Get Debbie’s Blogs

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Since Debbie is an actual social media consultant that meets with real clients, she doesn’t bombard her blog list like a digital marketer. Her intent is to share her knowledge and experience from her consulting, so about once or twice a month you will see her blogs delivered by email. Should you have any questions […]

Frustrated with Technology

Are You Frustrated Too?

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I am frustrated, are you?  Why, you wonder?  It’s pretty simple, it’s all the technology we deal with all the time.  Yes, I own a digital marketing company.  Yes, I love social media.  Yes, we help our clients grow their business and our own using digital marketing.  All of that is true but sometimes I want […]

Email Marketing Works

Thanks for Your Email

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Email marketing is alive and well. Email marketing is a very important piece of your overall marketing strategy.  Emails that show up well and are mobile-responsive are essential.  It is important to understand that people DO open their emails.  If they don’t open everyone every time, that is okay.  By using email marketing, you are […]

Millennial drinking coffee

Working With Millennials

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Working with millennials can be a win/win It seems that just about every day I hear a business owner remark that they don’t understand how to work with millennials.  Granted, these business owners are usually baby boomers but not always. There seems to be a general consensus among employers that millennials are determined to drive […]

Twitter

Let’s Talk About Twitter

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Twitter is an often forgotten social platform It seems that Twitter is often the social platform that gets left behind. We meet with prospective clients to review their social media and will often hear, “Why bother with Twitter?” Granted, the more social platforms you use, the more labor intensive it becomes…also, the more successful you […]

Video Marketing, PIMedia

The Rise of Video Marketing

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Though not the most obvious part of social media marketing, video production can help with solidifying your online presence and improving your business’ appeal. We at PIMedia often emphasize the importance of establishing a digital business identity through social media platforms such as Facebook and LinkedIn, a convincing, user-friendly website, and a strong email marketing […]

Yelp 1 Star

To Yelp or Not to Yelp

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Businesses Can Live & Die by Yelp Yelp used to be where you looked for local restaurants; it has now become the Go-To site for just about everything.  That includes professional services, products, trades, retail and, restaurants.  Have you Googled something lately and seen how close to the top of the first page Yelp is?  […]

LinkedIn recommendations

Recommendations on LinkedIn

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Recommendations are an often-underused and important part of your LinkedIn profile. Recently, I have been noting that when I work with a client to optimize their LinkedIn profile, they are sorely lacking in Recommendations. I wondered about this. Is it because people are embarrassed to ask for a recommendation? Do they not know how to […]

The Endurance of Email Marketing, PIMedia, Debbie Harris Blog

The Benefits of Email Marketing

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Though social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn tend to receive all the attention, one of the most effective and reliable mediums for expanding your business presence is, astoundingly, the email. Yes, it’s still alive and kicking after over twenty-five years, and it has not become any less prominent. Amid the rush to provide […]