Category Archives: Google +

How Social Are You?

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By Doug Sandler, “Nice Guys Finish First” The average person has 5 social media accounts and spends approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes browsing those accounts every day looking for likes, shares, followers and connections. Additionally we spend another 2 plus hours browsing, commenting, and continuously searching for ways to add value to our lives….

Your Social Media Questions, Answered: #1

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” Here’s the first edition of Your Social Media Questions, Answered. Our first question comes from Jacob, who sent me this email: Hey Tony: So Facebook took away the popular “Like/Invite” hack. Any tips on how to increase my following and exposure? Jacob Houston, TX Great question! First, for…

Event Day Social Media Posting

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” If your event days are anything like mine, they are best described as organized chaos. I’m not only a wedding DJ, but also the founder of an A/V rental company and a photo booth company. Needless to say, my weekends are full throttle, and sometimes it can be…

Dos and Don’ts of Social Media

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By Alan Dodson, “Wedding Wizard” To start out, let’s put some real numbers in context for reference: As of July 2015, total worldwide population is 7.3 billion The internet has 3.17 billion users There are 2.3 billion active social media users 92% of adult internet users have at least 1 social media account. 91% of retail brands use 2 or…

Social Media Spring Cleaning

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” I’ve spent much of the last six weeks relatively quiet. No posts on my blog. Minimal content was added on my social media profiles. And no, it wasn’t because I was off vacationing. I’ve been focusing my efforts on “spring cleaning” each of my three event-industry business. It’s…

Your Social Media Presence

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” From the looks of my social media timelines, it seems that several mobile DJs made “a more active social media presence” one of their 2016 resolutions. This is great! It’s awesome to see so many DJs finally realizing the potential impact a successful social media campaign can have…

11 Ideas for Interesting Social Media Content

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By Tony Schwartz, “The Social Media DJ” The number one question DJs ask about posting on social media is: “What should I post about?” And my answer is always the same: “Something interesting… DUH!” Because to be bluntly honest, most setup pics aren’t interesting. That photo of guests doing the Cupid Shuffle or other line…

Social Media Time Saving Tools

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By Stacy Zemon, Publisher & Chief Scribe Most of the DJs I’ve met are small business owners and as such, they find themselves in the same conundrums as most entrepreneurs do: “How can I possibly get all of my social media marketing done when I have a business to run?” With this in mind, I…

Where to Post Your vLogs

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By Stacy Zemon, Publisher & Chief Scribe vLogs can be an inexpensive way to market your DJ brand, reach a broader audience, and promote your services. But where, exactly, should you make your content available to reap those benefits? Naturally, the potential impact of any marketing effort hinges largely upon on knowing your audience. But…

5 Essential Social Sharing Buttons

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By Stacy Zemon, Publisher & Chief Scribe For DJ business owners, social media can be a key driver for online marketing. One of the golden rules is to make it easy for people to help you spread the word about your company—and one-click social sharing buttons on your website is as easy as it gets….