What should we focus on right now?
There is no universal resource that will help you stay on top of things, but what’s worked for us is simple.
A series of questions to consider if you’re looking to cultivate an engaged online community.
I’m often asked for blogging guidelines with the most prominent question about the length. How long should a blog post be? When I started my business in 2010, I recall reading somewhere that the average length of a blog should be 400-650 words. Then, I heard it was less – as short as 250 words. […]
Online fundraising continues to gain popularity – and social media deserves some of the credit. Acting as a distribution vehicle to help spread the message among our online communities, social media’s role is pivotal to the success – or failure – of a fundraising campaign. I was recently asked to participate in an interview, on […]
I make it a habit to take the time to respond to everything I receive via email – even inquiries for free advice. I may be one of the few, but I have to admit that it really bugs me when people do not offer the same courtesy. There are few types of emails I […]
In response to my recent post, 12 business social media pet peeves, a Twitter friend asked me: “And what do you do about that 2nd to last? [I am] starting to ignore them - but then I feel bad!” For those of you who are curious, here is the ‘peeve’ she’s referencing: Making an initial […]
I was recently interviewed as part of an expert series for mediashower, in which I was asked several intriguing questions about my experience as a social media manager. I would like to share some of those questions – and my responses – with you, in hopes it will shed light on the ever-changing social media […]
Measuring the return on investment (ROI) with social media marketing is a relevant, but loaded challenge. I prefer to begin by differentiating marketing goals from sales goals then partnering with my clients to bridge the gap. Let’s start with social media marketing. We must identify two to three specific marketing goals and establish concrete metrics […]
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