Web 2.0 Marketing

3 Shockers From Michael Stelzner’s ‘2012 Social Media Marketing Industry Report’

I’ve just finished reading the “2012 Social Media Marketing Industry Report” and for me 3 facts really stand out on the surprising side.

In case you never heard of it: The “Social Media Marketing Industry Report” is an annual report from SocialMediaExaminer.com on “How Marketers Are Using Social Media to Grow Their Businesses.”

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #77: Get Close to Your Readers

No matter how many great strategies you use, if you do not really intend to reach out to your customers, there will be no point in starting an online business. Every business involves selling, and if you can't socialize with your customers, try to understand them, and get ideas from them, you are destined to […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #76: Google Plus is In

Google Plus. Are you familiar with it? It is a social networking and messaging system integrated in Gmail, and it is now one of the things you should not forget if you want to use Web 2.0 to your advantage.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #75: Get More Facebook Fans with a Facebook Ad

Your Facebook fan page is a great medium to get more traffic to your site, establish your online presence, and generally achieve success. However, without anyone knowing about your site, achieving any of your goals is next to impossible.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #74: Proving It All with Your Facebook Fan Page

Some people are very hesitant when it comes to availing products and services online, even when it has now become a safe and easy method for everyone. However, you can’t blame them as there are still a lot of thieves and deceitful people lurking online. That is why you need to calm them; you can […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #73: The Power of Your Facebook Fan Page’s “Insights”

There are a lot of features on Facebook that you can use for getting more traffic. However, some of them are left behind, even when they can produce great results if used wisely.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #72: Get More Interactive with YouTube

YouTube is a great medium when you want to offer tutorials. After all, it is always easier to see how things are done compared to imagining it while reading an article. However, that is not only the great thing about YouTube.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #71: Share More Love with Twitter and Facebook Buttons

Digg andReddit are not the only sites you can create buttons; you can also create similar buttons for the two most popular social networking and microblogging sites–Facebook and Twitter.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #70: Spread the Love with Digg and Reddit Buttons

Have you tried promoting your business in social bookmarking sites? Social bookmarking sites can be great source of traffic and sales, just like Facebook and Twitter.

 

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #69: Twitter as a Quick Website Updating Tool

Twitter only lets you submit 140 character updates or “tweets.” Nevertheless, we can’t deny the fact that Twitter is the best and fastest way for us to update customers, colleagues, suppliers, etc.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #68: Creating Smartphone Apps

The real secret to becoming a successful marketer is discovering all the possible marketing platforms and wisely using them. If you’ve chosen the path of Smartphone apps creation, then there is one thing you need to keep in mind: you must create apps that work for various operating systems.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #67: iPhone App for Promoting Your Online Biz

In a previous tip, we have discussed the benefits of creating a Facebook app. Today, we will talk about a similar topic–creating a great iPhone app.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #66: Boost Your Traffic with Twitter Contests

Twitter has now become a very popular marketing platform. You can use it not only to directly promote your products but to create a buzz to get more traffic and further establish your online presence.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #65: Web 2.0 Cross-Promotion

It is great to promote your website and gain traffic from Facebook. The same goes for Twitter as well as Digg. However, if you have, say, Facebook and Twitter, it is best to cross promote on them.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #64: Attract Attention with a Splash Page

Sometimes you can’t easily attract attention with just some bits of info regarding your business and your products. At such, you might want to change the default settings on your Facebook fan page. This is so your Facebook fan page visitors will see something more entertaining and will be easily swayed to join your page.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #63: Traffic-Building with Facebook Fan Page Forum

One of the best and easiest ways to drive traffic to your site is by creating a discussion forum on your Facebook fan page. You can then channel the forum traffic you get to your site.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #62: Attract More Customers with a Facebook Application

In many situations, this simply won’t apply to you, as it does not make sense for most businesses to create an application on Facebook. Nevertheless, if you have the right business model and products, creating a Facebook app can be a great way to increase your business’s presence online.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #61: Successful Product Launch with Facebook

Will you be launching a new product? Do you have somebody who is planning a product launch who you want to support? There are various ways in which you can support a product launch through Facebook. Nevertheless, one I personally recommend is to creating an event. After creating the event, you can then promote it […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #60: Get Feedbacks with Your Facebook Fan Page

