How to Sell the Process, Not a Promise

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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When you sell the process, your goal is to create and promote a consistent flow of great content focused on the experience your readers will have.

What Is a Marketing Process?

Your marketing process is a series of steps to identify potential clients’ problems and solutions.

Your clients are more informed today. If they want to buy something they can research it online. Searching for their own solution.

This is why as a business and marketer you’ll always want to focus on what they’ll be searching for as a solution that you can help with.

Use your own marketing processes to grow that ongoing relationship that puts your clients first. Your focus will be on growing that relationship with them. Developing confidence in your business integrity.

All to help encourage that long-term business promise with you. Which is what will help you ignite sales.

 You probably know that it’s critical to be focused on your readers’ benefits in business, right?

But how do you do that?

People buy from those they trust.

Once you ‘get’ how earning trust and building your credibility through content marketing works, you’ll…

  • Be listening more to your reader’s wants and needs.
  • Discovering their problems will be your number one goal so that you can supply the solutions they need and want from you.
  • Make sure that the content you create is something your readers can believe in and that offers guidance in a way that shows you understand their needs and can offer help.

This type of information will build trust in you as a solution provider and help you become the leader for more loyal readers and consistent revenue.

It all points to you being as attractive as you can to your readers and knowing how to target, write, and promote… Read more

7 Secrets to Crafting Your Marketing Message

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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I have identified a formula for how you can reach out to get the attention of prospective clients.

Want to learn more?

I always aim to find out how I can help my ideal audience make their content marketing strategy easier AND MORE EFFECTIVE.

Let’s start with: What and how are ways to use your marketing messages to get your ideal audiences to pay attention and want more?

One way is by building content that has your central message.

It’s a message that makes your reader want to act on what they just read.

How do you do that?

  1. Know your niche.
  2. Find a need that you can fill—Become valuable to your audience.
  3. Express how you can/will benefit your niche.
  4. Communicate why and how what you offer is better than like-type products.
  5. Build your blog/website.
  6. Consistently promote content to attract.
  7. Always check on how your successful competitors are attracting with their marketing messages.

Build your list of prospects.

What are some of those easy and proven secrets to creating your 30-Second  or longer Marketing Messages for your content and conversations that help guarantee your business growth? Read more

How to Reach Your Social Media Goals in 2022

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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Defining Your Content With Your Monthly Theme

Want to get more work done and more quickly?

Constantly having to change hats and not having a plan really does stop the work that is fresh on your mind.

Create Your Social Media Content Strategy so you can use it over and over in:

  • Your blog
  • YouTube
  • Facebook Profile & Page Posts, and Group
  • Pinterest
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Landing Page
  • Products – Freebies and Paid Offers
  • Marketing 
  • AND…all of this can be personalized for your email list.

Now you’ll have a lot of content to breakdown and

use in many different ways.

Content strategies aren’t just for blogs, websites, and product descriptions. Content stratgies are marketing and are critical for social media and your business success.

BUT…What are Content Strategy Themes for and do they work?

How about thinking of Content Strategy Themes:
As buckets of your ideal topics that your niche loves and that you are in business for sharing. Now you have a guide for creating and planning your content.

I know (really well!) that when you can sit, stay focused, and finish a task as you have planned you not only feel great about it… you get instant gratification!

Because when your content is up and ready you’re done and ready to move on. 

But the interruptions seem to be intentional because all of a sudden you remember something, like ‘uh-oh’ I need to post in my group, page, Instagram, etc, taking time away from your planned project.

When you have a system you follow, you can take a look at it being all done for the day, week, and even working into the month of growing your business, and it feels like such a release of the ‘have tos’ as you’re getting it done!

Making life and business so much more fun!

You can also get your pieces of content ready to go based on a theme.

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Are You Listening On Social Media?

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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Listening on social media is one of your critical first steps when putting together your social media strategy for your blog and business.

Listening on social media can show your audience that you care…and how to help them.

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How to Increase Free Traffic to Your Blog With Facebook

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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Growing a larger audience for your Facebook page is one way to get more people reading your posts and turning into free traffic for your blog.

    • Facebook is perfect for building your target audience and creating brand awareness because it’s free advertising and promotion for your business. Read more @ https://coachingbusinessentrepreneur.com/free-traffic-to-your-blog

What is the one thing you need to know about getting free traffic to your blog with Facebook?

Here it is…

Blogging gives you a consistent stream of fresh and valuable content to help you attract clicks from your posts and free traffic to your blog with Facebook.

Blogs allow you to tell your story, break news, comment on breaking news, and overcome one of your biggest marketing challenges ⇒ sharing new content on social media on a consistent basis.

Growing a larger audience for your Facebook page is one way to get more people reading your posts and turning into free traffic for your blog.

Help your Facebook strategies WOW! your own audience with some help in our 10 Day Get-It-Done Facebook challenge ↶

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Facebook is perfect for building your target audience and creating brand awareness because it’s free advertising and promotion for your business.

