How To Handle Negativity in Social Media or Reviews


No Matter how much you try, someone is going to say something negative about your business at some point on social media or in a review. When that time arrives there are basically 3 main choices you can make in reaction to the negativity. They are Flight, Fight and Flood. In this short article we will cover each method and its best use.

How to Get Positive Reviews Online


Over 70% of online customers rely on reviews to make their decisions. Having good reviews of your business or product online could mean the difference between getting more customers wondering what went wrong this month as you pay your bills and have nothing left over.  This articles main focus will be on how to obtain new positive reviews for your company online on review sites.

How To Handle Bad Online Reviews


Beacons are Better than Bacon


Yup, the title says it all (or was it just an online marketing version of a beacon to lure your attention to this article). I know to some just the mere thought of something being greater than the mighty bacon is inconceivable (i before e except after c) but I think for marketing purposes having a beacon near the cash register will be far better than bacon that lures people into your establishment. I mean possibly having to replace the battery in a beacon a couple times a year is far less frequent than constantly replenishing the delicious plate of bacon and you will have zero possibility of grease stains on your clothes with the beacon might just be enough of an advantage to back my point alone.

If you have no admiration for salted or smoked pork products and wonder why I am even talking about them it is really to express how great I feel that the beacons will become a marketing tool that will be a dramatic impact on businesses that can harness the marketing push that these beacons will give them.

How to Build a Website on Your Own: Web Design 101

webdesign101Building a website from scratch can be a daunting task filled with that if’s and how about this scenarios. Many people look at all it it takes and decide to hire a professional. However, it doesn’t mean you can’t take on the project by yourself. If you have the basic knowledge and some patience as well as time, you should be able to tackle the project on your own using online resources that are at your fingertips. If you follow these tips on how to start a website and you’ll be on your way to creating your online presence.