Christmas is coming – is your social media getting festive?

December, love it or hate it the festive season is upon us. For most small businesses, this is the busiest time of the year. How are you feeling about it? This Christmas is going to be a different one for sure and social media at Christmas, is huge! Fear not! With the right guidance and tools, … Read more about Christmas is coming – is your social media getting festive?

Facebook Ads – don’t be scared!

Social media is a fantastic tool for your business and for the first time, small businesses can interact and play on an even playing field with large businesses. But organic social media content is hard to achieve for many businesses without the support of advertising. Particularly Facebook … Read more about Facebook Ads – don’t be scared!

Breakfast Briefing – Google My Business

Hope you have a little time to come along to the latest Breakfast Briefing thanks to Hambleton District Council Business and Development Team. This time will be talking to the group about Google My Business, a free tool that offers so much to your business to promote it locally to your potential … Read more about Breakfast Briefing – Google My Business

Got embed issues? (What on earth is she talking about?)

Have a read if you are sharing your web blogs onto your social media, things are changing. Thanks to Yoast for sharing this info. This has just come across my desk and as many of my clients have Wordpress sites and active social media feeds, thought it would be of interest. Some time ago, … Read more about Got embed issues? (What on earth is she talking about?)

Ready, Steady, Go. Top 20 killer Instagram tips

Ready, steady go! Simple 20 Instagram killer tips you can activate on your account today - get going! What are you waiting for? Switch your account to a business account - go to settings - change to a business account (unlocks some additional options and enables you to advertise on Instagram) … Read more about Ready, Steady, Go. Top 20 killer Instagram tips

A new look and feel for LinkedIn

For the first time in five years, there has been a major redesign developed for Linkedin. With a new look and feel, here are the things to look out for. Their aim is to make the LinkedIn experience easy, inclusive, enjoyable, and most importantly to put your community front and centre. Its aim … Read more about A new look and feel for LinkedIn

How to get your employees to engage! ๐Ÿ””

LinkedIn is widely recognised as a useful tool for businesses in promoting themselves and getting their brand known. However, did you know Only 3% of employees share company content with their network, yet they will often actively share other content relevant to their industry sector. You need … Read more about How to get your employees to engage! ๐Ÿ””

Blogging checklists – freebie alert!

We have recently blogged about blogging and reminded our readers that blogging is a little more than just writing and sharing on your socials. To help you we have put together some checklists, easy to view, print out and use when you plan and publish your blog. Click on the graphic below to … Read more about Blogging checklists – freebie alert!

Is choosing Instagram right for my business?

Deciding which social platforms are right for your business can often be a difficult decision. As professionals in social media, we often know at a glance what will work for you and what wonโ€™t. The worst decision you can make is to join a social channel just because itโ€™s there. The best decision … Read more about Is choosing Instagram right for my business?

Blogging – Do you know what to do with your blog, before you publish it?

So do you think blogging is all about blogging? You may be mistaken into thinking, you write, publish and are done! But no, there is so much to do before, during and after to get the most out of your blog publishing, read on to find out how. The focus needs to be on your audience and reaching a … Read more about Blogging – Do you know what to do with your blog, before you publish it?

Google My Business Checklist

Hopefully, you have made it to the end of my Google My Business seminar today for Digital Women SkillShare today! As promised, I have put together a checklist of each of the areas to allow you to work through the profile build for yourselves. I have added it here below for you. DOWNLOAD THE … Read more about Google My Business Checklist

8 tips for working with the Instagram algorithm

We have tried lots of different ways to improve our and our clients Instagram feeds.ย  Hootsuite have kindly shared some of its best tips which we employ on all of our accounts. We have added our thoughts too in italics! 1. Post consistently Building relationships with your audience is key to … Read more about 8 tips for working with the Instagram algorithm