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Technology Meetup in Toledo

Technology Meetup in Toledo

TNewTechMeetup To Host Erie Hack Competition Warmup Come check out the Erie Hack Semi-finalists before they present at Erie Hack Detroit! Presenters will take the stage for 10 minutes each, 5 minutes to demo and 5  minutes to answer questions, followed by open announcements and community networking. E-mail organizers at launchpad@utoledo.edu if you'd like to present at a future Meetup! This Meetup will be catered by Fusian, a new restaurant in Toledo. PRESENTERS:  Fresh Water - an app to connect people to resources and information on Lake Erie. Aquasci - a gamified citizen science app Open Erie - an effort...Read More
Slow Web Sites Cost More Than You Think!

Slow Web Sites Cost More Than You Think!

Slow Page Load Times For Your Web Site Cost More Than You Think! [caption id="attachment_1543" align="alignright" width="728"] The SAME WEB SITE  ~  Before and After Moving To Our TURBO Charged Web Hosting Servers[/caption] Multiple studies prove that if your page takes too long to load, visitors will click off and go find some other site to browse, join, subscribe to, or buy from! What you save in monthly cost on inexpensive hosting is destroyed by lost engagement, lost lead generation, and lost sales! What is the value of a customer in your business?  Think about that for a few minutes....Read More
More #Technology And #Innovation in #Toledo

More #Technology And #Innovation in #Toledo

TNewTech Meetup Wishes You Happy Pi Day! Yes, there is a group of people who like learning about, discussing, and mingling with others interested in #Technology and Innovation in #Toledo! I hope to see all of your beautiful faces at tonight's meetup. (Yes, there will be pie.) You and I could have a great conversation about #Digital Marketing for Startups or Technology Companies, #Wordpress #Web Site Design, Wordpress Web Site Development, #Search #Engine #Optimization, #SEO, and/or whatever drives your hunger for sweet success! Don't have much of a sweet tooth?  Join us for some real food after the meetup at...Read More
#Technology And #Toledo… Meetup And Explore!

#Technology And #Toledo… Meetup And Explore!

Come See #Technology #Innovation Happening in #Toledo! Let's Meetup, Learn, and Share!  This is a good time to either prove to yourself that there is no brain drain in Toledo, or just enjoy conversation with people from #Toledo who are interested in #Technology and #Innovation  
Marketing And Hot Water:  Advice from Seth Godin

Marketing And Hot Water: Advice from Seth Godin

From Seth Godin, Author & Speaker on Marketing Topics: A Great Metaphor and Question From Seth's Blog Today:  March 8, 2017 When does the water get hot? If you want a hot shower, you'll need to turn on the hot water a bit before you step inside. It can take a while for the hot water to rise up and clear the cold water from the pipes. The thing is, though, that if you mistakenly turn the cold water tap instead, it'll never get hot. No matter how long you wait. Sometimes, it takes us too long to realize that...Read More
Does Your SEO Strategy Need To Be Updated?

Does Your SEO Strategy Need To Be Updated?

Does Your SEO Strategy Need To Be Updated? [caption id="attachment_650" align="alignright" width="300"] Changes By Google Require Examination and Update of Search Marketing Strategy Before Your Web Site Falls Out of Sight On Google![/caption] Search Engine Optimization (SEO) can get your web site on top of a Google Search Engine Results Page (SERP).  If you are on page one, your website can generate leads and customers.  As 2017 moves along it is important to know that what worked in the past may not work today.  The rules keep changing.  But a good SEO pro can help you with that! Organic SEO...Read More
Trends in Social Media Marketing: Entrepreneur Magazine Article Review:

Trends in Social Media Marketing: Entrepreneur Magazine Article Review:

Trends in Social Media Marketing:  Entrepreneur Magazine Article Review: [caption id="attachment_1361" align="alignnone" width="878"] Social Media Marketing Article in February Issue Entrepreneur Magazine[/caption] Article Review By BIG Marketing Solutions: Trends in marketing are very much in the news these days, especially the growth of Social Media Marketing. To explain the phenomenon, Entrepreneur Magazine published "10 Tips For Millennial Marketing" an article on February 9, 2017 sharing that there may be an unheralded digital divide in this respect.  The Millennial generation may actually be avoiding other media while being more likely to respond to properly done social media marketing efforts.  The opening...Read More
TNewTech Meetup Announcement:  Come See What Toledo Develops

TNewTech Meetup Announcement: Come See What Toledo Develops

TNewTech Meetup | Come See What Toledo Develops! Join together with like minded folks at the TnewTech Meetup on the 2nd Tuesday of each month to preview/share/discuss/enjoy conversations and presentations about technology being developed or implemented in Toledo OH. Date and Time: Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 5:30 PM Location:  LaunchPad Incubation at The University of Toledo, Nitschke Technology Commercialization Complex 1510 North Westwood Ave, Toledo, OH On UT's engineering campus, in the Nitschke Technology Commercialization Complex. Valentines day? What's that?!?! TNewTech is single and ready to mingle...with NewTech ideas that is! On Tuesday February 14th, come with an open mind...Read More
A NEW YEARS PRAYER For 2017 For the Self Employed, Business Owners, and Friends

A NEW YEARS PRAYER For 2017 For the Self Employed, Business Owners, and Friends

A NEW YEARS PRAYER For 2017 For the Self Employed, Business Owners, and Friends of BIG Marketing Solutions: May peace break into your home and office. May riches come like thieves to steal your debts. May the pockets of your jeans and your cash flow accounts become magnets for $100 bills. May love stick to your face like Vaseline and may laughter assault your lips! May happiness slap you across the face and may your tears be those of joy. May any problems you had in 2016 forget your home and business address! May 2017 be the best year of...Read More

“Here, I Made This For You.” Reflections on the Human Component in Business

With credit to Seth Godin and http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/2016/10/here-i-made-this.html Seth Godin's blog today prompted some thought.  What is the value of knowing that somebody made the thing?  Or the value of knowing the somebody who made the thing.  Or the value of knowing something was made for you.  Or the value of knowing a thing was made only for you? Here is what Seth Gave us: "Here, I made this" "I" as in me, you, us, the person who's on the line. This is the work of a human. The audience can make a direct connection between you and the thing you're offering. "Made"...Read More