Leveraging Review Sites for Your Business

More and more customers are turning to review sites to talk about their experiences as well as read other customer comments about products and services. In fact, a comScore survey of more than 2,000 internet users revealed that consumers were willing to pay at least 20 percent more for products and services receiving “excellent” ratings than those […]

The Small Business Owner's Social Media Tool Kit

Running a small business isn’t easy, and it seems to get just a little harder every single day. There’s not a single aspect of marketing that you can afford to ignore. If you don’t already use popular business social media sites for marketing purposes, now is the perfect time to start. Here is how to get started! […]

Social Media Marketing Trends to Watch Out for in 2014

As we are realizing, social media marketing is very important when it comes to reaching a desired demographic for business owners. In recent years Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest have gained a lot of traction – and it seems that everyone is on at least one of these platforms – but with technology changing as rapidly […]

Feeling Socially Secure? Tips to Protect Your Online Identity

As of December 2012, 67% of online adults use social networking sites [Pew Internet]… that’s 2 out of 3 people using Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, LinkedIn, MySpace (and so many more!) to  stay in touch with friends, family and colleagues. Some folks may not think about it, but having our lives in the social-sphere like […]

[Press Release] Get Susan Marketing Annouces New Partnership

Get Susan Marketing LLC is proud to announce that we are now a HootSuite Solution Partner. HootSuite is a social media management system for businesses and organizations to collaboratively execute campaigns across multiple social networks from one secure, web-based dashboard. Key social network integrations include Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+, plus a suite of social […]

How to Use Social Media in Less Than 3 Hours Per Week

The number one question (comment) I get when people find out that I’m an inbound and social media marketing specialist is, “Susan, I know my company should be on Facebook/Twitter/Pinterest/LinkedIn/InsertLatestSMFadHere but, who has TIME for it all?” My question is “How can you not MAKE time for it?” Ok, ok, now I realize coming from […]

A Social Media Junkie's Five Favorite Apps

[This article appeared in the March 2013 issue of App User Magazine.] It’s true; I am a social media junkie (aka, SMJ). I love the way social media allows us to stay connected. I love how I can access a barrage of information at any given moment. Yet, I also love time with my family. […]

Are You in a Quandary Over Quora? Don't be.

I’m a self-professed social media junkie. I cannot tell you how many accounts I have signed up for with the thought that I would be at the forefront of the “new” Facebook or Twitter. However, staying on top of all the latest and greatest social media offerings is tiresome, not to mention, the majority of […]

Social Media for Small Business Owners: The Basics

I was invited to present in the Leading Edge Class with the Boulder Small Business Development Center last night… it was so fun! There were many great questions asked, so I figured I would dedicate a blog post to my topic (and perhaps expand a little.) Here is an overview of my presentation: Social Media: […]

Momentum Business Consulting

I have been working with Mo for the past six months or so for my own personal business and recently she has invited me to manage her social media. So, welcome Momentum Business Consulting! Momentum Business Consulting is a firm dedicated to providing affordable and realistic marketing consulting.  MBC specializes in helping small to medium […]