Business Owners, You’re Doing Twitter Wrong!

If you're in the majority, then you are tweeting too much on the wrong days, not using #hashtags enough and don't ask often enough for retweets. This information comes from a new study from Buddy media looking at how business owners conduct marketing efforts on Twitter. As a follow up to my post Business Owners, [...]

By | 2013-02-13T13:39:06+00:00 February 13th, 2013|Social Media|0 Comments

Business Owners, You’re Doing Facebook Wrong!

I often talk about posting the wrong type of information on your social media profiles, but posting at the wrong time can also hurt your marketing efforts. Maybe you're not one of those businesses that I constantly critique for blasting out 25 updates to their Facebook everyday or who continue to post pushy sales content [...]

By | 2013-02-13T13:44:22+00:00 February 12th, 2013|Social Media|0 Comments

Best Super Bowl Ad Never Aired on TV

Even before the Super Bowl XLVII power outage, it’s likely that many advertisers were pacing nervously as a seemingly runaway Baltimore Ravens victory threatened to undercut their second half television ad spends. But the power outage actually turned into a great opportunity for one savvy brand. As Twitter erupted with fake twitter accounts, sarcastic puns, [...]

By | 2013-02-04T11:17:09+00:00 February 4th, 2013|Social Media|0 Comments

10 Huge Things Less Valuable Than Facebook

I hate to do 2 Facebook posts in a row... but with Facebook filing its initial public offering just a couple of days ago, we need to discuss how ridiculous the value of Facebook really is. According to market analyst estimates, Facebook’s total value has reached a staggering $100 billion. It's hard for me to [...]

By | 2012-02-10T23:45:16+00:00 February 4th, 2012|Social Media|0 Comments

How Do Your Facebook Stats Compare?

Some pretty incredible, but expected, statistics about Facebook directly from the source. People on Facebook -More than 800 million active users -More than 50% of our active users log on to Facebook in any given day -Average user has 130 friends Activity on Facebook -More than 900 million objects that people interact with (pages, groups, [...]

By | 2012-02-10T23:46:30+00:00 January 31st, 2012|Social Media|0 Comments