Facebook: a love/hate relationship! At times, we’re preoccupied by it. Other times, we swear off it. Most of the time, we visit it regularly. Well, the good folks at Facebook just announced a major change to … the Timeline. It first happened in New Zealand. Now it’s ‘time’ for the rest of us! Rethinking the Timeline will mean, in brief, that the focus will shift in bright, new ways. Not only will the size of your own profile image change, every important part of the Timeline gains more space … [Read more...] about What’s Your Timeline? Facebook Updates Coming Soon
If you have a business, there’s the expectation that you’ll have a Web presence. If you have a Web presence, and a healthy social media presence to go with it, there’s every chance you already blog. If you blog, the old adage that “a picture is worth a thousand words” applies here. There are numerous reasons why you should include images with your blog posts. Here are a few: Visual impact and interest. Images help break up a post’s text content. They punctuate it. Clarification. We can … [Read more...] about Picture This: Why Using Images on Your Blog is Important
Heard about Pinterest, or use it personally and wondering if it could improve traffic to your website, or generate interest in your business? It can! Here are some tips for creating and leveraging Pinterest boards for your business: Pinterest business boards are all about inspiration. Your business name, product photo and message are spread when you inspire users to “pin” or display your image on their “board” or page. So the first thing you need is inspiring images/photos...one that makes … [Read more...] about An Introduction to Pinterest for Business
If you're trying to keep up with all the social media venues for your business you're probably a little overwhelmed unless you have help. (We can help!) One of the typical goals for business is to drive traffic back to your web site. Ideally your target market will then have an opportunity to be educated about your business or be motivated to buy your product. Pinterest is an easy way to invite people back to your site. Although we're talking about images in this post, it's important to … [Read more...] about Open Your Door to Invite the Pinterest Crowd In!
View Part 1 Stephen Clark is well known in Michigan as the evening news anchor at Detroit's channel 7, WXYZ Action News. He's also a singer and songwriter and dedicated family man. He's a master in his profession, and is one of the limited media personalities offered the opportunity to interview a sitting President, and yet his "down to earth" personality has made him a social media favorite. He interacts, rather than broadcasts our local news, and has unassumingly brought the channel 7 news … [Read more...] about Video: Stephen Clark on Social Media Relationships & Community Part 2