digital marketing

Ten Topic Ideas To Live Stream in the New Year

by Shannon Huppin on January 18, 2017

Happy new year, small business owners! While 2016 was a real nail biter, the beauty of a new year is the sense of a fresh start. If your small business was to try only one new way to market your business in the digital space this year, consider live streaming video. This technology is going […]

Whether you love it or hate it, social media is here to stay. In fact, it’s growing rapidly. The average American spends more than 37 minutes each day using social media. That is very valuable time, and businesses are clamoring to be in front of those consumer eyeballs. If you aren’t spending time positioning your […]

Holiday Marketing Ideas for Your Small Business

by Shannon Huppin on October 26, 2016

If it’s hard to believe that Q4 is already here, we’re here to help. It’s not too soon to start thinking about how you want to market your small business for the holiday season. Determine Seasonal Goals No matter what you want to achieve this holiday season, having some goals will help you remember the […]

Fall is here, and many small business owners are either coming off of their busy season or ramping up for holiday season. It’s easy to fall (no pun intended) into a rut when it comes to crafting posts for your social media marketing campaigns. We are creatures of habit, and if you find that all […]

Small Businesses: Make Every Customer a VIP!

by Shannon Huppin on September 28, 2016

Our pets make learning about life so much easier. Everything in their world is simple! It’s we humans that complicate things. This is Lucky, one of our beloved greyhounds. She is staring at this nearly empty peanut butter jar like it’s the most important thing in her world (only because it is). How does this […]

Small Businesses: How to Stream Using Facebook Live

by Shannon Huppin on August 17, 2016

Social media allows small businesses to interact with their audiences in real time, and live video makes that connection even stronger. Internet users watch hundreds of millions of hours of video every day on YouTube alone. If you’ve been wondering how Facebook Live works or if it could be a good marketing tactic for your […]

The veil of online anonymity allows people to say things they may or may not say in person. This includes potential rants and raves of their experiences, and your small business is not immune. While negative feedback from customers via social channels can seem like a “hair on fire” moment, the ability to stay calm […]

You wouldn’t hire a plumber to represent your jewelry business at a trade show, right? So why would you hire someone without all the necessary social media know-how to represent your small business online? Social media management is becoming increasingly important in the fast-paced digital world we live in. A good social media manager can […]

Live Streaming Video: Right For Your Small Business?

by Shannon Huppin on June 15, 2016

The video arena of digital marketing has seen explosive growth in the last year. People are craving more intimate and interactive experiences, and videos help them feel a part of something bigger. If you’re wondering how and why you should incorporate video into your marketing strategy, click here to read more on the Divahound blog.  […]

The phrase “going viral” is more commonplace now than ever. Small businesses understand the term and immediately think that they want their next post to “go viral” to garner as much attention as possible. While a single post can incur lots of web hits, social media shares, and other digital attention, it can also be […]