Written By Chris Nation

Social Media Tools & Tips

Social Media is the future of new media! Instant networking, multi-channeled mediums, and personalized messages! Social Media is changing and has changed the way individuals, businesses and groups communicate! Check out these stats, recommendations, and ideas!...

July 14, 2011
social media
Read More

Resized-
Written By Ed Mills

Top Ten Mistakes Companies make on Facebook

1. Leaving Out Company BrandingFacebook has made it possible for companies to take their branding, some of which may have cost thousands of dollars, and transfer it to your profile with the same look and feel of your store front or your website.I highly recommend not creating a Facebook page without researching all the available tools to customize and enhance your Facebook image. Branding often times is about consiste...

May 25, 2011
social media
Read More

Written By Chris Nation

Twitter celebrates it's 5th Birthday.

Twitter, the popular micro-blogging network is celebrating it's fifth year of business since 2006. The growth statistics are impressive, as Twitter boasts "140 million tweets per day", which is up from 50 million a year ago, and "46,000 accounts created per day" (Networkeffect, 2011).We here at Hitcents are big proponents of using Twitter as part of your social media package. In fact, we believe that not only should y...

March 21, 2011
social media
Read More

Written By Chris Nation

SEO 101

I hear it all the time- “I want to be #1 on Google!” or how about this one “I am not getting enough web traffic!” These are great desires and lofty goals, but it is not a simple fix. I often encounter the thought process that everything in the web world is simple, fast and cost-effective, when in reality to have a successful online image and continued growth it is quite the opposite.Having a website is great and for a...

March 16, 2011
social media
Read More

Written By Chris Nation

Social Media Influences Customer-Buying Habits

It is no secret that the two main social media sites, Facebook and Twitter, are influencing not only the way we communicate and connect but make decisions. Is it possible that social media is transforming our decision-making and even information seeking abilities? Absolutely! According to Chadwick Martin Bailey, the author of a recent study in connection with iModerate Research Technologies, discovered that consumers ...

December 01, 2010
social media
Read More

Resized-
Written By Ed Mills

Social Media 101

I am an advocate for using social media to build business relationships directly with the consumer. But here is the key, you have got to have a well laid out plan. Relationships with your clients in business must be cultivated and expanded upon to have true success. Start with a fresh edgy approach add amazing visuals, incentives, and continue strengthening social relationships.

If you really want to hit on all c...

December 01, 2010
social media
Read More