The Groove of YouTube

The Groove of YouTube This month we’ve written about Google+ and Pinterest. Now it’s time to talk about YouTube, the video channel owned by Google. YouTube was created in 2005 as a way for individuals to upload videos for a large number of people to see. Soon everything was being posted, from helpful tutorials to […]

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 […]

6 New Google+ Changes You Need to Know

6 New Google+ Changes You Need to Know With over 90 million subscribers already, it is clear that Google+ is not going away. In fact, it appears to be the next big thing on the internet.  As people begin the move to Google+, it is becoming more important to be up to speed with the […]

Top 6 Facebook Timeline Changes for Brands

6 Facebook Timeline Changes For Brands   The chatter about the latest Facebook changes has gone global. What does this mean to me? How will this affect my brand?  Can I have Ads on my Cover Image? The following 6 new changes are explained below: New Look and Feel – Timeline Brands now have Facebook […]

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. […]

How To Use Linkedin Answers

photo credit: TheSeafarer    How to use Linkedin Answers  There are many social media tools that exist for building relationships and directing people to your website. LinkedIn is often called Facebook for business and subsequently offers some great features you can take advantage of to build your name, brand and reputation . It’s an excellent […]

The Best New Marketing

Marketing and advertising have been how companies have pushed their brands throughout the years to the people in our consumer world.   Of course, marketing and advertising campaigns are not going to go away but, instead they will be done in a different way.  In our economy, every dollar counts.  Every dollar counts to the consumer, […]