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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.
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3 07, 2012

Seed, feed and weed – 7 social media tips to harvest more results

By |July 3rd, 2012|Branding, Facebook, Linkedin, Marketing, Small business ideas, Social media, Social media monitoring, Social media tools, Twitter, Uncategorized|


I know first hand social media can be a valuable, income generating tool. My social media efforts have landed me business (a million dollar contract in 2008), sold books and products, aided my international media presence and hooked me to important resources and new friends. Social media can provide a garden of goods that are aligned to your goals, or it can make you feel like your endless efforts produce no more than a crop of crappy connections that suck time and don't produce a worthy return on your investment. Follow these tips and your odds of success will increase.
25 10, 2011

Social media marketing: it ain’t FREE or cheap. The 25-point ROI report.

By |October 25th, 2011|Biz development, Blogging, Business models, Collaboration tools, Education, Email marketing, Entrepreneurs, Marketing, ROI, Social media monitoring, Social media tools, Uncategorized|

the cost of social media
Results from a 25-point social media reach-out research project.
Last month, September 14th to be exact, I posted a blog about such a social media research project. With all the hype around social media marketing strategies and available tactics for businesses, I was curious if a full throttle social media approach would make a difference for a small business with my revenue model. I earn money from consulting, speaking and writing. Objective: Determine if a 25-point social media effort is worth the investment and results. TOP LINE FINDINGS FROM STUDY Is a social media blitz on 25 different points of contact a good use of time and money that produces a meaningful return and results vs. the cost?
8 04, 2011

Doing business on Facebook? Here’s a new way to text to millions globally and for a low cost

By |April 8th, 2011|Advertising, B2B marketing, B2C marketing, Biz development, Business branding, Creativity/innovation, Facebook, Facebook marketing, Social media, Social media monitoring, Twitter|

HeyWire, the new Facebook app for texting in one place, may be the perfect option for you.

HeyWire, a service that has been offering free SMS (short message service) and recently partnered with Twitter to develop […]

19 10, 2010

How social media can generate sales. 5 avenues to new customers.

By |October 19th, 2010|Customer relations, Facebook, Lead generation, Sales, Small budget/big ideas, Social media, Social media monitoring, Twitter, Uncategorized|

According to a recent survey by Pew Research, the commercial use of the Internet among Americans continues to grow: 58% of US adults say they conduct research online about products and services, up from the […]

10 08, 2009

5 worthy Twitter tools for biz

By |August 10th, 2009|Productivity, Small budget/big ideas, Small business ideas, Smart tips, Social media, Social media monitoring, Twitter|

Last week I earned many of your eyeballs by sharing how I scored a 6-figure gig while using Twitter.

Twitter is definitely a viable method for communicating to prospects, clients, and business fans but, […]