Showing posts from June, 2017

Make Your Business POP With Facebook Live

Our experienced marketing teamhas been helping small businesses grow through internet marketing since 1999. MSW Interactive Designs is happy to share a few helpful tips with you on how to leverage your Facebook Live videos effectively. Facebook Live allows for individuals, public figures and businesses to share live video with friends and followers on Facebook.

Facebook Live Basics Facebook Live is available to all pages and profiles from IOS, Androids and Facebook Mentions. You will know when the video is live when you see a red icon at the top left hand corner with the word, "live" next to it. There will also be a number up there showing you how many viewers you have currently. Consumers discover Facebook Live videos simply by scrolling through their newsfeed. They can opt to get notified when that "broadcaster" goes live again by tapping the button at the top of the video labeled, "Live Subscribe." Also, consumers who frequently engage or interact with…

What To Post For Your Business

Maintaining an active social media presence is important for many different reasons. Regularly posting content and publishing blogs is a powerful way to build your company's credibility, strengthen customer relationships, and improve your website's search engine rankings. There is only one problem - coming up with stellar content ideas is sometimes easier said than done!

Why You Need Strong Content

Social media (and Facebook in particular) has become today's newspaper. People use Facebook to get updates from friends, give updates about their careers and families, find jobs, get recommendations for local businesses and professionals, and share interesting/noteworthy content. There are so many businesses and individuals vying for attention in news feeds - if you want your posts to stand out, they have to be top-notch.

By publishing noteworthy, helpful, and shareable content, you offer valuable information to your clients. If they find your content to be particularly interesting…

GET TO KNOW US - Meet Karen Horsman

It's time to get to know your internet marketing team a little bit better!

Our "Meet The Team" blog series continues! In order to help you get to know our internet marketing team better, we're interviewing each of our staff one at a time. Over the past few months, we have introduced you to the owners of MSW Interactive Designs, Mike and Sandy Waggett, and team members Keith Lucas, Erin Burdette, Bailey Puppel, Deanna Powell, Laurel Leurquin, and Kristina Keeling. This week, we're continuing the series by introducing you to one of our Social Media Coordinators, Karen Horsman.

Q:  What brought you to the Lake of the Ozarks?
A:  I moved to the Lake of the Ozarks the day I graduated high school, and never left! I grew up around lakes on family vacations and weekend getaways — I always loved boating & playing in the water all day! I relocated to the area to be close to family and to attend college.

Q:  How did you get started in the internet marketing field?
A:  Since …

5 Strategies To Grow Your Facebook Presence Organically

As business owners, we're all looking for that magic solution - the trick that enables us to grow our business and gain new customers without having to pay for advertising. As a free online platform, Facebook offers a valuable opportunity to grow your business without having to shell out hundreds of dollars in advertising costs.

While paying to run page ads and boost individual posts can be a great strategy for increasing your reach very quickly, it's possible to grow your Facebook presence without having to pay a dime. Our social media marketing company is here to share some different strategies for growing your Facebook presence organically. 

The Simple Secret Behind Growing Organic Reach

It's called "social" media for a reason. The only way to gain new likes and get your posts in front of more people without having to pay for the increased visibility is to inspire your friends and existing followers to interact with - and share - your content. 

Sounds simple enoug…