Facebook Forever?

When you bring up the topic of Facebook, it seems like people either love Facebook or hate it. At least 1.23 billion people like it enough to have an account and 556 million think its worth getting on every day. Let’s not forget that the monthly users have been increasing at a minimum of 15%… Read more »

5 Ways Your Business Can Get the Most Out of Promotional Products!

Promotional products are a great way to get your business’s name out there, whether you are big or small! And with our new online store up and running, everyone deserves to know the benefits incorporating promotional products into their business’s marketing strategy.  Here is a list of 5 ways these products can help you. 1. Get a… Read more »

FREE is 4 Letters, Not 16 Digits

We see it day after day on our social media feeds “Free for XYZ days with no obligation! Companies wanting you to take their products and services for a free test drive, and if you don’t like it, then you don’t have to pay. Then you start reading the comments on the threads and see… Read more »

Promotional Products – Looking For Something Unique

Everyone gets tired of the suggested pen and mug when it comes to handing out something cool and exciting with their company logo on it. Even though they are still the all time most common items, there are thousands of other products to choose from. If you can think of it, you can probably get… Read more »

The Difference In Hosting

When it comes to hosting a website there are a lot of different companies and options out there to choose from. You can get hosting from as low as $5 a month or as expensive as several hundred dollars a month. So what’s the best option? The hosting you choice depends on your situation and… Read more »

Stop the Madness! It’s Called Analytics

We hear ROI all the time in business, and the question that always revolves around this topic is, “How do you measure it?” If you ask 50 different marketing agencies, you will probably get 50 different answers. Here are some facts to look at when looking at this equation. Studies show that 89%+ consumers will… Read more »

Don’t Huff and Puff and Blow Your Profits Away

Yesterday, I witnessed someone asking a salesperson a few questions. Instead of smiling and answering the questions, the salesperson was huffy and puffy with them, acting like the customer was bugging them. If that wasn’t enough, they sent them somewhere else in the store to go talk to someone else. Instead of walking the customer… Read more »

80/20 Rule for Social Media

When setting up your social media marketing campaign, remember the 80/20 rule. Spend 80% of your time getting involved in conversations relating to your profession. Give followers tips and educate them on your industry. Spend the other 20% promoting your products or services. Remember to sell the benefits, not the features. Depending on what your… Read more »

Keep Your Coupon, I’ll Pay More

While talking to a friend last week, we got on the topic of fast food restaurants. He started telling me about how he went to McDonalds for breakfast and ordered a sausage, egg, and cheese biscuit, but when he got to the window, they handed him a bacon, egg, and cheese biscuit. So like most… Read more »

ROI on Social Media

Do you know the ROI of your social media efforts? If not, don’t feel bad because according to Forbes, 88% of businesses feel they couldn’t accurately measure the effectiveness of their campaigns. Of that 88% that couldn’t measure, 52% of them said dealing with trying to figure the ROI was their biggest frustration when it… Read more »