URL debugging on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter– so images in your social posts show up right

You don’t want your social shares looking like this: Your featured images should be 1600×840 to fit in the Open Graph and social posts, like this one from this migraine doctor. Fortunately, the social networks have validator URLs we can test before making posts. Here’s Facebook URL validator, which will give you additional warnings on errors to fix. And here is Twitter’s card …

Here’s how we rapidly grew our business in 2020– and how you can do so in 2021.

The following is a guest post by Scott Zimmerman, CEO of ETCHUS. Many of us put in lots of hours every day to improve ourselves and our businesses. Whether it’s learning new processes, educating yourself on SEO, or even starting a one-minute video. We find ourselves finding people with similar interests. For most of us, we find people both on …

Kris Ruby’s Clubhouse Advice for Entrepreneurs

The following is a guest post by Kris Ruby, CEO of Ruby Media Group ®, a NY Public Relations, Personal Branding, Content Marketing, and Social Media Marketing Agency. Craving a Clubhouse App Invite? Keep reading…   Clubhouse is the new audio-only social media app that has sparked quite the debate in recent weeks. Parts of Clubhouse are amazing. Other parts? Not so …

Are you actively listening and communicating?

Imagine if you went to your doctor, and after you explain your symptoms, they simply say, “Ok, mmhmm, got it,” without saying back anything as they walk out. This would be very disrespectful, especially after you’ve invested time into trying to be thorough. We’ve seen this the most in written form- emails, text messages, etc., where we’ll write a thoughtful, …

Clubhouse has some serious value, but a few flaws.

Thousands of posts have been shared online about Clubhouse, the app marketers, entrepreneurs, and entertainers are raving about. My mentor, Dennis Yu, invited me to the app and into my first room as a speaker —I suddenly shared the stage with some extremely authoritative entrepreneurs, but with zero context. I’m a nobody… but my name was right next to Dan …

Getting banned by Facebook is a nightmare

Even if their bot accidentally did it and it’s not your fault. Usually trying to reach them is an exercise in futility. See the screenshot below for what it’s like. You need to be able to protect yourself– to diversify. Snapchat reached out to us, offering our community $150 in free ads, and they are supporting a course on Snapchat …

Let’s practice #RACI always

When communicating actively with our project stakeholders, we like to use the #RACI model, which stands for Responsible, Accountable, Consulted, and Informed. The #RACI project management model is a powerful tool to ensure not everyone is copied on everything. Role clarity ensures the right people are in the right conversations – so we don’t have either overflow or blockage. With …