Marketing Resources

Resources for getting help

By |May 6th, 2014|

Think Backwards

By |January 23rd, 2014|

Social Media Marketing Tools

By |December 13th, 2013|

Twitter

  • hashtagify.me  Finds related hashtags and allows you to drill down to find new hashtags.
  • Topsy.com  Shows what is being shared.

YouTube

  • Viral Video Chart, by Unruly

Keywords

  • Google Global Market Finder
  • bing.com/social
  • Google site:twitter.com keyword

Blogs

Review Sites

QR Codes

By |November 8th, 2013|

QR code services, tools and utilities by www.qr4.nl

The above link will take you to a site where you can create QR codes with images in the center.

Excellent Websites

By |February 23rd, 2013|

These website do two things well:

  1. They tell you in 2 seconds or less what they sell, what need they fill, and why you should say on the site.
  2. They tell you what they want you to do next.

Google Keyword Planner (was Google Keyword Tool)

By |November 15th, 2012|

All else equal, it’s better to have your keywords or keyphrases (the words people type into Google to find what you’re selling) in your domain name.  To find out what people are searching for, don’t make any assumptions, but rather use the free Google Keyword Tool.  Here’s how: […]

Online Video and Animation Creation Websites

By |October 17th, 2012|

You’ve probably been wowed by some sites that have storytelling animations on their homepage.  It’s a great way to captivate your viewers and tell your story far more effectively than with a plain, static page.  Here are some sites that enable you to create animations: […]

Royalty Free Music for Video Production

By |October 17th, 2012|

If you use music for which you don’t own the rights as the soundtrack for a video, you’re likely to get flagged as a copyright violator.  YouTube is particularly nasty about this.  Facebook also will threaten to shut down your account if if happens too often.

The following are three sites that come highly recommended by a friend in the music/advertising business.   These stock music libraries allow you to preview royalty free music for download.  […]

What it Takes To Rank Well on Google

By |October 8th, 2012|

Google Logo

Let’s pretend you have a hardware store in Hood River, Oregon.  Here’s what you need to do to rank well on Google.  […]

Mail Lists and Forums Using Google Groups

By |September 28th, 2012|

Google Groups can be used both as a mail list and an online forum or bulletin board.  […]