Quilt Retro by Jennifer Dick
Oct 12

SocialMediaOnlineClasses Student Success Stories

By Maria Peagler

We’re so proud of our students and instructors who are in the headlines lately.  They’re doing big things and using social media to promote their latest projects.  Take a look: Our own YouTube101 instructor, Vanessa Wilson, was featured on ABC’s 20/20 as one of the enormously successful Generation YouTube entrepreneurs profiting from the video platform. […]

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SocialMediaOnlineClasses.com Blog Tour SmartBlog on SocialMedia
Sep 23

SocialMediaOnlineClasses.com Blog Tour: Day Five at SmartBlog on Social Media

By Maria Peagler

[addtoany] Day Five of the SocialMediaOnlineClasses.com Blog Tour finds me at SmartBlog on Social Media.  SmartBlog and its associated SmartBrief channels for vertical industries are my go-to source for the best in advice on everything entrepreneurial, from social media, to management, to sales.  I personally subscribe to their SmartBrief on Social Media and SmartBrief on Entrepreneurs […]

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Sep 19

Social Media Online Classes Blog Tour: Day One at MarketingMel

By Maria Peagler

Welcome the SocialMediaOnlineClasses.com blog tour! Sept. 19-23 I’m touring the blogosphere’s outstanding online marketing and small business blogs, discussing new media marketing solutions for small business. How does it work? Rather than touring geographically, I’ll be touring virtually, via the internet, to some of my favorite blogs on small business, social media, online marketing, and public relations. Visit […]

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Sep 08

5 Steps to SEO Results for Small Business Owners

By Maria Peagler

Today’s guest post is from Gloria Rand, who works with small business owners to implement SEO strategies and social media marketing for online visibility, profits and success at www.gloriarand.com. Facebook may be great for your business, but it’s not wise to put all of your marketing eggs in that one basket. Granted, it’s hard to ignore Facebook’s […]

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twitter headline checklist Socialmediaonlineclasses
Aug 12

Checklist for Writing Great Twitter Posts [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Maria Peagler

Click to download the checklist ​​<< Click on the infographic to download your own full-size version. Want to stand out on Twitter? Need to learn how to write a great tweet? Easy. People have been doing it for over one hundred years: Headlines. Look no farther than newspaper editors and fiction authors: they’ve mastered the art of the tease — […]

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10 Minute Twitter Strategies for Small Business
Aug 04

10-Minute Twitter Strategies for Small Business Profits

By Maria Peagler

Twitter is the one social network my students and clients are most hesitant to join.  It’s only for celebrities like Alyssa Milano and Charlie Sheen, they say.  Or like my summer intern Matt, they feel like they need a Twitter-to-English dictionary to decipher people’s tweets.  Stated plainly, Twitter is not for wimps.  It takes persistence […]

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