The Hare and the Tortoise both had good-paying, 9-to-5 jobs working in a cubical. Their jobs paid them a good salary, but being entrepreneurs at heart, they felt unfulfilled, and dreamed of being something other then just an employee. One Saturday, the two friends were sitting together at a local coffee shop, discussing the latest episode of "Shark Tank" when it happened, each of them had their eureka moment. Both got the perfect idea for a business. An idea so incredible, it was sure to be a huge success. Before their lattes were even finished, they headed home to
Even if you have just a seed of a business idea, you need a domain name to help it grow. Whether you are buying your first domain, or your hundredth, watch this video to make sure you are the king of your domain.
Have you set up your businesses Facebook Fan page yet? I know you've heard me say how important it is, so what are you waiting for? You can get everything set up in a minute or less, watch the video to find out how. Get your company page set up today, and leave a link to your business page in the comments so I can follow up and follow you.
Are you depending on your web-developer for simple content changes to your website? Learn the three letters that will have you performing magic with your website on this weeks #whatiswednesday. CMS stands for "Content Management System". A CMS is software that allows an "Average Joe" to add, edit and delete pages and images from a website. No need to get your web-developers on the phone or take a course in HTML. Using a format similar to your favorite word processor, you alter the content and the HTML (code that makes a website) magically appears! It's easy, but the
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the process of getting your website to be listed at the top of search engine searches, most importantly, Google. This process can be a time-consuming and expensive process. Enduring Edwin is here to remind you to set a budget your comfortable with, and be patient. Remember, all good things to those who wait!
You worked hard to get people to "like" your Facebook Page. Now follow these rules to make sure you they don't change their mind. 1) Use proper punctuation, grammar and spelling. You want to look professional, so don't type like you're writing a text. 2) Do not cause or get involved with any drama. Before you post something on your business page, ask your self, "Would I say this to my client in a face-to-face meeting?" if the answer is "no" then don't post it on Facebook. 3) Always be positive and nice when responding to fans on your page.
LinkedIn has proven to be a formidable opponent. I haven’t gotten any traction on my new company page, but my LinkedIn personal profile views have skyrocketed. Is this truly the problem with the way LinkedIn is set up or am I just not grasping how to use this network effectively? Only time will tell. I don’t have any experience with getting traction on LinkedIn, nor can I find any articles that have definitive examples. The articles I read are all very basic with tips like “create a company page” (which I have) or “participate in groups” (which I
If I were to ask those of you who have a marketing website how much you spent on it, the answers would range anywhere from zero dollars to tens of thousands of dollars. If I were to follow up that question by asking how well you feel your website has worked for you, you might expect that the more favorable responses would lie with the people that had spent the most money. Well, for those of you who are not looking to empty their bank accounts to start their online marketing, I’m happy to report that the money
LinkedIn is the third fastest growing social media platform with most of it's users being from the United States. Join me as we master this powerful lead generation platform together. I will be posting an insider view to my LinkedIn Analytics and strategies. Post comments and questions below to start a discussion so we can be LinkedIn Success. Join me on Twitter for real time updates: @linkedinsuccess Make sure to see Day 1 Stats. Join me on Facebook for more tips, tricks and tutorials: https://www.facebook.com/lindseysweb