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Clickable Calls-to-Action (CTA) - 20 Critical Do's and Don'ts


Artcle by: Hubspot Calls-to-action (CTAs) are one of the most critical inbound marketing tools. Whether they take the form of anchor text links, images, or buttons, CTAs are what motivate and direct your visitors to take a desired action, usually on Read more

Why Online and Offline Marketing Integration is so Important


  I'm a big believer that you need to create strategies for your online and offline marketing integration in order to establish a unified message about your brand and capture audiences from every media source. It's not enough anymore to Read more

How to Activate Your New Twitter Profile


Once again Twitter has made some pretty substantial updates and one of them includes the new "look" to your profile, much like that of the Facebook Timeline. Activating it is pretty simple and I'm going to show you how to Read more

I’ve compiled a few resources that you can use to get your social media marketing and local online search portfolios started.  It includes everything from blogging platforms to time saving automation tools we use or have used for our own clients.

I’ll be adding to this list periodically as I find new and exciting resources that I know will help you improve your marketing and help save you precious time.

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Domain Names

GoDaddy.com

Hosts

JB Servers

Hostgator.com

Hostmonster.com

FTP Software

FileZilla   (free)

Ipswitch  (I’ve used this one for years)

Newsletter/Autoresponder Services

Mail Chimp

Getresponse

Aweber  

Marketing Sites

Squidoo

Hubpages 

Facebook

Twitter 

Linkedin

Google Places 

Yelp 

Youtube

Vimeo 

Blog Software

WordPress.org 

Automation

Sendible  

Social Oomph 

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Recommended Books

Crush It!: Why NOW Is the Time to Cash In on Your Passion

No Bullshit Social Media: The All-Business, No-Hype Guide to Social Media Marketing

Social Location Marketing: Outshining Your Competitors on Foursquare, Gowalla, Yelp & Other Location Sharing Sites

Social Media Marketing: The Next Generation of Business Engagement


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