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Twitter tips for business owners

Recently, someone on twitter asked if I could share a little advice… What’s the best way for a business owner to tweet, share their information, but not offend followers or friends? How do you tweet without annoying people with your business tweets, offerings and sales? It’s been quite some time since I wrote a “twitter […]

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How long does it take to get my social media groove on?

Lately, one of the #1 questions clients (and non clients) ask me is: How long is it going to take before my social media outlets are busy? No one is really talking to me on twitter, nobody answers my questions on facebook (fan page) and I’m ready to give up. Do you think I should […]

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Twitter charity scarves | Twitter charity hats (Join Louise!)

Most of you are now familiar with the Twitter Charity Hats campaign that I ran last year. I’m currently on a break and will consider picking up again soon. My waiting list needs to be updated with a few changes and then I will re-asses. In the meantime, Louise (Signing Families) has decided to start […]

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October 13, 2010

20 Social Media Tips for Small Business

20 Social Media Tips for Small Business Compiled by Shara Lawrence-Weiss, owner of Mommy Perks 1. Social media is about building relationships. It’s not about pushing a sales pitch. 2. If you are viewing social media as a fast sales platform, you’ll quickly be let down. 3. Don’t worry about rushing your social media presence. […]

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Mommy Perks Twitter Hats…a trip down memory lane

How did this all begin? The story starts with a simple Christmas hat – worn for fun in December of 2009. I then wore a New Year’s Eve hat. Ros (Ficklets) and Abbey (Living My Moment) asked me, “What hat comes next?” I replied, “I haven’t thought that far ahead.” Then I began to think…What […]

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January 15, 2010

Should we end Follow Friday on twitter?

Okay – bear with me here. For months now we have been engaging in the Follow Friday tradition on twitter. We do one of the following: #FF : @_______ @________ @_______ #FollowFriday: @_______ @_______ @_______ (the spelling out of Follow Friday is actually the original variation) #FF: @_______ (because he/she is insightful, helpful, etc) @_______ […]

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