3 Lessons from the Ray Edwards Copywriting Academy LIVE


3 Lessons from the Ray Edwards Copywriting Academy LIVE conversations digital

I don’t usually go to conferences. Why? Because for the most part, I feel like I can get the same information whenever I want it via blogs and other online sources. So when I was offered a ticket to the Ray Edwards Copywriting Academy Live in Tennessee, I almost said no… No, I have too much work to do and … Read More

Next Level Social Media: Tips, Tricks and Trade Secrets for social media management

meganEvents, Social Marketing, social media, Uncategorized

Already knee-deep in social media management and not sure what to do next to grow your audience, get more engagement, and prove the value of your work to clients / bosses? Keep reading. Because this summer, I’m creating a guided online course to solve your biggest social media pain points:  1. I’ve run out of ideas for content, promotions, etc. for … Read More

Get it Together: 2015 Social Media that WORKS


Social Media changes ALL THE TIME. From Facebook deciding how and if your messages will be seen by fans to brand emerging networks to new features on existing platforms that could dramatically increase the way you post content. I know, it’s a lot to keep up with. And maybe it seems overwhelming. But on Wednesday January 21st, we’re going to … Read More

Day 5 with 52businesses


Day 5: It’s all coming together… We’ve got 16 active beta members and 50 people on the wait list for Our Social Tribune! Today we’ve been reorganizing the back end of the website and building out some new functionalities as well as discussing the best options for creating a true community where major decisions about the direction of the site … Read More

Day 4 with 52businesses


I AM SO TIRED YET SO EXCITED Look at this…. Our Social Tribune is now a fairly bare bones but completely working platform, including a members area with downloadable resources, a learning blog, job board, professional forum and a few other awesome things. But it’s more than just a pretty face: we have a direction now. So yesterday I set … Read More

Day 3 with 52businesses


Yesterday we had a name and an LLC. But then today – based on a bad dream and some feedback from the curator team: I’m not so sure. How can I call this thing the Social Tribune when I don’t own socialtribune.com? And worse: what if someone else does something weird with it and sabotages my whole project? Won’t people … Read More

52businesses Launch Week!


For the past few months, I’ve been planning a new business idea “The Social Media Manager Network,” which was recently accepted into the 52businesses Program (which is helping a new business to launch each week for a year). And today was day 1 of my week! So I woke up early to meet the team on Freret St. at the … Read More

The Girl Behind the Quill: Tips and Insights from Copywriter Lianna Patch


I sat down with Lianna Patch (a.k.a. The English Maven) to find out why copywriting rings her bell, how to properly pronounce her first name, and how she can help YOU be more amazing than you already are… What draws you to copywriting for the web? It’s so common to see boring, unoriginal web copy. It’s everywhere we look. I … Read More