Fake reviews, while tempting, aren’t the answer to your lack of site interaction. Aside from being a dishonest way to let your potential customers know about your goods and services, it hurts your engagement and is considered bad SEO practices. It is tempting, however, because we know that Google (but more importantly people) take social indicators and reviews into account when tabulating its search engine rankings. But a...Read More
You know what a press release is: A press release is the #1 tool in the publicist’s bag of tricks. A press release is what publicists send to media to let the public know what their clients are up to. But what you may not know is that business owners (a.k.a. Those do-it-yourself publicists) rely on press releases too. It’s true – they send them out when they want to tell the world about a new product or service they’re...Read More
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New and old businesses alike run into this problem. Quite frequently I get asked, “How do I create a buzz about my business?” Many industries are exciting in their own right (the Entertainment Industry comes to mind), but many of us run into trouble when facing the question of how to drum up interest in, say, metallurgy or the latest advancements in shoestrings.Read More
A sticky situation to be sure – you’ve got this great business and you’ve been growing, expanding, tackling great hurdles, overcoming every darn obstacle, but still… only 50 of your closest friends like you on Facebook! What to do?
Though it may seem hard, growing your readership is something that is doable. Clearly defined goals and a sticking to a game-plan are key – but then again, you know this – you’ve got your own business, for crying out loud! So the discipline I leave up to you, but here are the beginnings of a successful strategy for building your readership.Read More