Learn your ABG’s by Hassan del Campo ALWAYS BE CLOSING GIVING. Napoleon Hill once proclaimed in one of his famed lectures, “I don’t know of any one quality or trait that can get a person an opportunity quicker than to go out of his or her way to do somebody a favor.” Always be giving – Go the extra mile. … Continue reading Why ‘Always Be Giving’ is a Must for Every Business
by Hassan del Campo, Social Mediums optimization. If you’ve been a reader of the Micro Business Monday blog since our inception you’ll notice that we use this word a lot. But it’s important. In the social media sphere, optimization essentially means employing techniques that ensure someone will discover your business. The process usually begins with identifying keywords for your niche … Continue reading 7 Things Every New Business Must Do
by Hassan del Campo, Social Mediums Don’t take this personal. We know starting and growing a business has its challenges. And usually, “hacks” are welcomed because we really should be working smarter not harder. Unless your aim is to create the digital equivalent of a Rube Goldberg machine, then you obviously want to do both. But, sometimes our genuine attempts … Continue reading These Are the Hacks Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid (Facebook & Instagram Edition)
by Hassan del Campo, Social Mediums As a new and emerging business, you always learn to embrace the journey. But, sometimes we need to look more established than we already are. It’s just the nature of things – people are likely to be hesitant about a new business (especially if they suspect they are the first customer). … Continue reading How to Look like a Big Business
by Hassan del Campo, Social Mediums Is there a correlation between keywords and hashtag popularity? I’m not sure, but it’s a novel idea. If you think about it, Instagram hashtags can be used in the same way Google AdWords Keyword Planner tool guides you on which mix of keywords to use for your ad copy. Keyword Planner shows you the range of average … Continue reading Is there a correlation between Keywords and Hashtags?
by Hassan del Campo, Social Mediums As business owners, we often think of customer service as a conditional, momentary instance centered around the exchange of goods and services between our business and another person. The reality is that there is an afterlife of our customer service that continues to live on to the detriment or benefit of our … Continue reading Your Customer’s Hidden Asset
by Dan Sincavage, Tenfold With competitiveness being rated now on a global scale and competition rising up from almost any part of the world, the need for intelligence data is fast becoming a necessity to keep up with consumer and market trends. While business intelligence data concentrates on the inner workings of an enterprise—whether their metrics are within … Continue reading What is marketing intelligence data?
by Hassan del Campo, Social Mediums If you read our trends in social media for 2018 last year, you would know our predictions for this New Year include the rise of voice, video, and voice-enabled devices as mediums for businesses to utilize. Last year Anchor.fm registered on our radar as a free, alternative, easy-to-use platform to publish audio content directly … Continue reading Six Tips to use Anchor.fm for Your Small Business
by Hassan del Campo, Social Mediums Could it be? Apparently, Facebook is going back to its origins – and we couldn’t be happier. At Micro Business Monday there’s always been a cognitive dissonance towards Facebook. On one hand, it’s literally the most popular social platform in the world (with Instagram a close second) and one of the most user-friendly … Continue reading Facebook Shuts Down Newsfeed for Businesses, Now What?
by Hassan del Campo, Social Mediums Eventbrite is a mainstay in our arsenal of marketing and branding tools. For the new entrepreneur or seasoned business owner, the platform can be highly effective beyond its intended purpose. Aside from being a popular site for promoting events, Eventbrite is good for SEM and reaching audiences organically (hi, Facebook). Below … Continue reading How to use Eventbrite (correctly) for Your Business