An Overview of Trends in Social Media Being Used in the Apartment Industry

April 7, 2014

The apartment industry is just like most industries I have encountered when it comes to jumping on the social media train. There are fears, misguided ideas on how it’s done, and plenty of excuses as to why it’s not right for their company. (Hint: Your excuses are probably not much different even if you in [...]

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The adventures of @fakeWalterV via @DanaMNelson – using Social Media to make an impression

April 23, 2012

What kind of impression does your marketing strategy make? Earlier this year, the Chamber of Commerce held its annual Tri-State Business Expo. We love trade shows and expos. We love attending them, we love ‘working’ them, we love designing compelling booths and displays for them. Our booth for the 2012 Business Expo was a celebration [...]

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Blogs and Gooeyness

June 6, 2011

Learning has always been fun for me. Usually the fun, the rush, the excitement comes from something I’ve experienced or discovered. This discovery process and the acquisition of knowledge sometimes takes years to fully develop, sometimes it’s immediate, but it is always occurring. Never has the acquisition of knowledge been easier than it is today. [...]

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How will Social Media change your marketing strategy in 2011

December 6, 2010

Guest author, Dana M Nelson, is a social media strategist residing in Southern Indiana. She has recently been nominated to be on the Social Media Club’s SMCEDU Board of Advisors. As we wind down the year and look at Social Media and the future it has in your marketing strategy, let’s take a fun look [...]

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14 Ways to use Twitter for Business (if you’re my competitor)

November 29, 2010

Twitter can be a clever addition to your suite of marketing tools. Short, concise statements, helpful conversations, shared inspirations and links to more info are some of the best ways that twitter can be used for business. However, if you are my competitor, here is how you should use twitter: Autorespond to everyone who follows [...]

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Where’s Walter – On the roof

October 29, 2010

Find us on Facebook Find us on Facebook The Where’s Walter series highlights the mysterious activities of the owner of AmeriStamp Sign-A-Rama in Southern Indiana. See all of the Where’s Walter posts.

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Google Maps: We’re a Favorite Place!

January 7, 2010
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We recently received a letter from Google stating that in 2009 our business profile received thousands of views in Google Maps. Now, we have been chosen as a Google Maps Favorite Place! Are you a favorite place, too? If not, the first step is to set up your FREE Business Profile so Google Maps can [...]

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LinkedIn as a Marketing Tool

December 21, 2009

First and foremost, LinkedIn can be a valuable part of an overall marketing strategy.  It is one of many tools that, when used effectively, can generate buzz about your knowledge and capabilities.  But to start with any one tool, whether it’s blogging, attending networking meetings, or designing a killer brochure, lets you run the risk [...]

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Social Media, Clunkers

August 3, 2009

First, let me start off by saying that I’ll try not to let this get too political in the future but I had to share this thought: The government recently acquired partial ownership of some auto companies here in the U.S.. Now, they are running a ‘special’ (read: Cash for Clunkers) on trade-ins to get [...]

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SmallerIndiana.com

July 27, 2009

Well I’ve recently been introduced to many of the wonders of social networking and how it can add sales to my business. My newest discovery happened in Vegas. However, this discovery will not stay in Vegas as so many things tend to do. This discovery is smallerindiana.com a ning.com social network. It’s excellent! If you [...]

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