“Face what?”"Shouldn't I avoid anything viral?"
“What am I linking into?”
“Doesn’t mobile marketing mean ads on trucks?”
“Is RSS a non-profit organization?”
“What is ‘delicious’ about the internet?”
If you find yourself asking any of these questions, you are not alone. The marketing environment has changed dramatically over the past few years and just keeping up has become a full time job! However, it is essential that marketers and business owners have a basic understanding of these trends and what role they play in marketing and branding.
Over the next two months, I am going to publish a series of articles explaining all the latest technologies and websites you’ve been hearing about and how they apply to marketing a small to mid-size business. So, in just a few minutes a week for the next eight weeks, you are going to catch up on three years of innovation!
Here are the topics and when they will be addressed.
Part 1: Social Media Made Simple
Week 1: Blogs / Micro-blogging - Twitter
Week 2: Social Networks – Facebook / LinkedIn / MySpace
Week 3: Facebook made simple
Week 4: Social bookmarking – Del.icio.us
Part 2: New Technology Made Simple
Week 5: Mobile marketing
Week 6: RSS
Week 7: Blue tooth
Part 3: Viral Marketing Made Simple
Week 8: Viral marketing overview
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The first posting in the series will be Monday, March 24th! Don’t miss it! You’ll be enlightened… or your money back!