50+ Ways to Promote Your Business

This week’s Marketing Monday edition of the Freestyle Biz Bulletin is loaded with tips, pointers and insights from around the web. Your business is unique, so your marketing strategy should reflect that. If you’re like most of us, your marketing plan is a work in progress. Here are a few articles you might find helpful to get you thinking in the right direction:

MARKETING
15 Email Marketing Tips for Small Business (Forbes)
4 Innovative Ways to Use Video to Promote Your Business (Mashable)
6 PR Tips for Generating Publicity for Your Startup (Young Entrepreneur)
6 Ways to Get More Client Testimonials (Intuit Small Business)
Business Logo Redesign Ideas (Logo Mojo)
Hub Webinar: Six Signs Your Website is Ineffective (Micro Business Hub)
Networking: Stop Hiding Behind Your Computer (StartUp Nation)
5 Low-Cost Ways to Make a Marketing Splash in Your Local Community (Entrepreneur)

SOCIAL MEDIA
7 Tips for Building a Power Network in LinkedIn (Entrepreneur)
How to Look Stupid in 140 Characters (Micro Business Hub)
Interesting Twitter Stats for Business (Technology in Business)
Social Media Marketing Explained in 61 Words (WebInkNow)
3 Things Marketers Keep Forgetting About Facebook (Inkling Media)

3 Ways to Supercharge Fan Engagement on Facebook

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Source: Entrepreneur Magazine

For most business owners, their biggest Facebook challenge is keeping fans consistently engaged. Whether you have 135 or 13,500 likes, the only way to really profit from a business page is to motivate fans to click, share and, eventually, act by buying a product or signing up for an event.

When applied consistently, these three strategies can turn the tide and increase fans’ interaction with your Facebook page:

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