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Email Marketing Beyond Newsletters – Conversations & Conversions

Sad, but true: Email marketing is more complicated than most people think it is. In a recent Fast Company “From the Editor” column, Robert Safian said: “In so many ways, we are guinea pigs in an ecosystem that is undulating more rapidly than anyone can keep track of.” True that, especially with regard to small business digital marketing. […]

Dr. Mac – Mac Productivity Miracles “Sandbox Session” – This Thursday, May 25th

I’m launching a new bi-monthly (every other Thursday) series of live video webinar conversations that I’m calling “Social Video Sandbox Sessions.” It will start this Thursday, May 25th at 11am PT / 2pm ET with a very special guest. This session is called: Mac Productivity Miracles – A Jon Leland Social Video Sandbox Session with […]

Facebook Live Social Video: I Gave It a Try. Here’s What Happened.

IT ALL STARTED ON INAUGURATION DAY… I traveled from San Francisco to Washington, D.C. to protest during Trump’s inauguration and to be part of the Women’s March on Washington. I did a number of Facebook Live webcasts and the response blew my mind. One of the videos in that series (the second one below) has […]

Six Key Strategic Priorities for Better Online Marketing in 2017

It’s a New Year, and the online marketing landscape is ever-changing. So I took to the video “airwaves” to share what I think are the six most important areas where your efforts online can bear meaningful “fruit.” Watch now: I am putting the full text of this video below for your convenience. If you’re interested in considering […]

Think Websites Are An Expensive Pain? Now There’s Small Business Relief via Squarespace

“Simpler is Better.” Website Design Can Be More Fun & Efficient When You Go Beyond the Complexity of WordPress and other platforms. While my team and I still design and develop larger WordPress websites, I have found the Squarespace platform to be a faster, more fun and more client-empowering way to help small businesses create elegant, totally […]

Finding Flow, A Higher Purpose & The REAL Bottom Line

There’s more to New Marketing than the traditional bottom line. When I speak and lead workshops, I use terms like “New Marketing” and “Humanistic Marketing” to differentiate what is truly alive online from what is all too often useless noise. In my view, the “Alive Web” is empowered by the people power. I experience this humanity as […]