Twitter is like handing out leaflets in Venice, and other social media musings 1

Twitter to me feels like an open air merchant market in a public square (specifically, I imagine the Piazza San Marco in Venice). Facebook feels like an open house where you’ve put up pictures, made it homey, and friends stop by regularly to chat. LinkedIn reminds me of a giant Chamber of Commerce mixer. I find these mental visuals helpful when I’m trying to decide how best to position a message, post or strategy to fit each network. Do you anything similar? More…

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Business isn’t thriving? How’s your marketing? Reply

If your marketing needs work, you can’t wait until business gets better before you do something about it! The ways that people find businesses, how they interact with them, and what they expect from them are changing in a very fundamental way. You need to be where your customers are before another business earns their loyalty — and as it happens, your customers most likely are on social media now. More…