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The Truth About Hashtags

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Hashtags have been all the rage these days now that Facebook has incorporated their use into their platform. Hashtags have been around on other platforms for a while, but what’s new is that you can use them on Facebook and expect to get searchable results now, too. Therein lies the key to hashtags – on every social media network. They …

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Time Management in Modern Settings

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The other day I stumbled on an article from 2009. It was shared in an online group I belong to, and the content was very interesting as it relates to how business gets done. While the terms used were geared to the computer programming industry, the article describes two types of schedules that people keep in business – the “maker’s” …

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Social Media-A Bird’s Eye View

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You probably got into your business because you had a passion for a particular thing, not necessarily a desire to do everything in your business. You are probably pretty good at that “thing” that you enjoy doing, but as you’ve found out over time, there are other tasks and activities that have to happen to let you do your “thing” …

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Quick Posting Tips

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It doesn’t matter what business you’re in or which social media network you’re on, sometimes the well can run dry on content. Maybe you have great products and services, but occasionally, coming up with meaningful posts is a challenge. In no particular order, here are some posting ideas. Have fun with these – have fun with your audience – and …

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Revisiting Lists and Circles – Part 2

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Managing contacts, friends, and brands/business pages is a must if you are going to stay active and informed in the world of social media. Lists and Circles are the answer to managing your connections. They make it simple to stay up to date – IF you use the list or circle function, and IF you remember to occasionally adjust, tweak …

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Leave a Tip?

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Did you hear the one about the Seattle waitress who was left a “tip” on the credit card receipt by her customer? Turns out, the paying customer didn’t leave her a cash tip with his payment, he only suggested that she lose some weight. What a tip, right? Her response was to go to social media to post this man’s …

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Facebook 101 For Businesses

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This is not a lesson in how to set up your business page on Facebook. Facebook offers some entry-level tutorials for those who have the time and staff to do this for themselves. However, this is about a basic truth of Facebook that is unique to businesses, but something that every business owner on Facebook should know and allow for …

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