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The Simplified Small Business Series is here!

  Does your business need a boost this holiday season? What about a game plan for Small Business Saturday? Don’t worry, my new program's got you covered! I'm so thrilled to announce the arrival of a new educational program I've designed for small business owners that will help you power up your profits and productivity … Continue reading The Simplified Small Business Series is here!

How to position your small business for big win$ this holiday season

  It’s fall y’all and #YourWeeklyBloom is back in action! If you play your cards right, your small business could make some serious cash this season. Here's how!   Get on the notification list! Pin this post! Get the FREE SOCIAL MEDIA GUIDE! _ The Bloom is published every Tuesday right here on LizMuroskiMedia.com, Instagram, Facebook … Continue reading How to position your small business for big win$ this holiday season

Create a glowing Instagram Story with these amazing apps

Create a glowing Instagram Story with these amazing apps [FREE INSTAGRAM STORY TEMPLATES]

In this week's episode of The Bloom, I share my favorite apps for creating beautiful, not-so-blah Instagram Stories. If you haven't heard by now, IG Stories are where it's at as far as engagement goes on this platform + there are so many fun fah-reeee tools out there that you can use to create killer content to make your profile stick out … Continue reading Create a glowing Instagram Story with these amazing apps [FREE INSTAGRAM STORY TEMPLATES]

How to 100x your traffic on social media without ads [FREE CHEAT SHEET]

Joanna Gaines does it. Marie Forleo does it. Simon Sinek does it. Jenna Kutcher does it. There is a reason why these pros and hundreds more have become social media influencers. It's not because they buy bots to beat algorithms and get followers. It's because they practice this ONE METHOD that allows them to develop … Continue reading How to 100x your traffic on social media without ads [FREE CHEAT SHEET]

When to get serious about marketing for your business

Happy Tuesday + HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MOM! This week I'm comin atcha with my #seriousface because I mean business! I don't want to see you endure ANOTHER year of overwhelm + missed opportunity during the most popular purchasing season of the year so, if what you do means the world to you + you're serious about … Continue reading When to get serious about marketing for your business

What back to school season means for all business owners

Back-to-school season is coming and this is A HUGE DEAL from a marketing perspective for ALL small business owners. Here's why! Pin this post!   _ The Bloom is published every Tuesday right here on LizMuroskiMedia.com, Instagram, Facebook and my YouTube Channel. You can view ALL EPISODES HERE. Leave any questions or happy thoughts in the comments … Continue reading What back to school season means for all business owners

How to automate marketing as a small business owner so you can vacation with ease

Keep your marketing game strong with these simple techniques so you don't ever have to stress about taking time off as a small business owner! They will also save you some serious time when it comes to your every day workload, especially for Instagram and Pinterest! Pin this post! _ The Bloom is published every … Continue reading How to automate marketing as a small business owner so you can vacation with ease

An insanely easy way to save time on social media marketing

Do you always scramble to share content on your social media platforms? Does your content constantly seem rushed and out of alignment? Are you falling behind and feeling tired of missing opportunities? It breaks my heart when I see small business owners struggle like this with social media, but there is a way to make … Continue reading An insanely easy way to save time on social media marketing

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Does your business really need to grow?

This week I'm asking one very important question for small business owners and entrepreneurs: why grow? Watch #YourWeeklyBloom and learn more about how you could already be in a PRIME position for maximizing your business! DOWNLOAD YOUR FREE SOCIAL MEDIA PLANNING GUIDE And if you feel like pinning this...   _ The Bloom is published … Continue reading Does your business really need to grow?

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When and how to prepare your small business for major holidays and special occasions

Happy Tuesday, [almost] Independence Day and half-birthday for The Bloom! With 2018 being officially half over, now is THE time to start key end-of-year marketing planning for your small business. Check out this week's video for a few interesting tips and pointers to help you prep for your busiest time of year!   Pin this … Continue reading When and how to prepare your small business for major holidays and special occasions

How to 100% increase your progress and productivity as a small business owner

Welcome to the first completely revamped episode of #YourWeeklyBloom featuring content that is a *bit* more robust, valuable, and, well, prettier  Except for when I forget to fully focus my camera before I hit record. Oh well, I'm a marketer, not a videographer. This week I cover a little trick that can 100% increase your overall progress … Continue reading How to 100% increase your progress and productivity as a small business owner

