Having a small business and getting it known to potential customers can be time consuming and costly. Bringing social media into the mix can be a great way to promote your business and be cost effective at the same time. Here's 5 good reasons to use social media you might not have … Read more about 5 reasons your business should be using social media
Thinking of setting up your own business? We cannot stress enough how important is to get your brand organised from the beginning! The development of your business means you have to be able to pitch your new business venture wherever you go and being able to whip out a professional business card … Read more about Getting your brand right!
GIF's are a great way to create eye catching content that will connected with your followers. There are a number of sites you can choose readymade GIF's from to support your business, for example GIFPHY.com or why not try to create a few unique ones just for you. There are a number of sites that … Read more about Want to make a Gif?
Twitter is a great way to develop an online community for your business. A lot of shared goals and common interests can be found in the most unlikely places! Here are a few tips to help boost your visibility on Twitter 1. Make use of new character limits - but wisely. Do you tweets … Read more about My 5 top tips for Twitter!
Instagram has listened and has now followed in the footsteps of Twitter and allowed you to add Hashtags and profile links into your Instagram bio. If you type @sign or a hashtag followed by text in your bio, it will appear as a live link on your profile. By clicking it them you can access other … Read more about Hashtags in bio profiles – get busy!
With the recent Facebook scandal many are now thinking ' what do the social media platforms know about us?' Quite a lot to be honest, but the majority of this information is put to good use to help make the platforms more user relevant and to make the advertising criteria more productive and … Read more about Worried about what Facebook knows about you?
On 25th May, 2018, the new data protection law will be launched. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)* is to replace the 1998 Data Protection Act we are currently under. Will your business be ready? We have spent a good couple of months researching this as best as we can, a lot of … Read more about GDPR – ready or not, it’s coming!
WordPress is a great format to build your website on. Easy to use, affordable and extremely flexible. A lot of people believe that once your website is built, it’s job done and you can just carry on with your business, sadly this is not true! WordPress sites need to be updated! It’s a … Read more about WordPress websites need updates – shocker!
All the stats you need to convince you, YOUR small or medium sized business needs to be on social media. ● Small businesses create 6 out of every 10 jobs ● The combined annual turnover of SMEs was £1.8 trillion ● 47% of all private sector turnover in the UK. (FSB) ● Small businesses are … Read more about Social media for small businesses – all the stats you need!
You may love social media and your staff may love social media but are you sure your business is properly protected? By this I mean, have you considered if your business needs a social media policy? Have you had some experiences where social media has caused issues within your business or … Read more about Social media policies for business
We were asked to help the Stokesley Library, The Globe in 2017 to redevelop their website to enable it to be a consistent source of information for all of the potential visitors to the library. It was huge undertaking as we all know the Globe is MORE than just a library. Offering a range of services … Read more about The Stokesley Globe site is LIVE