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How to use your Google Business Profile for business

Google Business Profile, previously called Google My Business, is an essential and free tool for any business owner who wants to show up more prominently online and convert that visibility into customers. However, many business owners are intimidated and frustrated when they first try to learn how to manager their profiles. (One of the reasons…

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AZ Media Maven celebrates 10 years serving small businesses

The decade brought massive changes to marketing via social media AZ Media Maven, a boutique social media marketing and public relations agency in the Phoenix area, celebrates 10 years in business this month. Imagine that when we started, Facebook had yet to acquire Instagram (that takeover occurred in April 2012), Clubhouse didn’t exist, and Twitter…

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AZ Media Maven shares 7 holiday marketing tips for small business owners

Profit and visibility are critically important to small businesses but fostering them can be difficult. Luckily, the holidays are great opportunitie s for an increase in both with the right digital marketing approach. Let’s look at seven holiday marketing tips for small businesses owners that help capture the right kind of attention. Pay attention to…

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Foolproof media tips for getting news coverage during the holiday season

The holidays are a hectic time for just about everybody, but especially for small business owners. Many earn the lion’s share of revenues during the fourth quarter yet still balance added responsibilities at work with holiday preparations and celebrations. It’s also a popular time to take some much-needed time off for members of the media…

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Earned Media: What is it and how does it establish credibility for your business?

The internet offers users access to thousands of businesses as they search for products and services. How can you make your company stand out form among other small businesses? Short answer: Earned media. When potential clients see your business featured in a news story, it increases the credibility and value of your brand. Our team…

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Most important aspect of social media: Building customer loyalty

Most small business owners today know it’s important to have a social media presence for their companies. However, few are good at understanding the methods to successfully building customer loyalty through their social accounts. Social media is often just one more burden on their already heavy plates, and there’s not a lot of time in…

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Relentless posting got you down? AZ Media Maven’s pros and cons for outsourcing social media

If you don’t have a strong social media presence, your business is losing major opportunities to build brand identity, connect with customers, and develop loyalty. Many professionals and small business owners don’t have the time or expertise needed to give their businesses an edge online. Outsourcing social media to a firm like AZ Media Maven…