Hashtag Hacks that Maximize Exposure on Instagram

Use these hashtag hacks to maximize your exposure [especially on Instagram]

This hashtag hack works wonders for keeping my Instagram fresh when it comes to search + it can do the same for yours! Remember, if you want to maximize your exposure on Instagram, beyond just your followers, you should have 5+ full hashtag sets that use a mixture of high [1M+] and low [900K or … Continue reading Use these hashtag hacks to maximize your exposure [especially on Instagram]

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How to create a lovable social media personality

You don't need to be a professional photographer to have beautiful social media profiles that attract highly-engaged followers. This common marketing hack will help your brand's visibility flourish, regardless of your skill set. Remember, hi-res life or not, there is A LOT more that goes into creating meaningful content that people love than having a … Continue reading How to create a lovable social media personality

The fastest and easiest way to write social media posts

Do you struggle to come up with social media content every day? Do you feel like you’re always running out of things to say? If so, this quick tip is for you and it’s something 99% of Instagram’s popular influencers do to stay on top. Get ready for more likes and follows! And, if you … Continue reading The fastest and easiest way to write social media posts

How to get your products featured in a magazine’s holiday gift guide

🚨Holiday prep alert 🚨 This is what you should be doing RIGHT NOW if you want to see your products featured in a magazine's holiday gift guide this year. It’s entirely possible if you take these steps to prepare. For more info and instructions on how you can easily do this yourself, grab my ebook … Continue reading How to get your products featured in a magazine’s holiday gift guide

Marketing and Branding for Small Businesses

How to keep your brand relevant in an ever-changing landscape

There were bees EVERYWHERE but I tried to keep my cool while I recorded this week’s Bloom for you guys! 🐝 If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to get all the right likes, follows, inquiries, sales then give this a watch + grab the bonus freebie at the link belowww!! Your brand needs YOU … Continue reading How to keep your brand relevant in an ever-changing landscape

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Make social media planning 1000x easier with this method

Social media planning sucks but here’s how you can make it 1000x easier for yourself and your business, especially as each new month arrives. Watch this week's Bloom to learn more and take note of the especially important upcoming dates for May as you plan your new content out!   Pin this post! _ The … Continue reading Make social media planning 1000x easier with this method

Brand Essentials Checklist: 10 Questions to Help Strengthen Your Brand and Ignite Interest

As small business owners, we gotta keep it fresh! There is never a wrong time to evaluate your brand so that it's always evolving with the life of your business and your community. It's so important to review progress + make necessary tweaks overtime. Plus, a strong brand makes marketing SO MUCH EASIER. ✔ If … Continue reading Brand Essentials Checklist: 10 Questions to Help Strengthen Your Brand and Ignite Interest

Why keeping it real keeps your brand growing

Dear ones! You have two options when it comes to growing a brand: 1) be like everyone else and kill yourself trying to mimic their success OR 2) be you and create your own. Can you guess which one has a 100% success rate? ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Number 2, come on dowwwwn! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Growing in the social … Continue reading Why keeping it real keeps your brand growing

Use the types of hashtags to get followers by Liz Muroski Media

Use These Types of Hashtags To Get Followers

People! Stop trying to get everyone’s attention on Insta by using high traffic hashtags. It’s hurting you hardcore. You’re a) stunting your growth + b) not reaching your ideal customer. This video explains why! Hashtags are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to social media marketing + I could seriously go on … Continue reading Use These Types of Hashtags To Get Followers

The Importance of Offline Engagement

Imagine that, instead of watching me across a screen, you were having a conversation with me across a table. Which experience is more impactful? In-person, human connection is everything and, in a world of digital domination, the most effective way to engage in influential conversation is networking offline. These days, those experiences sadly aren't priority … Continue reading The Importance of Offline Engagement

The #1 Thing You Should Do For Your Customers

This is THE #1 action you should take if you want to stand out when it comes to customer service. Pin this post! _ The Bloom is published every Tuesday right here on LizMuroskiMedia.com, Instagram, Facebook and my YouTube Channel. Leave any questions or happy thoughts in the comments and feel free to join the … Continue reading The #1 Thing You Should Do For Your Customers

Why your brand needs public relations

As you can see, I’m *slightly* passionate about what I do. This week’s quick tip is all about my fave topic: the power of public relations and, guess what? You don’t have to spend a dime to obtain publicity for your biz [except if you invest in my digital guide all about how to DIY … Continue reading Why your brand needs public relations

