Gail Gardner

  • Gardening Bloggers Helped Save Historic Landreth Heirloom Non-GMO Seed Company

    Update 4/16/17: Landreth Heirloom Seeds did survive, thanks in part to the gardening bloggers who raised awareness of their plight. In 2016, they were acquired by American Meadows where Landreth Heritage Seed Collections can be purchased. Here is the announcement message on Facebook from the former Landreth Seed owners about the acquisition: Hello, Seed Lovers! We’re here ...

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  • Gail Gardner @GrowMap Interview on Talent Talk Radio #Smallbiz

    Last month I did an interview with Chris Dyer from PeopleG2 on his Talent Talk Radio Show. That show is now available from the Talent Talk Radio Show podcast here. We talked about marketing strategy and finding all types of talent for small businesses. In preparation for that interview, I wrote out answers to questions they might ask.

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  • How to Find and Work With Influencers

    We have yet to see the full power of where the influencer economy will take us. What many don’t realize is this is only a new twist on the old game of having celebrities endorse your products or services. The difference now is what constitutes influence. Where once only the rich and famous had significant influence (and they still do), today there are many paths to becoming in ...

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  • Must Have SEO Toolbars and How to Use Them

    When you’re just starting out with your online marketing efforts, you need to hustle like crazy to get your product and content in front of the right people, including your audience. That’s why, especially in the beginning of your website’s lifetime, you’ll need to mimic your competitors. Think about it. Pretty much any niche in the internet is saturated now.

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  • How to Interact with Passionate Shoppers in G+ Communities

    Ecommerce stores have a particularly tough time attracting links because of the nature of their sites. Ideally, they should add a company blog to engage their customers and potential buyers and attract links. Blogs are an investment, though, in time and money. So what can an ecommerce site do if they don’t currently have a blog and want to build an audience online? Kim Garst ...

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  • Quick Ways to Get Bloggers to Notice You

    You have a new blog – or maybe you just want to grow your existing blog. One of the fastest ways to get more visibility is to connect with established bloggers in niches related to yours. There are three fast ways to make that happen: linking to their blogs, effectively using social media, and blog commenting.

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  • Skyrocket Your Traffic and Income 40 Percent Off Discount 1 Day Only

    Did you know that my friends Crystal and Kelli have many times more traffic than this blog does today? I wrote about how Crystal drove 628,780 page views in ONE MONTH. They were in the very first blog mentoring group I ever offered. And now look at their success! They went far beyond what I shared with them to teach other bloggers to drive amazing traffic in their LearntoBlog ...

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  • How Steve Wynn Used Storytelling to Build Company Culture

    Most people who have heard of billionaire Steve Wynn probably only know he owns hotels or casinos. What they don’t know is why his holdings are so successful and how they can apply what he does to make their own businesses more profitable. Wynn reinvented Las Vegas by providing non-casino attractions to bring families back.

    Gail Gardner/ Growmapin How To's- 23 readers -
  • ClickMeeting Provides a Creative and Simple Webinar Solution

    A friend of mine helps to run webinars as part of her job. She says that to her and her coworkers, the most important aspect of a webinar is that it be simple and intuitive for the participants to use. The people she is speaking to are in an older demographic and are not necessarily comfortable with using technology.

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  • GetResponse Reveals Powerful New Online Marketing Tool Any SMB Can Afford

    So you are finally building your list or generating leads. Or maybe you’ve been meaning to start. But are you falling down on segmenting your list or following up effectively? Having a mailing list, but not doing anything with it is a common challenge. Up until now, the cost of marketing automation has prevented many small to medium sized businesses from implementing automation.

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  • Small Business Marketing Advice for Knife Sellers Like BucknBear Knives

    Did you know that selling knives is a controversial topic? Google and Facebook both prohibit buying advertising for most stores selling knives. This makes it difficult for ecommerce stores who sell these products to increase sales. I know that many city dwellers may consider knives and axes scary. They may not know why anyone would have one.

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  • An Alternative to Banking Problems in Hong Kong – How WB21 Is Changing the Game

    Hong Kong has long been one of the major banking locations in the world. It used to be a place where companies set up bank accounts in order to operate in the Far East. But now companies are reporting that it’s more difficult than ever before to open an account in Hong Kong. WB21 provides an alternative for many offshore companies struggling to set up bank accounts.

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  • Are You Up To Speed On Spotting A Toxic Stock?

    Are You Up To Speed On Spotting A Toxic Stock? April 17, 2016 By Gail Gardner Leave a Comment If you’re a long-time Wall Street denizen, you may pride yourself on spotting a bad or toxic stock and giving it the boot from your memory bank’s span even before your broker clears his throat to give it a casual mention.

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  • Increase Sales with New Tech for Easy Digital Signs

    What could be more important than pulling new customers into your store or upselling your most profitable products? What these two have in common is colorful, informative signage. Fortunately for us all, unlike years past when you paid a glass blower to make a neon sign or a wood carver or metal worker or printer to make a permanent sign, today you can turn a monitor or TV int ...

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