Jim Belosic

About Jim Belosic

Jim Belosic is the CEO of ShortStack, a self-service web app design tool that allows users to create custom Facebook apps for Facebook and external websites. Its interface provides small businesses, individuals, graphic designers, agencies, and corporations with the tools needed to build mini-websites within their Facebook pages that help drive user interaction and increase fan page likes.

5 Perfectly Crafted Facebook Status Updates for the Holiday Season (Part 2)

Holiday Season Facebook Updates Part 2

In an earlier post I wrote about the fact that the key to using social media for holiday marketing is motivating consumers to share news about their purchases and their experiences with companies with their friends. Data shows us that this is what social media is ideally suited for. In that post I offered five … Click to Read More

5 Perfectly Crafted Facebook Status Updates for the Holiday Season (Part 1)

Holiday Season Facebook Updates Part 1

In the midst of last year’s holiday shopping madness, IBM’s Jay Henderson wrote a super detailed post on his company’s Smarter Planet blog about how social media affects holiday shopping. He concluded that social media isn’t just “another channel to have a personalized dialog with a consumer.” They key to using social media for holiday … Click to Read More

How to Make Money With Facebook Landing Pages

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For businesses, Facebook is only as good as it is valuable. Value can be defined in a number of different ways, but this post focuses on conversions and the bottom line: money. Calculating how much money they make from their Facebook Pages is difficult for businesses of all sizes. But instead of counting Facebook Likes … Click to Read More

6 Ways to Keep Your Facebook Contest on the Up and Up (so it Doesn’t Get Shut Down)

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Almost everyone who has hosted a contest or promotion on Facebook has probably had questions — lots of them — about what they can and can’t do. Part of the confusion stems from the fact that while Facebook has very strict rules about what is okay and what isn’t, when it comes to running contests, … Click to Read More