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You Too Can Incorporate Pokémon GO Into Your Social Media Strategies

Posted on July 13th, by Kim Randall in Be Social, Pokémon GO, Social Media, Social Media Tips. No Comments

Taking advantage of trends online and in real life can set your company and brand apart from the competition almost instantaneously. Take for example the Twitter trend, don’t you wish your company jumped on that bandwagon in 2006?  #ThrowbackThursday is another trend that businesses are starting to finally use in conjunction with their social media campaigns. Fast forward to last week, this past weekend, and today….let’s talk Pokémon GO!

What is Pokémon GO? The real quick, kinda n00b explanation of it is…Pokémon GO is a mobile app version of a card game & cartoon that was popular when I was in high school. I was never a fan to be honest, but now I kinda am. I personally love how it incorporates real world locations & is getting people outside. The goal is to catch the Pokémon, evolve them, battle at … Read More »


Take Your Social Media Mobile With These Helpful Apps

Posted on June 1st, by Kim Randall in Be Social, Social Media Success, Social Media Tips. No Comments

It’s summertime and no one wants to be in a stuffy office let alone behind a desk so why not take one of the tasks you do every day mobile? It’s pretty easy to do, with the exception of one or two hiccups, but we’ll get to those in a bit. Right now we’re going to share with you all of our favorite apps that we actually do use on a daily basis when our clients have us working out of the office.

Social Media Management Apps

Facebook Pages
Twitter (native app for personal account usage)
Echofon (for all client Twitter accounts)
Hootsuite for scheduling directly from the web or content curation platforms
LinkedIn’s native app for personal accounts
Pinterest’s native app
Social Report for deep analytics as well as goal conversions etc…
Sprout Social (we use this for a few accounts based on necessity)
HubSpot (this is used for … Read More »



[Client News] Thunderstones Launches In The iTunes App Store

Posted on May 12th, by Kim Randall in Client News. No Comments

Mobile app created to help stargazers better view meteor showers now available in the iTunes App Store
[TAMPA, FL] May 11, 2016 – Thunderstones, the newest and most innovative mobile application for viewing meteor showers in the night sky, announces its public launch in the iTunes App Store. The app focuses on providing the user with the best chance for night skywatching  visibility, taking light pollution  into consideration.

Astronomy App Features

Visibility Score – calculates the moon phase, cloud coverage, and light pollution into one simple score to help find the best day to see your meteor shower.
Upcoming Events- all major meteor showers in a quick access table with the projected visibility score for each day!
Radiant Point Locator – points to the origin point of the meteor shower in the sky for best viewing angles, also, taking into consideration that at times the … Read More »



Learn How One Social Media Professional Finds Success With Twitter

Posted on May 9th, by Kim Randall in Be Social, Featured, Social Media Success, Social Media Tips, Twitter. No Comments

I have always been, and will probably always be a huge supporter, and user of Twitter. I’ve had an account since its early days…you know, the days where there was so little happening that the main page was a live feed of the stream. I remember that after 10pm Central the newsfeed would primarily be in languages I am unfamiliar with. I also remember that people would talk…yes I do mean REAL conversations. Over the years I’ve experienced great success with Twitter, not just for my own personal account, but also for clients. So many ask how, and while the tips are so basic, it’s truly about the follow through.

I never stop building my community – Follow, follow, follow. I use Tweepi to key into conversations that are currently happening as well as to find very targeted accounts that I’m … Read More »



The Many Places We Have Done Social

Posted on March 29th, by Kim Randall in Be Social, Social Media. No Comments

One of the best things about working in the world of social media is that you are able to take your job literally anywhere there is a data cell service or wi-fi/Internet. It’s a perk that was never even considered when I first got started doing social things for clients and now I couldn’t imagine life being confined to one particular location with only a specific number of days allowed to travel/vacation.

Here’s a bunch of pictures taken throughout the years of the many different “offices” we’ve enjoyed working in.

I’ve worked from bed, sick, with this guy.

I’ve updated client accounts on HubSpot from a rest stop in southern Missouri.

I’ve worked from my phone, Tweeting from client accounts from Lake Carlyle in Illinois.

I’ve worked from friends houses…many times.

From airplanes going to all sorts … Read More »