Social Media


Hootsuite For Organized Social Media

Organize your Hootsuite account into streams, use the Hootlet to quickly share information, and manage your social media accounts quickly and easily.

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Using LinkedIn Extra Features

This short video noting some of the extra LinkedIn features was added to my weekly webinar broadcast.

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Social Media Points of View

I’m starting to post here on the site to  share the wisdom from different age groups regarding a common computer related question. Our experts here are Eleanor McCallum – also known as Granny Blogger (shown in the photo to the left), myself – the non-techie online marketing specialist, Bridget Greenwood – our photographer and model […]

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Using Hootsuite and the Hootlet

Hootsuite is an application that allows you to monitor your Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn accounts all from one dashboard. It saves me loads of time and so far I love it. There are also extra features such as the ability to send your messages now or later, stats to show how many readers clicked on […]

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Essential Social Media Tools

People tend to do business with companies they know, like, and trust. A personal relationship grows with the help of a blog, Twitter, and Facebook, No longer are you just the store down the street. You’ve become a person who understands the needs of your market, someone who can be trusted for customer service and […]

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Twitter For Business

Whenever I go to an Internet workshop, Twitter always comes up both in the conversation and during the presentations. So I’ve gathered my notes together to create a list of tips regarding Twitter use for business. Add your Twitter username to your business cards, website, and forums you frequent. People do business with people they […]

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More Facebook and Twitter Results

Small businesses are really starting to jump on the social media bandwagon. They are finally realizing how beneficial marketing this way can be. I just listened to a case study from a company called Naked Pizza that reported $200,000 in extra business as a result of using Twitter. People learn to know, like, and trust […]

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New Stats On Social Media

I’ve been reading a number of reports on the results of social media. According to one of them, as many as 80% of consumers use social media for recommendations before purchasing a product. I know for myself how valuable I find Twitter. Just yesterday, I was having trouble installing a new software application I’d downloaded. […]

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