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Top 5 Ways to Grow your Email List

Growing your email list is probably the most important thing you can do in your business right now, especially if you are working to leverage the power of social media whether you have a virtual business or a more traditional business.

But where do you get started? How do you get people to subscribe to your newsletter and then what do you say to them after they do sign up?

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Create and Boost a Post – Getting it Done Right

FB Posts – How to Create and Boost a Post

In the last blog posts, we discussed the following:

– finding the two best times to post using FB Insights
– creating a theme for each day as a guide for your posts
– scheduling, monitoring and responding to posts, including the results

Check out the previous post here for more details.

Why Boost a Post?

Now, why, how and when should I boost a post? All great questions. You will want to boost a post to get the most amount of traction with the smallest amount of money. Don’t boost every post you make or you’ll go broke! Look for posts that have the most replies, the most likes. Only put money on a post if it will help you accomplish your goals. And remember all ads have specific goals attached to them, boosting a post is great for increasing your reach and engagement on your page, it won’t necessarily get you more likes on your page, although there may be a few, but generally, boosted posts are intended to increase reach and engagement. If the goal of running the ad is different than that, then running a different kind of post might be a better choice for you.

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Guest Post – Proven Methods for Improving Your Web Designs – Joel Cordle

Proven Methods for Improving Your Web Designs

So you have decided to venture in online business. One of the things you have to consider is your website. This will be the medium in which your audience will be able to view your business, the products or services you offer.
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In addition, your website will be the avenue for prospective customers to know your business because it can reach far and wide, past the borders of any country. Remember that you put up your business in the virtual world and this is a place where everyone with access to the internet can see it. However, having or owning a website is not enough for an online business to thrive and succeed. There are other factors to consider and one of them is the design of your website.

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Guest Post – How to Succeed, Schedule Your Time Wisely to Get Tasks Done! – Donya Zimmerman

How to Succeed, Schedule Your Time wisely to get Tasks Done!

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Proverbs 3:28, “Don’t say, comeback tomorrow, and then I’ll help you.”  Do not put off what you can do today for tomorrow.  When a task needs to be done, get it done.  You should always schedule your time wisely.  Your daily schedule should only have 2 to 3 tasks to complete each day.  If you have too much on “your plate”, you won’t be able to get anything done.

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Guest Post – Spring Cleaning Time, De-clutter Your Mind De-clutter Your Life – Avalaura Gaither Beharry

Spring Cleaning Time, De-clutter Your Mind De-clutter Your Life

Nowadays it’s not only common to carry around a lot of “baggage” or “clutter,” it’s considered normal and is often overlooked.

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Not convinced?  Think about the thoughts, experiences and memories you are still holding onto to from last week, last month, last year and even years ago. Things that you feel you shouldn’t have done, could have done better, or anger and resentment you carry towards others. What are those negative thoughts and experiences that play over and over in your head like an old eight track?

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Guest Post – What’s Your Business IQ? – Abigail Tiefenthaler

What’s Your Business IQ?

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When I became an entrepreneur I didn’t think about running a business. I simply did everything I could to find business. I was tenacious because failure was NOT an option. I believed that if I worked hard I could build something great. And, I guess I was good at it because my business grossed $1MM year two.

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Guest Post – Exploring Your Business from Head to Toe – Mekel Harris, Ph.D., NCSP

Exploring Your Business from Head to Toe: Strategies for Growth

Raised by a Registered Nurse and nursing instructor, I became familiar with nursing terminology very early on in my childhood.  As I observed my mother review students’ nursing portfolios, I consistently heard her discuss the need for a thorough “head-to-toe” assessment for each patient.

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Guest Post – Tips for Trusting Yourself – Krylyn Peters

Tips for Trusting Yourself

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People ask me to share tips and tools all the time about how to move through fear and get out of their own way. There’s a ton of resources out there that show you how to do that. But what I’ve found is that if you’re missing one key ingredient, knowing HOW isn’t going to help much.

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Top 10 Ways to Increase Your Social Proof on Facebook – part 2

Top 10 Ways to Increase Your Social Proof on Facebook 

We’ve talked a lot about social proof this month and I hope you are seeing how important it is to build your business using Facebook. The wonderful thing about social proof is that it positions you as an expert, increases your reach to new and wonderful people and spreads the word of the awesome work you do.

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Top 10 Ways to Increase Your Social Proof on Facebook

Top 10 Ways to Increase Your Social Proof on Facebook 

We’ve talked a lot about social proof this month and I hope you are seeing how important it is to build your business using Facebook. The wonderful thing about social proof is that it positions you as an expert, increases your reach to new and wonderful people and spreads the word of the awesome work you do.

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