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Social Media for Beginners: 9 Steps to Business Success

Social media is becoming an essential part of doing business online, so if you’ve not particularly needed social media up to this point, my hat goes off to you! You’re obviously doing something right with your other channels – congrats! But starting to work with social media can be a real turning point for your […]


The Newbie’s Guide to Using Instagram for Business

Instagram is one of the big players in the social media stakes, but has a bit of a reputation as being trendy, superficial – even a bit shallow. The truth is anything but. 80% of Instagram users follow a business on the platform, and B2Bs can totally kill it on Instagram too! Yes, it’s the […]


10 FREE Ways to Make Your Facebook Page Work Harder

Facebook is an incredibly powerful tool for businesses of all kinds. Through features like Pages and Groups, the social media kingpin provides a selection of ways for companies to raise their online profile. Many companies also see great success through Facebook’s paid advertising options such as Ads and Boosted Posts. However – how can a […]


How To Change Your Facebook Page Template

Over the last 12 months, Facebook tested, then introduced the ability for anyone operating a Facebook Business Page to change its look by applying a template. Facebook Page Template Options There are 9 different business focussed page template options to choose from, each designed to optimise your content for your target audience: Standard – Good […]


Facebook Disables Ability To Customise Link Preview Data

Until recently, when you created a link post on Facebook (whether on your own profile or on a business / group or fan page), you could, if you wish, click on the headline, description and images and customise the link preview data your news feed viewers saw.  This feature was useful when the article linked […]


4 Important Business Lessons To Learn From The General Election

On June 8th, the country went to the polls. The people voted and the results were different to those predicted only a few short months ago. Something changed. This article will be looking at the business lessons learned from the election and has no political agenda or bias. 1) Never Assume You Know What Your […]


Nine Social Media Competitions To Boost Your Following

Everybody loves a social media competition, especially one that requires minimal effort to enter. The great thing for you as a business is it can be a very cost effective way to garner interest and engagement – all you need to run one is some giveaway products or offerings. Social media is one of the […]


Using Facebook Live To Boost Business Engagement

Facebook Live has been fully available worldwide for almost 12 months, yet it seems many business are still ‘on the fence’ in terms of its usefulness. Some find technology a bit challenging e.g using your mobile or iPad the correct way, responding to questions, keeping up with the feed etc and for others, I expect […]


7 Facebook Business Page Basics For Local Business

For many local businesses, used correctly, Facebook can be a goldmine for finding leads or reaching new customers. Here are a few basic tips for those of you who have just started your Facebook business page journey and perhaps need a little guidance to take your page to the next level. 1)      Have You Set […]


Do You Really Know The Key Numbers In Your Business?

Accountants will tell you that the key numbers in any business revolve around sales, gross profit and net profit. These are the result of the marketing, sales, production and delivery teams doing their part in generating activity. This article is not disputing this. However, I believe there are other key numbers in a business which […]


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