Every day you can communicate how you can help your target audience.

Think about what that means.

#bloggingtips, #blogger, #blog, #ontheblog, #bloggersgetsocial, #FacebooktrafficYou’ll keep growing a larger audience as you post value just for them, your organic reach may grow with every post and promotion you make – consistently.

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Can You Get Astonishing Search Engine Popularity?

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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search-engine-popularityThere was a time when you only needed…

fabulous SEO copywriting for

amazing search engine popularity.

This was making use of a skill with words that allowed you to place just the right number and type of keywords in just the right places that could be just right for mind-blowing top rankings in the search engine popularity status online.

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3 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Reach ?

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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3 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Reach ?

Why do you need to improve your reach?

When you’re trying to get people to click and read your article, post, watch your video, listen to your podcast on any social media site, what you ACTUALLY want to do is tempt their curiosity, activate their sense of need/urgency to take a look now.

That means you really must think about words that sound spammy, or links/words that are clickbait, PLUS the many words that ‘trigger’ what Facebook counts as clickbait.

Especially because Facebook has their ‘WAYS’ of detecting them.

I’m giving you some words that will improve your reach and your engagement. Plus, we’ll take a look at the words that hurt your reach and hurt your engagement… ⇓ Want to know how to increase your reach with helpful ‘Trigger Words’? ⇓ 

#blogger, #blog, #ontheblog,#howto,#Facebookmarketing,#triggerwords

Because:

When you give content that shares your expertise to help your audience feel better, inspired, or help their businesses do better? Facebook algorithms notice and put your posts in newsfeeds to improve your reach and help you be seen more and get more engagement!

But first:

What is Facebook reach?

  1. How Do You Know WhenYou Need to Improve Your Reach

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How to Use These Facebook Goals in Your Marketing Plan

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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When I used to start thinking about Facebook goals and a marketing plan…

My motivation would start to lag. Because I knew the ‘What’ and ‘How’ but didn’t have a plan to put in place to bridge the gap of where I was in my journey to where I wanted to be.

Have you ever felt like this, too?

I didn’t know what my plan of action was. I knew what I needed to do and did that. But, this always made me feel like it really wasn’t getting me there. And it seemed to take soooo long to start moving forward. I just wasn’t ‘getting it’.

If you’ve ever been waiting for that ‘ah-ha’ moment? Then I think you know what I mean.

A big  “ah-ha” moment that made a huge difference was when one of my mentors showed me how to put all of my marketing efforts into growing my Facebook group. Now I had a purpose and a plan was coming together.

 

It seems one of your first Facebook goals for your page is to build more engagement.

But why?

This one I know the why of: So that you can grow your business, grow your prospects, and grow your income

When you know that your plan (strategy) is engagement and paying attention to the analytics of what your audience likes, it starts to bring excitement and a new understanding.

➷ What if you had more ideas and wanted help with getting that engagement? You can get help when you join us @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/10daygetitdone

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Want a Successful Marketing Formula?

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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Want-a -Successful-Marketing-Formula?There’s a little-known successful marketing formula that you need to check out, understand, and use in all the marketing you do. This is a most successful marketing formula and can be used when speaking, advertising, sending direct mail, on your online sites, and more.

It was officially put into writing in 1898 and has been used in almost every industry since.

This formula has proven successful for many, many decades, especially in direct response marketing. When you apply this formula you’ll drive more results with your content writing.

It’s called the AIDA formula. Let me show you how it works…

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How to Understand the Importance of a Social Media Marketing Funnel

How to Understand the Importance of a Social Media Marketing Funnel

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Social media training and promotion for entrepreneurs, professionals, and business bloggers.
Certified Business Coach, Intuitive Strategist ~ As a Social Media Manager and Coach, I do the work for you and/or train corporations and small businesses how to set up their blog and a Social Media Marketing Plan around their blog/website as their business hub. As a Social Media Marketing Expert, I teach Relationship Marketing and Social Media Mastery, consulting and speaking services for corporate, business owners, and conscious entrepreneurs around the globe!
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How to Understand the Importance of a Social Media Marketing Funnel

You can create awareness and move their ideal prospects from strangers to happy clients who become raving fans https://www.facebook.com/groups/10daygetitdone
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Posted by Ask Coach Donna Social Media Coach & Intuitive on Thursday, May 31, 2018

 

I’ve put together a hypothetical ‘Case Study’ to help better understand social media and content marketing efforts using a social media marketing funnel done right.

Boombiz Corp (imaginary) is a company that sells boomboxes and they’ve discovered social media and content marketing and are beginning to understand the efforts and the steps involved in growing their online business.

Because, their first thought and main concern was the success of that business online and getting their business noticed, they wanted to build an online identity for their brand while marketing and promoting their business.

Powerful success lessons they’ve learned with their new strategy…

Want to find out more about how this Facebook organic marketing works? marketing-funnel

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