4 social media tips for 2013

2012 was a great year for social media, we saw so many changes! Here are some of the tips you can’t afford to miss out on.

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Become an Expert in your niche

No one can be an expert in everything, and the good news is, you don’t need to! There are so many fun and interesting aspects to travel, that it is hard to not be passionate about all of them. However, choose one first and focus on becoming an expert in that.

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Social Media is not about selling

One of the things I tell agents again and again is that you don’t want to be focusing your social media efforts around selling, but rather around engaging with your customers.Β 

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Some questions with Denise Vogel

I got a chance to ask Denise VogelΒ owner ofΒ Click of the Mouse a few questions. Denise writes a great blog,Β Β is very active on Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter.

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Tip of the Week – Sell Yourself with Testimonials

Are you posting testimonials on your web site? Testimonials are the best way to sell yourself by showing that you are good at what you do. And let’s face it, YOU can tell customers how good you are at what you do, but it means so much more to have another customer tell them!

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Making a Social Media Plan – a one-week snapshot

Creating a Social Media “plan” can be a great way to keep yourself and your business on track. Remember though, even with a plan, there will still be interesting items that you’ll see during the week and want to share – Go for it! The “plan” is just there to provide a basis. The example […]

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Twitter to Facebook Application Hit or Miss

Having some trouble getting Twitter to post your tweets to your connected Facebook page? Don’t worry… you’re not the only one. While doing some support for one of our accounts today, I discovered that some of the connectivity between Twitter and Facebook via the application they provide, just isn’t working. They don’t say exactly what […]

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If I can, you can – Tweet-Look-Book!

When I first heard the term social media I thought was a kinder, gentler term for paparazzi. As Passport Online started to test the actual social media tools; Blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Linked-in and others, I went ahead and signed-up.Β  Now that they have Agent Socialink (and only because they make it easy for me) I […]

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Adding Social Media “Badges” to your email signature

I have had a lot of agents ask recently how they can add Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc “Badges” into their email signature.Β  The specifics varies depending on which email program you are using, and which particular Social Media program badge you want to add to your signature.Β 

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Passport Online Takes Agent SociaLink Live

Beaverton, Oregon – Passport Online Inc., the Internet marketing solutions company for leisure travel agents and suppliers, today makes Agent SociaLink live. This new content service is designed to help agents populate their travel agent social media sites using a clickable database of content.

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