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4 Concepts Your Online Marketing Should be Ready for in 2015

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As Facebook’s organic reach continues to shrink, online marketers are flocking to buy ads in order to get messages to their target audience. At the end of the year, many offer up their thoughts on what the online trends will be for the year to come.

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Unsubscribe from Your Junk Emails with an Email Subscription

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Now don’t forget to add SMI to your rollup… Online marketing Online Shopping Social Media email subscriptions junk email organize email unroll.me Are you still unconsciously deleting junk emails or subscriptions every week? Every day?

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Now Might Be the Time to Switch from Internet Explorer

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Most business web users, however, can benefit from getting rid of Internet Explorer and picking one of the several alternative web browsers on the market. Internet Safety Online marketing Website Development Internet Explorer internet security web browsers

Have You Considered Segmenting Your Social Media Marketing Channels?

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Mention social media marketing and most people think of Facebook and Twitter. It’s true that Facebook and Twitter receive a lot of visitors each day, but that doesn’t make them the biggest players when it comes to social media marketing.

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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

Prioritize Your Social Media

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CEL helps many clients determine how, or if, social media can be a player in their integrated marketing strategy. How are they integrating it with the rest of their marketing? They say life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re going to get.

How Often Should You Post Social Media Updates?

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5 Tips for Creating Engaging Social Media Content

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Social Media Impacts a Pet Grooming Business

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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

Putting Out Social Media Fires

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Social media can help increase your reach to more consumers and it’s a valuable part of your integrated marketing strategy, as long as you use the right channels for your audience Social media can be a high-risk, high-reward strategy.

7 Things to Do to Improve Your LinkedIn Profile

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You can list multiple titles, such as “Branding Specialist and Consultant, Online Marketing Expert and Author.” LinkedIn Online marketing Social Media Optimization self-branding

Who Won the Super Bowl of Advertising?

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If we’ve learned anything here, it’s that the best marketing strategies appeal to a wide audience and make a special connection. The big game brings a lot of discussion around the big plays, or in the case of this year’s Super Bowl, the final plays.

Did President Obama Kill the Automated Tweet? | The Social Media.

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Chevrolet Brilliantly Embraces Chevy Guy’s “Technology and Stuff” Blunder

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Chevy has also brilliantly incorporated the phrase into much of their marketing. In the Media Online marketing Online Reputation Management Public Relations Social Media Social Media News Strategic Social Media Chevrolet Chevy guy Integrated Marketing World Series

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

The Pros and Cons of the Top Web Browsers

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Internet Marketing 101 Online marketing Search Engines Website Development Firefox Google Chrome Internet Explorer Safari web browsers website updates What web browser do you use? Do you frequently have problems viewing websites or updating your own site?

How To Engage With Businesses on Social Media

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Here are a few tips on how to engage with other businesses in your B2B marketing social media strategy. Having social media pages is more than just getting your company name out there and seen by more people. It also serves as a way to find more customers and drive sales.

5 Writing Tips For Better School Websites

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Blogging Tips Internet Marketing 101 Online marketing Public Relations education website tips engaging stakeholders website tips writing for websites Photo by Krista Reynolds, Never Miss a Moment. Have you been tasked to write all or a portion of your school’s website copy?

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Are Personas a Good Approach in Social Media?

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Are personas a good marketing tactic in the era of social media? All of these are marketing “personas” ( as obviously wolves, geckos and ducks can’t speak on their own !). Are personas a good idea for marketing in the age of social media?

Tips for Branding a Company Pinterest Page

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It seems to be that more and more businesses are adding Pinterest to their online marketing strategy. Online marketing Pinterest Social Media Social Media for Business Social Media Tips Strategic Social Media brand branding Pinterest for Business strategy

Branding Your Company LinkedIn Page

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Don’t waste a great marketing opportunity like LinkedIn to drive people to your website and to show people what your business can do for them. When it comes to LinkedIn, we have discussed that there are the right things to do and there are the wrong things to do.

How To Get the Most Out of Your Company LinkedIn Page

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There are plenty of ways to get your content out on social media, but LinkedIn is becoming a key component for B2B marketing and engagement. LinkedIn Online marketing Public Relations Social Media Social Media Tips branding social media tips strategy

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Audi Ireland Runs Risky Twitter Campaign

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How Many Social Media Accounts is Enough?

