Trends for Social Media in 2013

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Every small business should know by now that social media needs to be part of an established marketing strategy. While putting together your plan for Social Media in 2013, there are few new trends that are important to consider. Social Reviews If people aren’t already purchasing your goods or services, they are online researching which ones are the best to…

6 Ways to Use Social Media During the Holidays

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With October behind us, it’s time to start thinking about the holiday season. Social media should be a huge part of your online marketing strategy these next couple months. We have discovered a few ways to use social media to shine like the star on top of your tree over the holidays. Get in the Spirit.  Don’t be afraid to…

Using Facebook for Business at the Holidays

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It’s that time of year again – when the holidays are just around the corner and you’re thinking about all the deals, sales and promotions you’ll be doing for your business. Every B2C (business to consumer) company knows that the holidays bring in huge numbers – whether it’s more traffic to your website or profits from sales. By now, you…

Ideas to Market Your Business Using Social Media

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Get on the Social Media Bandwagon! Social media is here to stay! Whether you like or not, to survive in a highly competitive marketplace, you must keep up with the Joneses when it comes to social media. If you are already using social media to market your business, then good for you! But if you are not, you can probably…

Send Business Marketing Emails with PaperDirect & Constant Contact

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How to Send Business Marketing Emails Are you not utilizing email marketing for your business services because you’re not sure how to do it correctly?  Or do you have a business email marketing campaign running now that isn’t bringing you the returns you envisioned when it was created?  Have you failed to extend your email marketing campaigns to online conversion…

Online Marketing Tips–What’s New in 2012?

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Just as technology and the Internet are constantly evolving, so are online marketing strategies that work. New years bring new online marketing tips, so let’s take a look at some online marketing tip for small businesses that are taking off in 2012 according to “Small Business Trends,” a popular website for small business owners. “Small Business Trends” focuses on areas…

PaperDirect Partnership With Constant Contact Makes Email Marketing Easy!

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With everyone advertising online these days, having a website and creating an online marketing campaign are a must. If you are having difficulty merging onto the technological superhighway or already have dabbled in email marketing but could use some guidance, you have come to the right place. PaperDirect is happy to announce we have partnered with Constant Contact to provide…

Business Promotion Ideas to Get Your Name Out There

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What’s the best way to promote your business? How can you advertise your business and get your name in front of potential customers when money is tight or you’re just starting up? How can you get the word out about your business in the most affordable way? Promoting a business is an ongoing challenge for small businesses. Whether you’re just…

Marketing Tips to Improve Your Visibility

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Even with a limited budget, there are marketing tips to increase your company’s visibility and bring in revenue. According to the website, Entrepreneur, there are numerous ways you can market your business without spending a lot of money. Here are some marketing tips for the budget-conscious business owner or manager: Create and promote a customer loyalty program. The PaperDirect blog…

Small Business Owner? Google+1 May Help

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Google unveiled Google+1 (plus 1) brand pages in mid 2011, enabling businesses and brands to join its social network. Since then, big names including Pepsi and Toyota have utilized the Google Plus feature to generate more traffic, sales and profit. But what is Google Plus One, and what can it do to help a small business owner such as yourself?…