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Active Vs Passive Social Media Marketing: What Every Business Should Know

ROYAL OAK - Businesses have become far too reliant on social media automation to the point they believe it is the end point of their marketing process.  Businesses are broadcasting into social communities as though it was a radio station.  The problem is no one is listening on the other end, Melih Oztalay, President of

By |2017-10-18T08:47:52-04:00October 18th, 2017|M2 TechCast, News, Podcasts, Social Media|

TechStak Partners Talk Technology, Customer Experience For Small, Medium Businesses

ROYAL OAK - TechStak’s Nicole Pasuit kicks off a discussion on Technology and the Customer Experience: A Small Business Focus, with two experts who speak to low-cost, high value tools for SMBs and how they can improve their customer experience – just like the big companies do. Nicole Pasuit Chad Ghastin is an Independent Consultant and

By |2017-10-10T16:46:45-04:00October 10th, 2017|M2 TechCast, Podcasts, Social Media|

Registration Open For Social Media Day June 30

DETROIT – Registration is now open for the Social Media Association of Michigan Social Media Day June 30 at the Anthenum Hotel in Greektown in downtown Detroit. The event runs from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Tickets range from $59-$79 per person and can be purchased online by visiting Part conference, part social celebration,

By |2017-06-21T18:58:19-04:00June 21st, 2017|Social Media|

Grand Circus To Offer Free Facebook Social Media Training For 3,000 Michigan Residents

DETROIT - If you’re interested in mastering your Facebook marketing skills, Grand Circus in Detroit will soon be offering free social media training for up to 3,000 Michigan residents through a first-of-its-kind program sponsored by Facebook. Classes start later this summer. But you have to apply to get in. Natch. You can do so by

By |2017-06-09T12:12:29-04:00June 9th, 2017|News, Social Media|

Melih Oztalay of SmartFinds Marketing Social Media Update: Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Video

ROYAL OAK - Social media expert Melih Oztalay from Birmingham-based SmartFinds Marketing talks about the latest Social Media Marketing Trends, including Facebook Improvements, LinkedIn, Twitter Replies, and the hottest trend of them all, Video Marketing. Facebook Improvements Melih Oztalay discussed the changes taking place at Facebook which businesses need to consider in their digital social

By |2017-05-03T12:29:07-04:00May 2nd, 2017|Featured, M2 TechCast, Podcasts, Social Media|

College Students Beat The Text Book Shell Game With Mobile App Book Cycle

DETROIT - Two Detroit students at Kalamazoo College got fed up with the typical school bookstore hustle: incredibly high costs at the beginning of the school semester followed by incredibly low prices on those same books when the semester is over.  Is there no way to beat this “shell game”? Kalamazoo College Juniors, Darryl Lewis

By |2017-04-12T09:46:51-04:00April 12th, 2017|Internet Advisor, Podcasts, Social Media|

Social Media Marketing Primer: Inboard And Social Media Marketing, Website Marketability, Content Marketing

ROYAL OAK - Social media expert Melih Oztalay from SmartFinds Marketing in Birmingham explains inbound marketing and social media marketing, website marketability, content marketing and much more in this edition of M2 TechCast. In this podcast, Oztalay explains: What is inbound marketing? How Website Marketability, Content Marketing and Social Media Marketing intersect. Customer behavior has

By |2017-03-27T20:03:57-04:00March 27th, 2017|M2 TechCast, Podcasts, Social Media|

What Type Of SSL Certificate Does Your Website Need?

BIRMINGHAM - Global cyber crime costs could reach $2 trillion by 2019. That’s up 3X from 2015 (which was only a paltry $500 billion by comparison). Then President Obama even urged citizens to use safeguards like two-factor authentication. Google is among the most proactive. Recently, they’ve strong-armed webmasters into adding SSL certificates (or HTTPS). In the past, up to 70% of

By |2017-03-08T15:18:34-04:00March 8th, 2017|Social Media|