expand your business and ideas



website design &

social media marketing




creative website design

In today's instant information-age, one of the most important aspects of a company's brand, product or service is the company's ability to showcase its offerings in a clean, succinct, and aesthetically pleasing manner. Social Emote is an accredited Squarespace Circle web designer. This means that we use the most innovative web design templates and interfaces that include built-in Search Engine Optimization (SEO), unique mobile applications, SSL security, cutting edge UI/UX best practices, and 24/7 customer support. 

Our website design package offers the latest technological support plus monthly management that includes website updates

  • ·   Cloud-hosted Website through Squarespace
  • ·   Search Engine Optimization
  •    Free Custom Domain
  • ·   Unlimited Pages, Galleries and Blogs
  • ·   Full, Integrated Website Analytics
  • ·   Mobile-Optimized Website
  • ·   SSL Security
  • ·   Professional Email (name@domain-name.com)
  • ·   24/7 Customer Support
  • ·   $100 credit towards Google Adwords
  • ·   Social Media integration

Social media consulting

One of the primary challenges faced by small businesses and startups is the ability to attract, incentivize, and maintain a growing customer base. Market demand, company reputation, perceived competition and visibility all play significant roles in a company's success.  Left alone to the whims of local advertising and word-of-mouth recommendations leaves a company at significant risk.  Social Emote has a solution.

Every business, regardless of size, needs to have a marketing strategy that includes a Social Media adjunct to attract new customers, engage and retain existing customers, and promote company services and/or product offerings. This is Social Emote.


Schedule an Appointment

All appointments and service estimates are complimentary. We would expect nothing less--so why should you?




We encourage you to see some of our website designs. Just click on the image below for some examples of our work.. 

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our strategy

The right message at the right time. It's that simple. Social Media has brought forth an ability to market a company's services in ways previously thought not possible. Through Social Emote's strategic and tactical application of Social Media marketing, monitoring, analytics and distribution, our customers will witness a rapid and continuous growth of its customer base. Engage. Analyze. Expand. Yes, it's that simple. 




The first step is determining a company's ideal customer base and then engaging through a clean, succinct Website and targeted Social Media presence and campaign.




Throughout the process, Social Emote is continually refining your Website and Social Media presence and interaction through platform-specific analytics.



targeted expansion

We continue to attract and incentivize your customers to help expand your company's social presence and market share while applying reputation management techniques.

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John and the Social Emote team did a tremendous job providing the research, architecture, development and launch of our Savannah Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle website. Our website continues to attract more customers and followers each day, and I continue to receive positive feedback from my friends and colleagues. I cannot give Social Emote enough praise and highly recommend them for any website requirements.
— Steven Shapiro, MD (July 2017)
John is helping transition our Sapphire Mountain Brewing Company from a social meeting place to a socially engaging powerhouse. Our social presence in the mountains of North Carolina has allowed us to attract new members and customers while rewarding our legacy customer base.
— IVAN POROSLAY (May 2017)
People throughout North Carolina continually comment on our company’s remarkable re-branding, social presence and vivid marketing that resonates throughout the region. John’s efforts and personal interest has allowed me to re-brand my company overnight while maintaining contact and patronage from all my clients.
— JUSTIN WHITE (June 2017)


We will treat your company as if it were our own ... ensuring a positive, engaging marketing strategy that attracts and retains customers while promoting your brand in the best possible way.  


About Me

John Sims is a retired military Veteran and former Founder & Partner of a high tech company specializing in Social Media exploitation, advanced behavioral analytics, and poly-agent modeling to forecast events and model social networks. He now resides in Southern Pines, NC helping local, small businesses and entrepreneurs succeed.


Social Emote LLC
1423 Woodbrooke Dr.
Southern Pines, NC 28387

850 803-7778