Tag Archives: Google Plus

The Places and Pages Predicament

The Case for Businesses With Multiple Locations To Have Separate Place Pages On Facebook & Google Plus In a recent discussion on whether Google+ allowed a brand page to be linked to individual location pages (for each of its physical locations) the … Continue reading

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How To Save Any Social Media Post And Content for Later; Moving Beyond Facebook’s Save for Later

Moving beyond ‘Save on Facebook’ for better control over what you choose to read later. This post was updated on 26 January 2015 and can be found at Tactical Social Media

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WordPress or Google+ As Your Blogging Platform?

I caught the question when it was recently asked on Twitter and I’m sure it’s more commonly asked, or at least considered, then might otherwise be thought: Should I blog from Google+ or WordPress? One of my first thoughts when … Continue reading

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Do You Have A Separate Login For Your Google+ Page?

Yes, you can get to your page under the pages tab of your personal account but there are a number of reasons why you need a separate login. Security:  It’s happened to us or someone we know at some point … Continue reading

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Facebook Scheduled Posts – Edit Text & Timing

I like the ability on Google + to format the text in my posts but what I love is the ability to edit them. As much as I like to think I’m perfect (I can hear my girlfriend laughing), having … Continue reading

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Strategically Using #Hashtags

I addressed the power of #hashtags for branding YOUR business and why it was important in a previous post.  But what about strategically using tags to increase your reach and visibility?  Why not leverage the power of current, trending topics … Continue reading

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What if You Could Push Your Posts to Your Fans?

As part of my primary business, Blue Ridge Wireless, I post a regular tech tip video piece each Tuesday.  This past week I talked about taking advantage of your smartphone’s capabilities by using an RSS reader.  The beauty of using … Continue reading

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My Thoughts On Some Social Media Predictions for 2012

A recent article posted in the Social Media Examiner that looked to a number of experts to find the top 30 social media predictions for 2012 caught my attention.  While much of what was posted seemed more of a blueprint … Continue reading

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Succeeding with Social Media: Part 5

Be Patient. Many business owners I speak to ask why, after months of posting and promoting their social media pages, they still don’t have many fans / followers or simply don’t have many likes or comments.  It’s easy to hear … Continue reading

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Succeeding with Social Media: Part 4

The Golden Rule: Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.‎ Just as in person, we need to make sure we follow the Golden Rule in our online world.  By now, most of use should be aware … Continue reading

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