How to check how your webpage will look when shared on Facebook

by Andrew Brett Watson
Check how your webpage will look when shared by Facebook
How to check how your webpage will look when shared on Facebook
 
How can you check exactly how your we site will look when you share it on Facebook? Obviously the easiest way to check how you web page will look when sharing it with Facebook is, well.., to share it. But if you aren’t ready for that and only want to test how it will look, here are some options which will give you better information about how you site will look when you share it with Facebook and what might need changing. Add a comment Read more: How to check how your webpage will look when shared on Facebook

Google wins, a tragedy for #competition and the consumer

by Andrew Brett Watson

A sad day for competition today. I just received an email from CONTAXE a German contextual web advertising company which competes against Google's dominant advertising service. I myself have used this service and am currently using Google. I think the service was great and admit to only be using Google because I real have no other choice. There were simply are not enough advertisers CONTAXES to make the contextual system work well and ads serve were not relevant enough to be successful. Of course without publisher support like mine it must have been hard to attract advertisers a catch 22 situation for which advertisers and consumer will ultimately pay.

I encourage anyone reading this to talk about other alternative in the comments so that we can help keep competition alive.

Here is the translated email for you:

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List of Coffee, Food or Hospitality/Vending related trade shows in Spain.

by Andrew Brett Watson

(a photo of Salon de Gourmets the Food trade Show in Madrid, That’s me on the left)

 
Selling or Marketing Food products in Spain? You might like this list of Coffee, Food or Vending related trade shows in Spain. If you now of any other industry trade fairs (that are new or that I might of missed) in Spain, please make a commment. Add a comment Read more: List of Coffee, Food or Hospitality/Vending related trade shows in Spain.

7 Animated white board and cartoon presentation services and programs all Marketers need to know about.

by Andrew Brett Watson

 

 
 
If you're in marketing, design or advertising, at some point you might need use an animated cartoon whiteboard video to present an idea. Unlike a static presentations the key to this medium is keeping the customers attention and illustrating ideas in a flowing natural stye.  Add a comment Read more: 7 Animated white board and cartoon presentation services and programs all Marketers need to know...

Google adwords and online advertising cheat sheet.

Here's a quick guide to get you going in online advertising fast. This is by no means comprehensive and meant simple help online advertising noobs who are discovering Google Adwords for the first time.

Google Explains Adwords like this: "An online retailer drives traffic to the website by showing ads in response to relevant keywords on search engines and on Display Network webpages the target customers are likely to visit."

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Marketing 101

by Andrew Brett Watson

Marketing 101 back to basics
Here is an introduction to marketing. Its sole purpose is to help newcomers to orientate their thinking and understand some fundamentals of marketing. Sure, at its most basic, maketing helps people to find your product or service and encourages them to buy. But how do you achieve this successfully?

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