Extreme Business Marketing Makeover: Salem Edition

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Update 3/29/10: We have a winner!  Matt's Entertainment of Albany.  Be sure to follow our Makeover Updates here Is your business (or one that you know) in need of a marketing makeover?   The Third River, Inc. is excited to announce the Extreme Business ... Read More

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At the beginning of the year it is common to write down goals, set "resolutions", and generally try to figure out how the new year will be better than the year before.  And let's face it, 2009 has been a tough year for many.  Given the economic climate, ... Read More

Salem Skin Care Manufacturer launches new look for 2010


Touch of Mink, a local manufacturer of skin care products, launched a brand new look for their website for 2010.   We first met with Touch of Mink in early 2009 to discuss the possibilities regarding updating their website and their online marketing ... Read More

Do I really need to Tweet what I ate for breakfast?

Tweet for Breakfast?

I recently presented a one-hour seminar for the Chemeketa Small Business Management Power Advising Group on the topic of Social Business Networking.  I focused on answering the following questions; Is it relevant? How do I find the time? How do I 'do ... Read More

Optimizing titles and descriptions for better search results


Since we provide search engine optimization services for our clients, we get asked a lot of questions about how to improve rankings. One of the steps we take to improve your search engine results is to make sure your meta-titles, meta-descriptions, and ... Read More

What the heck is a mind map and why should I use it?


That's the question that I asked myself when I first heard of Mindmapping **.  I mean, c'mon, it sounded like it was straight out of some science fiction novel, when the evil genius mind-maps the hero's brain so he can get all of his secret ... Read More

Do you have an opportunity filter?


If you're like me, you probably can't get through your day without being bombarded by new "opportunities" in your inbox or over the phone.  Promote this, sell that ... the opportunities are endless.  That is why I've created an opportunity "filter" to ... Read More

Los Angeles Real Estate Investor Web Site Launches


Mr. J. Massey, a Los Angeles real estate investor, recently launched a new web site created by The Third River, Inc.  Mr. Massey was referred by another local California real estate investor and author, Mr. Matt Theriault. Mr. Massey needed a web site ... Read More

Ready to Learn Ready to Work announces new web site

Ready to Learn Ready to Work

Ready to Learn Ready to Work, a cooperative venture of the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce, Keizer Chamber of Commerce, the Salem Keizer School District, and E3: Employers for Educational Excellence, recently launched a redesigned web site designed by The ... Read More

The “Do Over Guy”, Matt Theriault, Launches New Web Site


After a successful tour of duty in the U.S. Marine Corps and 13 years successfully running a small record label, Matt Theriault found himself in dire need of a Do Over.  The Dot Com crash, 9/11, and advances in online music downloading quickly rendered ... Read More