How to Inform Your Customers of Your COVID-19 Updates

Things seem to change on a daily basis right now. With regulations that change, causing business closures and openings, people are having a hard time keeping up with their favorite businesses. They are unsure whether businesses are closed, open, or operating on a modified basis. As a business owner, there are several ways you can…

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Help with Social Media: Weekly Content Calendar

It is important to create a content calendar to help you manage your social media. A content calendar makes your job easier and makes you more efficient when you are already short on time. Here is a quick, general content calendar to help you get started thinking about what your calendar should look like: Meet…

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Social Media: Mobile vs. Desktop

Pro tip: Every social media platform looks different depending on if you are using a smart phone or a computer. Unfortunately, it is not only the appearance that is different; the functionalities are different, too. Here are a few examples: If you want to post to Instagram and Facebook with one step, you can do…

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How to do Social Media: A Small Business Owner’s Guide

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Managing social media for your small business can be an overwhelming task. It takes time to invest in a strategy, creating a calendar, and actually implementing your plan. Small business owners often don’t have the resources to hire a marketing or communications person and, despite their best efforts, don’t typically have the time to spend…

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Burning Rubber: My Favorite Podcasts for the Car

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I live in a small town (Elgin) that is the suburb past a suburb of Austin, Texas. My office is in my home, so I don’t have a daily commute, but I regularly drive into Austin for networking events and meetings with clients. Anywhere in Austin is at least a 30-minute drive (without traffic) from…

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This is just the beginning!

Hey there! Welcome to DQB Strategies. We are here to help small businesses grow with their online presence (reputation management, brand guidelines, social media, and crisis communications). We offer one-time training and/or setup opportunities, monthly management, and digital project management. Find out more about us and about the services we offer. I started DQB Strategies after…

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