An End-of-the-Year Thank You from SBN Marketing

post by Stephanie Nelson December is a special month for SBN Marketing.  Not only do we have the holidays, December is the month that SBN Marketing got its start.  So it just seems fitting, a few days after celebrating our 2-year anniversary and a week or so before the holidays hit us, to use a blog…

What They Don’t Tell You About Owning a Business

post by Stephanie Nelson I try to keep posts on this blog focused on social media and SEO – changes in algorithms, how tos, tips, advice and the like.  But after noticing that it’s been months since my last post, I felt today NEEDED a post, pretty much about anything.  And it seems quite fitting to…

Updated: Social Media for Small Businesses

post by Stephanie Nelson About a year ago, I was asked to give a presentation on Social Media for Small Businesses. Amazingly enough, in just that short bit of time, things have changed to a point that it became time to update the presentation before I last gave it a couple weeks ago.  For those of…

Social Media For Personal Branding

post by Stephanie Nelson So the holidays are over, and so is January for that matter.  January brought a lot of opportunity for SBN Marketing, which has been AWESOME! One of those opportunities was to present on how to use social media to build your personal brand to a great group of students in the Lambda…

Social Media for Branding Video Available

post by Stephanie Nelson As I mentioned in earlier posts, my presentation on Using Social Media to Build Your Brand at THE GeekFest this year was recorded.  And as promised, now that the video has been uploaded, I’m sharing it here on the SBN Marketing blog! So without further adieu…the Using Social Media to Build Your Brand video!…

Using Social Media for Branding Presentation

post by Stephanie Nelson My presentation at The GeekFest went really well, and I got some great feedback on my topic, Using Social Media to Build Your Brand! As promised, the presentation slides have been uploaded to SlideShare, and the preso is embedded below. The presentation was also live-streamed and recorded.  Once the video is released,…

Speaking at Geekfest!

post by Stephanie Nelson Catch me November 15th at CPCC Levine Campus in Matthews speaking at The Geekfest on Using Social Media to Build Your Brand.  My talk will focus on the hows and whys of using various social outlets to build a brand, whether it’s personal, professional or corporate.  Hint: The basics are the same.…

Social Media for Competitive Analysis

post by Stephanie Nelson As someone who’s been in the advertising and marketing game for almost 20 years, I can attest to how important competitive analysis is.  Taking a look at what your competitors are doing to market themselves can often help you determine if your own marketing efforts are heading in the right direction.…