Video Ads: If You’re Not Utilizing Them Now, You Should Be

Brian Town Blogging, Business, Commercials, culture, Digital Marketing, Facebook, Michigan, Michigan Creative, Social Media, storytelling, Video, Videography

The video age is upon us, my friends, and Michigan Creative wants to help make sure that your business is not falling behind. Log-in to your Facebook account and start scrolling through the Newsfeed. If you’re like most people, as soon as you log on, you’re going to see numerous videos on vast topics ranging from food, politics, or the …

Why Buying Facebook Likes is a Bad Idea

Melissa Meschke Business, Facebook, Marketing, Social Media

But it’s the ultimate ‘get popular fast scheme’, right? Wrong. Buying likes for your business’s Facebook page actually does more harm than good to your Facebook page. It seems like the perfect plan; just spend a couple hundred bucks and you can add hundreds or even thousands of likes for your Facebook page. It’ll make you look more popular, raise engagement, …

Top 5 Ways to Tweet Your Business to the Top

Melissa Meschke Business, Social Media Leave a Comment

Nowadays when social media has been entirely taken to the next level, the Twitter-verse is a blood thirsty arena where small-business and mega corporations battle it out for consumer attention. So how do you level the playing feel to make sure that your business gets a chance and isn’t lost in never ending world of hashtags and twitpics? Here some …

Tips for Effective Cross Cultural Communication

Melissa Meschke Marketing Leave a Comment

Usually when we find ourselves posting to Facebook or Twitter, we have an ideal audience in mind that we want to reach, impact, and connect with. As social media marketers, it’s a goal to captivate an audience full of diversity to effectively share your product or idea. The largest social media outlets may be global, but at times its difficult …

Love Lansing and other cool stuff

Brian Town Michigan, Michigan Creative Leave a Comment

I love Lansing. To me, and to a certain group that are reading this, it may sound cliché. Even though most of you may know I am not one to really mind if I am saying the correct thing or writing what I should. However, I hope that saying “Love Lansing” is cliché and over used. That means that it …

Five Easy Places to Find Social Media Content

Melissa Meschke Marketing, Social Media Leave a Comment

Do you ever find yourself staring at your computer, wracking your brain for the answer to “what the heck am I going to post on Facebook today”? Fear not social media mangers: there are easy ways and places to find content that are right under your nose. Many of the places I look for content are easy to search and …

The good, the bad, and the ugly of Social Media

Melissa Meschke Social Media Leave a Comment

Well, this is my first blog ever….I guess there is a first for everything! I am not really the one to just sit down and start typing nonsense on the computer. I usually am more vocal, I’d rather just tell you how I am feeling and what I am thinking…But that’s just me. But, since I just started my internship …