Why #Hashtags? Part One

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Hey guys, as you can see I am doing a two part blog on hashtagging. This week I wanted to just go ahead and jump right into this week’s topic of hashtags on social media sites. An interesting topic, eh? Well let’s start off by defining exactly what a “hashtag” is. The “hash” symbol looks like this #. A “hashtag” …

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

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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 …

Social Media for Business Part 1: Twitter for Business

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I will be doing a three-part series on social media platforms for businesses with one blog for Twitter, Facebook, andPinterest. Welcome to Part 1! I will be highlighting the advantages and disadvantages of using Twitter based on my own experience; I do social media marketing for almost ten different companies, so I’ll be sure to take the best of the best …

Twylah – A New Way to Tweet

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What the heck is Twylah you say?  I was asking myself the same question when I came across this new social media. Since not too many people know, let’s start from the beginning! What is Twylah? The company’s page states it like this: Twylah helps you significantly leverage your Twitter efforts.  Currently, individuals and brands are spending a lot of time …

Social Media Rules

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It will be going on my 5th month working with Michigan Creative and I cannot believe how fast time has flown by. Mostly because I am amazed at how knowledgeable I have gotten in the realm of social media within such a short time of learning. Here is a few rules I have created for myself while trying to market both Michigan Creative and …

Easy ways to increase the number of followers on your social media sites

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Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare, and more.  With so many social media sites, how can you get more followers with the least amount of time put into each individual social media site? (we are all busy people I know!) Social media is a free way to advertise your business; easy to use, but unfortunately easy to spend a lot of …