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Creative Digital Marketing Campaigns To Inspire Your Next Campaign

Hi everyone, we’ve got a fun topic for you this week! The bees have found 5 creative marketing campaigns from local businesses in Waterloo Region that are killing it, and we’re here to share them with you. I know, crazy, right? Top 5 lists! Woot. Ahem. Ok, so maybe I love lists. Don’t judge me. […]

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Foundations of a Successful Digital Marketing Plan

This week we’ll be looking at the foundations of a successful digital marketing plan, and five fundamental Digital Marketing programs you need to be successful and grow your business online: Customer Reviews Citation Listings Google Ads Facebook & Instagram Ads Social Media Content Creation & Publishing Subscribe to our weekly live stream on Facebook, or take […]

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How to Set Up Google My Business

What is Google My Business? Google My Business (GMB) is a powerful free tool that lets you manage how your business appears in Google search results, Google Maps, and Google reviews. You can add your business name, contact information, location and hours, photos, and you can monitor and respond to customer reviews. Read on for […]

Interview: Sofia Lustgarten Biaggini from Quinta Quinoa plus Headless Commerce and Social Selling

The long weekend is behind us, we only got one glorious day of perfect weather, but it was just enough for us bees to recharge and dig into some new and exciting topics. This week we’re looking at headless commerce and how small businesses can leverage social media as a sales channel. And we’re super […]

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New Normal Marketing: Cutting Through the Noise Using Social Storytelling

With stage one of re-opening officially underway here in Ontario, many businesses are scrambling to get their doors open and to reach out to their audience to let them know. This week we’re taking a look at some strategies for social storytelling and tactics for how to break through the noise on social media, as […]

Adapting Digital Marketing to a Post Coronavirus World for Business

As the weather gets warmer and we get closer to the next stage of this new normal, our busy bees at the Hive have been collecting delicious tidbits of helpful information that we want to share with all small businesses. How are businesses making the move to adapt to the new normal? What promotional/social calendars […]

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Creating a direct link for Google My Business customer reviews – Thanks Tips!

It’s no secret that Google My Business is an extremely powerful tool provided by our friends at Google for no cost. You heard me right. It costs exactly zip. Zero. Nada. Why is Google My Business so powerful? With 80% of local business searches happening on mobile devices, we have the ability to capture customers […]

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Bootstrap Your Marketing : RM101 : Week 9

Before coming to Honeypot Marketing, I thought that the main function of a marketing agency was to run paid traffic for the client by using in-depth secrets on how to perfectly optimize Facebook and Google ads. Although there’s a lot of that going on around here, there’s also a lot more straightforward—yet effective—things that we […]

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3 Hootsuite Features to Make Your Life Easier (Plus A Bonus Tool!)

Keeping up with social media can be daunting—even straight-up nerve-racking—if you aren’t used to it. In this article, I’m going to assume that you already know how to use the basic Hootsuite features, including scheduling and streams. As an FYI, the following features are only available via Hootsuite’s Enterprise accounts. 3 Hootsuite Features To Make […]

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Simple Contests To Engage Your Customer – A UGC Case Study

Content plays an essential role in driving engagement through social networks as a marketing and communications channel. For most, outsourcing content can be a tedious and time-consuming task – this is where user generated content becomes critical. Developing a simple and engaging program that relies on user-generated content can provide rapidly-generated, original and relevant content, […]