Public Relations Tips for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs [Webinar Recap]

Up and Running

But where do you start, and what are the best approaches to public relations for an entrepreneur? Jennefer Witter is the CEO and founder of The Boreland Group, which is a certified, woman-owned public relations agency in New York City. Public relations is not a magic pill.

9 No-Nonsense Social Media Tips Your Business Can’t Ignore

YoungUpstarts

by Rachel Strella, founder of Strella Social Media. With social media a marketing staple for businesses in all industries and across all parts of the globe, it has become more competitively critical than ever for brands to get their acts together.

Tempted To Buy Social Media Followers? Why Less Is More.

YoungUpstarts

By Marsha Friedman, CEO of EMSI Public Relations and author of “ Celebritize Yourself ”. Boosting your following on social media for just a few bucks can be tempting. If you get spam emails, you’ve probably seen subject lines like this: “Buy followers for cheap!”.

Lean Marketing: Public Relations strategies for small businesses and startups

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One of the least expensive and most effective ways that small businesses can grow is through the strategic application of public relations. Inclusion in 15 local media stories? Create and make available case studies to provide valuable information to the media and your customers.

Is Your Social Media Working?

Rembrandt Communications

Are you just posting on social media because it’s there and you think you need to? The post Is Your Social Media Working? appeared first on SEO Content Strategy and BtoB Public Relations. BtoB Content Strategy Business Content Marketing Content Strategy Copywriting Increase Sales Marketing Reaching Goals Sales SEO Copywriting Social Media Strategy Web Copywriting Writing Tips Or are you just posting and wasting time?

How To Build A Better Mousetrap With Social Media

YoungUpstarts

By Marsha Friedman, CEO of EMSI Public Relations and author of “ Celebritize Yourself ”. Seeing how media has evolved reminds me of Mouse Trap. Connecting these different platforms integrates your publicity with social media.

Social Media – A Marketing Tool To Be Taken Seriously

YoungUpstarts

By Marsha Friedman, CEO of EMSI Public Relations and author of Celebritize Yourself. While those days have passed for Web sites, I’m afraid I am seeing the same thing happen with regard to social media. At the end of the day, social media is serious business.

4 Emerging Concepts & Trends In Social Media Marketing

YoungUpstarts

Of course, the wildly popular album would have been a hot product no matter how Beyoncé chose to promote it, but the story is yet another testament to the power of social media. Here are some social media marketing trends that are currently unfolding: 1.

Afraid To Admit That You Don’t Understand Social Media?

YoungUpstarts

By Marsha Friedman, CEO of EMSI Public Relations and author of “ Celebritize Yourself ”. I talk to a lot of business owners and authors who don’t “get” social media. It immediately clarified for me why social media networks are marketing gold.

[ADV] Top 5 Ways Social Media Has Changed PR

YoungUpstarts

This development caused PR professionals to adopt a new method of communication – social media. The power of social media has given public relations specialists and journalists a myriad of choice when deciding how to connect with their target audience. As a result they’ve been seen to be some of the first people to embrace social media and have become leaders in the field.

Startups Should Avoid These Social Media Mistakes

Startup Professionals Musings

If your startup can’t be bothered with social media, or has no plan to take advantage of it, then you are definitely at risk these days. They also identify clearly the five key social media mistakes that business often make, along the following lines: Diving in without a strategic plan.

Why You Shouldn’t Leave Your Social Media To A Niece Or Nephew

YoungUpstarts

by Jay York, social media strategist at EMSI Public Relations. Let’s take a look at several good reasons to put your social media marketing in the hands of a pro: Experience and education. Your relatives will thank you – as will your business.

It’s No Secret: Social Media is Going Corporate

Up and Running

If you’re on Facebook, Twitter, or Pinterest (or any other social media platforms), you’ve no doubt noticed the flux of businesses with an online presence over the past few years. According to this infographic, 94% of businesses use social media.

5 Steps to Small Business Public Relations Success

Duct Tape Marketing

5 Steps to Small Business Public Relations Success This content from: Duct Tape Marketing. The credibility that comes with media coverage is something you simply can’t buy and obtaining this coverage is something that you simply must make a part of your overall marketing system.

