Once you’ve figured out how YOU will best represent your overall brand, the next step is to get really good at marketing yourself. I call this "shameless" self-promotion.
Self-promotion, when done effectively, works for ANY business or career. As soon as you begin to implement the proven marketing strategies behind... Read More
YouTube can help you become Googlable! The next thing to do is to set up your own YouTube Channel. This is where you will add correctly optimized videos for more online exposure. You’ll need to create quality content and publish it online with keyword-rich titles.... Read More
Re-Define, Re-Position and Re-Energize your online opportunities.
Re-Define: If you have an existing website, take a look at all the text on your site. Make sure it is speaking directly to your target market. If not, rework your marketing copy all together to get more effective results.
Re-Position: It may be time for you to completely reinvent your brand... Read More
The next important item to add to your home page is an introduction video.
This video is where viewers can personally connect to you as the expert. It should be no more than two minutes in length, as it’s hard to keep your viewers’ attention for... Read More
Your website must instantly connect and build credibility with people. The home page is where you should spend the most quality time working on crafting every word of your site that directly relates to your most ideal clients. Don’t expect your webmaster to create a website for you with marketing copy that... Read More
Step #1: Get your brand foundation developed or redesigned
Schedule a professional photo shoot to get updated photos for your website. I suggest that you get some great headshot photos as well as some action shots to use throughout your website. Bring a few changes of clothing to get multiple... Read More
The reason why most websites don’t work effectively is because they have disjointed messages and/or too much information that confuses the viewer. You must remain consistent with your message and expertise throughout your website. Often it’s much easier to create a new website than to modify an existing bad website. This way,... Read More
How do you use what you know and love to have others recognize you as an expert? There are specific steps anyone can take to go from simply being great at what they do to building an... Read More
Developing your USP (Unique Selling Proposition) requires some very focused brainstorming and creativity – this is what I call "Brand-Storming." Pay attention to how other companies use their USPs to their advantage. This process requires careful analysis of your unique message and your most ideal clients. When you analyze in detail what you have to offer, not just your... Read More
It doesn’t matter what your area of expertise is — you can turn it into many revenue streams, and even into an information empire.
Your reach is partially infinite if you use the Internet and social media. Regardless of your area of expertise, you have access to millions of... Read More