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Your Own Social Network – Wishful Thinking or Truly Possible

Updated April 4, 2018   Is it possible to host your own social network where people with similar ideas, interests, hobbies, employment, or other connectedness can go to engage with one another?   Social network hosting can be as easy as installing with a single click using the Softaculous auto-installer, with a KnownHost application and social network hosting plan.     The Medium is the Message (~Marshall McLuhan quote)   There are people in this world who believe social networks […]

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Marketing Habits to Drop in 2018

Updated January 23, 2018   There’s a lot of bad marketing advice out there to avoid in 2018 – and we’re sharing a list of things you should take with a grain of salt, as you outperform those who instead heeded that bad advice.     Bad Advice #1     Stop ‘Doing’ SEO   Search engine optimization (SEO) had got a bad name as of late, largely due to the propaganda machine at Google (and those Google pundits who repeat […]

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Ditch Google+ But Not Google My Business

Updated January 17, 2018   No matter how it’s branded, Google+ is a complete and utter waste of your time, unless you are selling to marketers, period.  Google My Business, however, is a great way to get found online and takes a minimum of time and effort.   Question:  How many real business owners, not marketers but real business owners, do you know who frequently use Google+ (or whatever they’ve re-named it this month)?   Answer:  None.

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