Tag: Facebook

5 Ways to Build Engagement Through Your Facebook Page

    With more than 900 million active users, Facebook is an important channel that companies must consider in their marketing mix.  And, with around 45% of these users over the age of 45, this is not simply a channel to reach young people anymore.  So, as a brand owner, how can you effectively engage […]

3 KPIs You Need to Measure Every Month

  “You can’t manage what you don’t measure.”  This old business adage is as true today as it ever was, but now far easier to put into practice. With a free tool like Google Analytics, you can determine the effectiveness of your website and online efforts through ongoing measurement of KPIs (Key Performance Indicators). If […]

Blogging to Grow Your Business

Building a better business blog requires a strategic approach to each post you write, but fortunately for all of us time-strapped entrepreneurs, that strategy can be distilled to two simple concepts:  blog often enough to leverage the traffic multiplier, and help Google help your business.  Today, we offer a quick-start primer on how to craft […]

Growing Your Brand on a Global Social Web

  Daymond John, Founder, President and CEO of the FUBU clothing line, knows a thing or two about branding.  Growing up in Queens, NY, John made and sold tie-top hats on the streets; the FUBU line evolved from these beginnings to become a six-billion-dollar fashion empire.  Branding is, by his own admission, one of John’s […]

SEO and Google Penguine: An Update on What’s New

           Recently, Matt Cutts, head of Google’s anti-SPAM team, presented at SMX Advanced Seattle and provided an update on Google Penguin, the search engine giant’s latest SPAM-tackling algorithm. At the conference, Cutts reasserted that Penguin is designed to “tackle low quality content” and should not be viewed as a “penalty.” Cutts then went on […]

Customer Acquisition 2012

Businesses fail due because of the following: Keep the Doors Open – low awareness among a target market – didn’t acquire enough profitable customers – acquired enough customers but at too high of a cost Customers are assets, acquired, managed for profit and retained to keep a competitive edge in the market places. Customer acquisition […]

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