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Business Lessons I Learned From “The Social Network”

I went to watch “The Social Network” a few weekends ago (about a little site called Facebook), and the movie highlighted some of the struggles of making a company. I took away several lessons that I’d...

Marketing Tactics for Entrepreneurs: 3 Tips to Compete with Larger Brands

Big businesses often have an advantage over us small guys when it comes to running profitable companies. They can absorb costs better, have higher budgets for marketing and other expenses, and they carry a...

3 Stealth Ways to Keep Tabs of Your Competition Online

These days as companies and individuals continue to publish more in-depth information online, valuable insight can be gained by simply taking the time to track what, where, and how your competitors are posting, advertising,...

Top 10 most Annoying Facebookers and Twitterers

As all social media addicts know, there are groups of very annoying Facebook and Twitter users out there. They spam, promote, abuse and do all kinds of annoying things. Our job should be to...

The New Social Brandscape

Here’s another superb picture I found while browsing the web. It shows the “old social brandscape” on one side and the “new social brandscape” on the other side.  I would recommend taking a few...

If Sites were Real People

I found this picture designed by elontirien and think it’s brilliant. Not that I had ever thought about sites as people, but if I had, this is exactly what I would have imagined. My reasoning for each character...

What’s Social Media?

If you ask a typical teen what social media is, the response will most likely be “stuff like Facebook.” If you were to ask me the same question, I could take you one step...

3 Simple Steps to Manage Your Time Like a Pro

If there is one thing that life as an entrepreneur has taught me, it is that no day is ever the same. While it can be an incredibly exciting adventure, there are a few...

3 Ways to Bring Traffic to your Facebook Page Without Touching It

The advent of social media has completely changed the way we market our product. As marketers this should be nothing new, we are in a constantly changing field and that is what we signed...

5 Steps to Establishing a Social Media Presence for Small Business

Pepsi and Old Spice have something small businesses don’t: a lot of money and people. But the competitive landscape has changed. Numerous small companies have capitalized on using social media to increase sales, brand awareness and followers. Will it...