So, Instagram Stories has been around for a few months now and I think it's safe to say it's here to stay. Having had the opportunity to play with Instagram Stories myself, and to watch what others do with it, here's a few ideas of how to effectively use Instagram Stories for your business. What is … Continue reading 5 Ways To Use Instagram Stories For Your Business
Christmas comes but once a year - we should think about social media content now November's here! Each year, as the Christmas season approaches, marketing campaigns seem to be EVERYWHERE with all businesses trying to cash in on the Christmas spending frenzy. So how do you create a social media campaign that competes? We've taken … Continue reading Social Media Campaign Ideas for Christmas
Good news, Tweeters... Twitter is officially letting you say more when you post a photo, GIF, or video! The 140-character limit for tweets now only includes text - that's letters, numbers, symbols or spaces.
When you’re setting up your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts, you will be given the option to connect your accounts together, with the idea that when you post something on one platform, the exact same post will appear on the other platform. Sounds good, right? Well, none of your followers will thank you for it or appreciate it.
Having a blue tick on your Twitter account suggests that in some way what you have to say is important. Twitter is now giving everyone the chance to receive the highly sought after tick!
To really make the most out of your social media presence, ensure you are strategic with your calls to action. Here's our top 5 tips for getting social media calls to action right, and some examples of exactly how it’s been done successfully.
Have you ever searched for that emoji that just doesn't exist? Well, you'll be pleased to learn that emoji company Unicode are releasing nearly 75 new emojis this month. Emojis are fast becoming a regular way for businesses and social media managers to engage with their consumers. For businesses like Domino's Pizza - whose social … Continue reading How new emojis could improve social media marketing
Microsoft is buying the professional networking social media platform LinkedIn for just over $26 billion (£18 billion), but why? Well, to put it simply: Microsoft + LinkedIn = $$$ ! LinkedIn has become the go-to tool for recruiting, finding new clients, sharing posts for a wide audience, discussing projects through messaging and group discussions, and the all-important social … Continue reading Why is Microsoft buying LinkedIn?
Most marketers get social media wrong. Especially those that have been around the block a few times and know a thing or two about marketing. But why?
It's not a fad, nor a passing craze. Blogging is here to stay and is a proven method that adds to your digital marketing success. It not only gives you something to promote and share on social media, adding to your business' online presence, but also presents many SEO opportunities to drive traffic to your website and improve your search engine ranking.