Canva Create May 2024 update

Canva has over 185 million monthly users and looks forward to continuing to grow its platform for small businesses around the globe. Their recent Canva Create event was watched by over 2.5 million people around the world, eager to see what updates would be made available in this latest … Read more about Canva Create May 2024 update

Professional Graphic Design Services

Of course you would expect me to say that businesses need to get their branding created professionally, but I truly do believe this, having spent 18 years in my own business and prior to that being a brand manager for a national organisation. Investing in professional branding design is a … Read more about Professional Graphic Design Services

Why your business needs a social media policy

Social Media Policy, got one? Creating a social media policy for your business offers a multitude of benefits, critical for navigating the complex and fast-paced digital landscape. Firstly, it ensures brand consistency across all social media platforms. A clear and comprehensive policy … Read more about Why your business needs a social media policy

Celebration ideas needed?! 🥂

In June 2024, Catch Designs will be celebrating its 18th year in business, the youngest of my children! Quite a milestone, particularly in the years when running your own business can be a hard slog. The business has changed over the years, as social media has become more prevalent in my work and … Read more about Celebration ideas needed?! 🥂

Have you optimised your Google Business Profile?

Google Business Profile is a great tool that can help you promote your business and reach more customers. By creating a business profile, you can share important information about your business, such as your hours of operation, contact information, and location. Here are some tips on how to make the … Read more about Have you optimised your Google Business Profile?

Top tips for LinkedIn content that boosts likes and engagement

Optimising your Linkedin profile is a great first move but not enough to supercharge your business growth as you would hope. If you can as well as add quality content to your profile and engage with your chosen audience, then the combination can be very impactful. Back to basics, it is important … Read more about Top tips for LinkedIn content that boosts likes and engagement

Social Media for your Small Business courses

I have recently been given an opportunity to host a short course on Social Media for your Small Business for York College at the Campus@Northallerton facility based at the old prison site in Northallerton. A wonderful venue, carefully renovated and really putting Northallerton on the map. These … Read more about Social Media for your Small Business courses

Digital Women Award Win!

The Digital Women Awards event was held on 14th October 2022 and it was brilliant! The annual Digital Women Awards celebrates women working in and around digital and digital-based businesses who are doing the most incredible work in their respective industries. The 2022 awards were held at the … Read more about Digital Women Award Win!

Working on LinkedIn for your business?

Not sure whether you are getting the most out of your activities? Here are some tips you can try to help your profile grow! 1. Check who’s mentioning you Sometimes Linkedin doesn't always report on your mentions in Linkedin, which might leave your warm leads getting away. A quick resolution to … Read more about Working on LinkedIn for your business?

All change at LinkedIn

LinkedIn has added some new features recently to both Personal and Company pages. If you are an avid user of LinkedIn like I am, you may have already activated these changes, but if not, here is a few new features you might want to add to your profiles. Video Cover Story If you love … Read more about All change at LinkedIn

Hashtag Strategy – starter for 10!

Boosting your hashtag reach doesn't have to be difficult, and we know that even a simple hashtag strategy can help you increase your reach by 30-40%. These tips will help to create an ongoing strategy. As you may know, if you use the right hashtags, you can reach more of the right people within … Read more about Hashtag Strategy – starter for 10!

Follow up instagram video blog

As we outlined in our last blog, there are many ways you can bring video to your Instagram platform, to create a variety of content for your audience. They all have slightly different purposes so one video fits all option shouldn't be happening. But there are some crossovers where you can make … Read more about Follow up instagram video blog