OUR ARCHIVES : September 2009

5 Most Useful Social Media for Small Business (2)

View 5 Most Useful Social Networks for Businesses (1) Here Below are 2 social networks that especially designed for small business owners or marketing purposes: We know social media takes a lot of time to stay on top of, but if you’re running your business and are using Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn already, you’ll probably [...]

5 Most Useful Social Networks for Businesses (1)

Credit: Social Orgs, Nan Ke “More time is now spent on social networking than on e-mail…..The rapidly evolving world of social networks and blogs has officially grown up.Yesterday(Sep 16th), Facebook just claimed that it has 300 million active monthly users globally, and is getting 3 million new users every WEEK. One of the most valuable [...]

How Much Will the New Bing Matter for Your SEO?

With the search engine and search advertising partnership in the works between Yahoo! and Microsoft, how much will your website have to adapt to a growing number of users trying to find you on something other than Google? Yahoo will soon incorporate Microsoft’s Bing technology as its default search engine, giving the pair almost 30% [...]

SEO Link Building Strategies for New Websites (3)

Here is the last installment of this three part series. Did you find this article from Greg Shuey interesting? There are so many ways to build links out there, and they can get overwhelming sometimes. Just keep in mind that link building is going to help you in the long run and make sure you [...]

SEO Link Building Strategies for New Websites (2)

Friends & Family Members When beginning a link building campaign, one very natural way of obtaining links is from friends and family members. How hard is it to simply call up (recommended – it’s more personal) or email your family and friends who have blogs or other sites, and ask them for a link to [...]

SEO Link Building Strategies for New Websites (1)

Credit: Greg Shuey Believe it or not, all SEO’s were newbies at one time or another. Launching a website can be a very exciting event for an individual or new business owner. However, that excitement can quickly turn to disappointment when the site owner finds out that they are getting little or no traffic. If [...]

Social Media Easy Tips: 1,2,3, Start!

By: Nan Ke While I’m saying it’s really easy, I mean it. Give it a try! Follow these, and you’ll grasp all you need for social media and jump start in a few hours. 1. Where to Social for Small Businesses? A: Twitter, Facebook, Linked In and your own Blog. These are what so far [...]

Small Business: Why Use Social Media?

One of the biggest misconceptions with online marketing is that social media is only for large brands. Truthfully, a small business that invests its time wisely can improve customer (or client) loyalty and traditional word of mouth marketing efforts. Social media is useful for almost every type of business. Cafes, retail stores, and even professional [...]

Sizzling Summer Internet Marketing Tips (2)

Credit: Vertical Response Sizzling Summer Internet Marketing Tips (2): Generate Word of Mouth Marketing Chances are your happiest customers are the best and cheapest marketing tool you have at your disposal. People who are already fanatical about your company’s products or services will be the first to tell their friends, coworkers, and personal network about [...]

How to Put Your Business on Google Maps

Nan Ke Not Only does Google Maps Put you in front of millions of customer searching businesses in your area,  In addition,Google Maps is an important factor determining your web site’s ranking order in Google and other search engine results pages. And it usually takes 6-8 weeks for Google to acknowledge your listing-so act now! [...]