10 Ways To Build Buzz For Your Book On Social Media

Fact : you can have the best book on a subject out there. And yet if nobody knows of the existence of your book, your book might as well be non-existent. This post will be useful to you if you have a book in the works and might even be helpful if you already have a book out there that you would like to create more awareness for. This post...

7 Essential Skills That Make A Phenomenal Social Media Manager

Last year, I had the privilege of starting my own freelance business as a social media manager for local businesses and I am so thankful for all the lessons I learned during the process. I am even more grateful for the money I make from the business and how it is helping me realize that dream of generating job-free income. I've gotten a few questions lately about how one can become...

How To Start A Youtube Channel-The RIGHT WAY

Ready to start a YouTube channel? Today’s post is by Giorgia Martinucci.  Giorgia is a freelance digital marketing consultant and strategist who has worked on the European YouTube ad campaigns for the premieres of The Hobbit and Man of Steel, as well as Netflix’s Orange Is The New Black and House Of Cards. Like many young people in their twenties living in London, I rent a flat, which I share...

4 Things Your Social Media Strategy Should Do For You

When it comes to social media, every business and brand knows that they need to be on social media. I mean, every retargeting pixel ad from every famous blogger in the digital marketing space at one point or another has been about how to dominate one social media platform or another. We don’t lack the knowledge. But knowing this has not resulted in all of us seeing the kind of...

Pinterest Marketing Guide : Everything You Need To Make It Work For Your Business

  Today’s post is a guest post written by Nora Flint of TruConversion. I love Pinterest. In fact is a top referrer of traffic for this blog. Enjoy the post & thanks Nora for an insightful post. Most businesses limit their social media marketing strategy to Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn. They just look at the number of users and decide to go for Top 2 or 3. If you are...

8 Content Curation Tools That Make You Look Like A Super Hero

Content curation got you down ? Here are 8 tools that will make you look like a content curation hero.

One of the things I do in my role as a social media manager for small local businesses is to find relevant content in a given niche and curate it as part of the social media strategy I have to come up with for my clients. Companies however are not the only folks who can benefit from intelligently curating the kind of content that will resonate with their audience. You...

Master Twitter With These 6 Marketing Tools

After I wrote this article on how I crafted a really simple social media plan that increased my traffic by 135% in just 2 weeks, a lot of conversation came up about Twitter and how to effectively use it to market your online brand. Two months ago, I had been on Twitter for a year and still had absolutely NO clue on how to actually use Twitter to grow my...

A Simple Social Media Strategy That Increased My Traffic by 135 Percent in 2 Weeks

Without a social media strategy, you are bound to fail if you are using it for blog traffic. Here's how a tweak in your social media strategy can turn your traffic around in 2 weeks.

I have a confession to make. I have not been doing a great job promoting my blog on a daily basis. Here’s what I have been doing : Write a blog post Upload it to Triberr automatically Share it ONCE on Twitter Share it in a few Pinterest Group Boards I am a part of Share it in FB groups I am a part of on days when promotions go...

10 Reasons Your Social Media Strategy Is Not Working

When I was growing up in the Eastern Region of Ghana, my family and I lived in a very quiet neighborhood that was close to the woods. One of the many sounds I would hear at night were the sounds of different creatures which  created a truly beautiful night orchestra. Even after 11+ years living away from “home”, I  miss those sounds. One sound that has always been distinct in...

10 Things You Should Know About Using Video On Facebook

  Last week I wrote about why you should start using video as part of your social media content strategy (like, ASAP) on your Facebook Page especially if you are looking to create a community around your brand in 2015 (Note that the key word here is COMMUNITY. More on that in later posts). Video is a powerful way of connecting with your audience on a personal level. People LOVE...