Time on your hands : Audit your social media platforms.

Got some time on your hands, might be a good time to assess and audit your social media, so you are in tip-top shape when we are all back in business. It is important that your profiles are an accurate representation of your business and are consistent across all of your platforms. So what should … Read more about Time on your hands : Audit your social media platforms.

Already fallen into a marketing black hole?

Without doubt, we are in very trying times for our friends and families as well as our businesses. The rate of news coming through from the Government is sometimes confusing but at least information is flowing, plenty of it! For all businesses, online, bricks and mortar, home working, … Read more about Already fallen into a marketing black hole?

Writing for social media, long or short?

We are often asked "How much should you write on social media platforms" and we have often replied, "Well it's up to you!" Quality content is key, so waffling on for the sake of it, is never going to be well received by your followers. However, I came across a blog recently shared by one of my … Read more about Writing for social media, long or short?

Twitter – Stuck for ideas?

Surely not possible. But for some Twitter can be a daunting place to start making an impression, interestingly, people find it difficult to be social sometimes which is rather worrying. Twitter is a friendly place on the whole and if you add positive content, you should receive positive interaction … Read more about Twitter – Stuck for ideas?

Are you using LinkedIn to its fullest potential?

As you know I love LinkedIn and use it to research, learn and discuss the business world I work in as well as using it to promote my business and skills. But don't forget, Linkedin is a useful resource to help you to prepare for meetings too. Here are some top tips to help you to use Linkedin in … Read more about Are you using LinkedIn to its fullest potential?

Planning social media for 2020!

The New Year is here and is the perfect time to use the beginning of the year to plan your social media for your business. If it is a quiet time for your business then that's even better as you can use your downtime to get prepped for your busy times. So where do we start? As with any planning for … Read more about Planning social media for 2020!

Facebook Creator studio – what you need to know!

You may recall me mentioning a while back via our Facebook Group (please join if you are not yet a subscriber) that scheduling posts on Facebook were changing, then it changed and we have had to get used to a slightly different way of planning and posting. In addition, we have now been provided … Read more about Facebook Creator studio – what you need to know!

Season’s Greetings from Catch Designs

Wow, what a great year 2019 has been! As the working week comes to an end and the Christmas holidays begin, I just wanted to take five minutes to say Happy Christmas and best wishes to you all. It has been a hectic year for me at Catch Designs, with an exciting range of new clients coming on … Read more about Season’s Greetings from Catch Designs

Planning social media over the holidays – top tips

For some, social media doesn't stop over the festive time and needs to be maintained for your business. I have compiled some tips to help you to get this in place so you too can enjoy some well deserved time off! There is still time to get some posts planned and scheduled in over the Christmas … Read more about Planning social media over the holidays – top tips

No more Facebook business page verification ticks!

So after toiling away achieving your tick to verify your business Facebook page, they are being removed from 30th October. Facebook say: We're always working on better ways to help people understand more about the Pages they interact with. We introduced grey verification badges in 2015 to show … Read more about No more Facebook business page verification ticks!

Hashtags – think you know it all?

We thought we should blog some hashtags refresh uses for your social media. It's always good to get a reminder. Definition: A hashtag is a word or a group of words preceded by a pound (#) sign, which is used to categorize and find conversations around a particular topic or trend. Did you … Read more about Hashtags – think you know it all?

5 top tips for SEO – let’s talk images!

I often speak to clients about adding images to the website and what is the best etiquette for doing this, in terms of size and the benefits for the sites Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) So I thought I would share some of the best tips to make sure your image works the best they can on your … Read more about 5 top tips for SEO – let’s talk images!