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From hard-hitting facts to interesting antidotes, the Times-Union Media Insights blog tells you the best ways to market your small to medium-size business. Learn tips to make your social media soar, amp up your online presence, or motivate your team to take it to the next level.

Drive Revenue with Great Content

You can dress it up all you want, but at the end of the day this whole online marketplace runs on one thing: content. You’re selling cars? You need content. Mowing lawns? You need content. Cutting hair? You need content. Also scissors, presumably. Whether it’s...

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Is Facebook Dying?

Users are fleeing from Facebook, citing privacy concern, and ad spend is up on other platforms. Is it time for your business to pull the plug? Facebook 2004-2018 The Internet community is in mourning over the recent passing of one of its greatest champions, Facebook,...

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What is Your Value Proposition?

I know what you’re thinking: my what now? There are endless buzzwords, meaningless jargon and empty terminology that surround the world of online marketing, and there may be a temptation to simply throw “value proposition” in that same category. But the idea of a...

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4 Mind Hacks You Can Use to Sell Online

Business ultimately comes down to communication. Whether you’re in sales or marketing, your job is to make sure the other party understands your business and knows the value your service or product can bring to them. It doesn’t matter if you’re remodeling kitchens or...

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Do Hashtags Still Matter?

In a high-tech world where communication with almost every living soul is available at the push of a button, the hashtag is a decidedly low-tech solution. When you think of the millions of lines of computer code powering so many aspects of our lives today, they are as...

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Employee Spotlight: Meet Leann

At Times-Union Media, we work to create strong partnerships with our local customers, understanding their specific goals and creating custom solutions that add value to their business. Our mission is to make a meaningful difference in the lives of our readers and...

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