One of the coolest aspects of the evolution of working at home is the ability to use skills and interests from outside your education or past work experience. Many graphic and web designers never took a class or designed as part of their job, but because they did it as a hobby, they were able to translate that into a home based career.… Read the rest
Guest post from Deb Bixler
Social media activities such as Twitter, Pinterest or Facebook updates can and will show up in search engine results when keywords are part of the updates.
Google started monitoring Twitter activities soon after Michael Jackson died because Twitter followers heard of the King of Pop’s demise before Google did.… Read the rest
One of the activities I do each day is to read articles and news about working at home from other websites. While I use tools such as Google Alerts, Feedly, and social media to learn about great content, one of my favorite places to check is Pinterest.… Read the rest
Social media feeds are bombarded with messages, images, and videos from friends, news organizations, groups, and businesses, because of that it can be really hard to make your business stand out and be unique. Here are six tips to stand out from the noise.… Read the rest
Guest post by Meghan Belnap
Social media platforms are powerful tools that companies use to generate more business. However, if your customers are not engaged on these platforms, then you are missing out on important opportunities. Using strategies to increase your social media efforts provides you with the opportunity to see more profits come into your business.… Read the rest
Guest Post by Kara Masterson
Optimizing your social media footprint may seem daunting at first, but the results make the effort worthwhile. The legwork of locating every online profile you’ve created could take a few searches and an afternoon or two, but a unified presence better presents your brand, and helps consumers know they’ve the business (your business) they’ve been looking for.… Read the rest
Guest Post by Paul Ritterbush
Marketing on Social Media is necessary today for making your brand visible. People are very active on social media, and it would be a waste not to plant your flag in the ground for users to peruse your service or product. … Read the rest
Many people struggle with how to market their service-based business online. They know that they offer great value but they’re just not sure how to convey that and reach the people who could use their help.
Often it’s due to a mindset block, especially if you’re coming from a brick-and-mortar business or store-front type of business structure.… Read the rest
When I teach seminars or speak at conferences, I usually give generalizations about the tools and resources one can use to make money, but inevitability someone asks, “What do you use?” So here is a list of the tools and resources I use to make money or to provide work-at-home information.… Read the rest
I’ve been involved with social media for sometime, but to be honest, for a long time I felt adrift in the tweets and pins and shares, etc. As an avid reader, I’ve read tons of books and articles on how to do social media, but nearly all lacked one crucial component: How to you actually make a social media plan?… Read the rest