Given the day and date I thought I would touch upon the topic of freedom. Many aspire to own their own business but it's hard to leave your secure, benefit providing "day job" to test the waters of free, free, freedom from an employer. So how can you taste "freedom" before taking the plunge? 1. Solidify your idea, product or concept for a new … [Read more...] about 8 Steps to Freedom: Build Your Business and Leave Your Day Job
In fact, the United States has the most users on Facebook with over 120 million registered according to CheckFacebook – a Facebook stats resource. Second is Indonesia and third is the UK. The fastest growing populations of Facebook users are in China, Kuwait and Japan. See the map below for a visual of global users. Here’s a great resource to … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Guide To Facebook and More
I'm going to stick with the theme of writing blog posts for a little while because if you want to build your brand online, and position yourself as a knowledgable resource in a particular industry, then blogging is the way to go. Blogging is great for many reasons besides building SEO (Search Engine Optimization), it's also a way to add to your … [Read more...] about Finding The Blogger In You
I spent some time the other day training a client on how to create blog posts on their shiny new blog / web site that we recently launched for them. Training clients on this part of the process is something I really enjoy because they get so excited to see how the back end of WordPress works, and to see, first hand, how simple it is to start … [Read more...] about Search Engine Optimized Blogging Tips?? What’s that?
Times are tough for many economically. People and companies are trying to stretch their budgets and do more with less - less people, less time, less money. Here are 5 tactics to to build your online brand if you have no blog site and no budget. Comment on other people’s blog posts. Who are the leaders in your industry? Identify them, follow … [Read more...] about Building Your Online Identity on a Budget
Why recreate the wheel? Gabrielle Conde of Copyblogger Media wrote an AMAZING post about marketing on Twitter. It includes everything from how to get started using Twitter, how to write noticeable tweets, a Twitter lexicon and much, much more. It's an ideal article for the Twitter newbie or for one who has some experience. It is one of the best … [Read more...] about The ULTIMATE Guide To Twitter Marketing