Which Social Media Platforms should I use for my Small Business?

Posted by on Feb 15, 2016 in Blog, Facebook, Featured, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Social Media for Business, Social Media Marketing, Twitter, YouTube

Which Social Media Platforms should I use for my Small Business?

Small Businesses count on social media for advertising. It’s free, it’s easy and it can reach the four corners of the globe. Here are the most popular social media platforms that you can use. Facebook. You can never go wrong with Facebook. It is the largest social media network (Fortune 500). Facebook’s atmosphere can create a wholesome and approachable feel to your clients by getting more personal with them through sharing content, chatting and private messaging. Uploading...

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Going Viral

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in Facebook, Social Media for Business, Social Media Marketing, Twitter

Going Viral

A fantastic new infographic from LA based Griffen media has just come out with amazing new insight into how to get your content go viral. The standard stuff that we have preached at DBrand for years is there. Things like catchy headlines and great images will always be paramount getting your stuff shared. But some new insights are also huge. Popular emotions and revisiting old content are great ideas to get your juices flowing and your next post exploding! Take some time...

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Why Your Website Traffic is Going Down

Posted by on Jan 15, 2014 in Blog, Facebook, Google, SEO, Social Media for Business, Social Media Marketing, Twitter, Web Traffic

Why Your Website Traffic is Going Down

Now more than ever people are using the power of digital search to find what the want, need and plan to spend money on.  Smartphones, laptops, tablets, smart tvs and even gaming consoles are loaded with search programs that fundamentally use the same signals to send the user to the info they are requesting. So it stands to reason that if your website is not being found by your potential clientele then you are doing something wrong. If your website traffic is going down from...

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Using Popular Hashtags to Promote Your Business

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Facebook, Featured, Social Media for Business, Social Media Marketing, Twitter

Using Popular Hashtags to Promote Your Business

It’s no secret that hashtags can be a great way to get more business your way. As I mentioned in another blog, these can give you a target market, help you get feedback, advertise and much more. However, there is a catch to successfully being able to use hashtags to promote business, and that is having a trending hashtag. This is where the tricky part comes in. Can you imagine just how many hashtags are generated each minute?  There are literally more than just a few...

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What is a Hashtag?

Posted by on Dec 2, 2013 in Facebook, Featured, Social Media Marketing, Twitter

What is a Hashtag?

Ever since Twitter popularized the use of a pound sign before a word or phrase hashtags are now everywhere. Many other social media outlets have been quick to pick up on the trend, but many people are still in the dark about this. One of the most common questions that I get from people is, “What is a hashtag?” Like mentioned earlier, a hashtag is string of characters that is paired with a pound sign at the beginning, #somethingkindoflikethis . While it looks cool, it does...

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What is a TweetChat?

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in Featured, Social Media for Business, Social Media Marketing, Twitter

What is a TweetChat?

Twitter has become an amazing avenue for information dissemination, especially with the advent of tweetchats. What exactly is a tweetchat? Also known as a Twitter party and a Twitter chat, this is basically a live discussion between a group of people that occurs through Twitter. The chat is focused on a particular topic and takes place at a specific date and time. Information that is talked about during a tweetchat is sorted out or filtered with the use of hashtags (#)....

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