Tips for Prioritizing Marketing Efforts Right Now | SEO & Social Media Management | SBN Marketing

Tips for Prioritizing Marketing Efforts Right Now

These are strange times. Stay at home orders and such have most of us getting information and news in different ways than we would under “normal” circumstances. As business owners, we need to consider this change in a variety of ways, too. Economic changes make looking at where are dollars are going crucial. But where…

Tips to Take Advantage of Increased Screen Time | SEO & Social Media Management | SBN Marketing

Tips to Take Advantage of Increased Screen Time

These are strange times. The county I’m in goes on a mandatory stay-at-home order tomorrow at 8am, and many big cities around the US are a day or two ahead of us on all mandates. I’m seeing businesses shift left and right in order just to stay in business, and I’m seeing the prowess of…

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Take Advantage of Your Google My Business Page

post by Stephanie Nelson Late last year, Google announced that it was shuttering its Google+ program. Last week, emails were sent to Google+ page owners that the shut down was going to begin in April of this year. With this, there’s no better time for business owners to take advantage of their Google My Business…

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Google Organic Algorithm Changes: The Medic Update

post by Stephanie Nelson Back in August, Google rolled out yet another of its organic algorithm updates, with changes to this update continually rolling out. This update has widely been referred to as the Medic Update because it seemed focused on health/medical sites. However, the updates seem to have also affected  many different niches including…

What’s Your Social Media Strategy?

post by Stephanie Nelson It would seem, based on how often we’re asked by clients and friends, the biggest questions in social media are: “What should I post?” and “How often should I post?” This may seem like a cheesy, cop-out answer, but the best answer is, “Post what matters to you and your audience…

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Is Dilly-Dallying Killing You Online?

post by Stephanie Nelson It’s a little-known fact, but several online outlets have a timer on you, and your dilly-dallying may be killing your online presence. Facebook, for example, times you when your business page receives a direct message. The sooner you respond, the more likely your page will be marked as responsive, and you’ll be…

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Don’t Put All Your Eggs in One Basket

post by Stephanie Nelson As I was scrolling through Facebook this morning, I came across an article about how digital publisher LittleThings is shutting down, and they blame Facebook’s algorithm for their downfall. The article went on to talk about how LittleThings has amassed over 12 million Facebook fans and regularly produced video via Facebook…

social media marketing vs digital marketing | SEO & Social Media Maven Stephanie Nelson | SBN Marketing

Social Media Marketing vs Digital Marketing

post by Stephanie Nelson Recently, I was asked to define the difference between social media marketing and digital marketing. Here was my answer: Social media marketing incorporates solely social media outlets – Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+, etc. Some practitioners may expand the definition to include social profile outlets like Yelp, Google My Business –…

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Do You Really Need A Blog?

post by Stephanie Nelson The short answer is: YES! A blog offers tremendous benefits on a variety of fronts, especially in SEO and social media. Among those benefits are: Increased credibility as an industry expert. The more you can say about a subject, the more your site’s visitors will see you know about the subject.…