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Michelle Stinson Ross
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Lives in Austin, TX
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I spent the weekend setting up my DSLR camera to talk to my Google Hangout
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I might FINALLY have gotten Google Hangouts to work with my DSLR camera. It's taken me most of the weekend to get there, but soooooooo worth it! I have plans to help broadcast the next +Social Media Breakfast Austin in July :)
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Excellent tips that not only apply to presentations, but to much of your social media posts. Thanks +Casie Gillette 
See how the key elements of TED talks can help you create better client presentations.
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Facebook shopping is on the horizon.
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From harsh penalties to simple errors, SEO can change quickly. Agencies have to constantly monitor these changes and stay up to date on their client’s ranking behaviors. If an agency slips and misses an important update, a drop in rankings is the first thing a client will notice.
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#LocalSEO and #MobileSEO Hacks #Pubcon Austin 2015
This session at Pubcon Austin featured Loren Baker and Brian Combs addressing the overlap of local and mobile SEO Loren Baker, VP of Business Development Foundation Digital Localization of SERPs If you’re using a rank tracking tool that only gives you Google USA data, then you’re not getting the full picture. Rank is based on... Read more »
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h/t to +Sanjana Singh for sharing:
5 Best Practices of Mobile SEO to Follow for 2015

Mobile users are increasing in a big way so there is a strong need to review our Mobile SEO practices. Read on to know this checklist for better mobile SEO for 2015-


#MobileSEO #SEOtips #bestpracticesofmobileSEO
In 2015, Mobile SEO best practices are mobile site design, navigation, site load speed and urls configuration. Responsive site will be the best investment .
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SEO School is now in session
 
8 Reasons Your Business Needs a SEO Strategy [Infographic]
SEO has become a very popular buzz word. A lot of businesses have been burned by so called SEO specialists and in return have written off the whole concept. SEO still matters. These 8 facts prove that every business need to have an SEO strategy.
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What do you think? Are these tips still on track? Are we missing anything important?
This session at Pubcon Austin featured Loren Baker and Brian Combs addressing the overlap of local and mobile SEO Loren Baker, VP of Business Development Foundation Digital Localization of SERPs If you’re using a rank tracking tool that only gives you Google USA data, then you’re not getting the full picture. Rank is based on... Read more »
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They "liked" it but did they really read it? Facebook is tweaking for time spent consuming whether they like or comment or not.
 
Facebook News Feed Algorithm to Factor In Time Spent on Stories | SocialTimes
The latest tweak to Facebook’s News Feed algorithm factors in the amount of time users spend viewing stories.
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Need to get your #MobileSEO  act together? Here's your chance to pick some pretty massive brains and learn a few things. I will be co-hosting this HoA with the brilliant +Melissa Fach RSVP now so that you don't miss a thing!
 
Still trying to wrap your brains around all this mobile stuff? Need to determine how your customers and potential customers use mobile communications? Trying to figure out how mobile devices drive traffic to your site? Have we got a few answers for YOU! Join +Chase Granberry +Melissa Fach  &+Michelle Stinson Ross  for a discussion of all things mobile & search with +Pete Meyers  and +Cindy Krum 
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  • University of Central Oklahoma
    Business Communication, 1997
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Social Media Evangelist, Twitter Addict, Facebook Maven
Introduction

“Relationship building is the key difference between social media marketing and more traditional marketing forms.  Social media is personal.”

Michelle Stinson Ross is the Content & Outreach Goddess at AuthorityLabs. Not only is she the co-host of #SocialChat but Michelle is also a contributing writer for Search Engine Journal and The SEMPost. She has been a guest blogger Social Times, aimClear, and Search Marketing Wisdom, to name a few. Her passion for social media marketing makes her a favorite conference speaker at events like  Search Marketing Expo, Search Engine Strategies Conference, and Pubcon. She has also been a featured guest on Webmaster Radio and several industry Hangouts on Air.  Michelle has had the privilege of serving clients that represent a cross-section of business industries including non-profit and religious organizations, tourist industry, web development, insurance, accounting, real estate and mortgage. In her free time she enjoys traveling the world (with a special passion for Key West), snorkeling, salsa dancing, researching Caribbean Colonial History and reading great books. She is also a self-published Indy novelist. And…rumor has it she can make a mean taco soup!

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Social Marketing Trainer & Consultant
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Content, Social Media, and Integrated Digital Marketing
Employment
  • Firestarter Social Media
    Internet Marketing Consultant, 2011 - present
  • Offers.com
    Social Marketing Manager, 2013 - 2015
  • Digital Always Media, Inc.
    Director of Social Marketing, 2013 - 2014
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Currently
Austin, TX
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Stuart, FL - West Palm Beach, FL - Edmond, OK