Google HelpOuts and Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

    Google continues to roll out new innovations in social media. Their Google Plus platform introduced the “hang-out” feature which allowed internet gatherings in real-time, and now they’re taking it a step further with the Google HelpOut. This new tool allows users who need help with a particular task or topic, ranging from cooking-related…

Proof is in the numbers or I’ll show you mine if you show me yours

I have a lot of good people around me. People I love and trust and people who love and trust me.

I went out for dinner with one such person last night – Tanushka. Actually it was dessert, but that’s not the point. We enjoyed Turkish delights! But that’s not the point either.

We talked blogging and marketing and credibility and building trust and the like.

It’s important to me that people KNOW, or can SEE with their own eyes that I do what I say I do. I want people to trust me. Who doesn’t? I also want people to have confidence in me. To not just walk by faith but by sight.

Will Rogers says, “If you can do it, it ain’t bragging.”  I can do what I say I can. But, beyond that is being able to prove to folk that I do what I say I do,  I suppose.

I know a lot of people who say they can do something, but like the Jerry McGuire fellow, “Show me the money!” or the gal from Missouri, the “Show me!” state, sometimes we need proof, real tangible evidence.  A reply to show me.

Here is a screen shot I took just a few moments ago from one of my sites.

I wrote about this yesterday at How do you get 2,000,000 page views in 42 days at one site?

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