By: greyweed

The Secret to Online Marketing Success

Show up Everywhere   That’s the big secret to being successful in online marketing. You have to show up everywhere you target audience hangs out.   Even better is if you can show up in a variety of formats. This may be the difficult part for solo or very small businesses.   So, how do You Eat an Elephant?   One bite at a time.   Start with one thing…

Professional Coach’s Online Marketing Success Story

Professional Coach’s Online Marketing Success Story

I talked to a client recently that I helped create a marketing plan for about a year ago. She is ready to begin working on her marketing plan for another year. I was ecstatic to hear how successful who marketing efforts were and I am going to lay out the basics of her marketing plan and some of her results. My client Amber opened her own professional coaching service helping…

13 Tips for Generating Blogging Content for Real Estate Agents

Real Estate Blog: 13 Tips for Generating Blog Content for Real Estate Agents

  I was at a get together this weekend and got to talking to a real estate agent and she asked me, should I have a real estate blog? Of course, you know what my answer was…of course you should. I am a firm believer in blogging; it can help set yourself apart from others in your field. Real estate is a perfect profession for blogging. Four Great Reasons why…

Review: Postling

Review: Postling (Social Media Account Management Program)

  I stumbled across a service called Postling and I am giving it my first try. It is supposed to be a one stop place for handling your social media accounts. This The Basics of Postling: Postling is a service where you can monitor and update you social media accounts all in one spot. (up to 5 accounts) You can add social media accounts such as: WordPress Facebook Twitter LinkedIn…

Your Social Media Strategy: Building Trust through Blogging

Your Social Media Strategy: Building Trust through Blogging

Let’s face it; people do not trust financial service professionals. Financial services ranks as one of the least trusted professions in America and with all the scandals in the media, you can’t really blame people for their lack of trust. Accounting ranks as the only profession in the financial services industry that people do not feel as untrustworthy and most people do not feel the need to hire a profession…

Laying Your Social Media Foundation

Laying Your Social Media Foundation

Before jumping into social media and getting involved in every social networking site around. It is best to begin by laying your social media foundation and building upon it when the time comes.   While it is not necessary for financial service professionals to become involved in social media, it is becoming an important asset in the marketing toolbox. While I am not advocating giving up traditional marketing techniques, I…

Using Social Media to Build Relationships

Using Social Media to Build Relationships

Social media allows us to build relationships that in the past we would have had to build meeting prospects and clients face-to-face. Social media should not be used to eliminate face-to-face meeting, but sometimes meeting a person in person is impossible, this is where social media can shine.   The growing use of social media allows us to have clients who span the globe.   How can we use social…