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Can sales be made through social media outlets? {Detailed commentary}

Recently, a Facebook chat led me to consider writing this post. One reader stated that people do not visit social media sites in order to buy – they interact on social media sites in order to be entertained. I’m sure that some studies do render these results and I’ve noticed, over the years, that many […]

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Marketing tips… from moms in business (and one dad!)

Recently, I invited a few of my Gift Guide members to tell me what’s working for them – by way of self promotion and marketing. Although many small businesses enlist the help of social media marketers, PR folks, etc, they continue to do their own promotions as well. Owning and running a business is a […]

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October 26, 2011

Reliable Blogger lists : important update

Some of you have been asking for an update on the Reliable Blogger lists. Here’s what I can tell you: Our first list contained about 60 bloggers Our second list contained about 60 bloggers Our third list is ready for creation and will contain about 100 bloggers (there may be less, after I have weeded […]

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September 28, 2011

Small business tips: working with bloggers

Every day, in my twitter stream, I see people tweeting about bloggers and blogging. I see each side. For instance: The small business owner might tweet: “Boy. I thought I made a good contact with a blogger but it fell apart. I spent time and money! What a waste.” The blogger might tweet: “Man. What […]

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Blog Tips

A few days ago Leah asked me, “Do you have any blog posts written, offering blog tips?” I had to think back…do I? I have written about small business, SEO, marketing, patience, twitter, facebook, social media tips and countless other topics. Have I written about “blog tips” though? Not that I can recall! Here goes… […]

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