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Charlotte, NC - Screens are everywhere now. They were everywhere before coronavirus but with social distancing in place, we are in front of screens...

What Metrics really Matter for Brands?

CHARLOTTE, NC - Business owners are always hearing about how they need to be on social media, and with COVID-19, it seems like that's...

How Do Algorithms Work?

CHARLOTTE, NC - al·go·rithm- noun a process or set of rules to be followed in calculations or other problem-solving operations, especially by a computer. The almighty...

Time and Consistency on Social Media

One of the most commonly asked questions when it comes to social media marketing is what time brands should post on social media, followed...

The Facebook Ad Boycott

CHARLOTTE, NC - With so much headline news happening what seems like every day, many likely have missed the Facebook Ad boycott going on. Several...

Building a Community

As the pandemic continues to affect businesses, organizations, and any place people tend to gather, more connection is moving online and onto social media. Growing...

Engagement is the Name of the Game

Have you noticed people are talking more on social media? They are, though sometimes that talking is more like arguing, in the eyes of the...

Are you Listening?

There's so much talking going on in the world in normal time, but we are currently not living in normal time and as a...

Beware of Trolls

Don’t Feed the Trolls. Whew. Social media can be a hostile place on the best of days, but is it just me or is it...

Navigating Social Unrest on Social Media

There is a lot going on in the world right now. Which means there's a lot going on in your social media feeds too. It's...

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Mint Hill Third Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest

MINT HILL, NC - We’re over a week into September, and it’s time to get ready for the annual Town of Mint Hill Scarecrow...

Obituary for Eva Rushing Yandle

MINT HILL, NC - Eva Jean Rushing Yandle, 79, of Indian Trail, North Carolina, through the blessing of hospice, passed away surrounded by family...

Where in the World is Phil- August 2020, Part 6

CHARLOTTE, NC - This time we passed it seven times, and the most we saw inline was 10. Barbara and I took advantage of...

Facebook and Election News Updates

CHARLOTTE, NC - Facebook has made several announcements recently to help curb misinformation, fake news, and hate speech on its platform. The biggest one is...

Service Records as a Bargaining Chip – Selling a Car for Beginners

MINT HILL, NC - If you're looking to sell your vehicle, one of the best weapons to have in your arsenal is a complete...

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Mint Hill Third Annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest

MINT HILL, NC - We’re over a week into September, and it’s time to get ready for the annual Town of Mint Hill Scarecrow...

Local Second-Grader Supports Levine Children’s NICU through Art

MINT HILL, NC - Three years ago, Vanessa Birch, mom to then-five-year-old Hazel, was confronted with a problem familiar to all parents of preschoolers:...

Fall Splendor – Raleigh’s Juniper Level Botanic Garden opens two Weekends in September

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA – Juniper Level Botanic Garden, a $7.5 million gift to North Carolina State University, will open two weekends in September for...

Bain Academy: A Symbol of Local History no Longer Stands in Mint Hill

MINT HILL, NC - The historic Bain Academy demolition project began recently, and the building will no longer be standing in Mint Hill across...

News You Can Use: What’s Happening at the Local Library?

MINT HILL, NC - The local library looks a little different these days, but there are still many free services you can take advantage...