Mothers Day is one of the most important days in the florist and restaurant calendar. It’s estimated that consumers will be spending $18.6 billion for someone special this Mother’s Day! With this in mind, business owners are presented with a massive opportunity to increase sales by connecting with customers through lovable and cuddly marketing ideas.
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July 10, 2012
By now, you’re probably well aware of Pinterest. If you’re in need of a quick primer, then here’s how it works: Pinterest allows users to “collect” their favorite things – everything from recipes to cars to design inspiration. They can then organize these favorite things using image-based pinboards. Other users can re-pin or “Like” these [...]
February 14, 2012
In this brave new digital age it’s really easy to forget the importance of print marketing. As technology becomes ever more sophisticated, businesses should consider using print, not as an alternative to digital, but as a way of bridging the gap between these two essential marketing tools. My own experiences in digital marketing reflect [...]
August 19, 2011
Lee Wojnar, VP of Marketing for the O Bee Credit Union in Tumwater, WA (the prosperous credit union of the now extinct Olympia brewery) really pushed the envelope with this promotion that tied in with several partners in the Olympia area.
Significant buzz was generated by this promotion — more than 360,000 pages of coverage were posted according to Google.
August 12, 2011
With social media marketing, it’s almost impossible to divide the hyperbole from the reality. Communities are inaugurated with hoopla and high spirits only to waste away into the oblivion of countless other online has-beens.
August 5, 2011
Talk about a paradox. Writing is hard. Writing less is even harder. A limit of 140 characters makes telling it like it is quite a challenge.
July 8, 2011
Yiiiiihaaaww! The Sheriff rides into town once more to rustle up some social media goodness for you city folks. It’s been a while since Ol’ Rusty has come into town but I’ve brought with me a heaping, helping of social media news, tips, tutorials and overall rootin, tootin fun!
Google+ is the big steer this trip, but don’t miss Facebook’s new video chat, Obama on Twitter and Sweden just being Sweden, all wrangled up for you by The Social Meda Sheriff
June 13, 2011
The social media scene is dominated by blogs, Facebook and Twitter. They tend to be the heart of the typical publicity mix. However, there are other social media sites that are frequently overlooked, sites that can help boost visibility and reach new audiences.
April 1, 2011
So you’ve decided you’re going to become a blogger. (Or maybe you just want to give your blog a boost.) Great! To be a success in anything there must first be desire. Now then, what will you blog about? Oh that! Fear not. Here is enough inspiration to get you through that pesky writer’s block [...]
March 18, 2011
The Sheriff rides back into town for another round-up of the latest in Social Media tips, tools, news, inspiration and all around one heck of a good ol’ time! Get social strategy tips from Social Media industry experts, optimize your social strategy, get a starter kit for your social strategy and make your social strategy [...]
February 28, 2011
Facebook has gone through a lot of changes lately – the following information will help you become more familiar with what those changes mean.
February 21, 2011
Everyone needs privacy. With the online social media world, that need seems to get dismissed simply by signing up. Take control back with these tips and bits that will keep your life in the eyes of the people you actually want to see it!
January 7, 2011
The Sheriff has to hit the social media dusty trail and won’t be able to see you every Thursday anymore. Yet with every sunset comes a sunrise. I’ll be here every couple of months to bring you the latest in Social Media resources, news and tips! Keep an eye out for The Social Media Sheriff [...]
The Social Media Sheriff #11: Half a Million Bux, Free Resources, Free Training and a Happpppppy Holidays!
December 23, 2010
The happiest of holidays to you and your family from the Sheriff! Don’t forget to post all your pictures, videos, status updates and locations this holiday season and keep the yuletide social media season alive!
December 16, 2010
Mark Zuckerberg is Time’s Person of the Year. Do I need to say anything more about the power of social media? Read more to find out how to use this power to your fullest advantage!