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.

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!

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

Hashtags – platform by platform

We recently blogged about some top tips on how to use and develop hashtags for your social media platforms, but we thought it would be good to take a look platform by platform as to how to use them correctly and not to be seen a lazy poster or spamming people into a coma! Here we … Read more about Hashtags – platform by platform

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?

Twitter Lists – not got them, you are missing out!

As you may be aware we have been running some social media courses for local small businesses in Stokesley. We have covered the majority of the popular platforms and hopefully, we have demystified some of the main pain points for our delegates. One of the areas I wanted to go through again for my … Read more about Twitter Lists – not got them, you are missing out!

Super fast top 5 tips to improve your social media

Love it or hate it, you can't really ignore social media. You can't also become a slave to it, we all have businesses to run. So what can you do? Outsource to a professional, let them take the strain! (We may know one we could recommend!) Or try to keep it all moving yourself. Here … Read more about Super fast top 5 tips to improve your social media