This weeks edition is coming out on Saturday, which I think is going to be the new “permanent” Small Business Marketing Update publication date (at least temporarily). But I’m posting this on Thursday, February 14 — Valentine’s Day — and the #LoveIsInTheAir ! So I’ll pass those good good vibes along as I welcome you members of the small biz marketing elite to another web-tastic edition of the Marketing Expertise…
Weekly Small Business Marketing Update
So without further ado – here are this week’s Top 5 Small Business Marketing Links:
1. Using YouTube to Build Your Brand, Authority and Business — By Social Media Examiner
Unless you’ve proven Columbus right and fallen off the edge of the Earth, you’ve certainly heard YouTube. But did you know YouTube is the 2nd largest search engine? This fact speaks to savvy of their owners (Google) both as SEO mavens and shrewd media buyers. But it also speaks to the power of video as small business marketing tool. Discover how you can make YouTube work for your small biz, too!
2. Three Rules of Thumb for Setting Up Your Small Business Marketing Budget — By SCORE Small Business Success Blog
Cashflow counts BIG TIME when you’re a small biz operator. But you can’t sacrifice your marketing budget. So what to do? Well, since you asked: roper planning is the key to making sure your marketing dollars COUNT!
3. Small Business Guide to Mobile Marketing — By Visual.ly
Small Biz takes a page from The Who’s songbook and Goes Mobile! And Visual.ly does them both one better with the crafty infographic explaining it all.
4. Small Business Marketing: Promoting Events Via Facebook — By Marketing Sherpa
On and offline events offer the potential to earn big dollars and even bigger marketing cache – find out how you can use Facebook to knock you event promo way, way out of the park!
5. FaceBook Advertising – Soup To Nuts Guide — ShoeMoney Internet Marketing Blog
Wanna make money with Facebook ads? Watch ShoeMoney’s comprehensive Facebook advertising guide!
Well friends, we’ve come to the end of this weeks journey. I guess all that’s left to say is: see you next week! Same Bat Time. Same Bat Channel.