Does Facebook Really Matter? What to Remove from Your Page

Does Facebook really Matter

Facebook replaced MySpace as the top social networking site in the world. It’s one of the only places where you can chat with former high school and college friends, your aunts and uncles and people you never even met before. When it comes to applying for a new job, you need to go over your Facebook page with a fine tooth comb and remove anything that casts a negative light on you. Even if you set your profile to private, potential employers can still see pictures and other things you posted online. Negative Pictures You have complete control over the […]

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Why I Leave a Comment on Your Facebook Updates

Why I Leave a Comment Instead of Like on Facebook

Each morning I wake up, grab a cup of coffee and scroll down through the newsfeed of my Facebook app while I cook my children their breakfast. I see happiness, sadness, anger and more happiness shared by others. I watch as the “likes” on their status updates increase, some get over 100 likes with maybe 2 comments. I thought about that; are we too busy to pause and take a moment to leave a comment with our Facebook friends? These are people we chose to connect with, have a Facebook friendship with or maybe even are friends in real life […]

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How do you Get Twitter Followers & Facebook Likes?

Social media is a big deal, many companies are coming on board or already on board with social media because they have realized the impact their engagement with customers has on their business advancement. Customers and prospects enjoy seeing their favorite brands interacting on Facebook and Twitter because it puts a more personal “you care about me” attitude out there. When customers feel cared for, businesses grow tremendously! What happens when you are more of a blogger or a business that doesn’t really sell anything but rather shares knowledge on a specific niche? How is it that you engage people […]

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Twitter Alerts: The Start of a Successful Marketing Plan

All too often Twitter users are online tweeting it up about their random thoughts or whatever they may be up to at that moment when all of a sudden a business tweets back at them. This puts the Twitter user in amazement or curiosity, “how did this business find me to @ reply me?” There is an amazing tool offered by a variety of websites such as TweetBeep or Twilert that allow a person or business to sign up for free and get daily alerts, instant alerts or weekly alerts as to when someone is on Twitter talking about keywords […]

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Facebook: A Useful Tool if You Utilize it Correctly

When it comes to social media marketing you have to put the old school marketing approach on the back burner, meaning traditional marketing methods do not usually work online with social media marketing. Many businesses have a Facebook Fan page where people can “like” their page and interact with them. Various consumers can visit a business’ Facebook Fan page and “like” them then leave a comment on their wall about how their product changed their life or how their services are amazing. This word of mouth free of cost advertising can truly pay off for a business. There are mutiple […]

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Social Media Is The Place to Get Noticed

Anyone how has been following me on Twitter, Facebook and my blogs online knows how strongly I feel about using Social Media Marketing as a way to gain clients, word of mouth exposure, friendships and sales. A majority of my clients I have at Brandy Ellen’s Business Solutions came from Twitter and the others came from word of mouth through testimonials from clients via Twitter and Facebook. Social Media has opened the doors to not only large business but small businesses and entrepreneurs like myself to get moving forward faster than that of traditional marketing.  I know that if I […]

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Social Networking Sites and Relationships

It never fails I turn on the news or surf the web and find these stories of men and woman who have cheated on their significant other through social networking sites like Facebook. It seems Facebook is getting a lot of media coverage but it’s not for the way it helps work at home entrepreneurs earn a living, it’s the negative of how Facebook is so bad it is destroying relationships. I find this absolutely ridiculous, come on! If a person is leaving their “loved one” for another person through a meeting online via Facebook then there were more issues […]

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Flowtown Social Media Made Simple

This post is brought to you by your friends at Flowtown.com Have you ever found a contact and wondered what their social media accounts were? Flowtown was created in 2009 as a way to help businesses connect with their customers on a more personal level through Facbeook marketing and Twitter marketing. Direct quote from their website “Flowtown turns email addresses into social connections allowing you to heighten engagement and retention with existing customers & contacts.” The next time you are working on a social media campaign maybe Flowtown can make things a bit easier for you. Flowtown allows you to […]

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Social Media is Addicting?

I truly think Twitter can be addicting but others may see Facebook as addicting. I mean I can get on both social media sites from my home PC, my laptop, and my Blackberry Curve. All three products allow me to stay connected to the social media world virtually anywhere I go. I could be in the grocery store shopping with my children and tweeting on Twitter from my smartphone! When is enough enough? Don’t get me wrong, I totally dig social media and all it has done to open the doors to my blog and my business as well as […]

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