Create FREEDOM as a Social Media Manager!

Do you want freedom, flexibility, & to get out of corporate America? You can have all that & more with a career as a social media manager & consultant! If you’re frustrated that your marketing efforts aren’t paying off, and your social media consulting biz is going to crash and burn before you even get started, then sign up now … Read More

#Blab #BreakingBlab #Blabathon #Blabbing

#Blab #BreakingBlab #Blabathon #Blabbing What the Blab? If you haven’t heard of Blab.im yet…you will! Blabbing is all the rage. Everyone is doing it…seriously! There are cooking shows, fitness, dating, game shows, marketing, entrepreneurs, musicians, & more. You name it you can probably find it on Blab. If you can’t – start your own! What is Blab.im? It’s a live … Read More

Social Media Strategy – 7 Simple Steps!

Does your small business have a social media strategy in place? Most small businesses only think of social media as an after thought. Facebook has over 1.15 BILLION users & 23% of those users log in at least 5 times per day! Consider all the opportunities to interact & engage with your customers & potential customers through social media. I … Read More

What Makes Content Go Wildly Viral?

What makes Content Go Wildly Viral? Content is how to reach your audience, but visual content provides the key! There are many mediums in today’s age to make an image to go viral whether it is through Pinterest, YouTube, Instagram, or Twitter. Pinterest alone has 70 million active users! Youtube has 6 billion views per month! Instagram has 200 million … Read More

Creating Visual Content with Canva!

Creating Visual Content with Canva! (My favorite tool!) There are many types of visual content you can create using a simple online tool, Canva! Canva is an awesome online site where you can create all kinds of visual content. What kind you may ask? Well there are many different visuals you can create such as business cards, cover photos, presentations, … Read More

Why Create Compelling Visual Content?

Why create compelling visual content? Sounds like a silly question right? You want compelling visual content because it connects with a consumer and makes them more willing to take action. How do you make your content compelling? A great step is to make your content visually appealing. There are many reasons for this, but the main reason is when a … Read More

Searching for a Social Media Manager?

Looking to hire a social media manager? There are four steps to help you find the right match for your social media needs. #1 Find out the plan: When researching potential social media managers, a business owner needs to ask what the plan is. Some social media managers may simply set up Facebook and Twitter and post once a week. … Read More

It’s all about Instagram!

It’s all about #Instagram! Over 300 million active users 30+ Billion photos shared 2.5 Billion likes daily 70 Million Average Photos per Day Insta is one of the fastest growing social media platforms out there! After listening to Sue B Zimmerman’s webinar on “How to Monetize Instagram”, I thought I would share some of her amazing insights to help you … Read More

What to Know Before #SMMW (Insights from a First Timer)

After returning from one of the largest #SocialMedia Conferences around, Social Media Marketing World (#SMMW15). This was the first year I attended such an event & thought I should share my experience. I have attended other conferences, meetings, tradeshows, etc in my past life. WOW, what a difference & I mean this in the very best way possible! Mike Stelzner, … Read More

Top 5 Takeaways from Guy Kawasaki at #SMMW15

I recently returned from San Diego, CA where I attended Social Media Marketing World 2015 (#SMMW15)! I met many #SocialMedia super stars & networked with 2,500 fellow marketers at the mega-conference designed to inspire and empower social media marketing ideas. I was lucky enough to meet Guy Kawasaki (Chief Evangelist for Canva – my favorite design tool), Jay Baer (author … Read More