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Twitter Link Roundup #65 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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Startup Bullshit Bingo – December 2010 Edition – [link]. Best Free Textures and Patterns of 2010 – [link]. BANNER.

Why Pioneers Have Arrows In Their Backs

Steve Blank

First-Mover Advantage is an idea that just won’t die. hear it from every class of students, and each time I try to put a stake through its heart.

Great reads on small business and entrepreneurship

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American Public Media: Marketplace. American Public Media: Marketplace. American Public Media: Marketplace. Small business news.

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Essential Startup Funding Tips from 8 Seasoned Investors

mashable.com

Here’s something encouraging: Feld makes pitching him sound relatively easy, pain-free and fruitful. 2010 Election Tops Obama’s Presiden.

14 Reasons Why You Need To Start A Startup

OnStartups

This post has been ruminating with me for a while. It's not a sudden "a-ha" moment that made it form, but a collective group of "a-has!" for free.

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Twitter Link Roundup #114 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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Apple Stores earned $481,000 per employee in 2010 – [link]. Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #92 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More. Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account , I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing. writing

Twitter Link Roundup #68 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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Top Startup Trends of 2010 – [link]. Keeping Score: Exit Activity for Venture Backed Companies in 2010 -  [link]. Need a Logo?

Twitter Link Roundup #71 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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The Top 20 VC Power Bloggers Of 2010 – [link]. Interesting foursquare infographic on check-ins in 2010 – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #64 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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50 of the Best Photoshop Tutorials of 2010 – [link]. Top 50 Web Development, Design and Application Icon Sets from 2010 – [link].

6 Tips for Building Relationships with Journalists

Both Sides of the Table

Robert’s article is worth reading. It got me thinking, which for me is always the sign of a good blog post.  I think Robert’s right.

SEO Copywriting with PR Boosts Sales Fast

Rembrandt Communications

An article in BtoB Online at [link] stresses the fact that traditional public relations activities are an important part of marketing and sales. Business Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing PR SEO SEO Copywriting public relations Small Business Public RelationsIf you don’t, your competition will.

How to Avoid PR Rip-Offs

Rembrandt Communications

Business Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing PR SEO SEO Copywriting Web Copywriting free publicity public relations Small Business Public RelationsIsn’t that how it works?” Yes, folks. These are just some of the unhappy questions I [.].

Twitter Link Roundup #88 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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The 2010 Darwin Awards – [link]. Here are some of the links that I’ve liked and shared this past week! – [link].

5 Ways to Generate Press

Rembrandt Communications

As a new business owner, it’s easy to rush through publicity efforts in order to concentrate or core business activities and priorities. Business Marketing PR SEO SEO Copywriting free publicity public relations Small Business Public RelationsWill a reporter really care about what you have to [.].

Are You Really Ready for that Press Release?

Rembrandt Communications

Business Copywriting Marketing PR Reaching Goals SEO SEO Copywriting Small Business Public Relations Web Copywriting free publicity media relations public relations search engine optimizationYou have your business up and running and are ready to announce it to the world. Hold on!

Azione PR – It’s All About Taking Action

YoungUpstarts

Azione’s name – which means action in Italian – is indicative of how they approach public relations.

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Rich Dad’s Robert Kiyosaki – An Exclusive Interview

Rembrandt Communications

Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing PR SEO Small Business Public Relations marketing strategy newsletters public relations SEO CopywritingAs an investor, entrepreneur and educator with unconventional perspectives on [.].

Twitter Link Roundup #58 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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25 Fresh Photoshop Tutorials Of October 2010 – [link]. MediaPost Publications 9 Myths You Thought Were True – [link].

Where’s Your Power?

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10 Questions Never to Ask a Reporter

Rembrandt Communications

Business Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing PR SEO SEO Copywriting free publicity [link] [link] business [link] public relations Small Business Public RelationsWhen you prepare to contact a reporter, it is essential to conduct some research first.

Why Every Small Business And Startup Must Understand Social Currency

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While many people equate social currency with buzz or community, the study suggests that social currency is much broader in scope.

Twitter Link Roundup #66 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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Ten small business tax planning tips for 2010! More Than 700 Billion YouTube Videos Were Viewed in 2010 [STATS] – [link].

Creating a Social Media Plan: “Engage!” by Brian Solis

Grade A Entrepreneurs

Marylene Delbourg-Delphis  (Twitter:  @mddelphis). Albeit fairly late in the book, this sentence sums up the purpose of Brian Solis in Engage!

