Brevenue – Leveraging the A.I.R. Your Customers Breathe

Brevenue – Leveraging the A.I.R. Your Customers Breathe

If everything is changing because of social and mobile, why do so many keep implementing an old and outdated digital strategy?

It’s like the flat earth of the Internet – where people are experts in one thing like affiliate marketing … Read the rest

Posted on February 25th, by Declan Dunn in Uncategorized.


Why Loving Your Customer is the Best Content Marketing Strategy – For You and The Audience

Why Loving Your Customer is the Best Content Marketing Strategy – For You and The Audience

If you don’t love your customer, someone else will.

The words and actions you engage visitors with can show your love, yet there is something even more important you can get them to do, to support and guide them.

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Posted on February 25th, by Declan Dunn in Digital Marketing - Brevenue, Social Media Lead Generation.


Chico Authors & Publishers Society Presentation

This post includes materials shared at Lyons Book store in Chico, California.  Below are links referenced in the presentation.

fmgmagazine_banner2013FMG Magazine is one of the examples, and a Chico company started by my partner Jody Colvard in 2004.

Amazon Resources

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Pivots and The Flat Earth Syndrome: When the Shortest Distance is Not a Straight Line

When I was learning math in school, teachers taught  a flat world based system (Euclidean), which is still taught today. Included in those lessons is the myth that the shortest distance between 2 points is a straight line.

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How to Avoid the 2 Worst Pieces of Advice as an Entrepreneur and Startup

How to Avoid the 2 Worst Pieces of Advice as an Entrepreneur and Startup

A while back a question was asked on Quora (and I answered, which inspired this post),

What popular startup advice is plain wrong?

There seem to be an increasing number of startup ‘gurus’ along with more and more websites 

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The Power of your Smile

The Power of your Smile

Imagine if the most important skill an enterpreneur has is the ability to smile, really smile, not just a sales pitch, but something growing from within…do you think that would spread?

I can tell you from personal experience, and lessons … Read the rest


2 Essentials That Make a Web Site Worth Buying

2 Essentials That Make a Web Site Worth Buying

I love how this business grows and changes, waking you up to ideas you don’t see because they are either under the radar, or just not cool enough for everyone to blog about…like the recent G+ bandwagon.

What I’ve discovered, … Read the rest


The 3 Tiers of Social Media Partnerships and Virtual Currency – Zynga & Facebook

The 3 Tiers of Social Media Partnerships and Virtual Currency – Zynga & Facebook

Social media is a new layer of business being ignored by many, because many of the social media experts come from a PR background, while many performance marketers sit on the sidelines waiting for someone to prove how it works … Read the rest


Google Plus – It’s Not Just Social, It’s Mobile And Targeted (Why Comparisons to Facebook are Off)

Google Plus – It’s Not Just Social, It’s Mobile And Targeted (Why Comparisons to Facebook are Off)

Count me as one of the Google Plus fans (G+), with a lean interface and easy to manage Circles of friends that is unique in what it offers…

The challenge is many people’s perception, defining the social world in terms … Read the rest


Is Social Media Really Social? From Google Plus to Facebook to Twitter, the Vocal Minority Dominate

Is Social Media Really Social? From Google Plus to Facebook to Twitter, the Vocal Minority Dominate

What I’m about to write will offend anyone drinking the social media Kool Aid, and yes I drank it sporadically, but let’s get real.

Is social media really social, when a vocal minority of 10% dominate the conversation? Listen to … Read the rest