How the San Diego Chargers are Winning on Snapchat

Have you caught the Snapchat fever? Are you interested in ways major brands will use Snapchat for their business? Closing in on Facebook’s daily video views, Snapchat has proved to be a player in the social media game. With major icons from the NFL like the San Diego Chargers hitting the Snapchat field, you know […] ... Read more

4 Types of Online Videos Your Business Should Create

Did you know that online video continues to be one of the hottest marketing trends for 2016? Are you looking for the right kind of videos to create for your business? People consume visual content 60,000 times faster than text. As attention spans shorten, and production tools become easier to use and more affordable, it’s […] ... Read more

4 Keys to Building Quality Social Relationships

Are you looking for ways to build quality social relationships? Are you seeking actionable steps to enhance the relationships in your online communities? Whether they are personal or professional, relationships are important. Building quality social relationships is the key to more meaningful interactions and solid business transactions. This week on the Social Media Social Hour, I am […] ... Read more

The Beginner’s Guide to Peach

Have you heard the buzz about the new app Peach? Are you curious what it’s about, but don’t know where to begin? New apps can be intimidating, especially if you don’t know where to start. Being compared to Twitter, Snapchat, and Slack, the Peach app is not one to miss. This week on the Social […] ... Read more

3 Ways to Get More User-Generated Content

Are you looking for ways to get more user generated content? Do you need fresh ideas on how to repurpose the UGC that you already have? There’s no doubt that user generated content often preforms better than the content we come up with in our marketing think-tanks. Even 80% of millennials say user generated content is a good indication of […] ... Read more

6 Keys to a Successful Year

Have you made your New Year’s resolutions for 2016? Are you already having trouble sticking to your goals? Setting and sticking to goals can be hard. 80% of people give up on their New Year’s resolutions by February. Fortunately, there are actionable steps you can take every day to make sure you stick to your […] ... Read more

Overcoming Negative Reviews to Boost Revenues

Are negative online reviews hurting your bottom line? Are you looking for a way to turn those 1-stars into 5-stars, while boosting revenue? With over 88% of consumers claiming that they trust anonymous reviews as much as recommendations from their peers, it’s important to monitor and maintain your business’ online reputation. This week on the […] ... Read more

The Beginners Guide To Using Snapchat

Are all of your friends and colleagues on Snapchat, but you just don’t “get it”? Have you tried to use the app, but still don’t understand how it works? Do you want access to the beginners guide to using Snapchat? With nearly 200 million monthly active users and 6 billion videos watched on the app […] ... Read more

4 Social Media Trends That Will Go Mainstream in 2016

Have you spent time reflecting on all of the changes that have occurred in social media throughout the year? Have you thought about which social media trends will go mainstream in 2016? As marketing departments evaluate their budgets for the new calendar year, they look to data from the previous year to make predictions for […] ... Read more

Social Media Photography and Photo Tips with Jessica Howell

Are you struggling to take quality photos that make your social media content pop? Could you use a course in social media photography 101? Stock photos are boring and expensive, and lifting images off the internet can get you in serious hot water. The solution? Create your own social media photo content! This week on the Social […] ... Read more

How to Build an Online Review Strategy to Increase Revenue

Are people leaving ratings and reviews for your business online? Are you being proactive about your online review strategy? As websites like Yelp and Trip Advisor continue to grow in popularity, it’s important to develop an online review strategy to manage and respond to the positive AND negative feedback left by your customers. By proactively managing your online review strategy, […] ... Read more

Social Media Automation, The Right Way with Tim Fargo

Do you find yourself taking a longer time to schedule your social media content than to create it? Have you been looking for the secret sauce on how to do social media automation the right way? Social media automation can be a controversial topic, but done properly,  it can facilitate engagement and free up your time […] ... Read more