The eras of MySpace, Facebook and Google+: What’s next?

The history of social networking starts with MySpace.  Remember Tom?  At the peak of MySpace's heyday, facebook was released and was offered only to select university students around the world.  Within the year of facebook’s birth, it was opened to anyone with an email address and soon after several unique features were developed including unavoidable [...]

By |2017-05-02T16:52:32+00:00August 18th, 2011|Social Networking|Comments Off on The eras of MySpace, Facebook and Google+: What’s next?

Best Link Building Techniques

If you're serious about building links to your website and you want to do it right, listen to this video by Google. There are lots of ways to build links the wrong way but only a few ways to do it correctly. I see tons of new black hat techniques on link building here are [...]

By |2017-05-02T16:52:33+00:00August 14th, 2011|Advertising, BetterBizWorks, Lessons, Marketing, Our Services, Social Networking, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on Best Link Building Techniques

Ashley Pitman discovers Google+

The video below is a humorous look at how to get started with Google+.  Inspired by Queen's 1980 hit "Another one bites the dust,"  Ashley Pitman of the BreakOriginals shares her rendition known as "What is this Google+?"  This is a video that is sure to make you laugh!

By |2017-05-02T16:52:33+00:00August 11th, 2011|Humor, Social Networking|Comments Off on Ashley Pitman discovers Google+

The Basics on Google+ Circles

Google+ seems to gather a lot of its inspiration from Facebook; however, most of Google+'s advertisements suggest that they are attempting to create a more professional and filtered social network.  Google+'s circles function allows a user to categorize friends, family, coworkers and other social networking members into separate groups where information, photographs and statuses can [...]

By |2017-05-02T16:52:34+00:00July 18th, 2011|Social Networking|Comments Off on The Basics on Google+ Circles

Staten Island Business Friends

BetterBizWorks, LLC has launched Staten Island Business Friends, a business owner's social networking group on Staten Island at www.sibfnetwork.org. Currently there are about 25 members and they meet at The Hilton Garden Inn every other Tuesday morning. There are a few interesting things about this social networking club on Staten Island. There is no pressure [...]

By |2017-05-02T16:52:37+00:00January 28th, 2011|BetterBizWorks, Portfolio, Social Networking, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on Staten Island Business Friends

A Website Without Marketing Is…

A website without a marketing plan is a lonely soul. If you build it they might come, but usually not. At least not without a marketing plan. In my travels I have listened to many business plans. Everyone is going into business online and that's great. The migration of the world's business from brick and [...]

By |2017-05-02T16:52:37+00:00January 27th, 2011|BetterBizWorks, Marketing, Our Services, Social Networking, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on A Website Without Marketing Is…

Promoting Your Business on Facebook

It seems like everyone is trying to promote their business on Facebook. Given the fact that at the time of this article Facebook is ranked the number 2 website on the planet, it's a great place to start. I ran across a video that states the facts. It's not instructional but it does give some [...]

By |2017-05-02T16:52:41+00:00January 3rd, 2011|BetterBizWorks, Marketing, Our Services, Social Networking|Comments Off on Promoting Your Business on Facebook

How To Upload a Video To YouTube.com

It's easy to take a video and post it on Youtube.com. Posting an interesting or entertaining video to YouTube can drive traffic to your website. We encourage our customers to use youtube.com as part of their internet marketing strategy. If you are posting videos to promote your business please consider BetterBizList.com NYMetroconnects.com and EastCoastCuisine.com which [...]

By |2017-05-02T16:52:41+00:00January 3rd, 2011|Marketing, Social Networking, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on How To Upload a Video To YouTube.com

How to Use Twitter – The Basics

BetterBizWorks believes in using Social Networking to further your profile online. Many people ask us about Twitter. Here is a short basic tutorial on how to set up and use Twitter personally. Twitter is a great way to communicate with people on computers and especially mobile phones and smart phones. Check out the video and [...]

By |2017-05-02T16:52:41+00:00January 2nd, 2011|Social Networking|Comments Off on How to Use Twitter – The Basics

How To Create a Business Page on Facebook

Many people make the mistake of using their personal page on Facebook for their business. Businesses need to create their own business page on Facebook for many reasons: It's required for business by Facebook It's a proper marketing technique You can grant administrative access to an employee You won't clog up your personal page with [...]

By |2017-05-02T16:52:41+00:00January 2nd, 2011|BetterBizWorks, Our Services, Social Networking, Tips For Small Business|Comments Off on How To Create a Business Page on Facebook