Social Media Strategy: A Guide for Knowing What Tools to Choose

Topic: Internet Marketing

Decisions

Oct

20

2011

Social Media Strategy: A Guide for Knowing What Tools to Choose

Posted By: jamie

The amount of choices out there when it comes to Social Media choose can be really overwhelming. How do you find the right fit? The answer is different for every person and every organization! Here’s a list of things to consider when deciding which platform is the right fit for you and your organization. What …Read More

Nonprofit.org

Oct

17

2011

Social Media Strategy: Nonprofits and Social Media

Posted By: jamie

Nonprofits of all kinds are dealing with increased expectations, rough transitions, and dwindling resources. And we want to add another thing to your never-ending to do list? Yes, we sure do. But we’re going to back it up! Here are a few reasons why we think it’s incredibly important for nonprofits to be engaged with …Read More

LinkedIn

Oct

13

2011

Social Media Strategy: Linked In is more than just Facebook for grown-ups

Posted By: jamie

I’ve heard LinkedIn jokingly referred to as “Facebook for grown-ups.” While I wouldn’t stretch it that much, LinkedIn is essentially where I keep my most “professional” online presence. Here are a few reasons why it’s important to have a LinkedIn profile for your personal brand or your business. It’s an online version of your resume …Read More

Investment

Oct

10

2011

Social Media Strategy: Social Networking as a Long Term Investment

Posted By: jamie

Can you think of social media as an investment? Many people go into social media expecting IMMEDIATE returns and outcomes. Sometimes you’ll get some excitement and buzz when you finally hop on board, but the truth of the matter is that social media is part of a long term strategy, and it’s just one component …Read More

Oct

6

2011

Social Media Strategy: Internet Marketing for Nonprofits Presentation

Posted By: jamie

A few months ago our friends at Success Computer Consulting invited us to talk to some of their nonprofit clients about Internet Marketing. We gave an introductory presentation geared towards nonprofits discussing how SEO, PPC, and Social Media interrelate as more and more brands try to compete for attention online. Internet Marketing for Nonprofits   …Read More

Social Media: Facebook

Oct

3

2011

Social Media Strategy: Introducing the Social Media Series

Posted By: jamie

Last week I had a conversation with a friend considering a “Facebook Fast,” one where he went so far as to place a bumper sticker on his car: ‘Facebook Erodes Real Communities. Let’s stop staring at screens and talk to our neighbors. Organize a potluck. Start playing music with friends. Go for a bike ride. …Read More

Sep

29

2011

Blog Basics: Blog Resources

Posted By: jamie

First you start out with a small blog, not even sure how often you’ll update it. Next thing you know, you’re at a restaurant thinking how you can’t wait to articulate your activity creatively online later in the evening. You wake up in the middle of the night with ideas for your next product post. …Read More

Sep

26

2011

Blog Basics: Content Ideas

Posted By: jamie

Content content content. Looking for content ideas or inspiration? Here’s a list of potential ideas to get your synapses firing. Hopefully they help you think of new content around what inspires you. Ideas For Your Personal Blog Entertaining or endearing stories from your childhood. Random daily-event, sarcastically, artfully or otherwise entertainingly told. A D.I.Y. (Do-It-Yourself) …Read More

Sep

22

2011

Blog Basics: Pay Attention to SEO!

Posted By: jamie

If you are using your blog as a part of your business marketing strategy, for a band, or any  project you’d like to promote there are a few very important things to consider when blogging. Following the 7 simple reminders below will help your blog come up in relevant searches. 1) Make sure your blog …Read More

Sep

19

2011

Love and Blogging – 9 Wedding Blog Tips

Posted By: jamie

In five can’t-come-soon-enough days, I will be getting married. (Woohoo!) And because I’m such a nerd, one of the most fun parts about wedding planning for me was setting up and updating our wedding blog. While not all of these wedding blog tips will apply to Bicycle Theory clients across the board, some of them …Read More