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20 Stats About Internet Marketing

20 Stats About Internet Marketing

Cost and Budget Statistics 1) Inbound leads cost per lead 61% less than outbound leads.   2) The average cost-per-lead for outbound-dominated businesses is $346.   3) The average cost-per-lead for inbound-dominated businesses is $135.   4) 89% of businesses are either maintaining or increasing their inbound marketing budgets.   5) The average budget spent

23 days ago in slider
5 Things No One Is Doing

5 Things No One Is Doing

While some people are using select internet marketing techniques to drive traffic to their site, others are doing none at all, except hoping for the best. Using a wide variety of tried and true online marketing methods is the best way to see real results in your sales. A great place to start is by

37 days ago in Internet Marketing, slider
Online Marketing for Local Business Introduction

Online Marketing for Local Business Introduction

If you are the owner of a local business, you are probably suffering from a drop in demand for your products or services as a result of the economic recession our country has been suffering from for the past few years. In fact statistics show that small local businesses are making 30% to 50% less

49 days ago in Internet Marketing, slider
Protect IP Act Breaks the Internet

Protect IP Act Breaks the Internet

-->   By now you have heard something about SOPA, and this video explains it very well. The bill has good intentions, but like the Bible says, the path to hell is paved by good intentions...watch the video to learn more and why it IMPACTS you and your business...   If you have a business

62 days ago in Rich Thurman, slider
Marketing your Business on Facebook: Is Your Facebook Page Screwed?

Marketing your Business on Facebook: Is Your Facebook Page Screwed?

The whole point of creating a Facebook Page for your business is to build a fan base of people interested in your product or service, right?   Facebook Pages are a great tool for interacting with your fans on a regular basis and for them to discover whether or not your product or service is

75 days ago in Facebook, slider, social media marketing
Mastering Your Inner Game - Building Your Business

Mastering Your Inner Game - Building Your Business

The Renegade Millionaire Way by Dan S. Kennedy We’re going to talk about the inner game of building your business. I believe that the inner game is simply all-important. “The inner game” is a new term for a classic idea explained many different times, many different ways by virtually every success educator, and even philosophers.

78 days ago in Inside Secrets, Operations, Running A Business, slider
Running a Business: Multiple-Monitors Increase Productivity

Running a Business: Multiple-Monitors Increase Productivity

Looking for ways to increase your productivity while running a business? A while back I read a New York Times article about the efficiency benefits of having two monitors attached to your computer. If you're looking for data to justify the expense of a two monitor configuration, read this article. I've been touting the benefits

80 days ago in Running A Business, slider
Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday

Pledge your support for Small Business Saturday®   The 2nd annual Small Business Saturday® is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses on one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year.   On November 26, we're asking millions of people to shop small at their favorite local stores and help fuel the economy. When

121 days ago in slider, Small Business, Tweets, Videos
Facebook Training for Business - Learn Social Media

Facebook Training for Business - Learn Social Media

Watch this video: THE Fastest growing element of online Social Media is Facebook. If Facebook were a country, it would be one of the largest on the planet! Facebook has over 460 million users at the time of me writing this and roughly 300 thousand more are joining the Facebook ranks EACH DAY! Can you

182 days ago in slider, Videos
Spotlight - Jobie Summer - Financial Advisor Marketing

Spotlight - Jobie Summer - Financial Advisor Marketing

Ready to Ramp Up Your Referral Marketing? Listen to this interview with Jobie Summer, CFP, CEP, CFS, MA. She shares her Referral System from her experience with Financial Advisor Marketing and makes it easy to implement in ANY business right away. After 15 years of testing and implementing different strategies to improve her own Referral

188 days ago in Marketing, slider, Spotlight, Videos
Title Loans and Sharks

Title Loans and Sharks

The old jokes say lawyers are sharks are related.  Today I came across a great article that helps you avoid a different kind of shark....the Arizona Title Loan Shark. In this article they list out some great tips that help you make better choices when you are looking for this type of financing. These title

191 days ago in Finance, slider
Insider Secrets - Episode 1

Insider Secrets - Episode 1

This is the first post for Insider Secrets. We hope you find it helpful.     Alright, today I was looking at my Google Analytics for SBCA Community and I noticed that on the 18th we had a dramatic drop in our traffic. I started to look into it and I noticed that our search

193 days ago in Facebook, Inside Secrets, slider, Videos, Videos, WordPress
Alexis Ohanian: How to make a splash in social media

Alexis Ohanian: How to make a splash in social media

Alexis Ohanian co-founded Reddit, a social-voting news website with geek allegiances, a small-town feel and a penchant for lighting up the memes your friends IM you about next week. In this funny, rapid-fire 4 minutes, Alexis Ohanian of Reddit tells the real-life fable of one humpback whale's rise to Web stardom. The lesson of Mister

194 days ago in Facebook, Internet Marketing, Marketing, slider, Videos
Facebook For Business Training Videos

Facebook For Business Training Videos

Since Facebook® doesn’t provide business users in-depth training on how to make the most of Facebook, we decided to fill the void. First to Move Marketing, the business behind http://sbcacommunity.com, is an independent team of Social Media Marketing experts dedicated to delivering the best online training for marketing professionals. This Is The Only Facebook Video

198 days ago in Facebook, Products, slider, Training
Good Can Spread Just As Fast As Bad Through Social Media

Good Can Spread Just As Fast As Bad Through Social Media

Social Media Management is super important and I just noticed this on my wall and I think it is a good thing to point out and drive home. If you are properly monitoring your social media you can take a situation like this into your own hands and turn it into a positive experiance for

215 days ago in Marketing, slider, social media, social media marketing
Great Example of Social Media Done Right - Dallas Cowboys

Great Example of Social Media Done Right - Dallas Cowboys

Great Social Media Consulting at work.... This just came across my news feed....Dallas Cowboy Cheer Leaders piling into their dressing room....CLICK..... So, The Cowboys have 3.3 Million followers on Facebook and with this one video, in less than 40 minutes, they had 882 people like it, and 154 comments.... I also love the fan page

223 days ago in Fun Stuff, Marketing, slider, social media, social media marketing, Videos
Interesting Perspective

Interesting Perspective

Today I ran across this perspective in terms of what our government is doing. If we did this with our businesses, we would be back at a desk job working for someone else in two shakes... ‎"If the US Government was a family, they would be making $58,000 a year, they spend $75,000 a year,

224 days ago in Finance, Fun Stuff, slider, Spotlight