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Social Media Marketing In 2014 – What The Research Reveals #SMMW14

Apr 10, 2014

Podcast Episode #48 This is live podcast coverage of the opening keynote of Social Media Marketing World 2014. Michael Stelzner kicked things off with a great presentation covering key points that he pulled out of a recent survey of nearly three thousand marketers. Here I am pictured above with Michael Stelzner who I am honored […]

Get Them Off Facebook To Your Email List #SMMW14

Apr 5, 2014

Podcast Episode #47 Today kicked off Social Media Marketing World 2014 with the opening keynote by Micheal Stelzner. I’ll release my podcast and notes on his talk tomorrow. First, today’s podcast was based on a discussion I had last night on the USS Midway where the evening networking event was held. Andrea Vahl is the […]

Live From Social Media Marketing World 2014 #SMMW14

Apr 4, 2014

Podcast Episode #46 This is the first ever Nuclear Chowder “Live-Cast”. All this week I will be podcasting from Social Media Marketing World in San Diego. Each day I will be publishing a brand new episode covering the day’s events. Here is the picture of the battleship where this evenings kick off event will be […]

Episode 45 – Size Doesn’t Matter – When It Comes To Website Traffic

Mar 19, 2014

Being in the business of building websites and performing ongoing search marketing for my clients, I can tell you with complete certainty that most people want lots and lots of traffic to their websites. They want huge Facebook fan bases. They want thousands of Twitter followers.

Why ME?

Mar 4, 2014

If you read my most recent blog post, you know that I am a brand ambassador for .ME. This means that, first of all, I need to be clear that this is another sponsored blog post. This means I am getting paid to write it. However, the next thing you should know is I won’t […]

How Smart Marketing Can Help You Meet .Me In Texas

Feb 13, 2014

Alright, first off, this is a sponsored blog post which means I get paid to write it. But don’t let that stop you from reading. I wouldn’t write about something just to make money. And we’re not talking put my kid through college money. We’re talking buy my kid a few Beatles shirts money. (She’s […]

The Only Marketing Method That Works

Feb 11, 2014

When I first launched the Nuclear Chowder Marketing website, I had a couple of very specific goals. First, I wanted to demonstrate that money loves speed. The second was to test some new and popular marketing strategies. I will explain both of these goals in a moment.

Why Google Should Scare Every Business To Death

Feb 7, 2014

Are you one of those businesses who doesn’t think a search engine strategy is necessary for your business? Do you think creating content via your blog, video or a podcast is unnecessary? Do you measure search engine success by where your website shows up on the results page? And do you think that it is […]

How To Get New Customers Today

Feb 3, 2014

In this episode #42 of the Nuclear Chowder Podcast we’re going to deviate from our regular format to answer a question posed to me by a client. My client asked, “How do I get new customers fast?” I thought it would be great to answer it here on the podcast because I bet many other businesses have this same burning question. To help, I brought on a guest panel of entrepreneurs and experts to share their wisdom.

SEO Hot Tip For The DIY Business Blogger: Cut It OUT!

Jan 29, 2014

This may be a little controversial. I may very well get screamed at by some of my friends who run SEO companies. My digital marketing company provides SEO services and training so hopefully that tells you I don’t have an axe to grind at all. If anything, I am un-selling my own services to certain […]

Podcasts-Marketers-Facebook-And-Blogs Oh My

Jan 26, 2014

In this week’s episode #41, I’m going to talk about marketers who make me want to be sick, the newest Facebook business page algorithm change and the reason why I feel you must have a self-hosted blog. But first, I want to share some thoughts on how this show has evolved and new directions for it. I will also share a resource of the week, a shout out of the week and a special sponsor spot.

The Case For A Self-Hosted Blog For Businesses

Jan 23, 2014

It’s 2014. If you do not have a blog and a solid content marketing plan to fuel it for your business, you are at a serious disadvantage. Your online marketing strategy and overall SEO will suffer drastically in the coming months and years. I’m going to be talking more about this in future posts. I’ll […]

Facebook Changes Algorithm For Business Pages (Again)

Jan 22, 2014

You can’t use images on your Facebook page. You should use images on your Facebook page. Embedding video is bad. Embedding video is good. Don’t do this, don’t do that. Over the many months you have probably heard experts saying you shouldn’t do something on your Facebook page because the algorithm changed. Then, next month […]

What I Hate About Marketing And Marketers

Jan 21, 2014

First off, let me state that I love marketing. I am a student of it. I eat, sleep and breathe marketing. What I hate is people/brands who use marketing tactics to take advantage of others in order to simply make money. That is unforgivable. And that what I am going to share with you today. […]

What Happens In Vegas Gets Podcasted About #NMX

Jan 17, 2014

New Media Expo took place this past January 4th through the 6th in Las Vegas. Although it was a challenge getting there through snowpocalypse 2014, (my flight barely and scarily got off the ground), the event was excellent.

In Social Media, You Get What You Give

Dec 31, 2013

We’ve seen massive changes from Google, Facebook and many other online platforms. We’ve seen new platforms take shape and young ones break away from the pack. The online world has transformed in just one short year.

One of my big prediction for 2014 is that businesses will need to step up their social media strategy.

SEO Is Dead… Or Is It?

Dec 29, 2013

Let’s get something straight right now. Rumors of SEO’s death are greatly exaggerated. You may have heard people saying it is dead. And if not, you certainly will. Drastic changes by Google over the past two years and new changes on the horizon in January 2014 have created this controversy. The problem is it’s just […]

Podcasters Unite For Holiday Mashup To Talk Social Media Marketing

Dec 24, 2013

Dino Dogan brings together 3 other podcasters for this first ever group podcast. Each of us is syndicating the episode to our own show channels on Christmas Eve Day.

Each podcaster brings their expertise in social media. You name it and we talked about it. From giving birth to content to publishing to engagement to marketing it and more.