Are you Winning or Losing at Social Media Marketing?

It breaks my heart to see entrepreneurs who have excelled at the traditional business game for years, fail miserably at social media  marketing game. They see social media as a money pit and have no idea people are laughing at them behind their backs and blocking them. Each time I see them make a blunder … Continue reading “Are you Winning or Losing at Social Media Marketing?”

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Let’s Make Wednesday Epic! (Wednesday, April 19, 2017 5:30pm) Ajax, ON

Honoured to have been asked to be a Celebrity Servers with Rob Tyler Morin, Pat Doyle and Corette Miller to help raise funds for Epilepsy Durham Region. It’s going to be epic. Epic Wednesdays is a fundraising initiative by the golf foursome: Ian McCutcheon, Brandon Hill, Greg McBurney, and Dan MacLeod. Funds raised will go … Continue reading “Let’s Make Wednesday Epic! (Wednesday, April 19, 2017 5:30pm) Ajax, ON”

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Change your email signature regularly

Email signatures are part of your brand, and have many benefits: If you always use the same signature people will stop noticing it It’s a great way to do simplistic A B testing, share the latest and invite them to join you on your social media sites. Links make it easy for people to take action

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Why Instagram?

Besides being a fun creative social media space, the statistics are crazy! 500 K+ advertisers worldwide use Instagram to share their stories and drive business results. 60% of people say they discover new products on Instagram. 75% of Instagrammers take action after being inspired by a post. 70% of stories video views are played sound-on. … Continue reading “Why Instagram?”

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I’ve switched to G Suite and am loving it!

G Suite is a cloud-based productivity suite that helps teams communicate, collaborate and get things done from anywhere and on any device. It’s simple to set up, use and manage, so your business can focus on what really matters. Millions of organizations around the world count on G Suite for professional email, file storage, video … Continue reading “I’ve switched to G Suite and am loving it!”

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WOMEN’S RETREAT: Live The Life You Were Meant To (April 8+9, 2017) Haliburton, ON

Do you believe that there is more for you in life? Have you been searching for your purpose? If you answered yes, you are in the right place. Life isn’t about just existing, being unhappy or being stuck in a job that is sucking the life out of you.  It’s about living life to the … Continue reading “WOMEN’S RETREAT: Live The Life You Were Meant To (April 8+9, 2017) Haliburton, ON”

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How do I back up my Facebook page?

If you’ve been in business for any length of time, you’ve likely suffered pain of data loss at some point due to hardware failure or viruses.  Hopefully you’ve learned from this lesson, and taken the steps necessary to ensure all your important data is backed up, but does it include social media back ups? As each … Continue reading “How do I back up my Facebook page?”

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How do I setup Google Analytics myself?

Can I set up Google Analytics Myself and How do I setup Google Analytics, are two questions people that take my digital marketing strategy training ask most frequently, because it’s a staple in your digital marketing strategy, and quick and easy way to find out what digital marketing tactics are working, which are not, and … Continue reading “How do I setup Google Analytics myself?”

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Was your website effected by the DDos attacks against Dyn.com today?

Dyn.com is undergoing it’s third and very aggressive DDoS attack which has brought some pretty big sites to their knees including: Paypal Netflix Github Twitter Esty Soundcloud Spotify Amazon Shopify ZenDesk as well as many other large well known brands. If your website using Dyn.com or integrates with one of the above noted sites, you may … Continue reading “Was your website effected by the DDos attacks against Dyn.com today?”

Need some creative inspiration? Study those who have it down, like creative genius — Sir Elton John — who turns 68 today!

If you’re looking for creative inspiration, there’s no better person to watch and listen to then Sir Elton John who not only masters music but also all pieces that constitute performance excellence. Just love this the many costumes/looks he created over the years as demonstrated by this video of a song which I’ve always loved … Continue reading “Need some creative inspiration? Study those who have it down, like creative genius — Sir Elton John — who turns 68 today!”

Last chance to register for #WordPressAdvanced #GraphicDesign on a Dime, #Hootsuite & #E-Commerce day time #Webinars in July

This month we have four webinars coming up in July that are in danger of not running as they are under-subscribed; WORDPRESS ADVANCED, GRAPHIC DESIGN ON A DIME, HOOTSUITE & E-COMMERCE: Problems, solutions and how to get started. If you’re interested, please let us know right away. WORDPRESS ADVANCED $50 Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 (12:00 … Continue reading “Last chance to register for #WordPressAdvanced #GraphicDesign on a Dime, #Hootsuite & #E-Commerce day time #Webinars in July”

Andrew McLaughlin, Learning for Hope wrote…

sent to blogit@ and sue@ insert pictures from their facebook / instagram pages I just wanted to take a few minutes to write you and thank you for sharing your time and expertise with our Leadership Group. The kids were so grateful to have someone like you present for them. You can imagine just how … Continue reading “Andrew McLaughlin, Learning for Hope wrote…”

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44 Mobile Apps for Social Media Marketers

Welcome to another installment of Mobile Mondays! Does your smartphone have all the bells and whistles? This week, we’re featuring one of our favourite blogs: Social Media Examiner. They’ve created a list of 44 stellar apps for anyone looking to market their brand on social media. Some of the highlights include our own faves, such … Continue reading “44 Mobile Apps for Social Media Marketers”

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WordPress Wednesdays – Adding Ads & Sponsors with Plugin WP125 [VIDEO]

Welcome to your weekly installment of WordPress Wednesdays! Today, I’ll be walking you through a great plugin that allows you to add sponsor logos, ads, accreditations, professional memberships and other promotions to your website. Here is the WP plugin: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp125/ Want to see WP125 in action? Check out these great examples: http://www.artoftransition.ca/ http://dayofhopeandleadership.com/ WP125 Step-by-Step: … Continue reading “WordPress Wednesdays – Adding Ads & Sponsors with Plugin WP125 [VIDEO]”