With all the small businesses I come in contact with, the one with a seemingly endless stream of social content is SALONS. A salon has new clients in the door every day freshening up their hair style, updating their look, and leaving with a newfound confidence. Every person that walks in the door for a haircut has a story to tell, and what better place to tell it then on social media. Hairstylists change lives, sometimes without even realizing it. ...Continue Reading →
If you follow us on social media, you’ve probably seen us share posts from the Ocean County Business Hub. What is it? Where did it come from? Is it alien technology? To answer those questions, yes, the Hub is a creation of Eleven Nine Studios. No, it’s not alien tech… at least I don’t think it is.
While E9 helps businesses all over New Jersey, we started the Hub last year to spotlight local businesses in Ocean County and educate them ...Continue Reading →
Craft breweries are popping up all over the country because people are tired of the same old big brand beers that have been around forever. Frankly, the team at E9 loves a good brew. One thing we noticed when scouring the web for new brews is that many breweries aren’t taking the time to market their brand. They have a killer product line, but neglect to spread the word even locally. One brewery we talked to said folks right in ...Continue Reading →
You’ve decided to start utilizing social media for your small biz. Hooray! You’re posting on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. You’re getting a couple of likes here and there, but you’re not seeing the results you want. Here’s 4 common social media mistakes made by small businesses. Try and avoid these, and you should be on your way to social success!
1. HAVE A STRATEGY – Many small business owners jump into the social media pool headfirst and that’s great, but without ...Continue Reading →