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Not Sure Where to Start With Social Media?

Not sure where to start with social media?

Not sure where to start with social media?

Not long ago, someone contacted me for help with social media for her new business. She had a website and accounts on more than 30 social media platforms. Her thought was that having a ton of social media accounts, linking to them on her website, and posting on them once in a while would make her phone start ringing off the hook. When that didn’t happen, she couldn’t figure out what she was doing wrong and gave me a call.

When I looked at her website and social accounts, it was easy to see what the problem was.… [Click to Continue Reading]

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5 Ways to Look and Feel More Confident on Camera

How to look and feel more confident on camera

How to look and feel more confident on camera

If you’re like most people who are doing live video, you find it exciting and a little scary at the same time. But the thing is, one aspect of live video people find so exciting is that the majority of us are not professional broadcasters. We probably aren’t as polished as our favorite TV talk show host – and that’s OK! It’s not what we expect or want from social video anyway.

Live video is a way to connect with people like us and we understand when someone gets a little nervous.… [Click to Continue Reading]

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How to Repurpose Your Live Videos

How often have you said to yourself, “I wish social media didn’t take so much time?”

Just about everybody who uses social media for business has said that at one time or another – or many times! One way to help free up some time with your social media posts is to repurpose your content! This is true for any type of content you produce, but in this post I want to give you some ways that you can repurpose live videos from Facebook Live and Persicope.

how to repurpose Facebook Live and Periscope live stream videos

People are jumping on the live video bandwagon pretty quickly – and that’s some smart thinking![Click to Continue Reading]

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How to ask for, and get, more reviews for your business

How to get more reviews for your business

Everybody knows how important customer reviews are!

As a consumer, how often do you check with friends and family before buying something or hiring someone to perform a service for you. Those referrals are important! So are online reviews. Many of us turn to Angie’s List, Yelp, Facebook, Google, and many other review websites before deciding to plunk down money for products or services. Most people will also look for reviews on a company’s website too! We expect to see reviews (aka testimonials) to help us make up our mind about a particular company.

As a business owner, it’s in your best interest to ask your customers for reviews.… [Click to Continue Reading]

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Facebook Live vs. Periscope: What’s the difference?

differences between Facebook Live and Periscope

 

There are many live streaming apps out there but Facebook Live and Periscope are leading the pack at the moment. There are some major differences though, and if you’re wondering what they are, this article will help. I’ll go over some of the main differences and briefly discuss why you might want to use both.

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Facebook Live

Many of us, especially people with a business, have been on Facebook for quite some time and already have a following. Because of this, going live allows us to connect on a deeper level with these people, and build on established relationships.… [Click to Continue Reading]

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