20 Crazy Easy Hacks For More Social Traffic You Totally Missed

There is no question that you need a strategy for the big-time online marketing success. But there are many small tweaks and hacks that far too many people neglect and which have tremendous power to multiply your social traffic with the matter of a few clicks, a couple of words – or a tiny change to your strategy. If you…

The 31 Social Media Marketing Books You Need to Know

It is summer. Some of us have some free time to chill, sit in the sun – and improve your marketing skills. If you are looking for some new marketing strategies and tactics read some social media marketing books. If you are looking for some blogging and social media marketing books to learn something new, get better at marketing, and even…

The One Social Media Metric That Doesn’t Scale… (And it’s not traffic)

„Scaling“ is a magic word in marketing. The principle is simple: You find something that works for you and gives you a little success and then you go and try to multiply this small success into a bigger success – you „scale“ it – hopefully. If you can scale your success, you are done – go, celebrate! But the truth…

5 Things You Need To Know About Posting On Social Media On Weekends

I have seen it over and over again, people, blogs and brands being very active on Social Media on weekdays – and turning utterly silent on social media on weekends. I am not sure whether this is due to their social media manager doing a 9 to 5 job and going home on Friday afternoon or if the idea behind…

The Top Three Ways to Market and Network on LinkedIn

The following is a guest post by Devin Morrissey. Devin writes in his garage and examines car parts in his office.  He aspires to be an eternal student, writing wherever the web takes him. The marketing world is a competitive one. You’re always trying your best to one-up your competitors, build a platform that attracts and retains customers, and create a…

6 Marketing Lessons from a Newfoundland Dog

Some of you may know that Jonathan and I are huge fans of huge dogs: Newfoundland Dogs to be precise. We grew up with these gentle giants and have come to love them with all our hearts. They helped us make new friends (dogs and people), they join us for our beloved outdoor activities. With our current Newfoundland Dog – a…

6 Effective Ways To Deal With Social Media Overwhelm

The following is a guest post by Anurag Gupta. Anurag Gupta is a budding entrepreneur with stakes in WeblinkIndia.net, an acclaimed Web Designing & Development Company, headquartered in India. He also happens to be a keen writer, sharing insights, tips, and tutorials on subjects related to the ever evolving landscape of Web Designing and Development. I may sound a wee…

How And Why To Schedule Your Social Media Updates In Advance – And 7 Tools To Get It Right!

Are you using social media to grow your business or blog? If you are just using Facebook & co. for fun, family and friends posts, you don’t need to worry about when your posts go out. There is no need for you to think about scheduling. But when you are looking for traffic to your blog or business, scheduling is…

The Fake Honesty Of Deceiving Marketing Numbers

I recently read an article about Pinterest marketing success stories. People and businesses were honored by Tailwind for achieving „huge“ success on Pinterest. I read that a person increased her following on Pinterest by 72%. And I felt: yawn, that is supposed to be impressive? And I started to think about why that is so. Why am I not as…