3 Ways to Beat Facebook’s Algorithm Changes

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Have you noticed on a Facebook business page you manage that engagement has declined or the “people saw” numbers are lower? That is because of Facebook’s new algorithm. Facebook is on a mission to give their users what they want. In other words, they will only push out content with which they think their users [...]

PR Tips: Ideas for Everyone

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

PR Tips: Ideas for Everyone There is a quote that states, “Everything you do or say is public relations,” and this is a 100% truth! Here are 4 simple ways you can improve your company’s brand and public relations. 1. Keep Your Eyes Open! Always be looking for opportunities within your company, and within the [...]

Social Media Week Chicago 2013

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Social Media Week Chicago 2013 I had the privilege of attending Social Media Week Chicago 2013 two weeks ago and was overwhelmed by the forward thinking, informed leaders in the social media and digital marketing community with whom I made connections. #SMW is a mostly free conference held over 5 days on 4 different continents [...]

#1 Ranked Facebook takes Social Media to a New Level

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

According to research done by Experian® Hitwise®, a part of Experian Marketing Services, Facebook claims the top-visited website title for 2010 for the first time, unseating the search engine giant, Google. According to the report, 8.93 percent of all website visits in the US were to Facebook.com, surpassing the 7.19 percent of visits made to Google.com. [...]

Friday Funk: Time Traveler or Smart Social Media Marketer?

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Just in time for Halloween, there is a spooky new story circulating throughout the internet involving time travel. An Irish film maker claims to have found footage of an old woman using a cell phone in the extra features on his DVD of the Charlie Chaplin film, Circus. His story has been covered everywhere, from blogs to major news networks, including links to the 1928 footage he posted on YouTube.

Friday Funk: IKEA Engages Fans in the Facebook Showroom

Friday, March 5th, 2010

If you’re lucky enough to live in a city that has an IKEA store, then you may have taken a trip inside their massive building and viewed the showrooms chock full of stylish furniture and accessories. I’ll be the first to admit that Cincinnati got a little better the day the IKEA opened. And yes, [...]

UPDATED: Design Background for NEW Twitter Dimensions

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

We’re a growing resource for people using Twitter to benefit their business.  Just started Tweeting?  Search our past blog posts (field to the right of this screen) for useful tips.  Don’t have a Twitter account yet?  We have a great starter’s manual.  Email me at eric@walkupright.com for more information. Twitter Background Musts Your Twitter background [...]