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April 13 at #KBtribechat – Social Media Tips for K+B Industry Pros

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Our KBtribechat discussion questions:

Q1) What sites do you recommend for K+B industry pros who want to be active in social media? Why?

Q2) What is your strategy for managing social media accounts? This can be time consuming! Tips?

Q3a.) Instagram –  a popular site for sharing. Are you active there? Please share a links to your account(s) so we can make sure to follow.

Q3b.) Please share Instagram tips and pet peeves. How often do you share? What are best practices to gain followers?

Q4a.) Houzz – Do you have an account here? Share a link to your profile so we can make sure to follow!

Q4b.) Please share about your Houzz experience including tips and pet peeves.

Q5.) Facebook – Please share your FB page and share tips that you have found helpful for managing sharing here.

Q6.) LinkedIn – Do you share here?  Please share a link to your profile.  How often do you post? What is your objective for this site? Please share tips!

Q7.) Pinterest – Are you (still) active here?  Share a link so we can make sure to follow! Please share tips for best practices on this site.

Q8.) Google Plus – Do you share here? Please tweet links to your account(s). What do you find this site is best for? Is it still vibrant? Tips?


Join this Kitchen and Bath Industry Twitter Chat

on Wednesday, April 13

from 2 to 3pm eastern time

by adding #KBtribechat to your tweets!

 Here’s the transcript for this KBtribechat.

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Sharing at Google Plus

Laurie Laizure is hosting kbtribechat on the common reasons why G+ is a valuable addition to your social media marketing.

August 21st from 2 to 3pm eastern time at #kbtribechat on Twitter


Businesses are flocking to Google+ for the benefits to your search engine results. The format itself is beautiful and offers many tools to make your business and life more efficient. We will go over setting up your personal page and how to get the most from the links and information there.  We will also chat about the reasons to have a G+ Business page and advantages of spending time developing that. Communities are a big part of Google+ and a great place for people with shared interests. We will talk about what makes communities so great and the variety of communities offered.  Hangouts are one of the most popular tools on G+. You are able to have private and public conversations through video. We will explore reasons for understanding the Hangout feature and how best to use it for your business.

Our discussion questions:

  • Why is G+ activity good for your business?
  • What are some great things to include in your personal profile? (In this we will go over authorship
  • Should I set up a G+ Business Page?
  • What are the advantages of joining communities?
  • How best should I use Hangouts for my business?


Laurie Laizure is the founder of CustomizedWalls, a bespoke wallpaper and wall murals printing company.  She has extensive experience in the highest quality fine art printing, a craft that has taken shape over her 15 year career and set about gaining national attention for her innovative wallpaper and murals through e-commerce business, blog and social media.  Her online network reaches over 100,000 people. Laurie is also founder of the popular Interior Design Community on G+ for Interior Design professionals. They host weekly video hangouts and interviews and have quickly become a valuable resource for the business of design.

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Here is the transcript for this kbtribechat.

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Strategies for Social Media Management

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012, we will be sharing tips on how we manage the time consuming fun of  social media! Please join our Twitter discussion from 2 to 3pm eastern time by adding our hashtag #kbtribechat to your tweets.

 Here are our discussion questions:

1.)  Time can really get away from us when we’re active on social media.  What tips do you have to  counteract this?

2.) What advice do you have to help manage social media accounts? What do you post where? Tips?

3.) Are there any programs or strategies that you have found helpful to make the most of the time you spend managing social media?

4.) What networks do you focus on?

5.) What networks are you on?  Which ones do you ignore? Please  include links so we can all follow.

Here is the transcript for this chat.

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Host Rhonda Burgin


On Wednesday, July 18, 2012, Rhonda Burgin of Burgin Construction will be hosting kbtribechat.  We will be sharing about technology for kitchen and bath professionals.  Please join us on Twitter from 2 to 3 pm eastern time.  Come share your favorite apps and technology tools with us!












Rhonda Burgin

When we began our small, family owned woodworking shop in 1989, we had no idea just how much it would grow over the next 20 years. Through continued education in the construction industry, a phenomenal team and the support of family and friends, we have realized our dream of becoming one of the most successful Home Remodeling companies in Orange County, California!

Burgin Construction



Facebook: www.facebook.com/ocremodeler

Twitter: @burginco

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