Facebook Organic Reach: Dead or Alive? Blabbing with Andrea Vahl

Facebook Organic Reach: Dead or Alive?

I was honored to have Andrea Vahl as a guest on the Marketing Blab. Co-author of Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies, Andrea shared her insights and tips in response to the question is Facebook organic reach dead or alive? Here’s what Andrea shared with the Blab viewers: People are frustrated and irritated because the old days of free reach, fabulous comments and engagement are over. It’s more challenging now because Facebook is a publicly-traded company and, as such, they’re … [Read more...]

What Time You Post On Social Media Doesn’t Matter: Does It?

What time you post on social media

Thanks to guest blogger Robert Nissenbaum. On December 18th, Robert will be my featured guest on the Marketing Blab at 11:30am MT (10:30am PT, 1:30pm ET). Please join us. In the meantime, enjoy his post about timing your posts on social media. Should you or shouldn't you? "When you post on social media doesn't matter." This is one of those statements that has most people thinking I’m a bit off my rocker – at least until you understand my thought process. I get the concept of finding the … [Read more...]

Are You Ready for Commitment? Blabbing with Kim Garst About Social Media Marketing

Committed to Relationships

In September, my guest on the Marketing Blab with Debra, was Kim Garst, founder and owner of Boom! Social. During the show we blabbed about the importance of commitment. “Social selling involves being committed to relationship building so that you can ultimately build the know, like & trust factor so that people will buy from you,” said Kim. When I speak to audiences about marketing, I explain that it’s all about relationships. And Kim’s attitude is in alignment with that concept. She … [Read more...]

Facebook Ads – Advantages and Mistakes: Blabbing with Brian Carter

Facebook Ads Blabbing with Brian Carter

On November 13th, social media keynote speaker, and owner of the digital marketing agency Brian Carter Group, Brian Carter was gracious enough to spend time on the Marketing Blab with Debra. Known for blending marketing, comedy and innovation, Brian explained, “Comedy and laughter helps people learn, keeps them awake, gets their attention and keeps them engaged.” With a delightful sense of humor, Brian engaged the Blab viewers as we dove into the subject of Facebook advertising. While … [Read more...]

The Biggest Mistake Professionals Make on LinkedIn: Are You Doing This?

Biggest mistake on LinkedIn

Each time I speak on the subject of LinkedIn, just about everyone in the room raises their hand saying they receive LinkedIn invitations from people they don’t know. Baffled as to why they’re receiving this invitation from a stranger, their tendency is to ignore it and move on. While one reason they react this way is because they don’t know the other person, another reason is that the invitation is totally impersonal. They open it and see this: “I’d like to add you to my professional network … [Read more...]