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Social Media Training

This past weekend I went to Texas Hillel and gave a social media training session for their Israel Advocacy Team. My two hour session starts with an introduction to Twitter and Facebook as well as social media secrets. Take a look at the Prezi and you may even learn something new   Social media articles […]

Best Email Marketing

E-Mail marketing always proves to be a challenge in that there are so many services, some free for certain levels, and some paid. I initially started my SociallyGold e-mail list with MailChimp because it’s free for under 2,000 subscribers and sending less than 12,000 emails a month. You’ll have to pay if you decide to […]

What is a Social Media Manager?

A social media manager is someone who manages online networks for brands, companies or organizations. Social media marketing is taking off and businesses are struggling to keep up with user trends. Social media can also be defined as an extension of your brand. It provides a behind the scenes look at what you are doing to engage current […]

Create Social Media Share Links

  A trend in web design is to create social media share links, and when clicked on, encourage users to write a comment about the website in question.  The idea is to increase web traffic, and ideally, convert leads into new customers. This is an Example of a Facebook Share Link <a href=”http://www.facebook.com/sharer.php?u=http://www.sociallygold.com“>Share This Link on Facebook</a> […]

Social Media Icons

As a graphic designer, I find myself constantly needing logos of social media sites for flyers, emails, websites and more. Below is a running list of links to social media icons that you can download. Social Media Sites/brands make their icons and logos readily available as they are conscious about brand recognition. Facebook Twitter  Pinterest Tumblr […]

How to Get More Followers on Twitter

So you have a Twitter account and you are asking yourself “How Do I Get Twitter Followers?” In this post I’ll explain how. Example 1.  Twitter for Business If you are using Twitter to promote your business or website, follow those who follow a competitor or similar business. If you are a restaurant who wants […]