Job Seekers Turning to Facebook?

Deanna L. Miller Blog, Social Media

Facebook continues is a competitive edge against LinkedIn with offerings that continue to please users, who are already suffering from an advertising hangover with determining budgets, developing long-term strategies that win and keeping a watchful eye on those relevancy scores.

Recently, Facebook added the ability for Facebook Business Page owners to add new job listings to their Facebook pages and promote them across the Facebook-sphere with advertising dollars that target your location and specific demographics. Yes, there are still sites like and Monster, but where do we spend most of our time anyway? Facebook. And, Facebook knows this so Read More

Stark Social Wins Excellence In Web Design Award For Valencia Jazz & Blues

Stark Social Wins Excellence In Web Design Award For Valencia Jazz & Blues

Stark Social Press & Media

Stark Social Media Agency Winner of the 23rd Annual Communicator Award

Excellence And Distinction Award Recipients Named

SANTA CLARITA, CALIF. — June 26, 2017 — The winners of the 23rd Annual Communicator Awards have been officially announced by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. With over 6,000 entries received from across the U.S. and around the world, the Communicator Awards is the largest and most competitive awards program honoring creative excellence for communications professional. Please visit to view the full winners list.

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Building Your Social Media Resume With Social Assist Pro

Building Your Social Media Resume with Social Assist Pro

Stark Social Blog, Social Media

Chatting with potential clients, I always find myself saying the same thing over and over again. Your social media should be your references on your overall business resume, while those fancy products and services serve as your work history. It’s really become a consumer market online and we’re seeing more and more end-users shying away from businesses that don’t have a viable online presence. That means everything from the website to social media channels sharing what makes you super duper special.

When you’re getting your social media all shiny and new, you’re going to want to remember the following few Read More

Boost Your Online Business Presence In Under 1-Hour A Week

Boost Your Online Business Presence in Under 1-Hour a Week

Stark Social Podcast

Did you know that your online presence is easy to manage and doesn’t have to be overwhelming?

Deanna has worked on crafting a strategy for her consulting clients that helps them manage their social media and digital strategy with ease while allowing them to manage their businesses with ease. Taking time to get your social marketing strategy and time schedule nailed down makes all the difference in your regular daily social marketing routine and makes it no sweat to manage. As always it’s important to create fabulous editorial calendar and a checklist that ensures you’re making sweet social media music Read More

The Facts About Influencer Marketing

The Facts About Influencer Marketing

Stark Social Podcast

In recent crazy pants news, the Fyre Festival utilized influencer marketing to sell it’s target audience of millennial on a luxury festival experience that did not deliver what it promised. The creators of the now infamous Fyre Festival used video marketing and visual marketing through Instagram to set the stage for their most epic failure with influencers whose names ran the gamut of who’s who of models and millennials marketing. In this episode, Deanna and Nate straight up chatter about what the flaws were in the marketing and how real-life influencer marketing works and should be used when planning big Read More

Why Aren't You Using Facebook Lead Generation Ads | Stark Social Media Agency (Santa Clarita/Los Angeles)

Why aren’t you using Facebook Lead Generation Ads?

Deanna L. Miller Blog, Social Media

Are you advertising on Facebook and looking to build your email list? Good for you!! Facebook Lead Ads are your best bet for gathering data and information with ease and growing that sweet email list you’ve been trying to figure out how to add people to.

Facebook Lead Ads allow you to gather Facebook users actual emails and download them into a .CSV file for use in building email lists or retargeting on Facebook or other fancy ad portals like our favorite ad friends, AdRoll.

Don’t be scared to start with Facebook ads, it’s not that scary. Seriously, it’s not Read More

10 Actionable Goals for Better Content Marketing

Stark Social Content Marketing, Podcast

Many businesses are using blog writing to keep their websites fresh and in the good graces of the Google Gods. In today’s podcast, Deanna and Nate are going to chat about the action items you can use to create a checklist for creating valuable content marketing that will not only assist with building your sales funnel, but also keep Google noticing and ranking your site.

60% of the Time it works every time.

60% of the Time it works every time.

Your checklist should include the following:

  • Establish and match the tone with your social marketing.
  • Write about news when it’s fresh and your audience is looking for
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Has Snapchat Jumped the Shark?

Stark Social Podcast

We know that this may not be the most popular opinion in the world but Snapchat is starting to see heavy competition from tools like Instagram that have a dedicated follower base and are much easier to use. In this The Social Life Podcast episode, Deanna and Nate talk about what Snapchat has done to diminish their returning users and how Instagram is upping their game.

Is this Snapchat?

The Social Life Hosts

  • Deanna L Miller | Partner & Marketing Director Stark Social Media Agency
    Deanna L. Miller
    Partner & Marketing Director
  • Nathan Imhoff | Partner & Creative Director Stark Social Media Agency
    Nathan Imhoff
    Partner & Creative Director
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Twitter is Not Dead

Stark Social Podcast

Did you know that Twitter is doing things to improve it’s viability? Yep, it’s doing things that are making advertising awesome for businesses who are looking to grab the attention of audiences all over the world.

In this episode, Deanna and Nate chat about what they love about Twitter, and how to use it for your own personal and professional needs!

What are you doing with your Twitter? Don’t forget if you have questions about your LinkedIn presence or need help sharpening it up, please don’t hesitate to reach out by emailing Deanna at [email protected]

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Developing Your Personal Brand With Social Media With Neil Fitzgerald

Developing Your Personal Brand with Social Media with Neil Fitzgerald

Stark Social Podcast, Social Media

A personal brand is important to any business whether you’re building your brand to get the best job possible or your looking to be an entrepreneur and take the world by storm. During today’s podcast, we chat with our fabulous friend, Neil Fitzgerald about developing your personal brand for long term success and goal achievement.

Neil has waylaid his personal brand through recognition of his brand identity and channeled that into professional success that we’d all love to copy!

Neil Fitzgerald | National VP of JCI USA

Neil Fitzgerald | National VP of JCI USA

Neil’s Tips to Winning the Social Professional Game:

  • Don’t post about boozing with
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