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What MKG Media Group is Thankful For This Thanksgiving

November 26, 2014 by

It’s that time of the year! Being thankful isn’t a new concept for the gang here at MKG Media Group. We spend time every single Friday discussing the things we’re thankful for during the work week. I decided to gather some thoughts from the team and share it with the world!

How Twitter Generated 10x Visitors from SEO: Our Thoughts

November 12, 2014 by

Not sure if you read the news, but Twitter recently announced that they “made a change earlier this year to ensure that search engines like Google and Bing could better access 50,000 popular hashtag pages” and due to this change have had a return of 10x of organic search traffic to those pages. 10x! That’s [&hellip

Automate Social Media Success with IFTTT (If This Then That)

October 20, 2014 by

What is social media automation & who cares? The marketing world is hellbent on automating everything: programmatic advertising (from folks like Rocket Fuel, Data Xu and more), programmatic email marketing, marketing automation from Marketo and more. So how can folks automate some of their social media activity? By using If This Then That (IFTTT)!

Welcome to MKG: Jenna Forstrom, Link Builder Extraordinaire

October 15, 2014 by

I’m Jenna Forstrom, the Link Builder, MKG has been looking for and I’m wicked excited to be joining the team! If the “wicked” didn’t already give it away, I’m originally from the East Coast, but have been living in Portland, Oregon since 2008. When I’m not staring at a computer screen I’m usually skiing at [&hellip

MKG Media Group Presenting at “What If…?” Conference in Philadelphia

August 29, 2014 by

Get ready, Philly! Members of MKG Media Group will be presenting at the What If…? Conference in Philadelphia, PA. The What If…? Conference is meant to bring entrepreneurs, technophiles, thought leaders, status quo challengers and more together to shake up the world! Focused on quick, actionable sessions, participants will get hands-on and work with presenters [&hellip

Attention: We’re Looking for a Link Building Strategist

August 26, 2014 by

This could be the digital marketing job opportunity you’ve been waiting for. Maybe you’re tired of the corporate grind and ready for the next challenge in your career… Join us, MKG Media Group, as our SEM/Social ‘Link Builder.’ We are a small yet robust digital marketing agency that has posted double digit growth every year [&hellip

A Marketer’s Guide to Pinterest Messaging

August 8, 2014 by

Pinterest recently released a messaging feature within their network. At first blush, you may be confused; Pinterest is a site all about pinning stuff you find, right? Well, you may find it surprising that Pinterest says pinners use their “send a pin” feature (introduced last year) over 2 million times a day. Pinners are interacting [&hellip

ClubBING Google: 3 Ways Bing Beats Google

August 1, 2014 by

As a marketer, I obviously prefer Google to Bing. And I would recommend that companies focus on Google rather than Bing the majority of the time. But as a consumer, I love using Bing. Yep, I’m not afraid to admit it. Hear me, world: I love Bing! I’ve boiled it down to three big ways [&hellip

5 Words to Use on Your Website (and 5 Words to Avoid)

July 16, 2014 by

Too often, websites fail to convey the absolute awesomesauce that a company offers. Simply, it’s in how a company chooses to describe their product/offering via the words on their website that can be its downfall. We wanted to give you the “secret sauce” on how to properly describe your offering on your website, while also [&hellip

7 Steps for Starting Your Pinterest Account – The Right Way – Part 2

July 10, 2014 by

This post is written by Vincent Ng, founder of MCNG Marketing, author of Pinterest to Profits with Pintalysis and the host of the Pinterest podcast, Pictures to Profits. In the second part of this two-part blog series (read part one here!), Vincent looks at the last 3 steps for starting a Pinterest account – the [&hellip