Our Team has this discussion every day of the week with clients.....many worry about all the other pages on their site but not the one that is the most important! So here are 12 cool examples to incorporate in your Contact us page! Make it a great day!
So often our team hears that "I can hire a marketing person to do my digital marketing because I can't afford them but I am afraid to outsource that service so I do it myself when I can".....are you that business owner? In this blog post there are some good pros and cons to consider, each agency has a specific niche that they excel at do your homework, ask the questions often times they may not be the right fit for you but they know a fellow professional that is! Make it a great day out there!
What a great post we just received from a group of colleagues that we thought we would share today! Our team has been saying for the last several years that social media content is crucial and being real with your followers is the "secret sauce", how do you approach your SEM?
Friday tip ~ We all see those #hashtags being used all over social media, do you know how to use them and how they can help attract more followers to your brand? Check out this blog post we received early this morning....make it a great weekend!
Business owners here is a secret weapon that will help to increase your engagement with your followers. Our team manages over 10 business pages and converse with potential clients on their behalf everyday which help to increase their closing rates....start today!
Looking back at lessons learned last year and expected trends for this year, Wesley Young cuts through the clutter and suggests ways to make your marketing strategy simpler, clearer and easier to execute.
Have you learned any lessons from 2015? Well of course you have however when it comes to marketing your message to the right audience that can be challenging. Here are 10 key steps to review and implement one or more in your 2016 marketing strategy to see improvement! To a terrific Friday!
In this brave new world of content marketing overload, the brands who will succeed in 2016 are the ones who tell the most interesting stories using the most innovative formats. These 5 types of content can help you connect with your audience in new ways that keep them engaged.
What other content types would you add to the list to try in 2016? Tell me in the comments before you go. For even more content marketing tips, check out our Brand Storytelling & Technology interactive experience....
Some people call LinkedIn the Facebook of the working world. While the platform definitely draws comparisons, employers don’t search it to be updated on your latest party or to play Candy Crush.
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2DiFore Marketing Solutions's insight:
The title of this blog says it all "What Does Your LinkedIn Profile Reveal About You" to a potential employer, contact or colleague?
There are a number of ways that Microsoft plans to take advantage of its $26.2 billion LinkedIn acquisition, ranging from data-gathering to getting a foothold in social to plans for re-imagining the recruitment and talent management businesses and more. But one of the more straightforward integration opportunities between the two companies is LinkedIn’s integration with Microsoft Office.
If you need more proof that LinkedIn is worth the time please take a moment to read this great blog post! This is the reason why we encourage our clients to participate in this platform on a daily basis, you never know where your next client will come from!
The Team at 2DiFore Marketing and others see this every day! Our feeds are filled with posts that are sometimes deemed "inappropriate" please don't be one of them. Our team is please to share this blog post with you in order to help you change your direction today. Make it a great week!
Hey small businesses out there don't despair, it WILL TAKE TIME to get your message to resonate with your followers! There are so many messages coming at them so don't get discouraged and don't take the "quick fix" approach either!
Reading this presentation will take you only 12 minutes — 12 minutes to find out how to draft a mind changing presentations and to become a more effective and …
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We've all seen it and been totally frustrated...when we attend a seminar and the speaker reads their slide presentation to you ugh! Our team found this great quick read and tips to a FABULOUS presentation so begin your week changing it up a bit!
Is PowerPoint a useful teaching tool? A few days ago on the Teaching English - British Council Facebook page there was a discussion about PowerPoint - Do you love it or hate it? The discussion linked to an article by Rob Lewis who talked about ways PowerPoint could be used in class. In an earlier post he…
PowerPoint is still a viable tool to use in business today but many of us have seen a dull/drab presentation right!: Here are some great tips to make your next presentation memorable for your recipients. Also if you are a Teacher this awesome resource for you has fun things to do with PowerPoint including ready-made templates to help engage your students! Make it a great day!
How do you want to be remembered in 10 years? 20 years? As many of us volunteer our time and talent to respective associations that we belong to, will we leave a legacy to be admired for? Make it an awesome day......looking forward to your comments!
By Jon Michail The notion of ‘personal’ branding, where the concept of branding is employed by the individual with regards to themselves, is often thought of as selfish, ego-stroking, narcissistic self-promotion designed to sway people into buying whatever they’re selling… and yes, that’s partly true. Anyone that wants to influence in life must sell something …
Do you believe you have a "personal brand"? Now some of you just said "Dianne what are you talking about"! It's about you and how you carry yourself in the marketplace, when you are in a public venue do you behave professionally or are you the one dancing on the tables? It is important that if you want to be successful in business you must protect your personal brand off the clock as well! Have an awesome day.....
What is your definition of the word "brand"? Is it a logo....messaging,....feeling.....look....more? Challenge your brand today by asking followers to describe your brand means to them! Have a great Thursday....
With the rise of reviews in local search, it's become impossible for businesses to hide from their reputation. The key to rising to the top isn't to just manage your reputation—you need to develop and improve it.
They say "reputation is everything in business" so what does yours look like when searched? What does your company reputation look like, are you hiding from negative mentions? Start the New Year off right, check out your reputation, make suggested edits and you will see an improvement in rankings! To a successful 2016....
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