How to keep your customers with you for the long haul

What are the chances a bloom day would fall on the first day of spring?! This is so exciting! 🌸 Get ready to refresh! This week’s quick tip is the key to spurring long term biz growth. Consider this: If social media were to go away right this minute, what type of community would you … Continue reading How to keep your customers with you for the long haul

How to use hashtags to attract customers instead of competitors

Did you know your hashtags could be attracting competitors instead of customers?! We don’t want that! This week's bloom dives deep into a simple hashtag trick that will get you seen on social instead of smothered. For more info on conducting your own audience assessment + hashtag research, pop over to my online shop + … Continue reading How to use hashtags to attract customers instead of competitors

How to keep your customers on your website for longer

This one thing drives me crazy as a customer + confuses the heck out of me as a marketer. User experience is everything + a distraction like this on your website can impact business like WOAH. It’s time to prioritize thoughtfully! This week’s bloom tip explains all. Pin this! _ The Bloom is published every … Continue reading How to keep your customers on your website for longer

How to Succeed as a Small Business

It starts with one word. In a world full of one-click buys and buying in bulk, my company helps small businesses thrive using effective modern, micro-niche marketing methods so they reach the RIGHT audience and always have a growing number of loyal customers coming through their doors no matter what. There is a reason why I … Continue reading How to Succeed as a Small Business

How to find your social media hot spots

Happy Bloom Day! In this week's video I’m sharing a hot tip about finding your social media hot spots. This social media tip is THE KEY to creating a loyal community for your brand online. Why is this so important? Well, to be honest, your brand isn’t what you say it is, it’s what THEY … Continue reading How to find your social media hot spots

How to TRULY be successful on social media

You wanna know what it takes to TRULY grow + glow online? You gotta keep it real, folks! Your brand’s success should not be dictated by an “algorithm” - it’s up to YOU. Learn why in this week’s bloom + grab the free guide I mention at the button below. Pin this post! _ The … Continue reading How to TRULY be successful on social media

How to take your own self-styled flat lay photos

Do you struggle to take your own flat lay photos for your biz? This week's bloom shares a beginner’s tip to get you on your way to creating more visually appealing content on your own. It takes a bit of practice but before you know it, you’ll be using this method on the reg! And, … Continue reading How to take your own self-styled flat lay photos

How to create professional looking graphics for your biz with zero design experience

Raise your hand if you want to create awesome graphics to share on your business's channels but you have little experience, cashola, and time to do so? Fear not, my friend! I gotchya covered with a handy graphic design tip for beginners in this week's bloom and it will cost you absolutely nothing. The tool … Continue reading How to create professional looking graphics for your biz with zero design experience

How to get clean breaks in your Instagram captions

Ever wonder how to get those clean breaks aka spaces aka period free zones between your paragraphs on Instagram? Currently, it’s not possible to enter down manually in an Instagram caption without having to break the text up like this so it doesn’t get jumbled . . . BUT there is a way to create … Continue reading How to get clean breaks in your Instagram captions

Your Weekly Bloom: Online Marketing + Social Media Tips Every Tuesday!

Your Weekly Bloom is a video series created by me, Liz Muroski. It originated at random on Instagram after a story I posted on a whim in January 2018 got an insane amount of feedback - my followers were begging me to start sharing more raw video tips! Now, here I am sharing actionable and … Continue reading Your Weekly Bloom: Online Marketing + Social Media Tips Every Tuesday!

These Digital DIY Resources WILL Help You Grow Your Biz

Over the last few months, I've been flooded with messages on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and email from clients, colleagues, fans, friends, business owners, and even some LMM Insiders. EVERYONE HAS BEEN BEGGING ME to share more of my techniques on social media marketing and, well, you know I'm in! Here's the scoop: Instead of writing another blog post about another social media … Continue reading These Digital DIY Resources WILL Help You Grow Your Biz

Why Having A Customer Service Strategy Matters

The holidays are hectic. We tend to get so blinded by urgency and overwhelm that we lose our patience, our steam and our stamina. For business owners, this is a BIG no-no, which is why it always pays to be prepared. When you're prepared, you keep your cool and, as a business owner, that's your … Continue reading Why Having A Customer Service Strategy Matters

