report has been completely removed from the Google Index. Based on a Google search for, I can now confirm that has been removed.

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4 Adjectives That Should Dominate Your Email Subject Lines

Convince & Convert

David Ogilvy once famously observed that since five times more people read a headline than body text, once your headline was written, you’d “spent eighty cents of your dollar.”. But with email subject lines, it’s the whole buck.

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How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

Learn the 10 worst social media marketing mistakes and how to avoid them.

Is the Financial Services Industry Poised for Market Disruption?


At one point in time, when you opened a new account at your local bank, and the expectation was that you’d stay awhile. As time went on, your relationship with your bank grew: when you needed to add a checking account… when you needed a student loan… when you were buying your first house.

How to Use Twitter as a Professional Networking Tool


Twitter is more than just a method to share your thoughts regarding any particular subject. It can be a powerful tool used to develop a vast professional network.

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Twitter’s Innovative Use of Responsive Web Design

Bill Hartzer

I am not sure if you have noticed, by Twitter has implemented what I would call a very innovative use of responsive web design.

5 Ways Marketing and Sales Can Collaborate for Better Content

Convince & Convert

If marketing and sales departments want to get firing on all cylinders, they need to work together. While the two groups have a reputation for not getting along, they at least need to be polite if they want to succeed. But guess what?

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

Discover just how easy it is to boost SEO with social media.

What is LinkedIn, and How Can I Use it to Get a Job?


We have social networks for the whole family: Facebook. Social networks for those obsessed with pictures of their food: Instagram. And social networks for the terminally impatient: Twitter. But what is LinkedIn? To put it simply, it’s a social network for the professional. What kind of professional?

Emotions - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Emotions ​​ I Work As Freelance Social Media Network Professional, Blog Article Writing, OnLine Research And Also Help People With The Knowledge Of Internet To Earn Money Via The Online World

The New gTLD Domain Name Extensions Explained, Using Pizza

Bill Hartzer

Recently, there have been a few interesting posts and videos that I’ve liked that make their points using pizza. So, here are the new gTLD domain name extensions, explained using pizza. Really, it’s pretty simple: 1. The old, traditional.COM is the cheese pizza.

How to Balance Ethics and Reality in Influencer Marketing

Convince & Convert

Image via The evolution of informational access is nothing new, and neither are the struggles marketers experience to keep up. What is new for some, however, is the challenge to make sure all earned media complies with what the FTC and Google define as “ethical.”.

Hard Money Loans Infographic: The Facts and Figures


Unlike bank loans, which are based on the borrower’s credit, hard money loans are based on real estate assets. Under hard money loan agreements, your real estate properties become the collateral for your financing agreement.

It Is The Dis-similarity Which Will Get You Ahead - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

It Is The Dis-similarity Which Will Get You Ahead ​​ I Work As Freelance Social Media Network Professional, Blog Article Writing, OnLine Research And Also Help People With The Knowledge Of Internet To Earn Money Via The Online World

I Just bought Bill.Ninja Domain Name

Bill Hartzer

As you may be aware, I am a big fan of the new gTLD domain name extensions, there are hundreds of them already in General Availability. So, I was hunting around today, using the technique below, to find available domain names and names that I wish to pre-register.

How to Adapt Your Brand for Instagram

Convince & Convert

With a new API and fully operational ad business, marketers have excitedly been testing different types of advertising opportunities on Instagram.