Marketing in the world of web 2.0 is increasingly complex thanks to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google ads, and the scores of online advertising opportunities. Everyone from authors to computer technicians is pressured to diversify their brand and create a noticeable presence on a variety of web – and offline – marketing platforms.
Are you indispensible? It’s one of many watchwords from branding gurus like Seth Godin, author of numerous books on entrepreneurship, including Purple Cow and Poke the Box. Godin’s mandate forces business owners to consider their customer base and ask very simple—and very complex—questions about branding and opportunity.