Marketing

Marketing

Marketing is a form of communication between you and your customers with the goal of selling your product or service to them. Communicating the value of your product or service is a key aspect of marketing. 

The Four P's of marketing include identifying and developing your product, determining its price, figuring out placement in order to reach customers, and developing a promotional strategy. 

Developing a marketing plan is an important way to begin forming this strategy for reaching customers and encouraging them to buy. 

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Now That Your Public Tweets Are Searchable, Here's How to Delete the Embarrassing Ones
Personal Branding

Now That Your Public Tweets Are Searchable, Here's How to Delete the Embarrassing Ones

While the Library of Congress is keeping the official record, Twitter users now have an easier way erasing their old, awkward tweets.
Nina Zipkin
Are You Brave Enough to Be Vulnerable?
Presentations

Are You Brave Enough to Be Vulnerable?

Professionals are nervous to reveal their struggles at their place of work for fear it will open them up to judgment or criticism. But when making presentations, these types of stories can make all the difference.
Inventors Have a New Opportunity to Showcase Their Product on National TV
TV shows

Inventors Have a New Opportunity to Showcase Their Product on National TV

The immensely popular Today show has segment for new products but getting selected is about as challenging as creating that gadget you're selling.
Kedma Ough
How to Keep It Personal With Facebook Ads
Facebook advertising

How to Keep It Personal With Facebook Ads

You can increase your conversion rate. You just need to treat Facebook Ads differently from other forms of marketing. Here's how.
For a Company to Rise Above the Rest, the CEO Must Engage on Social Media
Social Media

For a Company to Rise Above the Rest, the CEO Must Engage on Social Media

To stay ahead of the curve and gain a competitive advantage, CEOs need to be active on social media.
Stephanie Newby
Don't Let Time Be a Deal Killer. Network Effectively.
Relationships

Don't Let Time Be a Deal Killer. Network Effectively.

Figure out how to collaborate to score referrals, make the right connections and close sales.
Chris Macomber
8 Online-Marketing Terms Business Owners Must Know
Online Marketing

8 Online-Marketing Terms Business Owners Must Know

Understanding the "why" and "what" will improve your ability to attract and retain valuable customers.
Stuart Wall
Why You Should Rethink Using a PR Firm
Thought Leadership

Why You Should Rethink Using a PR Firm

Budding startups often look to PR to get the instant exposure and traction they need to succeed. But the truth is that traditional PR alone is rarely the golden ticket.
Kelsey Meyer
#HashtagFails? 5 Tips That Will Change Your Fortune
Hashtags

#HashtagFails? 5 Tips That Will Change Your Fortune

Master use of this key identifier on social media channels and realize business results.
Dane Atkinson
Do You Know Where Your Buyers Hang Out Online?
Online Marketing

Do You Know Where Your Buyers Hang Out Online?

The challenge of finding your buyers to deliver the most targeted advertisements directly has never been harder.
Eric Siu
Host a Delightful Dinner Party for Clients and Colleagues
Parties

Host a Delightful Dinner Party for Clients and Colleagues

Put out a bit of you, showcasing your home, cooking and entertainment style and watch the business relationship grow. Here's how to pull off a complete evening.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Why a Landing Page Will Make or Break Your Facebook Ads
Facebook advertising

Why a Landing Page Will Make or Break Your Facebook Ads

Find out what your landing pages need in order to attract viewers and turn them into buyers.
Perry Marshall, Keith Krance, and Thomas Meloche
What's the Best Way to Spend 30 Minutes of Your Time on Social-Media Marketing?
Productivity

What's the Best Way to Spend 30 Minutes of Your Time on Social-Media Marketing?

Managing social media can be a full-time job. So, here's what you can do if you only have half an hour to spare.
Kevan Lee
How to Quickly Create Facebook Landing Pages That Will Gain Clicks and Customers
Facebook advertising

How to Quickly Create Facebook Landing Pages That Will Gain Clicks and Customers

Once prospects click on your ad, your landing page has to capture their attention, trigger their interests, and not let them go.
Tanya Benedicto Klich