Ever notice how some blogs have a lot of comments while others have none. If you want people to comment on your blog, the best thing to do is send a strong call to action at the end of your post.
The 3 most effective ways to increase your lead-conversion rate are to:
- Be there first!
- Always be there!
- Be persistent!
One of the biggest misconceptions with online marketing is that social media is only for large companies. The truth is that small businesses that invest in social media can improve customer (or client) loyalty and traditional word of mouth marketing efforts.
Social media is useful for almost every type of business. It helps to build brand reputation and trust. By taking advantage of social media, small businesses can make themselves more accessible, more personable, and maintain long term connections. For a small business looking to increase referrals, social media can be a powerful tool.
In the recently released eBook “101 Awesome Marketing Quotes”, Hubspot included thoughtful insight from a number of industry leaders.
Brian Solis and Jesse Thomas have created this wonderful graphic called “The Conversation Prism”. The Conversation Prism is a graphic that helps chart online conversations between people and communities, as well as the networks that connect the Social Web.
Colors are non-verbal communication. They create a physical and emotional reaction. Understanding the meaning of color is important when designing your company’s logo, website, literature and other promotional materials.
Color is an interesting element of graphic design because it can be applied to any element, changing it dramatically. It can be used to make an image stand out, and to evoke emotion.
Cool colors like blue and green tend to have a calming effect. At one end of the spectrum they are cold and impersonal. At the other end, the cool colors are comforting and nurturing. Blue, green, and the neutrals white, gray and silver are examples of cool colors.