In addition to sending updates to your customers and colleagues with your Facebook fan page, you can also use it to gather information from your fans, as I’ve mentioned previously. There are specifically three things that you should try to request from your fans.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #58: Creating a WordPress Blog

In web 2.0 marketing many people rely only on web 2.0 sites like Blogger and Tumblr. Well, you can’t blame them. After all, these sites are popular and acquire massive traffic every day. However, there is something yo must know: when it comes to dominating Web 2.0, trying as many options as possible is key. […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #57: List Building With Twitter

Twitter and Facebook are today’s hottest social network and microblogging sites. Having a member base consisting of millions, there is no wonder why they have become great marketing platforms as well. That is exactly why, in an earlier Web 2.0 marketing tip, I mentioned that you can use your email list to grow your Twitter […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #55: Use Twitter To Sell Your Products

When it comes to Web 2.0 marketing, you will find that Twitter is one of the most popular media to use. Not only that, but Twitter is also one of today’s most popular social networking sites. There is no wonder why  Twitter has become a great tool for marketing just about any kind of products […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #54: Turn Social Networks into Money Generators

Social networks like Facebook and Twitter is creating a lot of buzz not only among regular folks who love to keep in touch but also in the internet marketing world. Well, it is unavoidable as these websites are teeming with millions of our potential customers. Are you using these networks to gain profits? If yes, […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #53: Draw In Members

In the previous Web 2.0 marketing tip, we talked about creating a social network of your own. Have you decided on creating one yet? This step can be very beneficial for you and your business. However, this step can be very tricky. After all, the question still stands: How do you get thousands of people […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #52: Creating a New Sensational Social Network

It is always cool and beneficial to use existing and popular social networks for the advance of your business. However, if you want to feel more fulfilled, then you might want to start your own social network. Doesn’t that sound more exciting?

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #51: Start Reaping Profits from Forums

Have you created your own forum yet? Forums can be very profitable, not only money-wise but connection-wise. If you have already established a good forum and have drawn in a good number of “core” members and lurkers, then you have to take the next step. What is it? Start getting some good ole profits!

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #50: Go and Multiply!

Forums are a great medium for connecting with people who share similar interests and thoughts as you; they are great places to establish connections and get customers. That is exactly why it can be very beneficial to start your own forums, even though it entails quite a lot of work. However, just because you have […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #49: Making a Moneymaking Forum

Always, there is a need for us to attract customers and lead them to our site, giving us traffic and, ideally, sales in the process. We can use different strategies, but one of the best and innovative ways to do this is to create your own forum and lead.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #48: Give Identity to Commentors with Disqus

Disqus is a great site which you can integrate with your Tumblr blog. However, do you know that you can effectively use it with your primary websites? Yes, Disqus can actually come handy for when you want to interact more with your customers, when you want to establish deeper relationships. The best thing about this […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #47: Disqus and Tumblr for the Win

Search engines love blogs, and a lot of people love to create and read others’ blogs. However, one thing that turns off people is the fact that a lot of blogs request them to sign up just to allow them to comment. Sure, this move will guarantee that your blog is secured. However, for a […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #46: Vital Use of the “Find Us” Box

Most marketers today create different Web 2.0 accounts such as in social networks, blogs, and social bookmarking sites to promote their website. Are you doing the same?

It’s indubitable that this strategy can help divert more traffic and probably more sales to your website. However, it can actually be more beneficial if you are using […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #45: Short RSS Feeds that Get Readers Hooked

In the previous Web 2.0 marketing tip, we discussed how useful RSS feeds can be for you, your business, and your customers. Today, we will look at an essential part of that plan. That is, we will look at how you can use RSS feeds to attract your readers to keep coming back to your […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #44: Spreading the Word with RSS Feeds

Regardless if you choose to start blogging in Tumblr or you just want more of your site followers to get easily updated, you will find RSS feeds to be very useful. You see, the problem is a lot of people likes to read blogs, but often, they end up forgetting blogs they once liked or […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #43: Email to Twitter

How big is your email list? If you have been working on email marketing for some time now, you have probably acquired a good number of subscribers already. Well, are you marketing on Twitter? If yes, then you must surely discover how you can benefit from using your email list to get more customers from […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #42: Easy Way to Get More Facebook Fans

