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Current Social Media Trends

by Great West Digital • September 23, 2019

Remember when social media was limited MySpace? What a simple digital world it was back then! Now you have a choice of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram, and Pinterest – and those are just the popular ones. There is also Flickr, Reddit, Snapchat, WhatsApp, Quora, Mix, Digg… we could go on, but you get the […]


Digital Reviews: The New “Word of Mouth” Advertising

by Great West Digital • September 6, 2019

What is the best endorsement for your brand? It’s the happy customers that tell other people about your products and services. Back in the good old days, that being the mid 1990s before the rise of the mainstream internet, those endorsements took place as people actually met face to face and had conversations. Today, however, […]


Social Media Advertising: The Pros, the Cons, and Why You Should Do It

by Great West Digital • September 6, 2019

What is social advertising? Social advertising, or social media ads, are the sponsored content you come across when scrolling apps like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. The brand owner or content manager has paid the app to promote that specific post. How does social advertising work? For a fee, the advertiser directs the brand to […]


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How to Create Personas for Marketing

by Great West Digital • August 12, 2019

In order for your marketing efforts to pay off, you must reach, engage, and convert your target audience. Therefore, it goes without saying that if you cannot identify and communicate with your target audience, your marketing strategy is not going to be effective. A company persona is an ideal way to present your business consistently […]