Social Media Articles
on January 22, 2013
When Etsy launched in 2005, the e-commerce site turned thousands of hobbyists into professional craftspeople. Woodworkers, knitters, seamstresses, and others suddenly had a virtual storefront through which they could sell their handmade wares for a profit.
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on January 14, 2013
Your social media efforts may be a waste of valuable time if you aren’t armed with a few facts about how people use Twitter and Facebook. Before you post anything else on either site, read these statistics compiled by Buddy Media — and consider the followi…Read » Views: 2,900
on December 28, 2012
Want to increase your exposure on Pinterest? Encourage the site’s users to create their own content related to your products and brand. You can do so by leveraging people’s universal love of contests: Everyone enjoys winning and getting stuff for free.
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on December 28, 2012
With Google’s recent algorithm updates and Facebook’s integration with Bing, social networks have become a critical component of every company’s search placements. Despite this, and the staggering amount of time people spend using social media, many smal…Read » Views: 2,279
on November 16, 2012
Has your business Facebook page become neglected? Is your company’s Twitter account sitting dormant, unable to surpass the triple-digit mark in followers? Do you have just three lonely photos on Pinterest?
Letting your social-media business accounts languis…Read » Views: 1,968
on November 15, 2012
Cyber Monday can be as much of a boon to online merchants as Black Friday is to traditional ones. Small businesses that sell goods and services via the web can boost their sales and exposure by creating a campaign in time for Nov. 26 (the Monday after Thanksgi…Read » Views: 2,251
on November 12, 2012
With less than two months on Facebook, toy company CharlieDog and Friends is typically selling $500 to $1,000 in product per day — the bulk of its online sales — thanks to traffic on the social media site. These are significant numbers for the year-old sta…Read » Views: 4,031
on October 30, 2012
“Online reputation management is key to any business, small or large,” says Zach Hoffman (pictured), founder and CEO of Exults, an online marketing company.
Truer words were never spoken. A negative review can cause potential customers to do business with…Read » Views: 3,906