New Year Media Planning: The Action Steps You Actually Need To Take

In case you haven’t heard, the New Year is coming! I know it’s tough not to feel overwhelmed this time of year and, not just by the day-to-day initiatives required to keep your business afloat but, by all the steps you know you need to take in time for the year ahead. Well, here’s the … Continue reading New Year Media Planning: The Action Steps You Actually Need To Take

Power Pages: 3 Steps to Help You Master Your Media To Do Lists Like a Champ [WORKBOOK]

Staying organized and maintaining a list of action items is the key to growth for any business. Personally, I am a list builder like no other. I need my daily tasks written and in front of me always....but, after a while, it was becoming too hard to keep track of everything. Over the years, I’ve … Continue reading Power Pages: 3 Steps to Help You Master Your Media To Do Lists Like a Champ [WORKBOOK]

On Taking the Leap

  I look at this picture and realize just how long I’ve wanted to create something of my own in this life. Ever since I can remember, I’ve wanted to make stuff and excite people in the process. From…making and selling my own lemonade to my own hand sewn pillows, and self-bound storybooks, to helping … Continue reading On Taking the Leap

Holiday Marketing 101: How To Uniquely Influence Customers + Build Brand Loyalty That Lasts

Holiday brand promotions get earlier and earlier every year. I've experienced this throughout my career in the PR and marketing world because, in this profession, it's my job to stay on top of trends and work closely with the media [those who help people decide "the right time"]. As a small business owner and/or entrepreneur, … Continue reading Holiday Marketing 101: How To Uniquely Influence Customers + Build Brand Loyalty That Lasts

5 Basic Social Media SEO Principles To Help Grow Your Business

Did you know? Social media channels are search engines now, too. People don't just go to Google anymore to find what they need. Personally, I hit Facebook and Instagram first to see what kind of presence a business has, how their channels are branded, and what types of interaction and traction they receive from followers … Continue reading 5 Basic Social Media SEO Principles To Help Grow Your Business

Writing the Perfect Email

We all get a ton of emails. I’m sure many of you subscribe to your favorite influencers, brands, and other educational resources (like me - hi!). I subscribe to quite a few myself. I’m always intrigued by new material in my field but, far too many times, I receive emails that I have absolutely no … Continue reading Writing the Perfect Email

Navigating the Social Media Landscape: 3 Tips To Help You Know Where To Be Online

Assuming an active presence online is key to growing your business but, how do you know where to be when the digital space is so BIG? Believe me, I hear you. The overwhelm that comes with starting anything online, especially on social media, is difficult to get through. However, with a bit of patience, consistency … Continue reading Navigating the Social Media Landscape: 3 Tips To Help You Know Where To Be Online

How to Nurture Your Network in 4 Steps

  Interaction is imperative. Your ability to connect with your community is absolutely critical to your success. An audience may be comprised of fans, followers, and onlookers but, brand nurturing is what makes them an even more valuable entity - a community. Your ideas, your content, your value, and your consistency transforms your audience into … Continue reading How to Nurture Your Network in 4 Steps

How Your Personal Brand Impacts Your Business

When was the last time you Googled yourself? I spoke at a conference recently about digital presence and the importance of building and stabilizing personal brands. I asked the audience of 120+ a similar version of that same question: How many of you have Googled yourselves? No hands went up. Then I asked: How many … Continue reading How Your Personal Brand Impacts Your Business

Brand Position and Perception

Tunnel vision. It’s what many businesses don’t realize they’ve fallen victim to when developing their identities and positioning themselves in their respective industries. What I mean is, it’s one thing to see your brand for what it is as the creator but how your brand is perceived by an audience is based on much more … Continue reading Brand Position and Perception

How to Be S.M.A.R.T. About Goal Setting

The accessibility and abundance of resources and opportunity available in today’s world often forces entrepreneurs, professionals and business owners to believe they need it all and they need it now. That they need to spend a ton of money to implement a million different strategies because, surely, it must mean some kind of growth. This … Continue reading How to Be S.M.A.R.T. About Goal Setting

The Secret Sauce to Social Media

Clients and colleagues wonder about it all the time. They see other users, businesses and brands on social media who’ve accumulated all these followers and wonder: How do they do it? How do I get that? Their budget must be huge. What’s their secret? Well, I’m here to give you the recipe for that savory … Continue reading The Secret Sauce to Social Media