Kansas City Social Media Marketing Company Shares Top Five Predictions for 2013 Including Pinterest, Foursquare, Facebook, Twitter and Google+

Posted by on Dec 13, 2012 in New Social Media Trends | No Comments

By: Valerie Jennings, CEO of Jennings Social Media Marketing These are my top five social media marketing predictions for 2013. This list may not encompass the trends in the next months ahead, but it’s a fairly adequate outline of what the future looks like. 1) Pinterest continues to monetize social media. However, without an open API […]

Location-Based Mobile Services Becoming Increasingly Popular: Over 25% of Americans Have Used Location-Based Services for Recommendations

Posted by: Micah Pratt, social networking research & development Using location-based services to find the closest restaurant or to get directions is becoming the newest trend in mobile technology. Here is an article from The Washington Post on how Americans are using location-based services. Over a quarter of American adults use mobile location-based services Not […]

Kansas City’s Data Center & Internet Hub Increases Website Traffic With Social Media and Cuts 75% of Google Adwords Budget

Posted By: Jamie Sutera, VP of R&D 1102 GRAND, Kansas City’s data center and Internet hub, saw a 200-300 percent increase in its website and blog traffic, and cut 75 percent of its Google Adwords budget. The marketing ROI is part of an ongoing social media campaign with Jennings Social Media Marketing (www.jenningssocialmedia.com). Darren Bonawitz, […]

4 Social Media Marketing Predictions for 2011

Posted By: Jared Cook 2010, often referred to as “the year of social media,” has come and gone. As we move forward into 2011, we will continue to see social media evolve and grow. Below is an article from Mashable.com, written by Tim Ferriss, providing his insight into- 4 Social Media Marketing Predictions for 2011 Ah, […]

Social Media Coupons and Promos Reach Audiences and attract “Followers” for Brands

Posted by on Dec 6, 2010 in Blogged, Facebook, Social Media Marketing, Twitter | No Comments

Posted By: Carlee Vellinga   More than half of consumers follow at least one brand on a social networking site. A new study shows that consumers chose to follow a brand in order to receive a deal or promo or to find more brand information. This article from InformationWeek.com was written by Alison Diana and […]

Foursquare Check-Ins Show Where Shoppers Went on Black Friday

Posted by on Nov 29, 2010 in Blogged, Social Media Marketing, Twitter | No Comments

Posted By: Carlee Vellinga Retailers promoted their Black Friday sales heavily this year. Social media was a reliable tool for many retailers who chose to use apps, Twitter and Foursquare among other social media tools. This article written by Jolie O’Dell from mashable.com uses graphs to show where shoppers checked in on Foursquare. Which Retailers Got […]

Doctors Utilize Social Media to Attract New Patients

Posted by on Oct 11, 2010 in Blogged, Social Media Marketing | No Comments

Posted By: Carlee Vellinga Medical Groups are learning that social media is a helpful marketing tool. Many doctors and Health Care providers are beginning to utilize deals and promotions on sites such as Groupon and Foursquare. Doctors are offering discounted medical services for those who check the sites. This article from The Los Angeles Times illustrates the way the […]