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Your small business may already use Facebook to keep in touch with customers.
And the ubiquitous social media platform is getting ready to introduce a way for your business to contact them there directly in all new ways.
Facebook recently unveiled Businesses on Messenger. It’s set to be formally Read More
This is a live blog post from the Affiliate Management Days Conference in San Francisco.
Affiliate Management Days is an educational event for affiliate managers and those responsible for performance marketing programs within their organizations. It is a place where the thought leaders of the perf Read More
So you’ve already learned to install WordPress plugins and to automatically update the plugins for your WordPress website. Now you may be wondering, “How do I update WordPress itself?”
That’s a good question and, as luck would have it, the aim of this post is to answer it. But before we dive into Read More
Wix is hoping to hit the high note with independent musicians on its latest offering.
Saying that indie musicians are under-served in being provided a competent Web platform to share and sell their music, Wix has introduced WixMusic.
This new specialty platform allows musicians to upload their re Read More
You can accomplish amazing things in business when you have the right tools, both technological and social. This is especially true for managing company projects.
With some great tools in your arsenal, such as those that follow, you should be able to address all your project management needs.
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Tax time is fast approaching, and hopefully you have your financial records in order, but in case you don’t here’s some advice on how to hire an accountant. While there are many aspects of your business that you can handle on your own, accounting is one worth turning over to a professional. Account Read More
If you’re trying to reach a niche audience like service members, educators, or college students with news about your company’s protected offers or special messaging, social media is a great option. Read More
The longer a customer has a relationship with you, the more they are likely to spend, and the larger the transactions are likely to be. Your repeat customers are also valuable because their word-of-mouth marketing brings more business your way. Read More
Read the premier issue of the newsletter Ink Slinger, by Social Squids, about writing, graphics, web design and social media for businesses. The focus of this issue is blogging and ideas to make company blogs better. Read More

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Ryan Donegan @ryanpdonegan Rocks Digital Marketing Possibilities

From the beginning of his career creating marketing for local station WBRZ-TV in his native South Louisiana, Ryan … More
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