Archive for June, 2012

UWCCorp Scam Debunked as Company Shifts Focus to Social Marketing

Written by Local Marketing on June 30th, 2012. Posted in News

Social Marketing Is Increasingly Vital to Many Small Businesses — but Some Say That Amateur Social Media Campaigns Are More Trouble Than They Are Worth; a Company Called UWCCorp Is Seeking to Debunk That Claim — as Well as the Claims of a UWCCorp Scam

Using social media, entrepreneurship and creativity to sell mud

Written by Local Marketing on June 30th, 2012. Posted in News

Posted June 29, 2012, at 10:44 a.m. Last modified June 29, 2012, at 12:50 p.m. In 2009, Harvard Business School student Will Dean thought that he could attract 500 people to enter a challenging race which included mud pits and man-made obstacles.

6 Ways to Improve Your Business Blog

Written by Local Marketing on June 30th, 2012. Posted in News

Business blogging is a great content marketing tactic for many reasons. It can establish your business as a trusted resource and provide a place to show your brand personality. People want to do business with other people, not a faceless corporation.

YouTube helps advertisers spread information

Written by Local Marketing on June 29th, 2012. Posted in News

ADVERTISERS like YouTube because it presents them with tonnes of opportunities that don’t exist anywhere else: millions of users watching, sharing, and engaging with billions of videos every day.

Zappos' Social Media Guru Just Revealed Facebook's Hidden Ad Secret

Written by Local Marketing on June 29th, 2012. Posted in News

Yet, even without bringing the totality of the customer data that Facebook owns to the party, Zappos still gets a 3.5 to 1 return on ad dollars spent on the social network.

Awareness raises $2M in equity

Written by Local Marketing on June 29th, 2012. Posted in News

Awareness Inc. in Burlington, a provider of social media marketing software, has raised $2 million in equity out of a $2.7 million offering from two investors, according to federal filings.

To Tweet or not to Tweet: A beginner’s guide for brand awareness on Twitter

Written by Local Marketing on June 28th, 2012. Posted in News

How best to take advantage of Twitter to increase awareness of your brand or product? A new free report offers some suggestions born of three months' worth of analysis.

Workshops at SMX East Best Rates Available Now

Written by Local Marketing on June 28th, 2012. Posted in News

Attend a comprehensive workshop conducted by leading experts in internet and search marketing at SMX East. Workshops will be held on October 1, immediately preceding SMX East on October 2-4 in New York City.

Earning a place in the future of marketing

Written by Local Marketing on June 28th, 2012. Posted in News

Marketing today has so many different guises that it’s impossible for professionals to live by one skill alone.

6 Ways to Improve Your Business Blog

Written by Local Marketing on June 27th, 2012. Posted in News

Business blogging is a great content marketing tactic for many reasons. It can establish your business as a trusted resource and provide a place to show your brand personality. People want to do business with other people, not a faceless corporation.