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10 Must Haves for Your 2013 Online Marketing To Do List

Posted by Allison Semancik

Whoa. Can you believe another year has gone by? I know we all say it, but I truly am amazed how quickly the months roll by.

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Tags: Online Marketing Tips, Online Marketing Advice, Inbound Marketing Strategy

3 Reasons a Free Offer is Vital to Your Online Marketing Success

Posted by Allison Semancik

When you are just starting out with online marketing for your business, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. 

You have so many options when it comes to online marketing that it's difficult to decide where to start.

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Tags: Online Lead Generation, Online Marketing Tips, Online Marketing Advice

3 Reasons You Need Both Email Marketing and Social Media

Posted by Allison Semancik

With so much attention placed on social media, many businesses wonder if email marketing is still important. I often get asked:

"Is email marketing still worth my time or should I dedicate more time to social media marketing now?"

Now, if you ask this question to a bunch of online marketers, you're going to get a bunch of different answers.

Some people will say you should forget email and focus your efforts on Facebook. Others will say that Instagram and Pinterest are the best place for your business. And there will be some people who say that email marketing is even more important than social media.

My response to you is that you need to address all the preferences of your diverse audience. That means some people will prefer email and some will prefer social media. But even if they prefer social media, email will, a lot of the times, be the winner when it comes to creating sales.

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Tags: Email Marketing Tips, Email Marketing, Online Marketing Advice

It's Okay to Ask for Help With Your Online Marketing

Posted by Allison Semancik

As an entrepreneur, I know how many hats we wear: manager, salesperson, project manager, customer service and more.

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Tags: Online Marketing Tips, Online Marketing Advice

3 Reasons a Free Offer is Vital to Your Online Marketing Success

Posted by Allison Semancik

When you are just starting out with online marketing for your business, it can be overwhelming to decide where to start. Email marketing, social media, blogging? And you might not always have all the time and resources you'd like in order to do everything.

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Tags: Online Lead Generation, Online Marketing Tips, Online Marketing Advice

3 Ways to Rev Up Your Online Marketing

Posted by Allison Semancik

We all get complacent at one time or another. I know I've been eating the same basic breakfast for the past 6 months.

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Tags: Online Marketing Tips, Online Marketing Advice, Marketing Campaigns

Patience is a Virtue When It Comes to Online Marketing

Posted by Allison Semancik
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Tags: Online Marketing Advice, Marketing Patience is a Virtue

10 Must Haves for Your 2012 Online Marketing To Do List

Posted by Allison Semancik

As we near the end of the year, businesses are looking for ways to increase sales in the coming year. That means setting new goals and implementing new plans.

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Tags: Online Marketing Tips, Online Marketing Advice

The Best Online Marketing Advice Ever

Posted by Allison Semancik

When you are just starting out with online marketing for your business, it can be overwhelming to decide where to start. Email marketing, social media, blogging? And you might not always have all the time and resources you'd like in order to do everything.

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Tags: Online Lead Generation, Online Marketing Tips, Online Marketing Advice