Facebook Page Cover Image Rule Change Better for Marketing

Facebook has quietly made some HUGE changes to their guidelines for Facebook page cover image. They use to be very restrictive and wouldn’t allow a lot of good marketing techniques.  Some of these strategies are what marketers label as “Calls to Action”…  In other words, telling your visitors what to do.  Things like, “Call Us […]

Is Your Business Immune to Another Google Update?

Here we go again… Yes…  I asked for it.  I deserve it. Google made another major change to their social media site – Google Plus. I have been wanting Google to change the size of their cover image for Google+ pages.  It was always too small to really get enough information for good business branding […]

How to Use Twitter Hashtags for Business Marketing

Do you ever wonder how to effectively use Twitter hashtags to market your business better?  I’m sure you’ve seen them.  They are everywhere on Twitter.  They look something like this: #AmericanIdol #MagratechSale Think of hashtags like a keyword that can be searched on to quickly find tweets related to a specific topic. While they originated […]

Facebook Business Etiquette & Being Fat

I admit it… I am a bit out of shape… You could even say I’m fat. (Can you tell I don’t care about being politically correct?) However, I don’t want to be reminded about it by my so called “Friends” on Facebook. I have some friends on Facebook that are really into fitness – which […]

Should My Business Have a Facebook Page AND a Website?

The central focus of your online presence for your business should be your own website. It should be a website that you have total control over. It should not be some free site that forces you into their layout or scatters ads all over your site (which may lure customers away from your site to […]

Facebook Graph Search – How It Benefits Business Facebook Pages

Facebook’s graph search can be a great thing for businesses that have a Facebook page.  For businesses that don’t have a Facebook page, it is an added challenge. Graph search gives users in Facebook creates another reason they never have to leave Facebook.  They can look for more things and get more relavant search results […]