Google giving small businesses the power to manage their presence online

Google Inc. is launching a new, free dashboard designed for small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs), helping them get noticed online. Branded as Google My Business, the service allows SMBs to manage their presence

Published on: June 17th, 2014 Candice So

Social media tips from the Scobleizer

In the future, your toothbrush might tell on you to your dentist if you're not brushing often enough, your car will have a record of where you've driven it, and your bathroom mirror

Published on: February 24th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Google+ with Guy Kawasaki: The 8,000 lbs gorilla

We sat down with former Apple evangelist, author, and speaker Guy Kawasaki Jan. 22 at Avaya Evolutions in Toronto and focused our interview on Google+. In his role as an advisor for Google-owned

Published on: January 23rd, 2014 Brian Jackson

Google+ with Guy Kawasaki: Guy’s social tactics

We sat down with former Apple evangelist, author, and speaker Guy Kawasaki yesterday at Avaya Evolutions in Toronto and focused our interview on Google+. In his role as an advisor for Google-owned Motorola

Published on: January 23rd, 2014 Brian Jackson

Google+ with Guy Kawasaki: It’s about passions

We sat down with former Apple evangelist, author, and speaker Guy Kawasaki Jan. 22 at Avaya Evolutions in Toronto and focused our interview on Google+. In his role as an advisor for Google-owned

Published on: January 23rd, 2014 Brian Jackson

Google+ with Guy Kawasaki: Unvoluntary adoption ‘holy grail of marketing’

We sat down with former Apple evangelist, author, and speaker Guy Kawasaki Jan. 22 at Avaya Evolutions in Toronto and focused our interview on Google+. In his role as an advisor for Google-owned

Published on: January 23rd, 2014 Brian Jackson

Google+ with Guy Kawasaki: Why Google+ is like a 14-year-old

We sat down with former Apple evangelist, author, and speaker Guy Kawasaki yesterday at Avaya Evolutions in Toronto and focused our interview on Google+. In his role as an advisor for Google-owned Motorola

Published on: January 22nd, 2014 Brian Jackson

What would you ask Guy Kawasaki about Google Plus?

Guy Kawasaki is a former Apple evangelist and known for helping to make the landmark Macintosh II computer a success by recruiting software and hardware developers to get on board. Perhaps the reason

Published on: January 20th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Grab your Google+ vanity URL now

You can now replace that long string of random numbers in your Google+ profile URL with your name, as Google started rolling out so-called vanity URLs to qualifying accounts Oct. 30. It took

Published on: November 12th, 2013 Brian Jackson

What we learned from running our Twitter chats

With hashtag-based chats cropping up everywhere you look in the Twitterverse, now seems like a good time to talk about how you can moderate a Twitter chat to help you build your brand

Published on: September 26th, 2013 Candice So

A marketer’s guide to being CASL ready

Bret Conkin is the chief marketing officer for FundRazr, Canada's biggest crowdfunding platform. He has prepared this list of tips for marketers, in advance of Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL). This post appeared as

Published on: September 23rd, 2013 Bret Conkin

5 free social media monitoring and analysis Web services

You can't manage what you don't measure. It's an old axiom that is particularly poignant in the digital age. Businesses suddenly need to keep tabs on fluctuating numbers and the reasons behind the

Published on: July 17th, 2013 Wolston Lobo