Social Media Advice

Do you know where your ideal customers hang out online? Do you think they know who you are, what you do, how to find you and why they should choose you over your competitors? Social Media has quickly become the preferred way that many consumers reach out to businesses. Are you there?

2014 Ahead

The Best of the Dex Media Blog 2014

As 2014 comes to an end, it is time to reflect and see what the year meant for local businesses. Let’s take a look at the Dex Media blog posts that resonated most with our readers. January is always filled with predictions and reflections and our blog was no different. In 5 Ways to Improve Your Online…continue reading …

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Your Business Needs to Use Social Media for Customer Service

Social media allows customers to voice their opinions, both positive and negative regarding their experience with your business, and they expect engagement. “By 2014, organizations that refuse to communicate with customers by social media will face the same level of wrath from customers as those that ignore today’s basic expectation that they will respond to emails…continue reading …

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8 Creative Social Media Ideas for Your Business During the Holidays

The holidays aren’t only good for business. They’re also great for social media because everyone online is abuzz with the spirit of the Christmas and Hanukkah season. Get in the spirit yourself. Holiday cheer is always appreciated, and it can also help you drive traffic to your site — and customers to your store. 1.Present…continue reading …

Old School - Throwback Thursday

Dex Media #ThrowbackThursday Local Marketing Advice

For a Dex Media Throwback Thursday event, we’ve decided to highlight our timeless articles that apply just as much in 2014 or 2015 as they did when they were originally written. Advertising Business Sign Basics – This article from 2012 points out that regardless of changes in technology, a good sign on your brick and…continue reading …

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The Hidden Social Media Metrics You Should Pay Attention To

In social media, there are the numbers that matter, and there are the numbers we tout. In fact, the numbers are touted for us because they’re visible for all to see. Take, for example, this selfie Ellen Degeneres took at the Oscars. We know it was the most popular tweet of all time because we…continue reading …