Are you on Twitter? This is a question that I often ask people I meet. You see, I am a Twitter junkie. I love Twitter. I spend a lot of time on Twitter every day. I get my news, stay connected to my sports teams and friends, and keep tabs on the world in general… Read More Are You on Twitter?
What motivates you to get online? I would dare to say that at least one of your reasons is to get information. People often are looking for information, whether to know what is going on in the world or to find out the latest on hot products and services. Having a blog is the perfect… Read More 5 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Blog
It seems a bit silly to be writing a blog post about how to use LinkedIn for business – LINKEDIN IS BUSINESS. It’s a business, to network with business professionals. The two most important things your company needs to be actively doing on LinkedIn – right here, right now! Get your employees active on LinkedIn!… Read More How to use LinkedIn to Grow your Business
Twitter for business A few years ago I was getting hyped to watch a certain major sporting event, but I ran into a big problem. The game was about to start and I couldn’t log into the streaming service that was airing the game. My subscription was paid and current. I hadn’t changed my password… Read More 4 Tips to Growing Your Business on Twitter
Here at ANS, we have learned that just like in Ann Mills’ article Why Social Media Management Takes a Village, effective social media marketing management takes a well-functioning team working within a well-organized company. “The process is fluid and complex, and to execute it well, we must PLAN, THINK, COLLABORATE, and MEASURE with rigor and… Read More Social Media Marketing, Building A Cooperative Team
Some fantastic social media marketing questions are asked in HubSpot’s article 9 Questions to Ask Before Creating Another Social Media Account. These questions are important to ask before starting any new social media platform, as not all platforms are necessary for your company. We want you to spend your efforts and resources in the most… Read More Social Media Marketing – Strategy Questions
As my mind wandered during a social video presentation*, it made an interesting connection. Film originated as moving images without color or sound in the 1890s. Approximately 120 years later we’ve come full circle, as the best social videos are soundless shorts. So much has changed, as technology goes. Most individuals in the world have… Read More Silent Shorts: Thoughts on Social Media Video
Social Media for Your Business Everyone is asking; “How do I use social media to promote my business?” From the freelancer to the entrepreneur, to the fortune 500. Although, hopefully, most fortune 500 companies are defining the way to use social media rather than playing catch-up, like many small businesses. The dilemma is that not all… Read More Social Media for Your Organization