Groupon, Cinderella and Opportunity

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Strategy business marketing social media start-up tips cinderella google groupon opportunity pr public relationsRowling, and one Google.

Got a Newsletter?

Rembrandt Communications

Copywriting Marketing PR Reaching Goals free publicity [link] [link] relations Small Business Public RelationsDo you have a newsletter? If not, you may be missing out on a valuable, marketing opportunity.

Twitter Link Roundup #40 – Design, Copywriting, Marketing, Small Business, Social Media And More

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Web Design Trends 2010: Real-Life Metaphors and CSS3 Adaptation – [link]. Where VCs Are Putting Their Money in 2010 – [link]. Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account , I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing. Creating consistently great logos – [link].

Avoid PR and SEO Rip-Offs

Rembrandt Communications

Business Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing PR Reaching Goals SEO sales SEO Copywriting Small Business Public RelationsIt’s time for holiday fun, sales… and scams. “I got ripped off! Can you help?” I’ve heard this so many times… good business people spending a lot of money on big companies or agencies and seeing little results.

Twitter Link Roundup #70 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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The Top 20 VC Power Bloggers Of 2010 – [link]. Here are some of the links that I’ve liked and shared this past week! – [link].

Are You Losing Sales Because of Your Television?

Rembrandt Communications

Business Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing Motivation PR Reaching Goals SEO SEO Copywriting free publicity public relationsYou may think I’m nuts, but I’m writing this at 4:45 on a Tuesday morning. Don’t hate me because I’m a morning person. I had to train myself to get [.].

Your Competitors Are Doing This, Are You?

Rembrandt Communications

Business Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing Motivation PR Reaching Goals SEO Copywriting Small Business Public Relations publicity SEOYou smell the freshly cut grass and the tangy barbeque sizzling on the grill. You sip a nice, cool beverage by the pool and start to fall asleep. Ah…summer. But wait a minute…Wake up!

Want Free Publicity? Pick up the Phone!

Rembrandt Communications

Business Copywriting Increase Sales PR Reaching Goals free publicity public relations SEO CopywritingAs a small business owner, getting the media attention you deserve is not as difficult as it may seem. In fact, it’s just a matter of picking up the phone and being a good sales person!

3 Top Ways to Get Customers Fast

Rembrandt Communications

Business Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing PR Reaching Goals SEO SEO Copywriting Web Copywriting Writing Tips free publicity media relations Small Business Public RelationsWell, here’s a quick reminder of the top three, cost-effective ways to start increasing your sales:  1. Look at Your Offer. [.].

Hiring a Publicist? Caution!

Rembrandt Communications

If you simply don’t have time to do your own publicity, you can generate new sales and awareness fast by hiring a professional. Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing PR Reaching Goals Small Business Public Relations copy free publicity sales SEO Copywriting writing

Twitter Link Roundup #46 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account , I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing.

Twitter Link Roundup #46 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account , I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing.

Do You Fight Over Which Words to Use?

Rembrandt Communications

Business Marketing PR Reaching Goals SEO SEO Copywriting Copywriting free publicity media relations Small Business Public RelationsIf you are trying to get the most out of your marketing, SEO and PR campaigns, you’ve probably run into this [.].

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How to Write Great Press-Release-Quotes

Rembrandt Communications

Business Copywriting PR SEO SEO Copywriting Small Business Public Relations free publicity press releasesIf you are in the process of writing a press release, here are a few quick things to keep in mind when writing your  quotes: Provide value. Of course he or she is! Otherwise, the [.].

It’s Time for PR Action!

Rembrandt Communications

Do you want some free publicity within the next two weeks? Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing PR Reaching Goals SEO SEO Copywriting Web Copywriting free publicity Small Business Public Relations Social MediaInstead, it’s time to take action. Here’s what you can do right now: Research.

How to Increase Sales in 3 Steps

Rembrandt Communications

Increase Sales Marketing PR Reaching Goals Copywriting free publicity [link] X [link] [link] relations media relations public relations SEOIf you want new business, here are three quick tips that may help you boost your customer-list fast… 1. Make a list. Check it twice. Then, make a list. Research each [.].

Got Word of Mouth Publicity?

Rembrandt Communications

Copywriting free publicity [link] [link] PR public relations SEO SEO CopywritingDo you think of social media first when it comes to word-of-mouth-marketing? Well, before you start tweeting, posting photos on Facebook and adding videos to YouTube, tell your story to the media.