Tag Archive: Twitter

What is Pinterest?

March 1, 2012 1:05 pm Leave your thoughts

It’s a social media site where you collect images and pin them to virtual ‘mood’ boards. What’s all the hype about? It’s gaining in momentum like a storm. Last September there were 1.7 million users worldwide; by December this figure was up to 7 million and almost 14 million by January (ComScore). In the UK a quarter of a million visited in January and stayed on-site for an average of 25 minutes for the month. One American company reported an additional 150 webpage views directly from Pinterest and 2 direct sales – all in 30 days Another reported a 75% increase in web traffic and another, an increase of 446%! How do Mymarketing AID see it working for business? You pin images that link directly back to your website – good for getting customers there and for SEO Follow other pinners – look for the most popular or those with…


How Social Media is vital to SEO

November 16, 2011 10:33 am Leave your thoughts

It’s true, Mymarketing AID knows that Social Media is very important, vital even, to your rankings in any search engine listings. Simply using keywords in your web content is not enough, it’s only a part of the optimisation and ranking process.  Search engines now want to know how good your website is by looking at the number of backlinks your site or blog has. As with all technology nothing stays still for long which is why search engines are now recognising social signals or links to influential people on Social Media sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn add to the quality of your page and get you ranked higher. Here are Mymarketing AID’s top reasons why social media is vital to SEO: 1. Social Media sites let you tap into existing traffic sources 2. Social Media is a time saver as you just need to upload your content, keywords and…


Top 5 reasons to sign up to our newsletter

October 26, 2011 4:52 pm Leave your thoughts

Here at MyMarketingAID we love to share and receive news. News is core to what we do and we love letting you know what we have been up to. We are proud of what we do and we want to share all that goes on at MyMarketingAID.   Here are our top 5 reasons to sign up to our newsletter 1.Time out Work can be a hectic and crazy place. We all need a few minutes in the day to have a bit of time out. Well why not combine a bit of light reading with a cuppa? Put the kettle on and open up MyMarketingAIDs newsletter and have a break! It is full of news and inspiration to give you the energy boost you need. Oh and a chance for a quick caffeine kick too! 2.Top stories At MyMarketingAID we love to keep up-to-date with what is going on…


Why the need for social media?

October 24, 2011 10:28 am Leave your thoughts

It is hard to imagine life before social media. Here at MyMarketingAID we would quite simply be lost without it. What’s more is that the concept of social media is dynamic, fast moving and constantly changing. At MyMarketingAID we understand how important it is to keep on board of the social media train. Fall off and you fall behind. Forget to get on and you are left standing on the sidelines. It is now recognised that over 70% of small and medium sized business use social media in one way or another to promote their company. But why is it so important I hear you ask? Well social media is more than just a tweet here or a Facebook comment there. In the business world it is one very powerful tool indeed. Here are a few reasons why; Lead generation Your contacts and clients can refer and recommend you to…


Are you giving it enough klout?

October 19, 2011 3:43 pm Leave your thoughts

As we all know the Internet is a very powerful tool.  Measuring just how powerful your website and online brand is can often be tricky.  Is it about how many unique visitors you have? How many people tweet about you each day?  Or how many hits a day you have on your website?  What do you measure and why?    Well the simple answer is all of it!  Your next question is probably how?  Well at MyMarketingAID we specialise in helping you to ensure that your website is highly influential and recognised and that is where Klout comes in. MyMarketingAID is here to help you find your Klout score. A score that is essentially a ranking of how useful and valid your online content is to your audience.   Basically the higher your Klout score the better your content and more engaged your audience is!  Simple really! The Internet is…