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Marketing your Volleyball Program

by @DavidAPortney (As will appear in June/July issue of Coaching Volleyball Magazine) “I’m very convinced the more fans that understand the game, the more they’ll fall in love with it.”                   – Becky Schmidt, Hope College Head Coach We hear this … Continue reading

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Nielsen using social media for ratings

by @DavidAPortney I stumbled upon this article this week, and naturally went into full blown dork mode in excitement.  I won’t go into too much detail about the article, but it’s about time the media powers that be take into … Continue reading

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How social media agencies are stealing your money

by @DavidAPortney Many digital/social media agencies (let’s just call them social for the purpose of this blog) are stealing money.  How?  Let me explain… First off, I’m not generalizing to mean ALL social media agencies, just many that I’ve come … Continue reading

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Why are Facebook hashtags still so awkward?

  by @DavidAPortney For the record, I think Facebook introducing hashtags was a great thing, but now that it’s been a few weeks am I the only one who thinks it’s still a bit awkward?  It just doesn’t feel natural. … Continue reading

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Five pointers on monetizing your social media accounts…

by @DavidAPortney Monetizing social media.  It’s something every business strives to do but are unsure how.  Instead of taking the steps to figure out this tricky space, many businesses continue to push the issue under the rug until they reach … Continue reading

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What I learned on Social Media Day…

by @DavidAPortney As I’m sure many of you know, this past Sunday was National Social Media Day!  My city of Lexington had their first event, hosting a get together on the second floor of a restaurant  with topics of discussion … Continue reading

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Why linking your Facebook + Twitter accounts is never a good idea

by @DavidAPortney I know it’s easier, more convenient and less work, but please whatever you do DO NOT LINK YOUR FACEBOOK AND TWITTER ACCOUNTS. Each one was designed to accomplish their own tasks, and should be treated as such.  Your … Continue reading

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