How To Succeed With Influencer Created Content Marketing

In November 2016, CNN plunked down a reported 20 millions dollars to purchase Beme, the video-sharing app started by YouTube star Casey Neistat. CNN┬áhoped to fashion it into an independently operated daily online news program that would appeal to … [Read more...]

Is Your Social Media KPI Data Lying To You?

Companies today live and die by the KPI (Key Performance Indicator) metric of their choosing. They become slaves to the data based sales & marketing approach. And there is nothing wrong with that until there is, especially with consumer … [Read more...]

Facebook News Feed Changes: Why You Don’t Need A New Strategy

Facebook's announcement that "The new algorithm will emphasize posts from friends and family over viral videos and clickbait headlines from Pages." doesn't mean you need a new social media strategy. It means you'll need to execute better against the … [Read more...]

The Power Of Perception To Influence Consumer Choice

What if I told you I could create a 161% change in┬áconsumer perception by simply changing the background of a headshot photo? Would you believe me? Would you believe that something so small could cause such a massive improvement in your consumer … [Read more...]

7,802 Reasons to Love Social Media

Back in 2008, when I first made a serious foray into social media, I was just some a guy in New Orleans with a computer, a blog and a few ideas. I'm still just a guy with a computer, a blog, and a few ideas. But thanks to social media, I also picked … [Read more...]