Tag Archives: Twitter

The ReTweet Discreditation

The updated post and can be found at Tactical Social Media We should all aware by now that what we post online, especially public content, will live forever.  What you post can have profound, long term effects.  Even a single post, … Continue reading

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Direct Messages And The Use Of Autoresponders On Twitter – My Pet Peeve

I love the use of the messaging feature on each platform as a strategic tool for more personalized connecting and relationship building.  I was ecstatic to see Pinterest finally release the feature. Still, the one place I see it abused … 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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Still Focused On A Creating Individual Strategies For Each Social Media Platform?

Are you still focused on a creating individual strategies for each social media platform?  Or have you figured they are actually intertwined and learning to leverage the power of one  to grow your brand and reach on another? As an … Continue reading

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Why The Alt Image Tag For Your Blog And Website Images Is So Important

One of the easiest things you can do to help your SEO is something many simply forget….adding a good ‘Alt Image’ description to the images uploaded to your blog or website. The Alt Image Tag or Alt Text is what search … 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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