Author Archives: Kari Siegfried

Facebook vs. Google+ for Businesses

With Google+ launching itself as “THE” new social media platform, this leaves many companies wondering where they should be marketing their business…Facebook or Google+? Having done extensive social media campaigns for a variety of clients over the last 2 years loaded with facebook marketing, I was excited to try the much anticipated google+ a few weeks ago. Although the premise of these two sites might be close to the same, some of the functionalities that they offer are different but could both benefit your company. Starting with Facebook Pages, which offers a great way to promote your business, connect with [...]

Online Shopping and Selling

Ebay, Kijiji, Craigslist and Facebook Marketplace are just of a few places we go to Buy or Sell new or old furniture, clothes, movies or to find a business or service. 10 years ago the world of online shopping was a new concept. Today I don’t even need to leave my couch when I want to buy something as obscure as a Horse Blanket, or as perfect as a new pair of shoes. Businesses are taking advantage of this trend everyday. Companies are spending more time making sure they have an online and mobile presence and that potential customers are [...]

Staying Connected

We used to write letters to stay in touch with loved ones and people all around the world, but in todays society of social media and technology we can stay in touch with the click of a button. When you attend your high school reunion through the wonders of facebook you no longer have to ask your former classmates what they have been up to because in most cases you already know!  Lets face it, even if we don’t want to admit it, we all creep at some point! I’ve come across people who believe that technology is hindering relationships [...]

Introducing the New Mantaray Website and Blog!

We are happy to introduce our new social web site to the world…This is our Active Team Blog where we all participate in what ever discussion we want to.  We talk about, ask questions, promote or just simply write ideas that are relevant to our world…  According to Wikipedia, a blog is a type of website or part of a website with regular entries of commentary, description of events, or other material such as graphics or videos. We like to believe that a blog  is a fun piece of writing that offers up insight and perspective, an idea! We have [...]