New to Social Media Marketing? How to Get More Traffic for Your Business Online

If you're new to social media marketing, learn how to get traffic for your website from the major social media platforms that your prospective clients use.

A letter About Being New to Social Media Marketing and How to Get More Traffic for your Business Online November 12, 2016 Dear Alyson, It was so good to hear from you again. Lovely to hear all the family news…Now to get to the point…I’m happy to answer your question: “I’m new to social media marketing – does it really work? And how do I get started?” Let me reassure Continue Reading →

Instagram Tips Checklist

Instragram your way to fame with these instagram tips checklist

Any business can be marketed on Instagram Facebook acquired Instagram in 2012. Instagram is a place where businesses use images and visual storytelling to connect with their customers in meaningful ways. Just to review some user statistics: Instagram Business Tools can help you, the advertiser, grow your business presence and more easily connect with customers within the Instagram mobile app.And since people are becoming more and more visually inclined, it makes Continue Reading →

How to Know Who to Follow on Twitter and When to Unfollow Them – Use ManageFlitter

Know who to follow on Twitter and when to unfollow by using Managefllitter

Twitter has over 320 million monthly active users. So how do you know who to follow on Twitter? Which connections will support and grow your business, and which ones are just a waste of time? How do you find the right people to follow? When should you unfollow someone? The first thing you should know is that it’s a waste of your money to buy Twitter followers. . If you’ve used Twitter Continue Reading →

B is for Brave

Entering a social media conversation can sometimes seem like jumping rope double dutch. It's hard to know when to start

It wasn’t that long ago that I attended a TweetChat.  And I told the women running it that I felt like I was doing double dutch jump rope. Remember in grade school when two girls would hold two jump ropes and alternately swing them, as you tried to jump into the middle of it without messing it up? (Truth to tell, I became an A+ double dutch jump roper if Continue Reading →

A is for Authentic

Isn’t it easy to spot a phony a mile off?  You just know something isn’t right. They can’t look you in the eye. They act shiftily. Their smile doesn’t have any warmth in it. Their eyes are cold and calculating. It’s like a hyena grinning as it looks at a tasty morsel. Watch out! In social media, people can’t see your body language and they can’t hear the inflections of Continue Reading →

The Social Media Alphabet of Qualities that Build Relationships

the social media alphabet of qualities that build relationships on Facebook

Do you have the personality for using social media to market your business? Do you have what it takes to make a success of it? Does it feel too confusing? Too complicated? Are you afraid to put yourself out there because you don’t know which conversations to jump into, let alone how to do it? Social media is all about building relationships with people in your community. [tweetthis url=”″ display_mode=”button_link”]Social Continue Reading →