Here are five things you ‘could’ do on your site, but they are five things you shouldn’t. Put music on your site that plays automatically – Have you even been at a department store and picked up an item that started playing music? People turn and stare and no matter what the tune is, you … Read More
Twitter has been around for a while now, and has gained immense popularity as of recent. Because of this, Twitter has learned a lot about how people use the service. They have updated their terms of service, or the rules of how people can use Twitter. It’s always important to stick to the terms of … Read More
Frankly, I’m getting tired of everyone talking about the recession. Times are tough. Money is tight. Whining about the current situation won’t help your business. Take matters into your own hands and work to improve your business. The best way to generate sales is through marketing. The key to successful marketing is to understand how … Read More
Sometimes the fault of marketing lands on the inventors. For proof, just look at the first installment of this three-part series. I’m still appalled that no one raised an eyebrow at that. The fact there hasn’t been a backlash in the black community is puzzling and a little disturbing. Where’s Jesse Jackson’s tirade on a … Read More
Absolute Marketing Group has served more than 325 clients in the last 40 months. Regardless of industry, there has always been one constant – a tight budget. Effective marketing doesn’t require large budgets. All too often clients feel they can’t compete because they do not have $100,000 per year to unleash their logo on every … Read More
So you’ve jumped into Social Media and are Tweeting, Following and Friending like a Pro. Great. You’re also commenting intelligently on blogs and sending out RT Luv on a regular basis. Fabulous. So – who’s talking about YOU, and what are they saying? If you’re logging directly into Facebook and Twitter, you’re seeing your friends’ … Read More
The broken pagination at the bottom of the blog pages has been resolved – we are using a custom loop to display posts, and this breaks the WordPress default pagination, therefore one must use a workaround to make it work again. I also installed a plugin called WP-PageNavi which does a very handy job of … Read More
Absolute Marketing Group would like to thank everyone who attended our Client Night Out on August 3. It was good turn out and everyone seemed to have a great time. For those of you who were unable to attend, here is what you missed. Gyros.”Beverages”. More gyros. Rain. Sun. Baseball. More “beverages”. It’s always a … Read More
As the proliferation of social media continues, it is my job as a marketing professional to stay on top of all this chaos. It takes some adjustment, but when I’m feeling overwhelmed configuring Twitter into Facebook or in a conference discussing viral content for YouTube integration, I ask myself one very simple question.
What would Demi Moore do?
Social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube provide inexpensive resources for connecting with core members of your target market. While this technology and subsequent marketing strategies are fairly uncharted, it’s important to understand that social marketing has a unique value that is different than any other medium. I graduated in the winter of 2007. … Read More