December 11, 2012 No comments
Advice from the organizer of one of the best-known eBay groups
Editor’s note: This article is the second of a three-part series that discusses meetup groups for eBay sellers and their benefits. Our first installment in this series about meeting up with eBay groups in person left you with a homework assignment. Read More
December 10, 2012 No comments
5 conversational ways to get your customers talking to and about you
Long ago, it was considered the “gift of gab”—the ability to meet, greet and gain trust with customers who ventured into your store. These days, with so much communication happening at every moment of every day, is it possible that some of us are saying more, yet connecting less? Read More
October 18, 2012 No comments
Service to schedule tweets will go offline Nov. 16.
Managing your Twitter account and finding the right time to post tweets so your followers will see them can be tough. For two years, Timely, a free scheduling service, helped. But the Twitter app will go offline next month. Ethan Bloch, the co-creator of Timely, made the announcement on Wednesday in an email to users. Read More
September 25, 2012 No comments
Social site hopes charging for the feature will promote relevant deals.
Facebook Offers, a previously free marketing tool that allowed businesses to give fans access to special promotions, isn’t free anymore. Facebook announced it will begin charging for the feature. Now, businesses must spend at least $5 in advertising if they want to use Facebook Offers, the social site notes. Read More
September 18, 2012 No comments
How social media sharing influences buyers' choices of what to buy online
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March 2, 2009 No comments
Make valuable professional contacts using this social networking site.
With more than 35 million people on the site, LinkedIn has become the social networking site for business professionals. It’s a great tool for job hunters, of course, but in our research for a new book project, we’ve found that LinkedIn also provides a wealth of free information for anyone, no matter what they’re seeking to accomplish. Read More