Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

Periscope App – Live Video From Your Mobile Phone (First Impressions)

Periscope App – Live Video From Your Mobile Phone (First Impressions)

First Impressions of the Social Video Platform Called Periscope Part 1 of 3 (In Part 2 I give tips on getting started and fitting Periscope into your online marketing strategy. In Part 3 I’ll share how your business can get started on Periscope, plus some actionable tips […]

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Photography Pros Live Chat with Gary Fong, Thomas E Hanna + Harvey Bremner

Photography Pros Live Chat with Gary Fong, Thomas E Hanna + Harvey Bremner

Photo Pros Live Chat (June 18th, 2015) episode show notes, contest and embedded player.   Live show date: June 18th, 2015 at 3:30pm PST / 6:30pm EST Topics we’ll discuss: Social media marketing, outsourcing, building an online community, networking, business strategy, and more.   Looking for the […]

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Highlights from the ROAM social media conference

Highlights from the ROAM social media conference

ROAM :: A Revolutionary Conference Experience   Have you ever attended a conference or event and come back with your head spinning full of new ideas and feeling excited and invigorated to implement all (or let’s face it, a fraction of) the things you learned? That’s how […]

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Year in review – what I learned about myself and business in 2014

  This is the first year I’m writing a year in review type post. This could also be called: “My personal reflections on the year that just passed.” Or equally: “Thoughts in my head” {that I don’t usually share out loud.}   I thought it might be […]

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Is Video Right for Your Business? 3 Video Marketing Examples

Is Video Right for Your Business? 3 Video Marketing Examples

The idea of being on-camera in a video that is shared online is even more scary for most people than writing blogs. Maybe it’s something you can’t imagine being able to pull off. But trust me, you can. Whether you’re a coach, consultant, service professional or small business owner, creating videos can be an effective way to communicate with your customers.

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Create Content and Become a Go-To Expert with Blogging and Videos

Create Content and Become a Go-To Expert with Blogging and Videos

What’s your reason to start blogging or making your own videos for your business? And what is holding you back? Creating your own reusable content saves time and establishes you as a go-to expert in your industry. Don’t sweat it. Just get started with your skills and tools that you have available right now. Practice. You’ll get better at writing blog posts and creating videos over time.

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10 Things I Hate About Your Website (and How To Make Me Love It)

Is your website helping your business or hurting it? No one wants to hear the words “Your website sucks”. Oh wait, most likely no one will actually tell you. They will just leave. Within the 3 seconds it takes them to make the decision “should I stay […]

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Random Visual Marketing Tips and Tidbits

A list of random visual marketing tidbits that you probably didn’t know. Screencapture – what’s that and how do I do it? Powerpoint – not just for presentations. Add a button to your Facebook Cover Photo and a fake clickable link for videos in your newsletter…and more!

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7 Steps to Beating Overwhelm and Getting Stuff Done

Are you letting fear stop you from reaching your goals?     OMG. Can I really do this? What was I thinking. I’m not good enough. I’m not ready yet…says that little voice in your head. Do you ever have those moments of self-doubt? Me too. I […]

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LinkedIn Skills and Expertise Endorsement – New Way to Recommend Skills on LinkedIn

LinkedIn recently added a new feature – Skills Endorsement. It’s a one-click way to recommend someone on LinkedIn for their skills, experience and expertise in a list of 5 or 6 given areas. LinkedIn has long been considered the best social network for business professionals and entrepreneurs. […]

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What We Do

Bright Spark Media is located in Kelowna, BC. We help small businesses, entrepreneurs and service professionals in the Okanagan Valley and globally online. We offer social media training, customized social media set up, social media strategy and business coaching sessions, as well as commercial or event photography services and web design...everything to help you create an irresistible online presence!

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Kelowna, BC, Canada
Phone: +1 250.575.5964
Email: BrightSparkSocialMedia@gmail.com