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Top 13 Reasons to Use Eventbrite for Events

Eventbrite is a robust web based event management software that will help you manage ticket sales, promotion, information collecting and more for your event. In this post, I’ll share my top 13 reasons to use Eventbrite for events. I’ve written about using Eventbrite to get accurate RSVPS before, but this post will go more in […]

Send Targeted Emails with Mailchimp Goal

Have you ever looked at a product on Amazon and then that product followed you all around the internet? This highly targeted form of advertising works because Amazon place cookies on your computer that lets them serve ads on other websites. Amazon is targeting you based on your interests. You can use MailChimp in a […]

Akron Aeros Find Success with Facebook

Determining your social strategy can be difficult, but implementing one successfully can be even more challenging. This posts highlights the Akron Aeros Minor League Baseball Team, their new owner and how they used Facebook to build and engage their fan base. I got a chance to interview their owner via a friend’s introduction. Ken Babby, […]

Crash My Event

A few weeks ago, I attended an event for the apartment management company I work for and met the team from Crash My Event. You’ve seen the old school photo booths, but Crash My Event puts a whole new spin on it, a social media spin. The Tampa , FL based company will happily crash […]

Facebook 101

Subscribe to Sociallygold and get FREE access to Facebook 101 Video Lesson * indicates required Email Address * Name * Good news! Facebook 101 is launching today! Instead of offering Live courses and force everyone to fit my schedule, I wanted offer recorded social media lessons that you could watch, pause and rewind whenever you […]

How to Violate Facebook Guidelines

Facebook makes it tough to get the attention of your fans, and they place buttons to encourage you to promote your posts all over your page. Facebook Guidelines specifically say “You must not use Facebook features or functionality as a promotion’s registration or entry mechanism. For example, the act of liking a Page or checking in to […]

Social Media Overload

Are you addicted to social media like I am? This infographic from mylife.com shows what people think of their social media, how they consume it, how they share it and what they’re willing to do instead of giving it up. Soon to be Featured Fan Joel A. posted this on Twitter via Flipboard. Social Network Overload flip.it/yAf30 — Joel […]

The Influence of Social Media

The influence of social media is extremely powerful. I have bought three products online that my friends have recommended. I wanted to write a post that could apply to everyone, and not just do a product review of the items iv’e bought. In this post, I’ll share how social media influences purchasing decisions and how […]