Archive | February 2015

3 Ways to Promote on Facebook

???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????Facebook is one of the top social media sites these days and in order to maximize its use, you can do the following to promote your business:

1. Schedule your updates – Know when your target market is around via the Insights page and that’s when you schedule your posts.

2. Use variety in your updates – These include: asking a question, sharing a quote, providing tips, offering a statistic, re-sharing content, etc.

3. Adding photos and videos – Using visual aids get people more engaged.

These are just three ways to promote on Facebook. There’s more! Just follow this link: How To Promote Your Content On Facebook

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5 Places to Find Free Photos Online

photos-magnets-metallic-wall-31515219Having photos on your websites and blogs add a lot of flair to your content. But where can you find photos that you can use for free? Below are 5 places where you ca look:

ImageAfter lets you search by category or color. These photos are free for most uses.

RGBStock is a website with a collection of free images. It’s searchable, too.

Picdrome contains a small collection of free photos. They aren’t searchable but are categorized.

CJO Photo is another website with free photos that aren’t searchable but are categorized.

Free Images Collection is Santhosh Kumar’s personal free photo site where anyone can download copyright free photos. He would like to get back a link in return for the download, but it’s not mandatory.
There are still more sites where awesome and clear photos are available for free. Please head to this link: Free photos and images for your blog, social media, and slides

How to Improve Your Facebook Page Results

????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????Facebook pages are created to engage more and more people to your brand. How do you do this? Below are five ways you can apply to your own Facebook page:

1. Keep Promotion Light – Don’t overly promote unless you want to get penalized by Facebook.

2. Promote at the Right Time – Make sure you know when your target market gets online on Facebook. That’s the time you post something relevant about your brand, product or company.

3. Include Call to Action – When you ask people to act on a specific goal, you get them to read your post more and to become engaged with the topic.

To know more about this, please head to: Top 5 Ways to Improve Your Facebook Page Results

 

3 Most Powerful Marketing Strategies

??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????There are powerful strategies you can use when promoting your small business. Make sure you make use of these three:

  1. Email marketing
    This is still a very effective strategy for your business. It helps introduce your services to your new customers while maintaining your existing customers and keeping them focused and engaged with your company.
  2. Website (content and SEO)
    Your website must be mobile-friendly and responsive.  Post regularly on it, make the content relevant and valuable content, and make it interesting. Make sure that it has been SEO’d in order to rank in the search engines.
  3. In-person interactions
    This strategy is still very much powerful. Personal connection is always best.

These are just three tips you can apply when marketing your small business. There are more! just head over to this link: 10 Most Effective Marketing Strategies

Why You Should Write an eBook

d-white-people-ebook-reader-concept-man-piles-books-background-41325393eBooks are in nowadays. With  book reader gadgets popping everywhere, it’s so easy and convenient to read and learn on the go. If you’re an avid eBook reader, have you thought about writing an eBook yourself? Below are the reasons why you should start on this endeavor:

1. The easiest way to start creating a product

You can actually just re-purpose a content or series of blog posts you already have.

2. A great start for a funnel

By offering free eBooks with useful content, your followers and prospective buyers and subscribers can get to know you better and eventually buy from you.

3. The start of a passive income empire

eBooks are easy to sell once you get its marketing automated.

These are just three reasons. There’s more! Just follow this link: Why you need to write an e-book

 

Write and Sell Your 1st e-Book In Just 28 Days!

logo2-for-4-week-course-small-I’ve always thought about writing my very first eBook. And if you’re like me, you might be interested in investing in this 4-week coaching session to know how and to make sure that the business works for you.

Here’s how the sessions every week will look like:

Week 1: Planning
Do preliminary goal setting
Write title and outline
Find existing content
Set up the sales mechanism

Week 2: Creation
Compile the content
Format the document
Add front matter & images
Create/outsource the cover

Week 3: Marketing Prep
Finalize the e-book
Write a sales page
Create a product
Test purchase your e-book!

Week 4: Launch!
Write a blog post
Send out an email
Post on social media
Check your sales!

To find out more about it and to join now, please head to this link: Are you ready to write and sell your 1st e-book in just 28 days?

Get Practical Knowledge for Your Online Business. Join Star Power Half Hour!

Star PowerAre you overloaded with information you need to know to be successful online? Well, fret not. Ellen Finkelstein, founder of Star Power Half Hour, will be sharing a perfect way to get practical knowledge for us to use immediately in our online businesses.

She will have new guest stars each week who will be sharing valuable knowledge that we can apply now. If you would like to join as well, register now for this valuable free education! You will also get instant free guide “13 Steps to Create a Successful Internet Business”

The webinar is every Wednesday at 11am PT / 2pm ET. Even if you can’t attend, register and she’ll send you the replay. Go to this link to find out more about it: Star Power Half Hour