How to Build Your Brand with Pinterest

Check out this great Social Media Examiner post! Imagine your ideal clients. Now think about what kind of pictures or visual images they would enjoy. If you can create (or curate) visually compelling content, then Pinterest  could be a great social platform for you. When used the right way, Pinterest can drive massive traffic to … Continue reading “How to Build Your Brand with Pinterest”

Virtual Social Media Circle *SOLD OUT*

A series of hands-on workshops that will leave you knowledgeable in the value and operation of leading social media platforms and practices Build social media savvy, learn alongside a pool of business networkers, and boost your brand’s digital presence and drive new traffic just in time for the Christmas rush! When: Wednesdays, 4-5:30pm (or whenever you … Continue reading “Virtual Social Media Circle *SOLD OUT*”

4 AWTW Webinars for the Back-to-School Season

Pinterest Pizzazz – Sept. 11, 12-1pm Did you know Pinterest now drives more referral traffic than YouTube, Reddit and Google+? Create online catalogues, show off your brand’s uniqueness, or just provide your customers with the chance to meet your team. This new social media giant is here to stay. Are you “pin” it to win … Continue reading “4 AWTW Webinars for the Back-to-School Season”

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Prescheduling Facebook Posts

Don’t have time to be constantly updating your Facebook page all day? Not a fan of third-party scheduling tools that give away your pre-posting habits? Good news: Facebook has it’s own simple-to-use scheduling feature. Just click on the little clock at the bottom of the Facebook post interface and set your date. You can set … Continue reading “Prescheduling Facebook Posts”

A Wave of Summer Webinars!

Spend some time in social media summer school to boost your social media skills! Aug. 7 Galvanizing Google+ Aug. 21 Talk it up on Twitter Aug. 22 Facebook 101 Aug. 24 Facebook Pages that Pop Aug. 28 Growing your Database with LinkedIn Aug. 29 WordPress Q&A Aug. 31 Pinterest Pizzazz

August Early Bird Special

Social Media Bootcamp (Tuesdays 6-9pm) Port Perry, ON [SOLD OUT]

A series of hands-on workshops that will leave you knowledgeable in the value and operation of leading social media platforms and practices Build social media savvy, learn alongside a pool of business networkers, and boost your brand’s digital presence and drive new traffic just in time for the Christmas rush! Sept. 11 Social Media 101 … Continue reading “Social Media Bootcamp (Tuesdays 6-9pm) Port Perry, ON [SOLD OUT]”

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Follow Sue on INSTAGRAM @SueSutcliffe

Instagram is a fast, beautiful and fun way to share your life with friends through a series of pictures. Instagram was launched in October 2010 by co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger. HOW DOES IT WORK? Download the free app on your iPhone or Android and then simply snap a photo and choose a filter to … Continue reading “Follow Sue on INSTAGRAM @SueSutcliffe”

Social Media Circles "Button-Up" Special

Are you staying up-to-date with your social media homework? Button up your site with attractive links to your Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest and LinkedIn platforms, and invite your traffic to share your website across their social media spaces! We’re offering a one-time special rate of $50 for all our WordPress clients! Get a share button … Continue reading “Social Media Circles "Button-Up" Special”

Thanks to Lydia Thurton (Naturopathic Doctor) for the twitter shout out!

Special thanks to @AWEBthatWORKS & @SueSutcliffe for my fancy new facebook page. facebook.com/pages/Dr-Lydia… — Lydia Thurton ND (@DrLydiaND) June 15, 2012 Here’s the Facebook Page our team designed for her… Why not click on the graphic above and give it a ‘like’ to stay up to date on issues that concern your health.

June 2012 Training Calendar

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 44 Steps to Social Media Success 5Internet Marketing Strategic Planning 6Netiquette and Social Media Tips & Tricks 7Strategic Blogging 8Effective Blog  Writing 11Facebook for Business 12 Twitter for Business 13 Google+ for Business 14 LinkedIn for Business 15 Pinterest for Business 18 YouTube for Business 19 Online Accessibility  20 Foursquare for Business  21 Keywords  22 Facebook Pages  25 Klout  26 Hootsuite  … Continue reading “June 2012 Training Calendar”

Kony 2012

#Kony2012: 4 Reasons for its Trend-Setting Social Media Success

Unless you’ve been living as a social media hermit, you’ve heard of the Kony 2012 movement. The 30-minute documentary that started it all focuses on exposing the inhumane crimes of Joseph Kony, the leader of Uganda’s Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), who kidnaps children to build an army of child soldiers and sex slaves. Its makers … Continue reading “#Kony2012: 4 Reasons for its Trend-Setting Social Media Success”

What does #FF or #FollowFriday mean?

Have you seen the #FF hashtag popping up in your Twitter feed? Time to find out what #FollowFriday is all about! Ready for more Twitter tips? Stop by our Twitter for Business Webinar at 4pm on Wednesday April 11th to get the scoop on this micro-blogging king! Special price for AWTW clients!

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New Twitter Means Business

Social media tweeps were atwitter in December when micro-blogging giant Twitter rolled out hot new features. Slimmed down and buffed up, new Twitter introduces business-minded expansions, including network-building tools, media embeds and—at long last—the Twitter brand page. Ready to make the twitterverse work for you? Connect with new tweeps The aptly-named Connect tab organizes your … Continue reading “New Twitter Means Business”

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[VIDEO] Twitter Acronyms Quiz

How many of the following ten Twitter shortcuts do you know? <3 BTW DM FB FYI FF LI LOL NP RT Please check your answers against the most popular meanings listed and type your (honest) answer in the comment field below. BTW = By the way DM = Direct Message FB = Facebook FYI = … Continue reading “[VIDEO] Twitter Acronyms Quiz”

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[VIDEO] Will Pinterest become the next social media giant?

I’m Sue Sutcliffe, the web coach, and today, I want to introduce you to Pinterest – the social climber of social media platforms. Pinterest is a virtual bulletin or “pin” board, allowing the online collection, curation and sharing of images.  You can: Categorize pinboards and create themes. Play with the colour scheme for your home … Continue reading “[VIDEO] Will Pinterest become the next social media giant?”

Why your websites loves when people push its buttons!

“Share” this. “Like” that. The Internet is atwitter with ways to endorse your favourite businesses, posts, products and services. Half of the world’s top 10,000 websites link to Facebook or Twitter on their homepage. Does yours? Read this post. Buy this product. Shop here. Trust this company. Why let people push your buttons? Because it’s word-of-mouth … Continue reading “Why your websites loves when people push its buttons!”

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SOPA and PIPA is NOT just an American thing!

The Senate begins voting on January 24th on two bills before Congress now; PIPA (Protect IP Act) PIPA and SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) that many experts say is a threat to privacy… ❝The consensus among many experts, internet users, web companies and even the White House, is that SOPA is too restrictive, too dangerous, too complicated and too … Continue reading “SOPA and PIPA is NOT just an American thing!”

How and Why to Use Pinterest for Business

John Jantsch writes… These days we get a new “it” thing every few months. Right now a newish service called Pinterest qualifies as next year’s Google+ or Twitter. Not sure I agree that it’s the next “it” but love it as will anyone with a creative bone in their bodies!  Read the entire article via … Continue reading “How and Why to Use Pinterest for Business”