Social Marketing Results: A Creative Approach to More Sales & Traffic With Social Media

social marketing results

STOP THE MADNESS!
Get FASTER/BETTER Social Media Results

I went through the most amazing social media course this past weekend .

It’s called Social Marketing Results.

I don’t usually get through a course in a weekend but this one kept my attention and had some of the most useful, practical ideas that yes, drives results.

Know why?

It has actionable ideas and focused strategies.  

It also touches on ALL the problems I hate when it comes to social marketing.  

Finally, someone addresses and resolves the things that makes social marketing so difficult.

Things like…

  • Poor engagement. I’ve work hard at engaging on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+ with comments and sharing but I don’t always get the engagement and participation I expect.
  • Too Few Likes & Shares. My biggest frustrations is getting new “Likes” for my Facebook Page. I’ve had good luck with getting comments on my blog but people weren’t necessarily liking my FB page or sharing my posts across my favorite networks like I’d hoped.
  • Not the right connections.  New followers on Twitter are OK but my followers aren’t necessarily people that I want to connect with.  They simply want me to follow them back. You know, the ‘You follow me I’ll follow you‘ syndrome.  That’s pointless to me.

Social Media Results absolutely helped me improve my social marketing efforts.  

But there’s more to the story than that. [Read more...]

SEO vs Social Media – Is SEO Taking a Back Seat?

seo vs. social media marketingLast week I posed a question on LinkedIn to find out what people are feeling with regard to SEO vs social media.

You can see the conversation here:

http://www.linkedin.com/groupAnswers?viewQuestionAndAnswers=&discussionID=91705712&gid=2678518&commentID=67632094&trk=view_disc&ut=3ZfFFpfcj5W541

With all the buzz afloat about how Google is monitoring how much your content gets tweeted, liked and linked to within social media, how might this affect search engine rankings for those that don’t do social media at all? [Read more...]

How To Squidoo & Profit

If you're looking for extra traffic and maybe a little profit on the side, don't underestimate the power of Squidoo.

It's totally free to use but an excellent site for generating targeted traffic to your site. In fact it's turning out to be one of the best traffic resources I've found recently.

To use Squidoo you create what they call lenses, these lenses are like mini websites that allow you to add content quicker and easier than just about any other tool. You can build more than 1000 lenses if you want to, actually the more, the better.  [Read more...]