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Social Media/Website marketing for Dentists privacy concerns.

As many of you have probably heard, Facebook is facing some real privacy concerns.  They have made changes to the platform that have upset a large portion of the population.  When I talk to dentists about social media, privacy is one of their biggest concerns.  The fact is, that many of these privacy concerns can […]

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Social Media Marketing – A Real Life Example Of What (Not) To Do

Social marketing is not for everyone. There are some individuals and businesses who don’t like Facebook and “don’t get” Twitter. Everyone is entitled to their opinion.  However should a business still participate in social marketing even if they don’t like it? If you don’t like Facebook and you think Twitter is a waste of time, […]

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Big changes in social media

Social Media for Dentists will host a live question and answer chat board on the Social Media Dentist Facebook page Wednesday May 5 at 8:00 PM Eastern.  You must “Like” the page in order to join in the conversation.  Visit the page at http://facebook.com/socialmediadentist to join in the conversation! This is a wonderful time for […]

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Is Your Dental Practice Facebook Marketing Working? (Part Two)

A growing base of patients who “like you” is another indicator your efforts are working.  This means you have a population of patients who are likely seeing your name and face on a regular basis in their Facebook newsfeed. You and your practice are sandwiched among your patient’s friends and family’s posts.  When done well, […]

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Is Your Dental Practice Facebook Marketing Working?

How will you know if your Facebook marketing efforts are paying off?  This is a question many people are beginning to ask.  One obvious indicator  would be new patients entering your practice and saying they found you on Facebook. Have you already had several, or many, new patients come into your practice and say they […]

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Are You Pretending Social Media Is Free?

It’s often said that time is money.  Whether you, your team, or a trusted service provider manages your social media efforts, it’s important to understand that social media does require time, effort, and therefore money.  Be prepared to set aside a budget before diving into social media.  Many dental practices have already made the decision […]

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