Perhaps the only way to get the social back in social media is to scrap the vanity metrics and enable the humanity metrics. -Amanda Ricks Just a quick quote to keep the social media juices going. Have a great day everyone. Take care.
Refunds can be a scary thing for small businesses. Offering guarantees and refunds can sometimes mean that a small business has a day of negative revenue or sales. But we need to rethink refunds and look at how they can actually positively affect our businesses. Not long ago, I signed up for a paid subscription … Read more
When creating written content, SEO experts all agree that we need to create complete content. Our content should offer all information relative to the topic and or the keyword(s). But perhaps we need to keep in mind the full content conundrum, or problem. Rand Fishkin talked about complete or comprehensive content during a Moz White … Read more
The word, proven, is vastly overused in marketing. Perhaps it should be officially banned. As we all know, the only thing that stays the same is change. This concept is even more accurate in the ever-evolving world of digital marketing. What worked yesterday or today probably won’t work tomorrow. Right? This circumstance can be frustrating … Read more
Do you think about how to tell people what you or your business does, in a fast, simple, but highly effective way? In our current fast-paced, blink and you’re gone, digital world, getting your message across is all the more imperative. Often we don’t get a second chance. Someone might see your website in a search result or … Read more
“Personalization is just algorithms talking. Personal is people talking.” – Amanda Ricks 2019 I included this quote in another post but I wanted to give it its own post because I got a lot of great feedback from it. so I created an updated version to share here. Also, it fit in perfectly with a … Read more
One of the first tips I give people when they are looking for advice for their blog, especially in regards to gaining readers, is to set it to the full feed. Why? Blogs are meant specifically to do a few things. One, offer help and information. Two, build engagement and a community. Three, invite and … Read more
I’ve been writing and creating quotes for many years. I love them and even had a digital store for a while where I sold them. Quotes are sort of my thing, one of my creative outlets. So, here are a few ‘Quotes by Amanda Ricks’ that I hope inspire you in your business, marketing, and … Read more