Freelance writer/content marketer

Specialties include: retail and franchise owners, veterinary and pet care, real estate, auto safety, real estate, personal profiles, blog posts, content marketing strategy. I am Hubspot certified.

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Are You Too Plugged-in? Disconnect from Tech Temptations ...

Are You Too Plugged-in? Disconnect from Tech Tempta...

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Are You Too Plugged-in? Disconnect from Tech Temptations - Tuts+ Business Article

Technology has been pivotal to the success of most small business owners. Many wouldn’t be where they are today if not for advances such as the Internet, mobile devices, and the ability to conduct commerce. While grateful for these opportunities, many successful professionals — and their families — have come...

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How to Use Hashtags in Social Media Marketing - Tuts+ Business Article

One of the great benefits of social media is the ability to reach a large audience at little cost. Using the popular hashtag notation, you can spread your brand, take advantage of popular trends, and get your message out. Hashtags are a great way to promote your business. Learn how...

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6 Steps to Planning Professional Business Videos - Tuts+ Business Article

Living in a remote section of Northern Maine, Jennifer Spokes is an active online consumer. “I’ll get online before I’ll take the 40 minute drive to the nearest big city,” says Spokes, who has used the Internet to purchase everything from living room curtains, to a test prep tutor for...

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6 Steps to Planning Professional Business Videos - Tuts+ Business Article

Living in a remote section of Northern Maine, Jennifer Spokes is an active online consumer. “I’ll get online before I’ll take the 40 minute drive to the nearest big city,” says Spokes, who has used the Internet to purchase everything from living room curtains, to a test prep tutor for...

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How Online Business Owners can Benefit from Klout - Tuts+ Business Article

If you’re a freelancer or entrepreneur that is active on social media, and would like to know exactly where you stand, check out your Klout score. It's a quality ranking tool that will display your place in the world of social media. Are you reaching your audience, having conversations, and...

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How Online Business Owners can Benefit from Klout - Tuts+ Business Article

If you’re a freelancer or entrepreneur that is active on social media, and would like to know exactly where you stand, check out your Klout score. It's a quality ranking tool that will display your place in the world of social media. Are you reaching your audience, having conversations, and...

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5 Ways to Use Video to Promote Your Micro Business - Tuts+ Business Article

Since its creation in 2007, YouTube has skyrocketed in popularity, claiming the spot as the world’s second most popular website and boasting over one million unique visitors each month. Its audience is people in search of videos: informational, humorous, educational, how-to, newsworthy, musical, artsy – you name it, it’s out...

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5 Ways to Use Video to Promote Your Micro Business - Tuts+ Business Article

Since its creation in 2007, YouTube has skyrocketed in popularity, claiming the spot as the world’s second most popular website and boasting over one million unique visitors each month. Its audience is people in search of videos: informational, humorous, educational, how-to, newsworthy, musical, artsy – you name it, it’s out...

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7 Tips for More Effective Social Media Marketing - Tuts+ Business Article

We all read articles about how important it is to market ourselves through social media. I’ve been talking to successful freelancers to find out the realities of using social media for business and getting their tips for the best ways to network and promote their work. Here are 7 tips...

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7 Tips for More Effective Social Media Marketing - Tuts+ Business Article

We all read articles about how important it is to market ourselves through social media. I’ve been talking to successful freelancers to find out the realities of using social media for business and getting their tips for the best ways to network and promote their work. Here are 7 tips...

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Flexible Project Management with Trello: Boards, Lists, and Cards - Tuts+ Business Article

You may have heard the buzz about the project management and collaboration product, Trello. Created by Fog creek Software, this hosted tool can assist anyone with getting and staying organized — whether you’re a solopreneur launching a new initiative or you’ve been running an established business with an array of...

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How to Grow Your Twitter Following - Tuts+ Business Article

Now that you've set up your Twitter account, it's time you got some followers. Followers are great for two reasons: Followers provide social proof. The more followers you have, the more people will assume you're good at what you do. Every follower is like a micro-testimonial. Think about it: if...

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How to Grow Your Twitter Following - Tuts+ Business Article

Now that you've set up your Twitter account, it's time you got some followers. Followers are great for two reasons: Followers provide social proof. The more followers you have, the more people will assume you're good at what you do. Every follower is like a micro-testimonial. Think about it: if...