Re-Inventing Municipal Communications With WordPress

Small business has already embraced the power of WordPress for online marketing and communication. Our work with lawyers, restaurants, real estate agents, home builders and other local retail has never been stronger. Enterprise level organizations are increasing interest in this online publishing platform called WordPress. Why the boosted interest? Their current sites are hard to…
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Newspaper’s Potentially Fatal Move with Facebook

Really smart people… sometimes make…. not-so-smart decisions. This thought came to mind as I witness Newspaper companies increasingly cede control of their most important asset: local reader and advertiser relationships. Facebook Instant Articles is the latest crack cocaine being offered as a free taste from Mark Zuckerberg. Once sampled, this content-sucking platform is quickly embraced…
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Newspaper, Radio & Business Hurt by New Facebook Rules

They did it again. Facebook, once again, changed the rules on how your social media posts are seen. But hey, what do you expect from a free service? Beware: Facebook & Social Media not cool with Newspaper publishers or local business. Yes. Your small business or media company is gonna take a hit by the…
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PODCAST Strategy for Newspaper and Radio Survival

Pod-casting is just one tactic that Newspapers are well qualified to leverage in their quest for re-invention…and survival. Radio and local advertisers would be wise to pay attention to how the Newspaper industry handles this opportunity. Print circulation is still falling. Readership and advertisers are moving online. In light of these facts, how can heritage…
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Small Business Marketing Makeover, Radio & Newspaper Decline

For decades, Radio and Newspaper advertising worked reasonably well for local business. Much of this success was due to the pseudo-monopoly held by media companies. (They controlled printing press & FCC controlled airwaves) Before the Internet became wide-spread and easy to use, business owners had no choice but to deal with fast-talking broadcast and newspaper…
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Tell Your Own Story. Become The Media.

Bad media coverage. No media coverage. In-accurate media coverage. Atlantic City is plagued by these 3 issues that directly affect public opinion, property values and investor interest. In a ‘one newspaper’ town like Atlantic City, your business can live or die by how that media platform treats you. It’s even more precarious when Atlantic City…
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Radio, WordPress & Hyper-Local News

Most Radio station websites are a mess. Useless content and chaos, and they leave a butt load of money on the table. With Newspapers bleeding readers and revenue, Radio…..especially LIVE news & talk Radio, can literally fill that void left behind by the once mighty local Newspaper. WordPress is one of the best tools, if…
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