Is Your Twitter In Balance?

  Make certain your Twitter account is in balance: Be sure that you are not following more people then follow you. It is important to have both followers and to follow on Twitter, but it does not look appropriate to others if you are following significantly more...

Where to place your Print Advertising Budget

  Choosing a print marketing plan can be can be a daunting task. Numerous appointments with advertising sales people may leave you opting for the publication with the best rate or seemingly good deal. The trap here is advertising dollars spent and bang for the...

How To Search For Your Friends On Twitter

  Log in to your account In the top search box, type in their name (make sure you’re typing in the search box and not the box where you write tweets) In the results, if you turn up with nothing check that the selected tab above the results is...

Send a Holiday Card

  With all of the emphasis on getting new business, it’s important to focus on keeping current and former clients happy too. A personal touch can go a long way. Make it a point to send a holiday card to your clients. You will keep yourself fresh in their...

Write a Blog

  Blogging is the new way for you to put your ideas in front of others on the internet. Millions of people get on the internet every day to write (aka “blog”) about their thoughts and opinions. There are many sites where you can blog for free, or you...

What is MerchantCircle and Should You Join?

  If you couldn’t tell already, we’re a big fan of free marketing. If it costs you nothing, it can’t hurt to try. MerchantCircle.com promotes itself as the world’s largest online network of local business owners. MerchantCircle is a cross...