How to Effectively Run an Email Marketing Campaign

Last week we had our very first Twitter chat and we talked about email marketing campaigns. We had six questions that we tweeted out throughout the hour, and our followers responded to these tweets with their answers. Our Twitter chat focused on the basics of email marketing; what works and what doesn’t. Below are all […]

How to Correctly Pitch a Press Release to Journalists

After constructing a well written press release comes the hard part—pitching it to journalists who may be interested in covering your story. Press releases are formal announcements of company news used to inform local media groups. The goal of sending a press release is to get media coverage for your company’s event or launch. Even […]

How To Write a Press Release Journalists Will Read

If you’re planning an event, launching a product, or introducing anything new to your consumers, you need to spread the word. Social media and online advertising will do just that, but you need something formal and detailed, known as a press release, that can be sent to prominent businesses and media groups. Although many people […]

Important Tips for Making Viral Videos

Within the last 30 days, the world witnessed Candace Payne (the Chewbacca Mom) become an Internet sensation because of a short video she recorded while trying on a Chewbacca mask she purchased at Kohl’s. In addition to Internet and TV exposure, the Chewbacca Mom also has earned almost $500,000 in gifts and scholarships for her […]

5 Must Have Tools for Online Marketing

  Online marketing, including social media, is a game of finding the ideal balance between quantity and quality. The goal is to have the most relevant content and reach as many people as possible while spending as little money as possible. Then, of course, tracking the results. All of that sounds great and dandy until it […]