In the last Web 2.0 tip, we discussed how you can quickly locate new Facebook friends using the email addresses you have in your autoresponder account. Have you done it yet? If yes, then you should be prepared to take another great step after that. That is to say, you should invite your Facebook friends […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #41: Getting Facebook Customers with Your Mailing List

Have you created a personal and business Facebook profile yet? Facebook is a very prominent social network, so it is just natural for you to use it as a marketing platform. While some simply creates a personal profile to keep in touch with colleagues and customers, a Facebook fan page will actually be beneficial.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #40: Seduction Tip for Getting Facebook Fans

Facebook has skyrocketed to success. It has become so popular today that you will surely be missing a lot if you do not use it for establishing your online presence and promoting your business. Now, one thing you must know when it comes to Facebook, though, is the fact that you must set up both […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #39: Last.fm-Your Music Network

What kind of business are you running? If it is related to music, then you might want to join Last.fm. This social network is one of the most popular and probably the largest music catalogue today. Not familiar with it? Well, let us discuss this site in more detail.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #38: Tumblr Alternatives to Discover

In the previous Web 2.0 marketing tips, we have continuously talked about the various uses and benefits of Tumblr. Today, however, we will put this popular blogging site aside and look at profitable alternatives that you might not have used yet.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #37: The Perfect Tumblr Theme

Tumblr can be a great platform for establishing your online presence as well as promoting your business. However, without a good theme to represent you and your business, it might look unprofessional and turn off your customers.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #36: Tumblr vs. the World

Tumblr has become a popular blogging platform not only because of its very user-friendly interface. There are a lot more to Tumblr that you can surely take advantage of for developing your business.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #35: Create Longer Tweets with Tumblr

Twitter has skyrocketed to fame due to its user-friendly interface, very simple setup, and the fact that it takes just a few words to tell the world how you feel and what your thoughts are. However, it is the fact that it only allows a few characters that puts it at a disadvantage when comparing […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #34: Twitter Feeds on Your Homepage

If you want your site followers to stick longer and keep coming back, then you have to employ various strategies that will make your website more dynamic. There are a lot of strategies you can employ, but one of the most appealing choices will be to create a scrolling Twitter feed.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #33: Quickie Posts with Tumblr

When it comes to Web 2.0 marketing, it is essential to learn about and use different social sites, specifically networks like Facebook and Twitter. Are you using both these networks for your campaign?

It can be very beneficial to market on different social networks. However, it can also be tiring–logging in and out and continuously posting […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #28: Build Your Reputation with Charities

What do you think about your business? Is your business continuously growing? Are you getting more customers? Is the profit you get stable? Well, what do you think about charities?

When it comes to becoming a good businessman, being knowledgeable is good, but having a heart is better.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #32: Conquer Your Fears

If you are one of those hundreds of common marketers, then you will surely be afraid of committing mistakes. This is one thing that hinders not only Web 2.0 campaigns but generally all marketing campaigns there are. Is it the same for you? If yes, then you are bound to fail!

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #31: Keep It Private But Keep It Real

Social networking and bookmarking sites are all the rave today, especially with the popularity Twitter, Facebook, Digg, and StumbleUpon are savoring today. With thousands and millions of people using these platforms, it’s undeniable that they are media you must use to achieve success with Web 2.0 marketing.

However, there is a pressing question that relates […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #30: Harmony between Personal and Business Time

It does not matter if you have just started with your internet business or if you are already an expert handling several businesses at once–time will always be essential for you.

There is an old adage that says, “Time is gold.” However, for serious marketers like us who want to achieve success, time is definitely […]

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #29: How to Make Angry Customers Love You

No matter how great a marketer you are and no matter how good your products are, you will find that there will always be some people who will say bad things about your business or products. That is unavoidable; after all, different people have different opinions.

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Web 2.0 Marketing Tip #27: Give Freedom with Your Facebook Fan Page

If there is one thing about Web 2.0 that make it sooo great, it will be the fact that users are given more freedom to express their thoughts. Some marketers think that this is a disadvantage since customers can give negative feedbacks. However, you must look at the bright side instead. If you allow your […]

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