Anna Ritchie : Community Maven
Anna Ritchie
Marketing & communications practitioner, and product manager for TMCnet. Focus on content marketing and social media with a specialty in Online Community-building for businesses. Follow @Connectincloud and @apritchie
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Boo! How Not to Scare Your Customers Away from Your Online Community

Scouring the internet can be scary. At any turn you may be asked to download a document, submit a form, or enter any amount of personal information. And then, the dreaded Spam starts flowing into your precious inbox that you...

Online Lead Generation Podcast- Branding: A Profitable Undertaking

During the third installment of the online marketing Podcast series, hosted by Rich Tehrani (CEO, TMC) and Peter Radizeski (RAD-INFO, Inc.), the topic du jour was online lead generation and advertising: Two interrelated but very different battles marketers must fight...

Is Your Online Community a Disaster?

Since the media focus in the past week has been all about hurricanes, I’d thought I’d take a few moments to discuss some common online community hazards, and how to avoid a complete marketing disaster. In a recent article, every...

B2B Companies are Rocking Social Media...No, Really!

A few months ago, we published this blog entry that challenged some of the traditional notions that B2B companies couldn’t, and aren’t, benefitting from social media as much as B2C companies. Intrigued by this assumption, I posed this question to...

Every Online Community Has a Dark Side

Online communities are great for businesses. In fact, I spend most of my day writing about, talking about, and reading about how successful and profitable these sites can be for online marketers. So when a recent SEO webinar participant asked...

2 SEO Techniques the Experts Say Will "Make or Break" Your Online Community

In a recent “SEO and Online Communities” webinar, experts Jonathan Allen (Search Engine Watch) and Rich Tehrani (CEO, TMCnet) joined forces to give viewers the latest research and best practices on SEO and Search Marketing tactics companies should implement, and...

3 SEO Myths Dispelled

I’m in post-webinar bliss. Not only did a record number of people register for yesterday’s SEO-focused online event, but both the discussions from expert speakers and questions from attendees were extremely original and thought-provoking.  Jonathan Allen, Director of Search Engine...

Practicing Smarter SEO Techniques Through Online Communities

It's that time again. The 2011 "Connect in the Cloud" webinar series is well underway here at TMCnet, and we're excited to announce the next in our educational Online Community-building event: "Rank Higher: How to Practice Smarter SEO Techniques Through...

Are You Creating Enough Online Content for Your Company?

By Anna RitchieIf you’re a marketer, you know how challenging (and sometimes frustrating) it can be trying to keep up with the content demands of your target audience. They're coming at you from Facebook, Twitter, your Online Community sites and...

How to Spice Up Your Online Community Content

Real-Time Updates from Vegas During TMC’s interactive breakfast session in Las Vegas this week, we had the opportunity to share with, and learn from, participants across many industries as we discussed online marketing trends, best practices, social media insights and...

And the Winners Are...

The recent "State of Corporate Social Media" Survey, produced by Useful Social Media, outlines the latest research and trends in the social media space- including which companies are considered "leaders" in this relatively new medium. The list includes Dell, Starbucks, Coca...

Who Says Online Communities Can't Have Fun?

Today, KenCast's Live Streaming Coverage Global Online Community posted a pretty interesting article on their site: An article about the Royal Wedding.I like when Online Communities take a break from the educational and informative and have a little fun with...

To Video or to Podcast on an Online Community?

During our recent Webinar about building Online Communities for businesses, we got an interesting question from a participant about using videos versus podcasts in their marketing campaign. This particular participant was wondering about the differences between using these two types...

Building a Trustworthy Brand With an Online Community

From the recent Podcast, “No One Buys Without Trust”: Linking Thought Leadership & Branding to Sales through Online Communities. Listen to the full Podcast Here.    Rich Tehrani, CEO of TMCnet, recently sat down with Peter Radizeski of RAD-INFO for...

If You Build It...

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Why Social Media is Perfect for Small Businesses

A recent article published by TMCnet contributing editor Gary Kim touches on what we recently wrote about in "A Word about Gaining High SEO for Startups", that small companies often struggle with how to maximize their online marketing spend to...

St. Patrick's Day and "Lucky" Online Communities

Shamrocks, pots of gold, green beer and bagpipes: The signs of St. Patty’s day are abound today, and everyone’s feeling a little “lucky”. Some people think that an Online Community needs luck to be successful; that if you follow the steps to...

I have the content...now what?

by Anna RitchieEvery day, I stumble upon an article, blog or tweet about how to create the best content for online marketing purposes – the content that will get readers engaged, spread the buzz about your company, and position your...

A Word about Gaining High SEO for Startups

by Anna Ritchie. Product Manager, TMCnet Online CommunitiesA recent article, SEO is No Longer a Viable Marketing Strategy for Startups, touches on a few points that we at TMCnet have been emphasizing in recent blog posts: That the SEO game is...

How Your SEO Firm Can Get You Banned From Google

Are you watching what your SEO firm or team is doing? SEO professionals sometimes use questionable techniques and if they are exposed, your company is the one who suffers the potentially detrimental effects which impact not only your search rank,...

Free Educational Webinar about Building Online Communities

As you know, TMC is passionate about building successful Online Communities for our customers. That's why we're hosting a FREE Webinar on Wednesday, March 30th at 2:00pm ET, titled: Building Communities Online: Reduce Marketing Spend While Boosting Sales, Search and...

Mythbuster: All targeted marketing and SEO products are not created equal

Myth: Online Communities offer the same benefits as Pay-Per-Click (PPC) ads Mythbuster facts: If you currently purchase, or are planning to invest in, a search term from a search engine, you might want to think again. Online Communities offer a...

Rich Tehrani's SEO and Online Community Interview

TMC's CEO Rich Tehrani was recently interviewed by Peter Radizeski who in addition to being a TMC Blogger is an expert on the telecom channel and a sought out social media and marketing consultant. In this interview, Rich discusses how companies...