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Marketing Trends for 2017

Predicting marketing trends this year seems to be easier than ever. With social networks everywhere offering live video streaming and encouraging engagement among users, this list of trends will seem easy.

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Drive Traffic to Your Business this Small Business Saturday

Everyone gets excited about Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals so how do businesses compete? Small Business Saturday was created to increase revenue for locally owned businesses. With consumers thinking about their holiday shopping lists, it is the perfect time to drive traffic and create loyal customers. Here are a few simple tips to getting those shoppers in the door on November 26.

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Halloween Tips For Driving Traffic To Your Business

Halloween is one of children’s favorite holidays (besides Christmas). It’s a time when they get to dress up and collect candy. What can be better? Driving traffic to your business is better (almost). Here are some tips to help your business embrace Halloween and drive traffic.

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Trending Topics and How to Use them in Your Content Marketing Strategy

Some social media channels and websites have adopted a “trending topic” tool on their platform. Places like Buzzfeed and Facebook are capturing the topics most frequently being discussed at any moment in time. Using their own unique algorithms these platforms present the most talked about topics as they are happening. The trending topics on each platform will differ. While Facebook and Twitter are more news-based, Instagram is more about the #ThrowbackThursday. You’re more likely to see breaking news on Facebook and Twitter than you are on Pinterest and Instagram.

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What are Google’s Dynamic Search Ads

Dynamic Search Ads (DSA) are meant to solve a fundamental issue with search marketing; how to connect a business’ site with relevant search queries.  So what are DSAs anyway?

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6 Ways to Grow Your Small Business on Etsy

Etsy is an online retail community that has revolutionized the small business. On this platform, people can view your company’s products, communicate with you directly and purchase from your individual store with a few simple clicks on the site. Your business should be using Etsy for multiple reasons. Etsy can help you develop your business through the experience of creating your very own retail store. Etsy has created a more personalized shopping experience by allowing the customer and seller to work together. Try these six tips on using Etsy to grow your business and experience this online network firsthand.

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5 Ways to Grow Your Business on Snapchat

Snapchat is one of the most popular apps used by people of all ages. Whether taking a “selfie” with a co-worker for your “My Story” or posting a video of what goes on in the day-to-day of your company, Snapchat is changing communication between businesses and consumers for the better. Here are five ways to use this technology to grow your business.

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What is Snapchat?

Snapchat is taking the social media world by storm. Whether posing with your co-workers as adorable pups using the dog filter or watching the Snapchat Discover Stories for all the newest articles from companies like CNN and People Magazine, Snapchat has become extremely popular among teens and adults alike. The many features that Snapchat offers to users can be beneficial to companies as well. But first, we should start with the basics.

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6 Tips to Grow Your Reach on Facebook

Facebook is one of the most popular social media platforms used today. When you aren’t busy sharing the newest pictures from your amazing summer vacation with your Facebook friends, consider using the site to expand your business. Use these six tips on how to make the most out of your Facebook business page and grow your online reach along the way.

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5 Ways to Make Twitter Work For Your Business

Twitter is one of the most popular social media platforms at our fingertips today. Although a message of 140 characters may seem short, tweets have the power to leave a lasting impact on users and customers alike. The Marketing Department believes that Twitter is a great tool to help you grow your business. Here are five ways to help your Twitter page become a one-of-a-kind marketing campaign.
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