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Marketing Keywords to Know: May 28, 2015

Fair use threatens the privacy and profitability of users that share content online! Continue reading


Marketing Keywords to Know: February 5, 2015

Sadvertisements are great ways to evoke feelings from consumers and call attention to your brand, but remember – timing is everything! Continue reading

Marketing Keywords to Know: November 27, 2014

A little proofreading and thought can help to save your brand from a world of trouble! Continue reading

Obvious News for the Weekend: Your Business Card is Worthless

I get annoyed when people slip business cards, flyers, Rolodex inserts and laminated photos above the deadbolt in my office doors overnight. I don’t want your cleaning services, I don’t need your propaganda and I damn sure can’t use your SEO ranking secrets. Continue reading

Obvious News For the Weekend – Stop Competing to Be the Best

Wait, what? Does this challenge everything you’ve been taught and have learned about entrepreneurship? It’s all a competition and you need to work harder, better, faster, stronger to emerge victorious in the end, right? Continue reading

Obvious News for the Weekend – Pinterest is Rapidly Growing

Duh, we know it’s growing. But why? What makes Pinterest so popular? Continue reading

Obvious News for the Weekend: Facebook is Slowing Down

The news world has been buzzing this week about the Instagram deal for $1 billion, but many of us have overlooked the big story here – and it’s that Facebook is starting to lose in the social media world. Continue reading

Obvious News for the Weekend – Pictures Help Your Social Media Posts

Still at a loss about how to engage people via your social media profiles? Continue reading

Obvious News for the Weekend – Your Website is Not a Rider

Small business owners have taken on the personalities of Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga, Kanye West and Justin Bieber because they are burying information, too…on their websites. We call it the “Celebrity Rider Effect”. Continue reading

Obvious News for the Weekend – Google is Going to Ruin Our Lives Again

The omniscient Siri has stolen Google’s spotlight. She will find you a four-star restaurant within a 10 mile radius of you (if it exists), remind you to pick up your kids from soccer practice and only refer to your as “Dr. Fancy Pants” if you command her to do so. Google didn’t like that. Continue reading