Author Archives: charlisays

5 CREATIVE MARKETING IDEAS FOR EASTER!

Easter is approaching and of course for marketers this can mean only one thing… how can we use Easter to sell our product/promote our services? Mercenary? Yes but true nevertheless! With this in mind here are 5 creative marketing ideas for Easter! 1. Send an Easter Email Why not send your client database an Easter greetings

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5 Essential Chrome Extensions for Social Media Management

This article was originally published by AgoraPulse– leaders in social media management tools There are millions of Chrome extensions for your favorite Internet browser but as a social media manager you need the ones that will help to ease your busy schedule.  In this article, I’m going to tell you my five essential Chrome extensions for social

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Why Social Media Is Important for Content Marketing

My article was originally published at AgoraPulse, leaders in social media management software. You spend hours researching, writing, designing and publishing that awesome piece of content but are you getting the best results for all your hard work? Social media and content marketing go together like tea and digestive biscuits and one without the other

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20 Quick Twitter Tips For Newbies

When it comes to Twitter speed is important and so in true Twitter style I present 20 Quick Twitter Tips For Newbies to help you get started and power up your channel! Whether you are a beginner or a pro, you can read more Twitter tips right here in my blog! 1.  Choose a Twitter handle that

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How To Overcome Writers Block

According to Wikipedia “Writer’s block is a condition, primarily associated with writing, in which an author loses the ability to produce new work or experiences a creative slowdown. The condition ranges in difficulty from coming up with original ideas to being unable to produce a work for years.” As a writer I can tell you

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Bigger Isn’t Always Better In Social Media Management!

As a Social Media Manager I find myself using these phrases on a daily basis: “Size doesn’t matter”, “less is more” and “bigger isn’t always better”! Cliches right? Probably but when it comes to social media marketing there is a common misconception that bigger is better. It’s easy for company CEOs, directors and shareholders to

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A Content Manager’s Look At The Top 3 Native Advertising Platforms

As a Content Manager one of the questions I have been asked a lot lately is “What are the best native advertising platforms for paid content distribution?” With Adblockers on the rise and competition between brands using social media advertising reaching fever pitch, marketers are searching for the best way to capture new clients. Enter

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Twitter Moms: How to Relate without Looking Like an Imbecile

This was one of my most highly shared articles published first at AgoraPulse, experts in social media management tools. Moms are key decision makers when it comes to sales and in fact make 85% of the purchasing decisions within a household. Whether you’re promoting baby products, books, food products electronics, makeup or clothes you need to be

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Castle of the girl

In the eastern tower, her favourite step by the worn arrow loop Cold sea winds seep into her eyes spilling to a defiant tear on one cheek That weak Autumn sunlight paints a shaft of her pastel hair a fiery ochre Cheek pressed to the chalky stone, there are no shapes to be seen  

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Top 20 Finance Writers on Social Media

When I’m writing for finance brands it’s essential that I remain connected to the financial markets in order to write effectively. By following the best writers on Twitter I can receive timely, informed views about the complex world of finance immediately after important movements in the market. So here we go… let’s look at the Top 20 Finance

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