Author Archives: Stephen G. Barr, Group Publisher

About Stephen G. Barr, Group Publisher

Author, Syndicated Columnist, Editor In-Chief and Group Publisher at SGB Media Group, a social media marketing firm specializing in digital media content production, publishing, affiliate marketing, public relations and advertising. Over 25 years experience in retailing, advertising, website & online forum development, niche social networking, affiliate marketing, search optimization, branding and identity, site location, non-profit fund raising. Event planning, promotion, production and MC/Host at public events. Author, Editor & Publisher of 35 syndicated, digital publications utilizing multiple digital distribution channels in conjunction with launching and administrating national advertising campaigns for major Fortune 500 advertisers in partnership with Google, Ning, Facebook, Myspace, Yahoo, DoubleClick, LinkShare, PepperJam and other industry leading third party affiliate networks. Product development team member from conception to launch on many websites, tangible goods and organizational structure for start ups. Specialties: Public relations, retailing, advertising, website & online forum development, niche social networking, blogging, email campaigns, affiliate/performance marketing, search optimization, branding and identity, site location, event production & promotion, non-profit fund raising and tasteful, responsible adult content publishing. An internationally recognized and read social media columnist & pundit on The Examiner, Associate Content, Vator.tv, X-Biz.net and Technorati and his own affiliated sites.

2017 The Year of The Influencer

The latest trend in internet marketing is the use of compensated influencers. Here are the latest articles on this trend on TechCrunch: Influencer Marketing Time Inc. is launching its own influencer marketing network with help from Speakr yesterdayby Anthony Ha Time … Continue reading

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Gust Launch

While I’ve been a member for several years over at Gust I was totally unaware of their “Gust Launch” service which is a one stop shop to creating your startup for a very reasonable price. I highly reccomend it and … Continue reading

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Google Says They Make Changes Every Day!

Source: Google Says They Make Changes Every Day!

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Dealing with Negative Search Results: How to Get Rid of the Bad Stuff

How to Get Rid of Search Results You Don’t Like As a business owner, there’s nothing worse than discovering your business has a bad search result associated with it. You work hard to ensure your customers are satisfied with your … Continue reading

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How to Value a Business

The Certified Entrepreneurial Advisor (CEA) program is designed to empower small businesses owners and those who advise them. It consists of a graduate-level practical education in how to start, manage and grow a small business. Completion of the twelve CEA … Continue reading

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12 Ethical Principles for Business Executives – Exemplary Business Ethics & Leadership

Ethical values, translated into active language establishing standards or rules describing the kind of behavior an ethical person should and should not engage in, are ethical principles. The following list of principles incorporate the characteristics and values that most people … Continue reading

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Can Texting Create a Binding Contract? – UpCounsel Blog

If you’re discussing a deal in an electronic message simple statements, while harmless in intent, could cause serious problems. Courts in recent years have decided that in some cases an email exchange can constitute a binding contract. Since communicating via … Continue reading

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