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Day: November 12, 2019

Skeptical crowd questions motivation for roadless rule rollback – KFSK

Skeptical crowd questions motivation for roadless rule rollback – KFSK

Motivation
On this map, the U.S. Forest Service’s preferred alternative would remove both the dark orange and light orange parts of the forest from roadless protection. The dark orange areas are in a development land use designation under the 2016 forest plan and could be subject to future logging or road building. (Image from the 2019 roadless draft EIS) U.S. Forest Service officials last week defended the federal government’s proposal to exempt the Tongass National Forest from the Roadless Rule. That was in the face of another skeptical crowd, this time in Petersburg. About three dozen people showed up for an informational meeting and subsistence hearing. A lot of people had questions.  Many were vocal critics of the Forest Service and the process itself. “As much as truth mat
Be Where? Say What? Social Media Marketing for the Real Estate Professional – RisMedia.com

Be Where? Say What? Social Media Marketing for the Real Estate Professional – RisMedia.com

Social Media Marketing
While it’s not news that marketing via social media can be highly effective for strengthening and growing your sphere of influence and finding potential buyers and sellers, it only works to your advantage when you do it right. All too many agents fall prey to “shiny object syndrome”—jumping on the latest and greatest platform (or all of them at once) without taking the time to understand whether or not they’re in the right place, saying the right things to the right people. Many experts agree that the best way to approach social media marketing is to play to your strengths. As a real estate pro, you’re already good at networking, creating connections and building relationships. Instead of thinking of social media as the marketing technology “silver bullet” that’s going to magically solv
Social Media Strategy Is As Easy As ABC With Julie Atherton’s New Book – Forbes

Social Media Strategy Is As Easy As ABC With Julie Atherton’s New Book – Forbes

Social Media Marketing
INDIA - 2019/10/23: In this Photo illustration different Social Media application logos displayed on ... [+] a Smartphone . (Photo Illustration by Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty ImagesJulie Atherton and I crossed paths when we were on the DMA social media council, since then Atherton has gone on to lecture and consult major clients around the world regarding social media. Her new book 'Social Media Strategy: : A Practical Guide To Social Media Marketing and Customer Engagement', is, therefore, something I was more than a little keen to read. The three-step methodology - dubbed the ABC approach - is designed to help reduce the dark arts nature of social media strategy. I sat down with Atherton to discuss the book and its methodology...

The 1st Annual E-Marketing Awards: The Ewards 2019 – Winners and Finalists Announced – PRNewswire

Online Marketing
QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DashThis is proud to announce the 2019 Ewards winners and notable finalists. Wpromote, Turncoat Marketing, Bloom, Jellyfish, Vamp, Jelly Marketing, and Online Marketing Gurus are amongst the winners of this prestigious annual e-marketing award. This year's winners will be recognized alongside finalists, including hotel marketing specialists WIHP Hotels, all-female creative collective agency Female Narratives, not-for-profit charity Riding for the Disabled, and digital marketing and development agency Lift Interactive.  The 2019 Ewards honors marketers and agencies for their exceptional creativity, expertise and outstanding performance in the realm of digital marketing. This year's winners are:  Wpromote for ...
Reddit for Social Media Marketing [Infographic] – Social Media Today

Reddit for Social Media Marketing [Infographic] – Social Media Today

Social Media Marketing
Have you considered the potential of Reddit for your social media promotions and outreach? It may not be the first platform that springs to mind, but with more than 330 Million monthly active users, across some 130,000 very active, engaged communities, there may be more to Reddit than you'd think. And given that the focus of each Reddit community (subreddit) is very niche, there are likely some highly informed, passionate discussions around issues relating to your industry, which, at the least, could be worth checking in on. Reddit has also been improving its ad options this year. The platform has added new video ad tools, CPC ads, and additional objective optimization processes among others. Reddit has also been working to clean up its platform with a view to improving its ...
Digital marketing tips for black friday – Business Cornwall Magazine

Digital marketing tips for black friday – Business Cornwall Magazine

Online Marketing Tips
The biggest retail event of the year is almost upon us and if you haven’t sorted out your digital marketing strategy it’s time to get organised. Originally named after the chaos caused by post-Thanksgiving traffic in Philadelphia in the 1950s, Black Friday is now a multi-day shopping frenzy that has been rapidly growing in popularity on this side of the Atlantic since Amazon first introduced the concept in 2010. Last year, UK online shoppers spent a reported £1.49bn over the Black Friday weekend; an increase on the £1.39bn spent online in 2017. Here’s how to get your marketing plan ready for this year’s cyber rush. Consult last year’s dataGoogle Analytics is a goldmine of useful marketing information. If you want to know the best strategies to adopt this year, look at last year’s data t
Avs Anthem Singer Reveals Motivation – His Father’s Military Service: ‘I Think He’d Love It’ – CBS Denver

Avs Anthem Singer Reveals Motivation – His Father’s Military Service: ‘I Think He’d Love It’ – CBS Denver

Motivation
DENVER (CBS4) – He has sung the same song 949 times over the course of 23 years, and it never gets old. Jake Schroeder, who sings the national anthem at Colorado Avalanche home games said, ”It’s a big deal to sing the national anthem, and I would be mortified if I messed it up.”Jake Schroeder sings the national anthem at Colorado Avalanche games. (credit: CBS) With Veterans Day at hand, Schroeder told CBS4 how and why he thinks of his father every time he sings the anthem. “He set the tone for me doing the anthem and showed me why it’s important,” said Schroeder. (credit: CBS) Schroeder, 51, grew up in Boulder attending University of Colorado football games with his father and sister. He said he only saw his father cry twice, except when the national anthem was played at Colorado f