Thought of the day: “All of us need to understand the importance of branding. We are CEOs of our own companies: Me Inc. To be in business today, our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called YOU.”

Author Archives: Michelle Hummel

Whether you’re an established business owner, budding entrepreneur or an accomplished professional, social media can be a great way to open up new doors and opportunities. However, just as a business can’t create a profile, share a few links and then expect a stream of quality customers to come from that social platform, branding yourself […]

This story touched my soul, please comment and share. 🙂 A successful businessman was growing old and knew it was time to choose a successor to take over the business. Instead of choosing one of his directors or his children, he decided to do something different. He called all the young executives in his company […]

Had a great time in Phoenix! Lots of great new franchise business connections were made at the International Franchise Association conference 🙂 We also had an amazing turnout for our Phoenix Social Media Enthusiasts event! We currently have 22 chapters Nationwide and growing fast! Be sure to find your local chapter at

Our goal for 2018 is to continue working to help grow emerging Franchises. My team is excited to be attending the IFA Convention in Phoenix, AZ Feb 11-12. Franchise Marketing One of the traits that sets the most successful franchises apart from others is a brand that’s instantly recognizable. When it comes to building that […]

This engaging & useful presentation focuses on a compelling Social Networking strategy for the new or existing Small Business. Emphasis is on practical & immediate ways to develop & execute a targeted plan. This course is sponsored by SCORE, a nonprofit resource partner of the Small Business Administration. SCORE is dedicated to fostering successful small […]

What a great turnout for the Marketing Roundtable at Anderson Area Chamber!! Thanks to everyone who attended to hear me speak! View my presentation here: 5 Ways to Boost Sales with Social Media by Michelle Hummel from Web Strategy Plus

Social media has become a very important channel for businesses of all sizes. Whether a business has a handful of employees or dozens, it’s important for the entire team to be involved in social media. One reason is social media works best for businesses when they’re able to use it to communicate their brand. Since […]

  WordPress Multisite and franchises are a great fit. Franchising continues to be a great way for businesses to grow and entrepreneurs to align their resources with the right opportunity. While franchising can work across many different industries, you will see some common threads with all of them. One of those threads is the need for […]

Web Strategy Plus Reviews My business increased dramatically since using Web Strategy Plus. I would recommend them to all my clients in the future. The team have been wonderful in helping us with all of our online marketing needs. As an accounting firm our online presence has proven to be an invaluable resource and we […]

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Recently nominated for the Woman Owned Business of the Year! I'm a passionate Social Media Trainer with 15+ years of successful online business development, sales and marketing experience. I also holds a valuable Internet Marketing Degree however with the ever-changing world of web marketing I strive to learn something new every day.

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