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An ancient proverb says “A cat has nine lives. For three he plays, for three he strays and for the last three he stays”. That’s what concerns cats. What about inanimate things, such as social media, for instance?

Did you know that your profile can also live 9 different lives? I bet you did not. Read More
If your CEO still sees content marketing as “the latest fad,” Benjamin Franklin has something to show him. Read More

4 Common Social Media Myths — Busted

4 Common Social Media Myths — Busted Avatar Posted by tabithajeannaylor under Social Media
From http://tabithanaylor.com 2 days ago
Made Hot by: robinandy58 on July 29, 2016 7:27 am
Making use of social media has become an accepted part of any marketing campaign, but with so much information, and misinformation, out there, it can be confusing when it comes to figuring out exactly how to make it a part of your business marketing plan. Making plans based on false assumptions or Read More
Barry Truffle is the chief experience officer (CXO) for BeetleJuice, the new drink brand capitalizing on the huge post-war demand for insect-protein foodstuffs. Barry agreed to show me how much the industry has changed in the decade since he started out as a social media manager in 2016. Read More

5 Most Significant Instagram Benefits for Business Marketing

5 Most Significant Instagram Benefits for Business Marketing Avatar Posted by Kristi under Social Media
From https://www.yotpo.com 1 day 14 hours ago
Made Hot by: namaserajesh on July 28, 2016 5:51 pm
To build an Instagram marketing strategy, you need to understand why these graphics are so valuable and how to create the right images for Instagram. You need to take full advantage of the power of Instagram photos, using them in marketing materials across channels. Find out in this post how to do Read More
Storytelling is human.

It is deeply rooted in human nature and as old as mankind itself.

A need to tell and hear stories is essential to the species Homo sapiens – second in necessity apparently after nourishment and before love and shelter. Millions survive without love or home, almost none Read More

Why Everyone’s Talking About Social Advertising

Why Everyone’s Talking About Social Advertising Avatar Posted by ronsela under Social Media
From http://blog.startafire.com 4 days ago
Made Hot by: sophia2 on July 28, 2016 9:44 am
Social advertising isn’t just a buzzword that’s been offhandedly thrown around by a few adventurous marketers – it’s a quantifiable part of marketing that can drive increased traffic, leads, and sales to a website. It cannot be ignored, nor should it be. Read More
It’s hard to even contemplate Christmas in July, but now is the best time for small retailers to kick off planning for the busy holiday season. After all, it’s the best way to manage seasonal cash flow! It’s a big market with a big window, so preparation is key to success.Here’s what you can do rig Read More
With 2016 halfway over, here's another assessment we all need to do if we're going to rock our content marketing goals between now and December. Read More

Make Money, Get New Customers Now Thanks to Pokemon Go

Make Money, Get New Customers Now Thanks to Pokemon Go Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Marketing
From http://smallbiztrends.com 3 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on July 28, 2016 8:50 am
If you don’t know your Pikachu from your Pichu or if you have no idea what either of those are, that doesn’t mean you have to stand out in left field as the rest of the world — and thousands of businesses big and small — capitalize on the Pokemon Go craze. Read More

Give millennials a reason to stay - The benefits that can help you retain young talent

Job-changing is fast and furious in the early years of millennials’ careers: Young adults born in the early ‘80s …
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Frederique Murphy: BizSugar Contributor of the Week

Frederique Murphy has wanted to have her own business since she was 11 years old. Back then she was given a … More
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