Category Archives: Social Media

Networking Yourself Into Business – SOBCon 8/16 Chat

Networking is necessary to have a successful business.  Connections are essential and sometimes we need to leverage those connections.  For some, this doesn’t “feel good.”  It seems too much like “selling” and many don’t want to be in sales.  Although … Continue reading

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Positively Social – How are You Spinning It?

The 12-year old said that, “the haters are motivators.” What if we all took his approach to be more determined to do the right thing in a positive way? Imagine the possibilities.

Join in #PositivelySocial today by using the hashtag to note those things that you see that are “Positively Social.” I am excited to see how we can talk about things in a more civil and understanding manner…even when we don’t agree. Continue reading

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Keep It Simple – Using Storify to Create a TweetChat Transcript

This week’s Keep It Simple Post is to offer tips on using Storify to create a tweetchat transcript. 7 tips to generate a transcript quickly and easily using Storify. Continue reading

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Keep It Simple: 3 Tips to Increase Accessibility on Your Blog or Website

Think about this: Adults w/ disabilities spend two times as much time online as those w/o disabilities. Are they spending that time with you? People with disabilities are 18% of US pop with $175 billion in discretionary spending power. Can you ignore that? I wouldn’t, which is why these 3 tips can help and the additional resources listed can make a difference. Continue reading

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Keep It Simple: Tips for hosting a Tweetchat

I am fortunate enough to moderate two very busy chats, SMChat on Wednesdays at 1pm ET and the #SOBCon chat on the third Thursday of the month. Along the way, I’ve come up with some tips to offer that will be helpful if you find yourself in the moderation hot seat. Continue reading

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Keep It Simple: 5 Tips for Participating in Tweetchats

The Keep It Simple Series offers a few simple social mediatips to help others as they participate in social media…and sometimes they even serveas a reminder to myself.  These 5 tips are specifically for when you are participating in tweetchats, … Continue reading

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Uncertainty and Leveraging it for Your Business

For this month’s SOBCon chat we will have a special guest – author and entrepreneur, Jonathan Fields.  Jonathan’s latest book came out this fall and is titled, “Uncertainty – Turning Fear and Doubt into Fuel for Brilliance.”  We are going … Continue reading

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Keep It Simple Series – The Rules of Social Media

Sometimes social media can be confusing or even difficult, especially if you are just joining.  So every Friday, I do a post on how to keep it simple.  This week I want to cover the Rules of Social Media… I … Continue reading

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Keep It Simple – The Equation for Social Media Success

The Friday, Keep It Simple Series, goes super simple this week as I share the equation for social media success. Continue reading

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Keep It Simple – Top 3 Reasons to Love Social Media

I recently was invited to write a post for 12Most.com - I chose to write the 12 Most Important Reasons to Love Social Media.  I thought I’d share a few of those reasons as part of the Friday, Keep It Simple … Continue reading

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