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Rio Roses Mother’s Day Video Contest Help Guide

WIN Rio Roses for your mom!

The 2011 Rio Roses Mother’s Day Video Contest is well on its way and you haven’t submitted a video? Let me help you! “HELP! I don’t know what to film!” Use the following questions as a guideline: What is one of the most memorable moments with her? What is the best piece of advice she […]

Manage your own Groupon Store

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Groupon Stores Welcome to the final installment of this week’s theme, Social Networks that promote in-store traffic. In November 30, 2010, Groupon announced its new feature, Groupon Stores. Basically, you can create a virtual store, have customers follow you to keep up with new products and offers, and offer Groupon deals as often as you […]

Don’t be a square, get on Foursquare!


  Foursquare Foursquare came into the scene in 2009 and as of November 2010, it claims 5+ million users. Foursquare adds a layer of gaming to its location-based social networking by allowing users to earn badges, points, and mayorships for checking into locations. Furthermore, Foursquare offers a tips section where users can leave public comments […]

What’s the Deal with Facebook?


Facebook Places and Deals  In November 2010, Facebook introduced Deals for businesses as a robust addition to its Places feature. Offering 4 different types of deals, Facebook allows you to reward new customers with in store coupons for checking-in at your location via Places. Businesses can also reward multi-check-ins to increase customer loyalty. Watch this […]

Location, Location, Location… 3 Social Networks that promote in-store traffic


If you are like many businesses, you’re looking for ways to turn your online fans into real consumers of your products and services. How can you maximize your bottom line with the help of social media? One way is to take advantage of location based social networks. We will look at 3 examples of such […]