It’s that time of year again where people gather for fun and food. And H7 was not immune from that goal. It was a festive evening at Carpetland in Woodlawn. There were about 175 people and tons of food and drink followed by a short welcome by founder Clayton Hicks. We then had a special…
Welcome to GrowVember!
While it may seem a bit early to start thinking about the new year already, the beginning of November is actually the perfect time to start getting ready for that new year. And knowing that most marketing efforts take about 60-90 days to start showing results, starting now will put us just into the new year.
How to Change Your Personal Profile Name in Facebook
Did you know you can change your profile name in Facebook? Facebook won’t let you do it more than a few times, so be careful what you set it to. It doesn’t change your login or account name, but it changes the name that appears at the top right when you’re in Facebook. A good…
How Do You Use Social Media in Your Networking?
So, you have a twitter account, or perhaps you have a facebook page for your business. A lot of people tell you to post on your social media 2-5 times a week and your audience will grow. Depending on your product or service, that could be true. Let’s face the truth though, you still need…
Just Having a Video on Your Website is NOT Video Marketing
Over the last few months, I’ve noticed a few companies I’ve been talking to about doing video marketing have put video on their website. However, in a couple cases, I’m afraid these videos are not going to be as effective as I think they think it will be. In one case, there is a link…
Who Are You? [insert CSI theme music here]
As I’m crusin’ the web and surfin’ the net, I read lots of blog posts. If I really like the post, I’ll also read the comments. The comments are often just as informative or entertaining or practical as the post itself is. It can also be a good way to find other people to follow,…
Why You Should Drive Facebook Traffic to Your Website
First of all, certain types of posts are only seen by a small percentage of fans, which could be as low as 10%. However, they are about to change that and it is going to get worse. Soon, even fewer people will see your business page’s posts.
DIY Marketing: Monitoring Your Online Reputation
Do It Yourself DIY Marketing Tip: monitor your online reputation to see what people are saying abut you online. It would also give you the opportunity to address anything negative before it can hurt you.
Quick QR Codes with Google URL Shortener
QR Codes seem to have come out of nowhere the past couple months, but they are quickly gaining steam. With a little thought, you can come up with a creative application for them. I still have mixed feelings about putting them on billboards, but there are certainly a myriad of other ways to use them. In order to create QR codes quickly and easily, here’s a demo.