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September 2021 content planner is here

September 2021 content planner is here

Holiday Season Already? With September being a week away, now is the time to start planning for the holiday season. Many of your biggest competitors have started generating buzz around the holidays. You have all of the tools you need to connect with your audience and...

Content Marketing Outline

Content Marketing Outline

Why do I need a content marketing outline? According to Content Marketing Institute, the term content marketing is defined as "a marketing technique of creating and distributing relevant and valuable content to attract, acquire, and engage a clearly defined and...

Content Marketing Priorities

Content Marketing Priorities

As with most things in business, establishing priorities is critical to success. This includes your content marketing. When you identify your priorities and know what you want to achieve, creating content is so much easier.  What are YOUR content marketing priorities?...

5 Canva Questions Answered

5 Canva Questions Answered

5 Canva questions answered I teach a lot of webinars and seminars. And I always learn something new, even as the instructor. Lately I’ve been hosting a lot of Canva sessions. Today I’m sharing answers to a few questions I recently received. Q: Canva has presentations?...

8 More Content Creation Tools

8 More Content Creation Tools

Here’s eight more of our favorite content creation tools. Google analytics. Use this free tool from Google to learn more about audience behavior on your website. You can see at a glance where your website visitors spend time and use that as a guide to know what...

August 2021 content planner is here

August 2021 content planner is here

With August now upon us, we enter into the last month of summer. This may be the last chance to take advantage of the beautiful outdoor weather before Fall. If you’re looking for ideas on how to end the summer season with a bang, these tips should help make your...

8 Content Creation Tools

8 Content Creation Tools

Here’s eight of our favorite tools for content creation, in no particular order. Canva. Of course! As an early adopter of Canva, we’ve been telling marketers about it for years. Canva is a very user friendly graphic design tool for creators who desire to make custom...

March 2021 content planner is here

March 2021 content planner is here

Do you need to do a little spring cleaning and get your list segmented? Maybe your business is off to a slower start than you envisioned in 2021? Whatever your situation  might be, you can use some of the themes and holidays in this infographic to give your marketing...

February 2021 content planner is here

February 2021 content planner is here

February is time to spread the love, and we aren't just talking about Valentine's Day. Check out these suggestions to help build relationships with your customers and make someone else's day. 

Creating content your audience can relate to

Creating content your audience can relate to

Why it's important to understand our client's pain points Creating content that your audience relates to is critical for capturing that elusive "engagement" that we all desire. Performing the Avatar Study is a critical step in identifying our ideal client avatar's...

Where are my clients?

Where are my clients?

Where are my ideal clients spending time online? Ah yes, the million dollar question. No, seriously. Knowing where your ideal client is spending time online can definitely equal dollars! Now that you have identified three avatars, the next step is to do a little more...

What is an Avatar Study?

What is an Avatar Study?

What is an Avatar Study? Now that we’ve dipped our toe into the “Avatar water” it’s time to wade in a bit further. Let’s talk about an Avatar Study. Taking some time to really get to know our ideal client is an investment that is worth its weight in gold. When we...

What is an Ideal Client Avatar? And why do I need one?

What is an Ideal Client Avatar? And why do I need one?

What is an Ideal Client Avatar? Avatar. I’m not referring to the blue creature from the animated Disney® movie. I’m talking about your Target Market. Your Marketing Persona. Your Target Audience. The person/people you want to be your client/customer! Join us for a...

January 2021 content planner is here

January 2021 content planner is here

While 2020 was a year of challenges, many business owners learned about the benefits of flexibility and pivoting. Take that momentum and apply some of the lessons learned and get 2021 started off right by setting goals and working to make them a reality. Here's a...

Your December content planner is here

Your December content planner is here

We are well into a busy 2020 holiday season. Expect online shopping to be stronger than ever this year. While this can be an exciting time with record sales or donations, it is important to remember that 2021 is right around the corner. Now is the time to...