Love it or Leave it: Twitter Polls

This week Twitter will launch a poll function to users. Polling time is fixed at 24 hours and the poll looks similar to the Facebook poll. The Twitter announcement: Coming soon! We’re rolling out the ability for everyone to create polls on Twitter: https://t.co/pH5a8q9Ujz pic.twitter.com/ijAKEMUdf1 — Twitter (@twitter) October 21, 2015 A few users got the Continue reading


Shift Happens

    SHIFT is the theme of my week. I plan to make a lot of little shifts now in order to see changes down the road. This week I have many shifts planned for every area of my life including: website, wellness, office organization, art creation and more. Could you use a little more shift Continue reading


Fitness, Fat Burn, and Content Fail in Tonight’s Instagram Feed

An interesting example of social media content fail flared up on the Shape magazine Instagram account (@shape_magazine). In the past 48 hours two separate posts have mentioned an over the counter weight loss supplement by Zantrex3 (@zantrex3). Each post featured the hashtag #SkinnyStix. Here is a screenshot of one post: For some time, the print Continue reading


Shorter, Better, Faster Ads

I’m not going to lie, I take the click bait quite often especially if it is a video link. Time lapse yoga flow with inversions? CLICK! TED talk on creating public art? CLICK! Funny goat video? CLICK! Famous chef eating something cool? CLICKETY  – CLICK  – CLICK. Video is a hot content format on the Continue reading


Celebrating #SmallBiz Week – Spotlight on Yacht Events

As the owner of Surowitz Enterprises, I often work with other small business owners to assist with a variety of business and social media needs. Small Business Week 2014 is the perfect time for me to celebrate a few of my fellow #SmallBiz owners and their amazing businesses. Today’s post celebrates Steven Tanzman and his Continue reading


Celebrating #SmallBiz Week – Spotlight on Melissa’s Wellness Retreats

As the owner of Surowitz Enterprises, I often work with other small business owners to assist with a variety of business and social media needs. Small Business Week 2014 is the perfect time for me to celebrate a few of my fellow #SmallBiz owners and their amazing businesses. Today’s post celebrates Melissa Jimenez and her Continue reading


Small Business Week 2014 – THANK YOU!

We are at the halfway point of Small Business Week 2014! Small Business week was established in 1963 and “recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners”. 1 As a small business owner, ALL small businesses are near and dear to my heart. Click To Tweet It has been my pleasure to work Continue reading


Twitter Follower Schemes Are For The Birds

Whatever you call it, a “Follow Pyramid”, a “Follow Chain”, a “Follow Train”… …a follower scheme is NOT worth your Twitter time or energy. I know you want more followers.  I remember when I only had 12 followers and it seemed like a daunting task to increase that number.  Over time, I have increased my Continue reading