7 Ways Brands Can Connect with Social Media Messaging

Duct Tape Marketing

7 Ways Brands Can Connect with Social Media Messaging written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. If you have limited your social media participation promotional content only, you are missing the point. Is your business active in social causes ?

Twitter Link Roundup #245 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! Twitter Link Roundup #234 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More.

PR Founder Provides Social Media Advice for Companies Looking to Grow Brand

Hearpreneur

Social media is here to stay and the best social media campaigns are those that captivate and engage their target audience. There’s a huge opportunity to do social media well and very few companies are executing it well.

When social media goes bad: a cautionary tale.

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Although that campaign pre-dated the rise of the social media, it is a great and early example of the viral effect that can sometimes occur with a fresh new campaign. Photo: Virginia Guard Public Affairs.

Twitter Link Roundup #249 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We do like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! Eight social networks worth a closer look | ZDNet – crowdspring.co/1G48rfO.

Twitter Link Roundup #247 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We do like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! How to Enhance Your Loyalty Programs Using Social Media | Social Media Examiner – crowdspring.co/1CVvzRF.

Twitter Link Roundup #248 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We do like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! 5 Brands With A Well-Rounded Social Media Presence – crowdspring.co/1u45Uwz.

Twitter Link Roundup #246 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We do like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! Creativity+social impact | Forbes( with @devindthorpe and @hersheys Andy McCormick) – crowdspring.co/1CJTOls.

Twitter Link Roundup #244 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! 50+ Free Social Icon sets for your blogs, websites and new project – crowdspring.co/1xb5FEH.

Twitter Link Roundup #242 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and various random stuff! The @crowdSPRING community partners with US State Dept for Social Impact | Justmeans – crowdspring.co/1ux55RH. Here we go!

Twitter Link Roundup #241 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and various random stuff! Be of Good Cheer – Social Media for the Holidays! People. Are you ready?

Twitter Link Roundup #240 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #239 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More.

Social Media is a Boon to Startups Who Do It Right

Startup Professionals Musings

If your startup can’t be bothered with social media, or has no plan to take advantage of it, then you are definitely at risk these days. They also identify clearly the five key social media mistakes that I often see, along the following lines: Diving in without a strategic plan.

Twitter Link Roundup #238 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! The image above is a public service billboard that apparently failed to strike a chord with its intended audience.

Twitter Link Roundup #243 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We like to talk about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and various random stuff! Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #239 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More.

Twitter Link Roundup #239 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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Twitter Link Roundup #234 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #233 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More.

Twitter Link Roundup #235 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! How to Use Social Media to Drive Traffic for B2B Companies – crowdspring.co/1nPz9An.

Twitter Link Roundup #232 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #230 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More.

Twitter Link Roundup #237 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #231 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More.

6 Smart Ways To Use Social Media In Your Job Search

YoungUpstarts

Along with the traditional resume, a well-written cover letter, and an impressive handshake , social media is an absolutely crucial component to a productive and successful job search. So what are some ways you can effectively use social media in your job search?

Twitter Link Roundup #229 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! The Champion Pack: 84 free high quality football related icons | Inspired Magazine – crowdspring.co/1v5K8sD.

Twitter Link Roundup #214 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #212 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More.

Twitter Link Roundup #221 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Marketers Not Prepared for Negative Feedback: New Research | Social Media Examiner – crowdspring.co/1mVP5ES.

Twitter Link Roundup #227 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! This Is Why Social Media Doesn’t Work For Your Business – crowdspring.co/1pWbP8R.

Twitter Link Roundup #228 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! 10 gorgeous examples of social media creative for Twitter | Econsultancy – crowdspring.co/1ijz3nh.

Twitter Link Roundup #231 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #223 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More.

Twitter Link Roundup #236 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Related posts: Twitter Link Roundup #235 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More.

Twitter Link Roundup #207 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Is “social media” becoming simply another advertising channel for traditional advertising?