What’s New: Google+ Search

Since the creation of Google+, the people at Google have not been resting on their laurels. Now they have created a way to improve your searching experience by introducing Search, plus your world. This ingenious tool has now made it essential to have a personal or business Google+ account. Why is that? Because Google has […]

Social Media – A Telling Report. It’s Not A Joke!

Social Media – Report and How To The 2012 Social Media Marketing Industry Report written by Michael Stelzner is out and there is plenty of useful information to peruse . Even though the survey included only 3,800 marketers, it is still a good sample of what is going on in the real world. Information that is relative to […]

5 New Facebook Changes That Matter

In this day and age of rapid change, people really want consistency. As we are unable to truly stop the wave of technological changes that the technology gods continue to throw at us, it’s reasonable to want a sense of the usual when it comes to our social media networks, right? Wrong. Facebook, the cutting-edge […]

Social Media Matters for Online Ranking and Exposure

By: Dan Hatcher I have had many business owners over the years ask me about the different social networks like Facebook and Twitter and LinkedIn and on and on and on. The names rattle off their tongues with seemingly no end. Now just so you understand, I am a die-hard SEO guy. I started in […]

The Impact of Video on Small Businesses

This month, we asked Hurdie Burk of Hurdie Burk Consulting (www.hurdieburk.com) a few questions concerning video and its impact on Social Media. Why would I want to have a YouTube Channel for my small business? In 2011, Cisco determined that 45% of internet traffic was video. Google is predicting the traffic will double this year. […]

Top 3 Tips on Positioning and Branding Yourself

 My Summary of  Samantha Ettus’ Branding Presentation The Texas Conference For Women 2011 was held in Houston a few weeks ago and was loaded with some of the most educated, influential,  inspiring, intelligent and spirited speakers that I’ve ever been fortunate to hear. The first day of the conference was the Small Business Social  Boot […]

Does SEO Scare You?

Does SEO Scare You? Do you see the word SEO on the Internet and begin to cringe? Do you go to networking meetings or seminars and hear people talking about SEO or search engine optimization, and think “I wish I understood what they are talking about”? I was reading through some comments this morning on […]

Why is Blogging Important to Your Business?

Blogging has developed over the years from what was once journals and personal diaries.  Blogging has been adopted by businesses online with more and more companies hiring someone or several people to blog for their company. It really is an easy way to  establish a respectable presence online for your business.  Blogging  has become so significant to business that […]

What Makes LinkedIn Special?

What makes LinkedIn so special when there are so many different ways to connect with people?  It seems as though the options are endless these days.  The best approach to choosing which platforms to participate in is to first, identify what you are trying to accomplish.  If you are trying to build relationships in the field […]