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Dig deep into marketing.

Our founder, Shama Hyder’s take on digital marketing at the beginning of Zen was first-of-its-kind. Read her books and learn how to increase credibilty, share of voice, and revenue.

Momentum

Marketing in today’s digital age doesn’t have to be complex.

Success lies in stepping above of the clutter and understanding the new principles of digital marketing. To this complicated and fast-moving world, bestselling author, renowned marketer, and award-winning entrepreneur Shama Hyder brings her uniquely Zen approach, separating out the critical from the trivial and the foundational rules from the ephemeral gimmicks. Offering five essential principles that crack the code on marketing successfully in today’s ecosystem, Momentum: How to Propel Your Marketing and Transform Your Brand in the Digital Age will help you not only regain your sanity, but learn how to spot opportunities to grow your organization and brand in the midst of marketplace chaos.

In Momentum, Shama draws on her experience guiding clients ranging from small businesses to Fortune 100s to demystify the marketing landscape and provide you with the digital foresight you need to operate effectively in an increasingly digital world. Using key principles, she demonstrates how to transform your current approach into an effective, struggle-free, ROI-driven strategy.

the zen of social media marketing

A global best seller.

The first edition of The Zen of Social Media Marketing became a global bestseller. Three years after that, the updated edition helped even more marketers and executives navigate the sometimes-stressful world of social media. Now, this new, up-to-date edition offers timely insight to the ways social media has changed and how best to market in it.

Whether you use social media now or not, people are already talking about your company online. By becoming part of the conversation in a more meaningful way, you can start connecting directly to your customers and clients and finding new ones right away with ease and efficiency.

Social media marketing isn’t like traditional marketing-and treating it that way only leads to frustration and failure. In The Zen of Social Media Marketing (4th edition), Shama Hyder, social media expert and president of The Marketing Zen Group, teaches you the Zen of using social media tools to find your own marketing nirvana.

With a foreword by New York Times bestselling author Chris Brogan and new and updated content on content marketing, email marketing, the importance of mobile, social advertising, and more, the newest edition of The Zen of Social Media Marketing (4th edition) gives you:marketplace chaos. Digital Age will help you not only regain your sanity, but learn how to spot opportunities to grow your organization and brand in the midst of marketplace chaos. ROI-driven strategy.

reviews

Praise for Shama’s books.

“The Zen of Social Media Marketing (4th edition) demystifies the wacky, yet immensely powerful new world of online conversational marketing and serves as a great primer to understand where to allocate your time, money, and energy. A great read for entrepreneurs, professionals, and small business.”

Jonathan Fields

Author, Career Renegade

“In the fast-moving world of digital strategy, Shama Hyder stands out as a true expert. In Momentum, she shares smart, actionable, hype-free strategies to help your brand break through. If you want to harness the true power of marketing in the digital age for your business, read this book.”

Dorie Clark

Author and adjunct professor, Duke University

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