Social media is a great platform for building your brand. The large audience base means you can reach very many people without spending large amounts of money. However, Social media will not work for you if you do not pay due attention to certain pitfalls while promoting your business. Such pitfalls include lack of proper planning, not knowing your target audience well, not targeting your messaging appropriately and not paying attention to your competitors. A small mistake can hurt your brand building efforts, pay attention to the pitfalls below, avoid them at all costs and watch your brand flourish. Lack of proper planning Like any other marketing strategy, you need to plan your social media marketing strategy. The strategy should clearly outline … [Read more...] about Social media pitfalls to avoid when marketing your brand
There’s a lot of confusion in the blog-o-sphere about whether or not to make your online blogging business an LLC. You know your blog is a business, but you’re not sure if you’re ready to transition from hobby blogging to a full-fledged business owner. This is a big step, and it’s not right for every blogger. First, you need to learn what an LLC actually means for your blog, and from there you can make the big decision for yourself. Forming a business like an LLC brings its own set of tax and legal complications. As a blogger, you’re already considered self-employed for tax purposes. Anyone who pays quarterly taxes or who files independently knows the struggle of keeping up with these changing rules and regulations. Always consult a qualified accountant or business lawyer before making … [Read more...] about Does Your Blog Need to be an LLC?
When you have poured your heart and soul into creating your blog, establishing yourself in the blogosphere and attracting loyal fans, upgrading can be a daunting prospect. After all, you could end up with downtime, a less reliable host, security issues or even losing some crucial information. Luckily, my guide below deal with all of these worries, so read on to put your mind at rest. Should I switch to the cloud? Many bloggers worry about swapping from shared hosting platform to cloud hosting ones. After all, the majority of blogs still run on the former and new developments can be scary. However, if you research into this area, you will discover that there are many substantial benefits to switching to cloud hostings. One, in particular, is that because you're sites … [Read more...] about 5 Key Upgrading Your Blog Questions Answered!
Facebook has recently been in the news for all the wrong reasons. As a scandal involving the leak of millions of profiles dominated international headlines, the stock price plunged as CEO Mark Zuckerberg scrambled to contain the crisis. Could this mark the end of Facebook as we know it? I think not. Whereas it’s impossible to predict the future with certainty, businesses will continue advertising on Facebook and using it to engage both customers and prospects for the following reasons. Two Billion Active Users and Counting At more than 2 billion monthly active users and still growing, Facebook is the world’s largest social media platform. This enormous user base is 600 million clear of the world’s most populous nation China. Even with the shock of the Cambridge Analytica … [Read more...] about 7 Reasons Businesses Will Continue to Use Facebook Despite the Cambridge Analytica Scandal
Are you thinking about how to get more Instagram followers in present year? Before now, it is some difficult to get more Instagram followers and Instagram has also changed now. But you have not to worry, it’s not only you seeing less number of likes, everyone is thinking or seeing like you. You need a fresh plan and methodology if you want to get more Instagram followers in 2018 because the game has changed now. To get more Instagram followers in this year, here are some tips that you need to follow. Make Curated Instagram Visually and Complete Your Profile You need to pay attention to your Instagram profile, like how your Instagram feed is visible to others if you want to get more Instagram followers this year. Why your business Instagram … [Read more...] about 7 New Ways to Get Instagram Followers in 2018
We live in a world where almost every aspect of what we do on a daily basis – from what we eat for breakfast to our commute to work or college to the bars and clubs we frequent at night – can be documented in intimate details thanks to social media. However, one issue with the ease with which such data can be collected is that the amount of information you end up with is simply overwhelming. In the days before digital cameras, you would take a few rolls of film on holiday and then select only the best and most memorable ones to print and store in an album. Today, virtually every picture, regardless of whether it is good or bad, is stored somewhere. If you want to document your life in a more discerning way that allows you to take stock every now and then and look back over your … [Read more...] about How to document your life