When in doubt, test it out!

While A/B testing is important, that’s not where your testing should end. In this post, we explore the why and how to think outside the box and try some really radial ideas to get your marketing to stand out from the crowd.

How to Enable Your Twitter Handle on your WordPress Site Share Button

You might be missing out on connecting with the most valuable people reading your blogs – the ones who want to share it via Twitter. In this post I show you how to make sure your Twitter handle is enabled so you never miss an opportunity for connection again, since you’ll get auto-tagged with the share button.

3 Key Takeaways from Digital Summit, Portland

I recently attended a digital marketing conference held in Portland, Oregon called Digital Summit. I found a LOT of useful tips and techniques, so today I’m sharing some of them with you! These are my 3 main takeaways from Digital Summit.

3 Common Content Mistakes to Avoid

Coming up with compelling content is a challenge where everyone is striving to stand out and succeed. However, there are three common content mistakes that can easily be avoided with a little thought and preparation. In this post we explore what they are, and how to avoid them.

Why Marketers Should Partner with a Nonprofit

What does your company believe in? How do you share that and create a connected community of fellow believers? Partnering with a nonprofit organization as a business is one of the most effective ways to showcase the heart and soul of your company. In this post we explore the added benefits to partnering with nonprofits.

Reno-Tahoe Marketing Workshop Loud Table Takeaways

Content Marketing, Nonprofit Marketing, Personal Branding, and Small Business Marketing/Entrepreneurship…OH MY! Check out all the key takeaways I recently got from the Reno-Tahoe AMA Marketing Workshop during the loud table discussions! (It was too good not to share!)

Marketing Workshop Takeaways

I recently attending the Reno-Tahoe American Marketing Association Spring Marketing Workshop. Why would I keep all the amazing takeaways to myself?! In this post I go over the two keynote presentations and share with you the great advice I was lucky enough to learn.

How to Optimize a Monthly Newsletter

Monthly newsletters are a crucial element to connective marketing mixes…but not all newsletters are created equal. In this blog I give you the quick and dirty tips to writing effective, engaging newsletters that have purpose and add value.

How to Beat Writer’s Block Before it Even Begins

Your content should entertain, inform, and intrigue in order to build real, lasting connections between you and your audience. But what happens when the creativity just isn’t flowing? In this blog, I give you tips and techniques about content creation to help keep writer’s block at bay. Learn how to come up with ideas that will always have you prepared for a consistent flow of great ideas.

How to Win on Twitter

A Litter of Kittens, a Couple of Tweets, and One Stellar Relationship: How Twitter Formed a Bond Between the Nevada Basketball Team and the SPCA of Northern Nevada “I hardly get anywhere with Twitter! No one reads my tweets!” When discussing Twitter with marketers, you quickly find it can be a confusing platform. Often, it’s…