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You should know what you want out of your social media marketing and have specific goals established that you can measure. In January 2102, large companies averaged 178 corporate-owned social media accounts.

Is Google+ the Next Big Social Media Site for Business?

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By the end of this year, smartphones will account for 50% of all cell phones in the US. &# The cloud&# has entered popular vernacular, and of course, the tablet market is going strong as well. Google+ is getting a lot of attention right now due to the “rivalry&# between Google and Facebook, which is heavily partnered with Microsoft. Social Media Strategist Caroline Melberg feels that the site will be beneficial at some point in the future, but it might take some time. “I

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For Marketing Success – Fish Where the Fish Are!

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This had our Marketing Maverick and Social Media Strategist, Caroline Melberg , thinking recently about how similar fishing and marketing really are. “ If you want to catch more fish, you’ve got to fish where the fish are! &# she exclaimed this morning.

Social Media Facts for Business Owners

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When you are marketing your business today, you need to place yourself where your potential customers are spending the most time. &#. “‘ I can see how social media will work for <fill in the blank … a company not like mine>, but it certainly won’t work for MY type of business!’

Gallup Poll: Social Media Doesn’t Influence Purchases

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This may sound like bad news for businesses who have invested time and money in social media marketing efforts, but it’s important to look at the details of this poll before panicking. Social media will not always lead to direct sales, but it is to be used as a tool in an integrated marketing approach in order to influence consumers. As we’ve always said, social media needs to be integrated into everything you do in marketing.” photo courtesy: Getty Images.

Staying on Top of the Mobile Takeover

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Data released by market research firm eMarketer earlier this year reveals consumers made $25 billion in purchases last year through their smartphones and tablets, an increase of 81 percent over the previous year. So what can small businesses do to continue to adapt to the mobile market?

Keeping Your Social Media Strategy Out of This World

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There are some simple basics for keeping your social media campaign a vital part of your online marketing, such as knowing your audience and posting at high engaging times of the day. Social media for business is a growing tool that can be implemented right away.

Twitter Adds Tagging and Multiple Photo Sharing

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Apps Mobile Apps Mobile Marketing Social Media Social Media Education Social Media News Twitter Twitter features Photo via Twitter Blog. Twitter has continued it’s growth and sharing features in today’s social media world.

Tag Brands in Your Facebook Photos

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Or is it a smart marketing move? Facebook In the Media Internet Marketing 101 Online marketing Rules & Regulations Social Media ROI Social Media Tips public relations social media social media news branding brands on Facebook C.E.L. CEL PR facebook photos Facebook tagging marketing tools media realtions Social media as business tool social media becoming mainstream social media sites tag brands Facebook tag brands in photos tag my photos tagging brands

Use Caution When Using Online Images

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The world today is all about being visual, so online marketers don’t really have an option when it comes to using images or not. Blogging Tips Online marketing getty images online images

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How to Measure Your Facebook Ad ROI

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It’s no surprise to hear us say that it’s important to track and measure anything you do online – it’s a key philosophy behind all effective, integrated online marketing.

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Google Wallet: Pick Up the Check in a New Way

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Google In the Media Mobile Marketing Online marketing Social Media Tips social media news branding C.E.L. The next time that someone asks if you would like to pay with cash, credit or check, just pull out your smart phone. No, you won’t be making a call for this one.

How Long Should My YouTube Video Be?

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Internet Marketing 101 Online marketing SEO Social Media Tips Viral videos YouTube length of my YouTube video social media strategy social videos video length web video length web videosThis is a question we hear a lot as we talk with clients, and with good reason.

Google Gets Friendlier Every Day

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Social Media is a Helpful Tool – But NOT Behind the Wheel!

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Cindy Leines of C.E.L. and SMI Nominated for 2011 Entrepreneur of the Year

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CEL PR Cindy Leines Entrepreneur luncheon Entrepreneur of the year Facebook CEL marketing tools media realtions social media Social media as business tool social media becoming mainstream social media sites TwinWest TwinWest ChamberEstablishing and maintaining a successful business is not easy, and it often takes a lot of hard work and sacrifice. The TwinWest Chamber of Commerce has nominated our own Cindy Leines, Founder & Strategist of C.E.L., for doing just that.