Terry Kurtzer

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Why Boosting Your Facebook Posts Is Just Throwing Money Down the Drain

If you're going to pay for Facebook ads, make sure you do so in a smart way.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Neil Patel explains why you shouldn't boost Facebook posts that drive traffic to your blog.<p>Why? Well, because by its …

How Google Reviews Boost Your Online Search Results And How To Get Them

You have likely checked out the Google reviews of a restaurant, store, or business before making a purchase or visit. If so, you already understand …

5 of the worst SEO mistakes clients make

There are so many aspects to SEO, and it can be difficult to draw them all together efficiently and effectively. As an agency, we have seen clients …

Learn How to Target Any Niche with this Facebook Ads Training for $15

If you want to sell products online or promote a business, Facebook is a great place to find potential customers. The 2017 Facebook Ads Certification Course helps you target any niche, with two hours of video tutorials. You can get the training now for just <b>$15</b> at 9to5Toys Specials.<p>Through …

Facebook Ads

7 fantastic resources for free images

High-quality photos are crucial to successful content marketing and social media strategies.<p>Unfortunately, organizations run lots of bad stock images …

Public Relations

Are CMOs Overlooking Google Plus?

“Google+ is still a thing?” This sentiment is common among both casual and frequent social media users. However, despite having the reputation of being the butt of the joke in the social media world, most Google+ (or Google Plus) users would argue that it is actually extremely useful for businesses.<p>…

Google Search

Google Releases A Website Builder for Small Businesses by @MattGSouthern

Google has officially released a single-page website builder designed for small businesses.The post Google Releases A Website Builder for Small …

Search Engines

A 3-Step Guide to Using LinkedIn Groups to Generate Leads

Imagine walking into a professional networking event or conference where everyone wore color-coded name tags or t-shirts.<p>In one corner, all the …

Selling

3 Reasons You're Not Closing Deals

Stop talking about what you're selling and start listening to why your client needs it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the biggest challenges in a service-based business is converting prospects into clients. Some prospects don’t sign on because they aren’t ready; …

5 Top Digital Marketing Tools to Help Grow Your Online Presence

In the ever-changing business world, it's hard to know where and how to invest your time as a small business. It can be especially confusing when …

Marketing

How to Get Over 1.8 Million Facebook Followers in Less than a Year | Inc.com

Lauren Francesca is a comedian, actress, and a social media star. She and I met when we both tried out the Shapr professional networking app last year. At the time, she had about 70,000 fans on her Facebook page - a year later she has 1.8 million. I recently sat down with her at YouTube Space in …

Networking

How to Sell Anything: An Introductory Guide

“I am a hustler, baby; I’ll sell water to a well!” — Jay-Z<p>Regardless of your business, sales matter. Sales are your organization’s oxygen. They drive …

How to react without using Facebook’s reaction buttons

Remember in 2007, when everyone wrote their Facebook status in the third person and you couldn’t even comment on it? It seems like a simpler time. Much like the 1950s of social media. But nostalgia plays tricks on our perception of the past – even though most of us weren’t there, we remember the …

Social Media

How Facebook's New 'Reactions' Feature Works & What It Means for Marketers

Learn how the "Reactions" feature works and the impact it might have on marketing and user behavior going forward.

Behavior

Starting Your First Social Campaign? Check These Best Practices First - Small Business Trends

Social campaigns can provide a huge boost to your business in a number of different ways. But the idea can be a bit overwhelming if you’re just …

Business Lessons From Beyond The Shark Tank

<i>The negotiations end. The deal is struck. Everyone hugs and high-fives.</i><p>Now what?<p>In my article, <i>In The Shark Tank It's All About Valuation</i>, I discussed how the Sharks arrive at their valuations. But the show also offers insights into other aspects of business while providing an entertaining glimpse …

Entrepreneurship

Those "Be Like Bill" Memes Are Stealing Your Facebook Info!

The internet can be a dangerous place sometimes. For every fun, cool site that aims to provide you with quality content to make your day a little …

Social Media

If You Want to Be More Successful, Learn How to Sell

Perhaps the most important subject you can study and learn is sales. Yet many of the smartest people avoid learning it, and some of the best colleges shun teaching it.<p>Why? One reason is that our society too often disparages the sales profession. <i>Death of a Salesman</i>, <i>Wall Street</i>, <i>Boiler Room</i>, <i>Glengarry</i> …

4 Content-Marketing Methods to Stay Above Your Competition

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Promoting irrelevant content to your customer base is as useless as bringing a knife to a gunfight. The question is no longer whether targeted content is a competition worth entering, but how to bring home the gold.<p>With 86 percent of …

Why You Must Push Out Content Consistently to Be Successful

Many brands and organizations already know that content marketing is king. Well-known, large companies like Coca-Cola, Disney, IBM, Microsoft, and …

10 Content Marketing Trends That’ll Dominate 2016

One month into 2016 and we are already flooded with content on everything under the sun. Owing to the boom in startups who bank on growth hacking …

Optimize Your Facebook Business Page to Increase Your Online Presence and Customer Conversions

Facebook is a marketing tool that when used properly can generate huge results. One of the reasons Facebook is so beneficial, especially to small businesses, is that it is free and has the potential to reach millions of people. And with a few tips from the marketing gurus at Business 2 Community, …