SEO guru Eric Enge broke SEO and Social Media down into plain English at NIM’s Aug. 23 event. Stressing an integrative approach using SEO and Social, Enge said the best way to compete in SEO keywords is to be user-centric. If anyone knows how to boil down complex ideas for an audience, it’s Enge, who […]
About Suzanne McDonald
Award-winning CEO, former Boston Globe Journalist, Suzanne McDonald builds community-driven and purposeful brands -- Angles & Insights, Newport Interactive Marketing, Sea Rose Montessori Co-op School -- and ideates large & small brands' innovative campaigns.
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Thanks to all of you, NIM boasts the biggest turnout so far! 100% Networking saw 150 signups plus some walk-ins – lots of new faces. Raindrops were avoided, connections were made, views were enjoyed, drinks were downed. Was it the venue (who doesn’t enjoy a view of Newport from a rooftop?) or is the […]
Continuation of June 5 interview with Wayne Quackenbush from Newport’s Annex Comics, see part 1 here NIM: As a marketer of a narrow-niche store, it must be challenging to get new customers. How has Facebook helped? WQ: People visit the shop, visit my website, or E-bay store just to meet the eccentric person behind the Facebook page. […]
Social Media: Share and Share Alike Besides social media, what’s the most important word in the Newport Interactive Marketers vocabulary? That would be “share.” The group shares connections, contacts, information, leads, advice, insight, links, hashtags, business cards, stories, you name it. With social media dominating marketing today, business owners large and small need one […]
Pinterest for Business If instead of posting quotes on Facebook, you’d rather share tapestries you found at the bazaar in India, or smiling sloths from your trip to Costa Rica, then you’ll love Pinterest. But did you know that in addition to providing the perfect platform for those who are more visual- than text-oriented, […]
Around since the 80s, Annex Comics flourishes in 2012, due in large part to the way in which owner Wayne Quackenbush took the social media bull by the horns to promote the fine (and funny) art of comic books. Here’s Part I of our two-part interview. NIM: Wayne Quackenbush, I can’t think of a better […]
NIMRI celebrates its overarching theme – connection – with a film showing of Sundance’s “Connected” March 29 It takes a really good movie to silence the smart phones of a room full of NIMRI-ers, but the only lights flickering in the Jane Pickens movie house March 29 came from the big screen. Premiered at […]
Rhode Island-based Athletic Standard simplifies the college athlete recruiting process, resulting in a win-win for both student-athletes and the institutions where they will pursue higher education and athletics. Through certified athleticism and athletic potential testing, Athletic Standard provides potential players a gateway to college coaches across the country. Testing is based on the EPIC Index, […]
New Media events you may have missed April 26, 2012 – Pinterest for Business: All You Need to Know Annie Colella of Discover Newport (the Convention and Visitors Bureau) shared how Pinterest can work for your business. Attendees learned how to get to get started with Pinterest and how to get the most out of the […]
Revenue Coach Shares Proven Strategies to Increase Sales View more presentations from NewportInteractive Let’s look at our websites and social media from a proven sales perspective. Revenue Coach and author Kristin Zhivago helps helps brands become to customer-centric. What Your Current Clients Can Teach You What you think is important, isn’t what is important to […]