What is “inbound marketing?”

The new buzz words on everyone's lips, true.  But like all jargon - what does it mean? As I'm often heard to say "LIKING is Lovely - COMMENTS are Cool - SHARING IS STUPENDOUS!" "Inbound … [Read more...]

Do You YouTube?

Do you make videos? Do you load them to YouTube? Are they awesome? :) Yeah, I'm sure they are, the question is, can they be found by your customers and will your business be recognized? That … [Read more...]

Colour Galore!

I love colour! Yes I know you think I spelt that wrong but I'm still a Brit a heart even if I'm an American Citizen now. You all know I love purple - just look around the page, but I love all … [Read more...]

Do you take the weekend off?

As a small business owner and my own boss I have a tendency to be a bad boss! I regularly work at some point over the weekend but I still often forget to check in on Facebook and other social media! I … [Read more...]

Are you on Twitter?

Do you keep up with all the updates? Have you updated to the new profile layout yet? Do you even go look at your page as others see it or do you use a management tool?  Well guys, in case you didn't … [Read more...]

Is Pinterest an Enigma to you?

Are you baffled by Pinterest, despite any attempt to explain it? Or are you using it for your business? How about something in between say, just dabbling? Even worse are you consumed by all it's … [Read more...]

Questions about social media 2

Another 2 answers in my "Questions About Social Media" series. "How to keep up with all the changes?" This is probably one of THE most asked questions. Honestly, there is no easy answer, … [Read more...]

Social Media Invites

Have you noticed that you invite people to apps like LinkedIn, Referral Key and Twitter and they don’t respond?   Don’t be despondent, take action. Go back to the apps you are trying to connect th … [Read more...]

Facebook Reach Declines Dramatically

I was disappointed to read this article on LinkedIn about the dramatic decline of organic reach for FaceBook brand posts.  I’ve known for some time that FaceBook was steering people back to the pe … [Read more...]

So what are these wretched HashTag things?

You know, those words littered all over social media with # in front. Confusing to some, unnecessary to others, but an integral part of communicating online these days. Hashtags are becoming the … [Read more...]