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Social Media

Social Media in 60 Seconds

Start the clock. Thousands of followers, friends and subscribers have the opportunity to come across your page in only a matter of seconds. I spotted this infographic on Pinterest and thought it was an interesting take on how to display Social Media statistics. Lots of figures are shared as far as total users, daily consumption...
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5 Online Marketing Sources We Use Every Day

There are a lot of people putting a lot of content online about search marketing, social media and website design. It’s everywhere, but there’s a reason for that: we’re all still learning. Compared to newspaper advertising, which is centuries old, and broadcast advertising, which took hold in America in the 1920s, online marketing is just...
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Can We get a +1 for Google+?

It was only a matter of time until Google joined the trend of social media being the wave of the future in regards to online marketing and search driven results. I do have to admit that it took them a while to figure out how to create something to get involved in the social media...
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The Essentials for your Business on the New Facebook

If you’re using Facebook for business, you’ve probably noticed the mandatory switch to Timeline in more ways than one. Not only do you need to find your all-time best picture for your personal cover photo, you’ve got to figure out how to put your business’s best foot forward. Without being too sales-y, too promotional or...
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6 Points to Help Decide if Your Idea is Blog Worthy

A client came to us recently with a great question: How do you decide whether to post an idea to Facebook or your blog? It’s a great question, one that many people have probably asked themselves during the initial stages of their social media marketing. Here are some guidelines for knowing when to post to...
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Pinterest, closing in on a Google and Twitter take over.

Lately, us folks at TargetClick Marketing have been getting pretty darn curious about a highly talked about sexy new tool, and her name is Pinterest. Pinterest shares photos with just about everyone, but before your mind wanders astray keep in mind that I’m taking about a social network. Pinterest is setup in a vision-board style,...
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Two Reasons I Love the Internet This Week: Tiger Bread and Pinterest

If you read @gregjass’s last post you know that sometimes we have a love-hate relationship with Google. Today I want to talk about the love part, but not just for Google. There are two things on the Internet this week that I love: Giraffe Bread and Pinterest.  I’ll go ahead and assume that you do...
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We’ve Been Bad about Blogging so our New Year’s Resolution starts today!

I know that New Year’s resolutions are traditionally reserved for, well, the “new year.”  But I thought we’d get a head start.  You may have noticed that our blogging efforts started out strong, then dwindled a bit and now, they’re absolutely dismal.  For this, we are sincerely sorry.  As a small business, sometimes we have...
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‘What’s Catching Our Attention?’ & Other Social Media Takeaways

Alicia Locher and Megan Watters, members of the Mudd Academics team, had the opportunity to attend the Chicago Ideas Week Lab – Chicago Tribune Media Group.  At today’s event, Alicia and Megan toured the Chicago Tribune newsroom and then sat in on a social media discussion with CTMG Social Media Manager Amy Guth and Trib...
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Five Things that Prevent People From Using Social Media Correctly – and what to do about it!

1. Someone says, “What if we look online and people are saying bad things?” This is one I’ve never understood.  If they’re saying bad things about you, don’t you want to know?  It’s like choosing to have someone talk behind your back instead of communicating issues face-to-face.  Maybe the “talk behind your back” thing seems...
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