Saturday, May 11, 2013

Good Tips for Social Media Advertising

by Rose Johnson , Demand Media

The use of social media sites evolved into much more than a place to catch up with old friends. Many businesses now use social networking sites as a form of advertisement and promotion. One of the advantages of using social media sites is the ability to share information quickly, inexpensively and to a mass of people all at once. However, just establishing a social media account and placing your ads online does not result in success. Understanding the mentality of consumers can help you create content that converts to sales.

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Monday, May 6, 2013

Free Advertising on Google

It may surprise some, but many small businesses new to inbound marketing are unaware that you can get some free advertising on Google through Google Places. And because Google is always looking to increase the value of its local search results -- as well as its Google Maps application -- the search engine giant has a simple way for you to provide them with that valuable information about your business, which it infuses it into its search engine results.

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