Between YouTube, Instagram, and Twitter, small businesses now have several ways to create and share video content to engage their audience. But what makes some videos go viral on the internet while others seep into a black hole? ComMetrics shares some helpful video marketing tips and factors to consider when it comes to creating viral […]

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Social media can provide your business with a powerful opportunity for happy consumers that have already tried out your brand’s products and services to promote your company within their own social networks. Hopefully, you’ve had a chance to download our free ebook that discusses how social media is the new age of word-of-mouth marketing and what […]

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LinkedIn is one of the fastest growing social media channels for business professionals. Before we jump into sharing some tips about how you can enhance your social media marketing strategy on this site, we wanted to make you aware of some powerful statistics: As of October 2013, LinkedIn has nearly 260 million active users. The […]

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These days more and more people are choosing to follow their favorite brands on social media, but what is the consumer’s motivation behind this trend? Well, for one, it provides consumers with an opportunity to deepen their relationships with their favorite brands by being “in-the-know” about new products and services while also connecting with other […]

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We talk a lot about calls-to-action (CTAs) on our blog, and rightfully so. If you’re creating content and neglecting to include a CTA, you’re without a doubt missing out on opportunities to move qualified leads through your sales funnel. As you can imagine, CTAs come in all shapes and sizes, so it’s important to know […]

CTA Tools

Do you want to be more intentional with the content that you create for your business, resulting in more quality leads and closed sales? Then you need to utilize good call to action buttons in your content! In order to capture your audience’s attention and encourage them to click on your call-t0-action buttons, they need […]

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In our Ultimate Checklist for Editing Content, we discussed the importance of including a call-to-action in every piece of content that you publish. Best defined, a call-to-action (often abbreviated CTA) could be an image or text that prompts a reader to take some type of action, whether it be clicking on a link, signing up […]

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Do you ever wonder how a grumpy cat suddenly amassed over one million Facebook fans? Why your mom emailed your entire extended family a link to “David After Dentist” or why Ryan Gosling says “Hey Girl” to you at least twice a week? Sometimes it seems like certain things “go viral” for absolutely no rhyme […]

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As the month that officially ushers us in to the holiday season, October is important  for small businesses and marketers alike. The changing of seasons mixed with the building excitement Halloween brings is the perfect mixture to try out new and creative marketing ideas for your small business. Here are 5 October Marketing ideas which […]

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Think of some of the most luxurious brands that come to mind. Rolex. Mercedes-Benz. Perhaps even Apple. And I guarantee that if you browsed your favorite social media channels for these brands, you will find that they have an active presence with a large base of followers. Ritz-Carlton is another widely respected luxury brand, and […]

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