TAG: Facebook

March 2014 Web Extra: Harkness on Facebook, LinkedIn advertising

March 18, 2014By

In the March 2014 issue of Landscape Management, The Benchmark columnist Jeff Harkness covered online advertising methods, including Google AdWords and Bing Ads. Here’s more from him on Facebook and LinkedIn advertising tips. Facebook Did you know more than 1 billion people use Facebook? If you’re not using Facebook to advertise, you’re missing out on a huge, untapped audience for... read more

Business book giveaway

February 14, 2014By

Landscape Management is hosting a business book giveaway in-hand with our February 2014 issue. To nab a tome, keep an eye on LM’s Facebook and Twitter accounts and respond to the posts mentioning the book you’d like to win (Tweets will include the hashtag #LMBusinessBooks). Responses via favorites, retweets, mentions, Facebook comments, likes and shares all qualify. Winners will be... read more

Toro commemorates centennial with yearlong celebration

January 28, 2014By

On July 10, The Toro Co. will celebrate its milestone of completing 100 years in business. And as part of its centennial celebration, the company is highlighting its innovation and achievements over the years in the form of a timeline available at www.toro.com/100. Toro’s yearlong celebration of its 100th anniversary provides an opportunity to look back on the company’s achievements... read more

December 2013 Web Extra: Survey says Facebook, Apple rank as industry favorites

December 12, 2013By

In conjunction with the December issue of Landscape Management, the editors surveyed readers online during October and November to determine what types of mobile devices and what social media platforms landscape professionals favor. The survey garnered 198 complete responses. Here are the results:      Social media: Facebook is the favorite   (Numbers don’t equal 100 due to rounding.)  ... read more

Toro selects finalists for $15,000 grant program

November 5, 2013By

It’s down to the final four in The Toro Co.’s “Ready. Set. GROW!” grant program. Per public voting on Facebook, the program will award $15,000 to growers and nonprofits that promote sustainable practices in agricultural communities in the U.S. Finalists include: Armed Services YMCA at Camp Pendleton in Camp Pendleton, Calif., which would use the grant to support the Veterans... read more

What I’m Reading Wednesday: Seth Godin, watersheds and Facebook

October 30, 2013By

Here’s what I have queued up for you today (er, tonight): “Room at the top” Seth’s blog Seth Godin needs no introduction. Many entrepreneurs, and in turn many of our readers, have read at least one of his books (Purple Cow, anyone?). I’ve actually never read one of his books, but I’ve kept up with his blog for years and I... read more