Archive for October, 2009

Social Media Explained in Plain English

October 26th, 2009 2 comments

Here’s a video that explains Social Media in Plain English. A simple story that illustrates the forces shaping social media. This video comes in an unbranded “presentation quality” version that can be licensed for use in the workplace from CommonCraft.

As the world changes, we need to change with it. Social media is the future of marketing. We are going to try to explain it, keep pace with it and show you how to use it.

There are several outlets for social media marketing. The video above uses just one, YouTube. It appears in this blog, which allows you to comment (please do). That make this another form of social media. My Local Business Marketing Blog is another of this type. These outlets provide more in-depth information as they have more space for longer posts.

We also use a Facebook Fan Page and Twitter for short marketing messages and links.

Orange Cat Productions can guide you through the Social Media maze and provide you with information and services to to put Social Networking to work for you.

It’s a New Dawn for Marketing Manufactured Housing

October 11th, 2009 2 comments

Providing affordable housing in today’s world is becoming increasingly difficult for those stuck in old marketing paradigms. A new generation of buyers are coming into the market and they don’t care about TV and radio advertising, they don’t read newspapers and magazines and they hold the keys to your future success. Are you ready?

This video has the power to astound, surprise and maybe even shock you. But pay attention. The opportunity is golden and the time is now.

“Is social media a fad? Or is it the biggest shift since the Industrial Revolution? Welcome to the World of Socialnomics”