About Michael Stuart

Mike's experience in the technology industry is quite extensive, serving both as a designer of complex enterprise applications and as a corporate executive. In his previous life, Mike was founder and CEO of AssetWorks Inc. the industry leader in facility management solutions. Currently living on the Texas coast helping with digital strategies using Amplified Content Marketing.

How to Choose Your Coffee [Infographic]

Studies have shown that coffee has health benefits, including protecting against Parkinson's disease, type 2 diabetes and liver disease, including liver cancer. Coffee also appears to improve cognitive function and decrease the risk of … [Read more...]

How Small Businesses Can Use Influencer Marketing in 2019

Perhaps you've wanted to incorporate influencer marketing into your strategy but have been too afraid of the risks. It can seem like a highly competitive industry where only the big companies with huge budgets who treat influencers to lavish trips … [Read more...]

You Ask, I Answer: How to Evaluate Influencer Marketing Software?

Jim asks, "What should we be looking for in influencer marketing software? We need a BS detector for all the sales pitches." Influencer marketing software has to fulfill at least one of three functions: Identification - finding influencers through … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Guide to Influencer Marketing for 2019

Preparing to move into another year, it is time to evaluate our marketing strategies. What has worked for you and what hasn't. And, I can tell you NOW Influencer Marketing will DOMINATE the online business arena. When I notice the tide turning … [Read more...]

IBM-Powered AI Platform Wants to Reinvent the Influencer Marketing Model

A new content marketing platform is tapping artificial intelligence to match brands with content creators—but it doesn't consider itself to be in the influencer business.Built on technology from IBM Watson, the startup Props announced on Thursday … [Read more...]

Influencer marketing needs to clean up its act in 2019

If you can't help but roll your eyes when you hear the word 'influencer' then trust me, you're not alone. Earlier this year, one of the biggest social media influencers in the world told his colleagues to get a real job. So, does this mean the end is … [Read more...]

YouTube’s Influencer Marketing Phenomenon [New Study]

YouTube's Influencer Marketing Phenomenon [New Study] If you've not yet seen a YouTube microinfluencer unbox a mystery slime box or a nanoinfluencer review squishies from a Dollar Store haul, let's face it... you've lost a step. But Shorr.com can … [Read more...]

Does Influencer marketing really work?

Yes, if you do it right. Hint: when you hire an Influencer, ask THEM to recommend the best way they can influence for you rather than telling them what to do. PS/I also recommend to read Interview Influencers with Style.. My 2019 predictions for the … [Read more...]

5 Ways To Find Bloggers For Influencer Marketing

Your smartphone starts lagging, and you decide to buy a new one. You start googling products, but there are millions of sites, ads, and reviews to keep up with. While branded content shows only good sides of popular products, customer reviews are … [Read more...]

The ROI of Influencer Marketing

Influence marketing is all the rage now, and it's fairly easy to understand why, as brands struggle to get their own organic and even paid content out to their target audiences. I recently explained 5 reasons to work with an influencer, which details … [Read more...]