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5 Easy Tips for Using Social Media for Your Business

If you own a business, you probably use or have considered using social media for your marketing needs! Social media can be a great tool for getting information out about your business and the products you sell, as well as connecting with current and potential customers. If you’re considering social media for your business but […]


Why use Facebook Advertising?

Since Facebook was first developed in 2004, it has grown to become the biggest social media platform on the web. As it grew in popularity, the executives at Facebook realized the potential it held for advertising. Flash forward to 2014, and Facebook Advertising is one of the most popular methods of online advertising. Before we […]

Is social media right for your business?

Thinking of Using Social Media?

Social media isn’t for everyone. This may be shocking to hear, but it’s true. For some businesses, social media may not be the best means to reach their consumers, and investing time and effort into maintaining social media accounts would be a waste of resources. However, if you’ve decided that social media would be the […]

The Power of Social Media Marketing Relationships

Working at Intrigue Media as a Social Media Marketing Intern has opened my eyes to the online marketing world. I am constantly learning about the tips and tricks of attracting and engaging positively with social media viewers. For instance, I recently read a blog post by KISSmetrics called The Seven Secret Habits of Twitter Power […]

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What if they say something bad about me?

I always hear “I don’t know about this social media thing because what if people write bad things about my business?” My answer is quite simple: whether you are on social media or not, they will be saying these things regardless, both online and offline. Being in the space gives you the power to deal […]

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Attracting and Engaging Customers with Social Media

Does social media have you confused? FaceBook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube, Google+, Tumblr… how are you supposed to successfully keep up with the ever-changing world of social media? While not all social media platforms are one-in-the-same, there are several basic concepts that apply to the vast majority of these mediums. (more…)

How do people buy online?

At Intrigue Media, we use a double funnel to demonstrate how online marketing turns prospects into clients. As the online marketing funnel illustrates, there are many ways for people to get to your website. But just because someone has made it to your website does not mean that they are ready to buy from you […]

How to Boost Your Online Marketing Results

If you’ve read our last post, you know the difference between outbound and inbound marketing. In this post I’m going to show you how to combine your outbound and inbound efforts to get even better results from your marketing budget.   Should You Invest in Outbound or Inbound Marketing? The best marketing initiatives combine outbound […]

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Instagram Explained in 4 Sentences

Instagram is a photo-blogging social network, that people often explain as “Twitter with photos”. The only way to post on Instagram is by posting a photo with your iPhone or Android phone, which can be taken in the app, or imported from your camera roll. After you choose an image to post, you can choose […]