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John Lusher
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Lives in Roanoke, VA
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Do your best and don't worry

Good morning, Plussers!! Make your Monday count! 
#QOTD   #MondayMotivation  
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Version 4.2 of WordPress is now available to download

The update has been labeled Powell in honor of jazz pianist Bud Powell, and comes with several useful new features.

Not sure whether or not to update right away? Here’s a look at some of the benefits you’ll be getting.

Easier Sharing via ‘Press This’
Improvements to the Press This browser bookmarklet are said to make it easier and faster for you to share content to WordPress from other sources

#Wordpress   #Blog  
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How will you carry throughout the day?  Good morning friends :) 

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very true!
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Terrific information via +Peg Fitzpatrick  - scaling #social efforts can be a challenge, this can help!
Peg Fitzpatrick originally shared:
 
How to Scale Your Social Media Strategies
Big or small, influencer or newcomer, everyone looking to get more followers and more likes on social media—more engagement, period—seeks out strategies that work.

And what works with a platform of 11 million followers tends to work for platforms with 100, too. Don't forget we ALL started with ZERO followers

Social media is a moving ocean of posts, images, tools, ideas, and content that flows at a fast pace. You can find success by building your own social media strategy and keeping it fluid by checking and rechecking what’s working.

I’ve had the chance to check and recheck dozens of different social media strategies in managing a social media platform of 11 million. How do I do everything that I do? And what do I do, specifically? Well, I’d love to share the details with you!

Honored to be on the +Buffer blog today. If you like this, please share with your social network as well. Thank you in advance! 

Read it all here: https://blog.bufferapp.com/scale-social-media-growth-strategies

#socialmedia   #socialmediastrategies   #socialmediatips   #socialmediamarketing   #artofsocial   #LoveWhatYouDo  
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+Peg Fitzpatrick so far, so great! ;-D  You too!! 
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Did your name make the list?  :-D
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LOL +Amanda Wright exactly!! 
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Good read on content strategy. 
Voice, style, and tone guides are invaluable for writing and editing. In this post I’ll look at the value of voice, tone, and style guides, and take you through a couple of different processes for creating one.
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Just a reminder  :)   Good Friday morning Plussers  
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Yes!!!
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CUSTOMER SERVICE Checklist: 5 Basic Things Your Website Needs to Gain Visitors' Trust
Don't overlook the basics of your website--you may be turning your visitors off

Sometimes I just can't believe that these days I still run across sites that don't have the basics. The basics I'm talking about aren't about keywords or sitemaps for SEO, they're not intelligent navigation, they're not even a way to collect an email address for your weekly newsletter. While those are important for marketing, I'm talking about what's important to gain and keep the trust of your website visitors.

Here are things I've actually shouted out loud in the past few months when using an app or visiting a site for the first time.

"How the hell can I contact ANYONE at this company?"

Read more: http://www.inc.com/janine-popick/checklist-5-basic-things-your-website-needs-to-gain-trust-from-a-visitor.html

What would you add to the list?

#Websites   #Trust   #customerexperience  
Don't overlook the basics of your website--you may be turning your visitors off.
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Mantra for the day.......need an ocean fix soon  :) 

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#Beach   #Ocean   #Sand  
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It a date
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Keep this in mind as you travel down the highway known as Monday!  Good morning Plussers make it a good one! 

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Let's make it a GREAT one Plussers   Good morning!! 

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Thank you +Arleen Boyd :) 
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The success of the day isn't determined by the amount of #coffee  consumed, but it can't hurt it's chances!

Good morning Plussers make it a great one! 
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As there should be.
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President at John Lusher Consulting
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  • John Lusher Consulting
    Social media consultant, Entrepreneur and Business Development specialist., 1996 - present
  • Consolidated Construction Services
    Marketing Director, 2010 - 2011
  • Professional Network Services
    Sales, 1998 - 2008
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Positive thinking doesn't solve everything, but it can't hurt!
Introduction
Professionally, I am President of John Lusher Consulting

Our firm specializes in Social Media, Marketing Consulting and Community Management. Services also include Social Profile Development, Brand Management, Network Development and Training. 

I am a #connector, #speaker, referral partner and life long student of #marketing, media, and life.

I have a strategic partnership and work closely with The Social Buzz Lab and Erika Design to provide Graphic Design and Brand Development/Management. I am a Social Media #Scientist for The Social Buzz Lab. 

I serve on the Board of Trust House. Trust House is a transitional homeless shelter in Roanoke that serves Veterans, families and individuals. 

I am a speaker, blogger, voice artist artist as well as cigar and coffee connoisseur. 

Personally, I am a husband, son, and a brother that loves the beach, music and fine cigars and friends.
Bragging rights
I played drums for two songs with Chuck Berry's band. I have shaken the hands of Rush Limbaugh and Coach Don Shula.
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  • National College
    Business Administration, 1995 - 1998
  • West Virginia University
    Music, 1982 - 1984
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