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Top 5 Can’t Miss Ideas to Rock Social Media at Events

Great events connect people and create experiences. It’s no wonder that many (most) not-for-profits and charities make use of events to meet their fundraising goals and to increase awareness of their programs. However, all events are not created equal and success is never a guarantee. Here are a few [...]

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SEO Tips for Local Businesses

You may have heard the hullabaloo surrounding Dean's Flowers, a local, independent flower shop who has attracted some unwanted attention from a big, online competitor. I asked several SEO experts for their tips on what Holly could do to combat the grey hat tactics being used against her business. [...]

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Do I Really Need to Post During Summer Vacation?

for many businesses, especially consultants, summer is traditionally a slower time for business as many clients are on vacation themselves, or herding their children off to summer activities. As a social media consultant, I definitely see a major slow down over the months of summer and I try to [...]

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Facebook Business Page: Common Gaps by Small Businesses

For all those who are just now joining the social media revolution, and for those who are taking a business into the social realm for the first time, here are a few things to check out to make the most of the opportunity you have on Facebook.