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My top 4 Recommend Marketing Books for Small Business Owners in 2022

My top 4 Recommend Marketing Books for Small Business Owners in 2022

Today I will share with you four key books that really helped to propel my vision and outlook on starting, running, and ultimately selling your business. There are four books I highly recommend to anyone that is considering starting a business, has recently launched or business, or has been running their own business for some time now. No matter where you are on your business journey, these books will help reshape your thoughts and creativity on how you approach your business.

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Marketing Experts or DIY? The Complete Guide to Figuring It Out

Marketing Experts or DIY? The Complete Guide to Figuring It Out

As a business owner, you have a laundry list of responsibilities, people to manage and customers to please. Trying to manage marketing your business on top of running your business seems impossible. You have made it work this far but is your business really growing at the pace it could. Is it time to consider the possibilities that having a marketing expert could bring? Today we will explore everything you need to know about whether or not it is time to stay DIYing your marketing and hire an expert.

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The Difference Between Marketing Plans and Marketing Strategy

The Difference Between Marketing Plans and Marketing Strategy

Trying to conquer the marketing game is hard enough. So when marketing terms get interchanged and used incorrectly. Two common phrases I see used both simultaneously and interchangeably are Marketing Strategy and Marketing Plan. While they both involve thinking about and planning what you will do with your marketing, they do solve two very different problems.

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The 5 Ways Content Marketing is Not What You Think It Is

The 5 Ways Content Marketing is Not What You Think It Is

You have created a blog for your brand. You have set up your brand's YouTube Channel. Now you are set to start pumping out some content and watch the sales come flying in. Woah there, let's look at five different things content marketing is not what you think before setting yourself up for disappointment.

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The Complete Guide to Content Marketing and How it can Help Your Business Achieve Success

The Complete Guide to Content Marketing and How it can Help Your Business Achieve Success

As a Content Marketing Strategist, I am passionate and obsessed with discovering and understanding all I can about the art of creating content that not only delivers a strong message but also directly connects with the right audience. So you are probably wondering … well, how can I do that. Your answer is … content marketing.

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Setting Small Business Marketing Goals for 2022

Setting Small Business Marketing Goals for 2022

We are just weeks away from 2022. Is your small business ready to take on your marketing this new year? Have you taken the necessary steps to map out your marketing plans and come up with marketing campaigns that will have the most significant impact on your business? If not, we will teach you how to get ready and set yourself for marketing success next year.

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How to Use Lead Magnet Quiz in 2022 (Interview)

How to Use Lead Magnet Quiz in 2022 (Interview)

An excellent interview with Ellen Koronet, a self-proclaimed Creativity Engagement Methodologist. Hear her insight and guidance on speaking with your authentic voice and the value of developing a strong quiz-driven lead magnet for your services or products. 

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Make Marketing your Small Business a Priority in 2022

Make Marketing your Small Business a Priority in 2022

Small business owners know all too well that managing their time is an important factor in running a successful business. Yet, too many times I see that marketing initiatives slip through the cracks. Business owners are so busy running their businesses, honoring family commitments, and the hundreds of other things they need to do on a daily basis that the effort it takes to manage their marketing gets derailed.

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Benefits of Content Marketing for Small Business Owners in 2022

Benefits of Content Marketing for Small Business Owners in 2022

Content marketing is a vital part of any successful marketing strategy. Here are our top five content marketing benefits for your small business going into 2022. For both business to customers and business to business marketing strategies, Content Marketing is the most popular form of marketing today.

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Improve Your 2022 Content Marketing Strategy with these 27 Life Saving Tools

Improve Your 2022 Content Marketing Strategy with these 27 Life Saving Tools

As a Marketing Consultant, my goal is to equip my clients with the tools and resources they need to improve their marketing without expending too much time. So when I find tools like this infographic I can't help but share them. In this one infographic, you’ll find free and paid blogging resources for brainstorming, writing, SEO, design, content promotion and scheduling, organization, blog storage and backup, and analytics.

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Basic Understanding of SEO

Basic Understanding of SEO

The internet is a crowded place. The average person spends three hours per day on social media and nearly five hours online in general. And with more than half of small businesses using their website as the primary marketing tool, it's imperative to have a strong SEO strategy in order to reach potential customers. In this blog post, we'll cover some key strategies for optimizing your site for search engines and getting found by the people you want to reach most - your target audience!

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Email Marketing 101

Email Marketing 101

Email Marketing is one of the most effective and strategic methods of connecting with your customers by far. Today my goal is to present some of the basic entry-level information regarding email marketing that can serve as a guide to kick start your email marketing tactics right away.

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7 Must Have Tools for Your Business

7 Must Have Tools for Your Business

Running a business is hard and it is important to have the right tools at your disposal to help alleviate some of the stress. I have here a list of 7 highly effective tools for you to use to improve your work quality and save you much-needed time. 

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10 Reasons to have a Marketing Plan

10 Reasons to have a Marketing Plan

Think you've been doing pretty good with your marketing so far, and don't really need a plan. Let me give you 10 reasons to change your mind and potentially triple your business profits by developing your own marketing plan.


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Supporting Local: Shepherd's Table

Supporting Local: Shepherd's Table

In collaboration with GLUE, a network organization focused on connecting Nonprofits and Small businesses together with the purpose of growth and unity we are sharing some of their best Spotlight series messages. 

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11 Tips to Boost Your Social Video Content

11 Tips to Boost Your Social Video Content

More and more evidence and research are showing just how important it is to incorporate video content into your marketing campaigns. Don't get left behind, here are 11 tips you can apply today to level up your social video content strategy. 

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Instagram to Become More Video Focused

Instagram to Become More Video Focused

But are the new video-focused changes coming to Instagram and what does that actually mean for our Instagram accounts and the ways in which we share content? Let's digest his announcements and clarify some items that he shared in his 2:26 IGTV clip.

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Marketing Plan Framework (Infographic Included)

Marketing Plan Framework (Infographic Included)

Are you interested in developing a marketing plan for your business but not sure where to start? Take a look at our marketing plan framework where we walk you through the 7 main sections every marketing plan must-have. 

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