Author Archives: Chris Makara

I have over 12 years of experience in Interactive Marketing & Digital Strategy, with a focus on SEO, Social Media & Demand Generation. I am an avid Football Fan, Golf Enthusiast & Ambidextrous Bowler. I can also be found on Google+, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

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Chapter 1 Twitter Automation Fundamentals Whether you are new to Twitter or social media automation – these resources will help you get up to speed before jumping into Twitter automation. If you’ve been around awhile, you’ll get a nice refresher on automating social media. Use for Free Get Started Learn About Social Media Automation […]

Virtual Assistants. You’re kinda like heroes of the online world, if you think about it. While your clients are out there, killing it in whatever industry they’ve chosen to delve their time and finances into, you’re behind the scenes. Handling all the administrative details. Keeping up on all the odds and ends. Basically, holding everything […]

There comes a time in all online entrepreneurs’ lives where we question the inordinate amounts of time we spend managing our social channels. Sourcing, posting, engaging…and doing it all over again the next day. Use for Free Get Started Most of the time, we love what we do. But sometimes, we get tired. Online […]

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Unfortunately, most people decide to use social media because “everyone else is doing it.” Not to sound like your mom, but if all your friends jumped off a bridge would you? Use for Free Get Started Probably. Right? Seriously, just because other businesses, entrepreneurs, or startups are using social media – does that mean you […]

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