Spamming LinkedIn Connections is NOT Permission Marketing.

Denise Aday

Connections on LinkedIn are a social media platform specific contacts list, not an email marketing list. It is an exploitation of a relationship that can be detrimental to your business network and reputation. Directly related to this, is the practice of blanket importing of LinkedIn or other contacts to an email marketing platform like MailChimp or Constant Contact. Constant Contact: Ten Tips to Grow Your Email List.

Productive Networking: 22 Ideas to Organize Business Cards for Effective Followup

Productive & Organized

The cards had been collected over a year or so of miscellaneous networking events and trade shows.  Collecting business cards or other forms of contact information is only the first step in networking.    A while back I wrote How to Waste Time and Lose Money Networking where I shared that follow up is the most important step to networking.  The most effective networkers have a system to manage/organize business cards and their contacts

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Discover the One Key Thing that is Killing Your Business Networking #business #productivity

Productive & Organized

  If very few business owners are able to effectively follow up after networking with someone, shouldn't that be a "no brainer" thing for you to get into place today? Productive networking is about more than collecting cards.  I asked: How do you make sure that you stay in contact and grow a relationship after meeting someone for the first time at a networking meeting, trade show or other event? 

2011 147

Top 5 Public Relations Tactics for Your Eco Friendly Business

Eco-Office Gals

That’s why we’re here—to provide you with five of them: Have relevant contacts. Go into LinkedIn and network with like-minded colleagues. A surefire way to develop a database is to create a newsletter via a company like Constant Contact. Green Your Business Contacts Newsletter Press Release Public Relations social mediaSo, you have your own business? Already, you should pat yourself on the back. Oh, it’s an eco-friendly one too?

2012 138

Creating Your Online Marketing Flow in 3 Simple Steps

Office Organization Success

They say they’ve tried article marketing, blogging, social networking, or one of the many other strategies, and none of them are working. In this step you will apply techniques such as article marketing, blogging, social networking, podcasting, hosting teleclasses, or any other technique and drive traffic back to your website. Constant Contact. Are you doing what many service professionals are doing when it comes to marketing?

2015 161

The Ins and Outs of Ezines

Step It Up VA Coaching

Between articles, e-newsletters, blogs, social media, and in-person networking, it’s a never-ending, time-consuming, necessary part of your business. First, you need to sign up for an email distribution service such as Constant Contact, Mailchimp, AWeber, or 1ShoppingCart. by Donna Toothaker. Marketing your business takes on all forms, doesn’t it?

2013 148

Creating Your Online Marketing Flow in 3 Simple Steps

Office Organization Success

They say they’ve tried article marketing, blogging, social networking, or one of the many other strategies, and none of them are working. In this step you will apply techniques such as article marketing, blogging, social networking, podcasting, hosting teleclasses, or any other technique and drive traffic back to your website. Constant Contact.

2010 170

How to Gather Email List Subscriptions Through Video Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

Other excellent choices include Constant Contact and Mailchimp.

Email 139

Building a Perpetual Marketing Machine

Small Business CEO

Free online marketing tools like social networks have great potential for reaching new customers, but their actual impact on the bottom line is hard to measure. This is a powerful concept, because when your customers talk about you and share your content on an online social network, their posts have a solid endorsement built in. When it comes to online marketing, small businesses are staring at a dilemma.

2010 61

Making Money: The Economics of Email

Small Business CEO

For example, she asks people to join her email list at the networking events she attends each week. But when Sally’s customers are ready to buy, they recall the networking event, the emails, and the town her store is in, but they don’t remember the name of her store or exactly where it’s located. I live close to a golf course, so my garage is always full of golf balls collected by my children.

Email 73

Top 10 Online Tools for Book Authors

Daily Writing Tips

I’ve chosen MailChimp here as it’s free up to the 2,000 subscriber point … but there are plenty of other good options, like Aweber and Constant Contact. You can use Canva to create almost anything that involves images and graphics – from book covers to posters, leaflets, and designs for Facebook, Instagram and other social networks. Writing and publishing a book is a huge (and wonderful) undertaking – and you’ll want all the help you can get.

2018 76

My thoughts on the multi-VA model

Virtual Moxie

I agree with not disturbing the quality of a one on one relationship, however multiple platform one on one's creates a network of advice, and information and direction that a single VA practice could never compete with. Plus you get the benefit of every piece of your team being in constant contact with each other, working together, and all being on the same page. Virtual Moxie - The Cure For The Common Virtual Assistance Practice I Want Moxie!

2010 151