Using YouTube and Video Marketing To Promote Your Small Business [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

This is Episode 13 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

In this episode of The Small Business Marketing Report Sean & Robert look at YouTube and Video Marketing. No longer as technical and costly as it once was video is a fantastic way to promote your business online. This isn’t about becoming the next YouTube sensation, but practical advice on how you can leverage video marketing for your business.

Sean & Robert provide insight in to the tools and techniques you can use for effective video marketing online.

Some of the resources, equipment and tools mentioned in the show:

Also check out Gary Vaynerchuck and Twit.TV for their awesome use of video.

You can follow this show on the Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

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LinkedIn: A Guide for Small Businesses [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

This is Episode 12 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

In this episode of The Small Business Marketing Report Sean & Robert look into LinkedIn, probably the most popular Business to Business social network in the world. Providing tips on optimising your profile, effective status updates and other insights that will help you use this channel effectively to benefit your business.

You can follow this show on the Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

You can also find us on the Stitcher & Blackberry networks:

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An Introduction To Facebook For Small Business [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

Episode 11 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

This episode of The Small Business Marketing Report looks at Facebook. Sean & Robert dive into how small business can take advantage of the largest social platform in the world. Facebook has changed a lot in its short lifespan, and even more so now it has to deliver for shareholders. Its rapid rate of change has left many small businesses confused as to its value, and in fact many are not aware of Facebook’s subtleties that encourage business to spend money.

Sean & Robert discuss this and more.

You can follow this show on the Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

You can also find us on the Stitcher & Blackberry networks:

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An Introduction To SEO For Small Business [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

This is Episode 10 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

In this episode of The Small Business Marketing Report Sean & Robert look at search engine optimisation (SEO). As much an art as a science SEO is the “golden child” of internet marketing. Everyone wants to be number 1 for their phrase or term, but thanks to Googles every changing algorithm no one is exactly sure how to get there.

Sean & Robert provide some insight in to how you can maximise your chances of reaching that esteemed position and provide some guidance on the pitfalls to avoid along the way.

You can follow this show on the Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

You can also find us on the Stitcher & Blackberry networks:

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Hashtag Discovery: An Interview With Saul Fleischman of RiteTag [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

This is Episode 9 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

This episode is a bit different as Robert is on holiday. So this week Sean interviews Saul Fleischman, based in Osaka, Japan, a hands on marketing expert and business developer with over 20 years experience. Sean talks to Saul about his latest venture RiteTag, a web based application that helps you discover the most effective hashtags to use in your social media messaging.

Podcast subscribers can also get free access to the beta version of RiteTag, just listen to the podcast to find out how.

You can follow this show on the Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

You can also find us on the Stitcher & Blackberry networks:

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Local Online Marketing Made Easy [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

This is Episode 8 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

In this episode we look at the challenge of online marketing for local small businesses. With ever improving web based technology and the prevalence of mobile devices, local online marketing has never been more important for small businesses.

What holds back a lot of small businesses is just where to start. Sean & Robert go through some of the channels, online and off, that you can use to promote your business at a local level.

You can follow this show on the new Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

You can also find us on the Stitcher & Blackberry networks:

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Content Marketing, The Fuel For A Successful Online Business [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

This is Episode 7 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

In this episode Sean & Robert discuss the world of content marketing and how you can use it to fuel your Blog, SEO, Social Media, Email Marketing and other promotional channels.

Content marketing is used by some of the biggest brands on the web to drive traffic and influence purchasing decisions. You can use content marketing to do exactly that for your own business. Listen to the show to find out more.

You can follow this show on the new Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

You can also find us on the Stitcher & Blackberry networks:

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Why Not WordPress? [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

This is Episode 6 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

This week Sean & Robert delve into WordPress and why they think it should be the default website development platform for most small businesses. Covering the basics of setting up a WordPress site, themes, plugins and some of the pitfalls.

Links to some of the resources mentioned in the show:

You can also follow the podcast on the new Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

You can also find us on the Stitcher & Blackberry networks:

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Thank you to Peter Clitheroe of the Suffolk and Cool podcast for producing the intro and outro. If you’re into music I would definitely recommend checking out the Suffolk and Cool podcast which has been running for 7 years.

Adwords, That’s Advertising Isn’t It? [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

Here is Episode 5 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

This week we take a look at Google Adwords, a great way to kick-start online marketing for your small business or start-up.

We cover how Adwords works, what the benefits are and some of the pitfalls you should avoid. In addition we look at where Adwords fits in your online marketing plan and some alternatives to Adwords and whether you should consider them..

You can also follow the podcast on the new Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

You can also find us on the Stitcher & Blackberry networks:

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blackberry podcast

Thank you to Peter Clitheroe of the Suffolk and Cool podcast for producing the intro and outro. If you’re into music I would definitely recommend checking out the Suffolk and Cool podcast which has been running for 7 years.

It’s Twitter Time [PODCAST]

The Small Business Marketing Report
The Small Business Marketing Report

This is Episode 4 of The Small Business Marketing Report a bi-weekly audio podcast co-hosted by myself, Sean, and Robert Tyson of the Tyson Report. In each episode we look at the challenges facing small business and startups in the world of online marketing and social media.

This week we have a Twitter special. With over 200 million active users and 340 million Tweets per day Twitter is gradually becoming part of our everyday lives. Whether we use Twitter or not it is mention on TV and in newspapers continually, not just stories about the platform itself but also as a promotional vehicle for the media.

If it is so popular how can small business take advantage of its popularity and leverage it for themselves? We cover this and more in this episode. We also cover the all important question of Return on Investment(ROI).

So join us to find out how your business can benefit from a Tweet or two. You can also follow the podcast on the new Small Business Marketing Report Google+ Page.

If you have a subject you would like us to cover or any feedback ont he show please leave a comment below. If you enjoy the podcast you can subscribe via iTunes and we’d be grateful if you could leave a review.

You can also find us on the Stitcher & Blackberry networks:

Stitcher Smart Radio
Stitcher Smart Radio

 
blackberry podcast
blackberry podcast

Thank you to Peter Clitheroe of the Suffolk and Cool podcast for producing the intro and outro. If you’re into music I would definitely recommend checking out the Suffolk and Cool podcast which has been running for 7 years.