Marketing

The Power of Social Customer Service
Marketing

The Power of Social Customer Service

Taking to social media to address customer service issues is a great opportunity for brands.
Paula Andruss
5 Daily Habits for Effective Social Media Marketing
Marketing

5 Daily Habits for Effective Social Media Marketing

Of all the things your business could be doing on social media, these are the things you should focus on.
AJ Kumar
Eye on Marketing: 3 Steps to Revamp Your Analytics
Marketing

Eye on Marketing: 3 Steps to Revamp Your Analytics

If 'big data' has been out of reach, consider these solutions to track your marketing efforts.
Julie Cohn
3 Low-Cost Tools for Managing Social Media
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3 Low-Cost Tools for Managing Social Media

These little-known options can help simplify the process at little cost.
Twitter's Video-Sharing App Weathers a Stormy Launch
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Twitter's Video-Sharing App Weathers a Stormy Launch

Twitter releases Vine, Facebook hoards its social data, Quora gets into blogging and more social media news.
Brian Patrick Eha
Simple Steps to Effective Marketing
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Simple Steps to Effective Marketing

These strategies can demystify your product and help your customers see the light.
Ann Handley
5 Steps to Getting Your Business Ranked on Yelp
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5 Steps to Getting Your Business Ranked on Yelp

Love it or hate it, Yelp is one of the most widely used and respected search and review services among consumers. Some tips for making your business stand out.
AJ Kumar
Tips for Getting Your Product in Big Box Stores
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Tips for Getting Your Product in Big Box Stores

To you get big-box retailers to stock your product, know your competition, hone your pitch and be prepared.
Christopher Hann
Early Test: Facebook's Graph Search a Dud for Marketers
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Early Test: Facebook's Graph Search a Dud for Marketers

The three main problems with Facebook's new search tool.
Scott Levy
What You Need To Know About Facebook Mobile Ads
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What You Need To Know About Facebook Mobile Ads

Getting to know the 'Power Editor' tool, plus four ways to get your ad into mobile news feeds.
Amy Porterfield
4 Marketing Hazards to Avoid
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4 Marketing Hazards to Avoid

Don't let a small mistake give you big problems. Here are four missteps that can quickly sabotage your well-crafted boomer and senior marketing campaign.
Marketing to Teens? What You Need to Know About Tumblr
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Marketing to Teens? What You Need to Know About Tumblr

A recent survey of teenage and young-adult social media users found that people in those age groups prefer Tumblr to Facebook or Twitter.
Matt Wilson
10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a PR Firm
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10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a PR Firm

From measuring success to costs and services, here's what you need to know before turning to a public relations firm.
Jane Porter
Hate Small Talk? How to Break the Ice When Networking for Business
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Hate Small Talk? How to Break the Ice When Networking for Business

The fear of small talk is a common objection for those who shy away from networking. But ice-breakers can be yours for the asking
Ivan Misner
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.