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Native Advertising: Marketing Beyond the Naked Eye

Recently, while swiping through one of my favorite apps, I stumbled upon a page that was unlike the others—instead of a personal profile for a local professional, it was a recruitment ad for a nearby company. Swipe left to skip … Read more


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Why Your Business Should be on Social Media

One morning after spending about 30 minutes scrolling through the various Social Media apps I have on my phone, I thought to myself “What am I doing? Why am I spending so much time looking through all the various posts … Read more


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How to Master Instagram’s Algorithm

Remember the good ol’ days of chronological Instagram feeds? *Sigh* good times. In 2016, Instagram updated their algorithm making it a little harder to get your post seen when/where you need it to be seen. BUT, not all hope is … Read more


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Schedule Facebook Posts for Later

Recently, I had almost the exact same conversation with two different people. Both times, it went something like this: PERSON: *sigh* I need to dedicate way more time to my business’s social media. Too bad I don’t have the time… … Read more


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My Digital Vacation

I’ve been in the advertising and marketing business since the late 1980’s. In that time, I’ve seen a sea change in the marketing landscape, going from when the newspaper and radio dominated the local advertising scene, to the digital world … Read more


Best Times to Post on Social Media

#MCM #FBF #TBT #WCW – it seems like there’s a designated day to post anything and everything on social media these days. But when is the right time? When will you get the most views, likes, comments, overall engagement? The … Read more


Maximize Your Social Media Engagement

Social media is the ever-growing, ever-changing (friendly and often helpful) beast. With so many different platforms, and new technology always on the horizon, how do you ensure you’re getting the most out of your posts? How do you effectively engage … Read more


Summer Holidays for Your Social Media Calendar

It’s (basically) summer and there’s always something to celebrate! Check out the latest edition of hashtagable holidays to add to your social media calendar. June 2 – #NationalDonutDay June 8- #NationalBestFriendsDay June 21 – #NationalSelfieDay June 23 – #TakeYourDogToWorkDay June … Read more


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Great Success!

For good reasons previously mentioned, we do still enter awards, and this year was so worth it…we came out of the ADDY’s with four shiny new awards! It’s a great feeling to produce winning work, but feels even better knowing … Read more


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How to Write Effective Photo Captions on Social Media

In a world where approximately 52 million photos are shared daily on Instagram, a well-written caption can make all the difference in driving engagement. Let’s be honest, captioning is the hardest part of uploading a photo. After much reading and … Read more


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