Websites are Worthless

If I've said it once, I've said it 100 times. Your small business needs a website as part of your digital marketing collateral. Does it need to be fancy? No. Does it need to be expensive? No. Does it need to be functional and informative? YES! Find out more inside this week's MKM blog.

A Few of My Favorite Things: Podcast Edition

Podcasts. I love these audio files for the advice I can get for my business without having to sit through a course or read dense articles. In the time it takes me to get two miles logged in the morning, I can learn about new marketing methods or the next best rural business idea. Podcasts have truly been a way for me to learn about owning a business and get ideas for growing my own. What podcasts do I listen to? Check out this list of my favorites!

Keeping the Social in Social Media: A Printable for Marketing your Business Online

As business owners, we've been coached and nurtured to sell, sell, sell our product, but constant self-promotion is NOT what audiences on social media respond to. They know the marketing schemes and click-bait posts, and they are savvy enough to know when something is a pitch versus a genuine story being told. So here at Molly Knuth Media, I'm going to tell you that for the next week, I want you to refocus your online marketing efforts, and focus instead on interacting socially with your followers. Oh look! And I even included a handy checklist to make it easy for you!

Joy for the Holidays: Managing the season as a wife, mom, and business owner

Let me know if this sounds familiar: Lists clutter your counter and purse full of chicken-scratched names and gifts ideasCalendars and more lists of events and obligations for school and familyDelivery boxes piled up in your closet/store room/under the bed, some safely hidden away, others blatantly stacked in the cornerSleep schedules...what are those?Anxiety to finish …