Budgeting for Word of Mouth through the Customer Experience

This week I take a look at some simple things Magnolia Market in Waco, TX does to purchase Word of Mouth. For those that don't know Chip and Joanna Gaines, hosts of the HGTV show Fixer Upper are a designer and contractor team that help people get their dream homes by buying houses that need a lot of … [Read more...]

Social media are like windows inside your company’s walls…

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What should you be known for?

My friend Mark Schaefer is releasing a new book on February 13th. I decided that because I love the book so much that I would giveaway a few copies on February 14th. See how you can enter below. So you want to be Known! … [Read more...]

11 Social Media Tools & How to Use Them to Boost Conversions

Social Media has become a key component to the success of many businesses.  Contextual Advertising, real-time word-of-mouth sharing and positive reviews help generate lots of traffic.  If you can't turn that traffic into sales or leads, then the traffic is wasted. Knowing how to collect and use the … [Read more...]

Digital Marketers they think you suck!

In this presentation below, Professor Mark Ritson (@markritson) takes on our growing obsession with social media. He explores how social media data gets pumped up so it outshines traditional media returns. He examines the fallacy of the independent digital or social media campaign that operates … [Read more...]