Taking back my attention

Taking back My Attention    I have taken a big step last week; I have removed email access from my phone. Yes, I know, so scary! I run a small business and usually live and die by my email, but my goal is to give it a shot for 30 days. Over the last few months, I...

Amateur Crash course in Website Security:

Amateur Crash course in Website Security: Over the last several months I have been helping a client with a hacked website. This is not an area that I work in or that I know much about, however, I can jump on the phone with GoDaddy and connect clients with consultants...

Embrace the bored

Embrace the bored I am currently listening to the audiobook Atomica Habits by James Clear, and I have to say, it is fascinating and certainly got my mind racing. This morning, the section I listened to talked about ‘embracing the bored.” This topic is something that I...

Topping the Field with L.A. Social Karma

If what you give is what you get, then L.A. Social Karma has mastered the art of providing quality marketing, consulting, and management solutions so that we and our clients reap the benefits of a successful collaboration. In staying on top of the constant changes and...

Yelp Reviews

This week, I wanted to revisit the subject of Yelp. It’s been a while since I have posted about reviews in general, and I felt it would be useful to touch on the subject again. A few weeks back a client of mine had a 3rd party write a false Yelp review about his...

Click to Messenger Ads

Have you seen Facebook’s click-to-Messenger Ads yet?   I ran across one for The Boy & The Bear – Coffee Roastery in Culver City, last week AND I claimed my free coffee right away as well as I noticed several other people with the same offer in...

Best Practice on IGTV

I am currently working a slide presentation for an upcoming workshop about IGTV (Instagram TV), so I had a chance to dive a little deeper into what it’s all about, and wanted to give a little more feedback now that I’ve gotten my feet wet with it. First, I have spent...

What the Heck is IGTV?

7 Powerful Tips to Grow On IGTV What the Heck is IGTV? Have you had a chance to check out Instagram’s latest feature, IGTV (aka Instagram TV)? You might we wondering what the heck it is, or asking yourself “why do I want to watch TV on my mobile...

Facebook Visibility: 4 Quick Tips

I’m sure you have noticed the recent drop in your Facebook engagement while reviewing your statistics. Don’t panic! The truth is, you’re still reaching a decent number of people every day on your facebook page for FREE, but this is an excellent time to revise your...

Don’t forget to be Social on Social Media

Don’t forget to be Social on Social Media. I often discuss with people how funny I find it that business owners are under the impression that as soon as they post something on their Social Media channels, it will magically drive millions of people to their business...