Category Archives: Using Social Media

Are you still a Windows XP user?

If you’re still an old Windows XP user or even Vista user, you’re probably worried knowing that after long years of support Microsoft has now ended its support for the world’s second most popular operating system way back on 8th April 2014. Microsoft … Continue reading

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More Top Tips for Media Success

Sometimes you need to think big, and just go for it. Be Present – once you have your Facebook, YouTube or Twitter account spend time developing your style and presence.  Remember you are starting from the beginning, from scratch, and … Continue reading

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Want to know why things go viral?

So what makes something go viral? If you ask most social media “gurus,” they’ll tell you it’s all about getting lucky. Viral isn’t a strategy, it’s like buying a lottery ticket. Or they’ll talk about cats. Lots of people share … Continue reading

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Attention Grabbing Headlines

I came across this amazing fact whilst surfing the net, that 4 out of 5 (80%) of people determine whether to keep reading about your products or services on the basis of your website headline. Now with that in mind … Continue reading

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Increasing your Facebook Reach

You can increase your Facebook reach by understanding a few simple rules that Facebook use.  While Facebook has never officially divulged exactly how to gain greater reach, there are several tactics that if followed do work. Be topical and brief: … Continue reading

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The whirlwind of social media

The whirlwind world of social media is like Pandora’s box – it holds powerful tools that can seriously boost your business to attract new customers, retain loyal ones, and engage the digital world…or it can be a heap of resources … Continue reading

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Social Media Basics

So where to start on your social media travels … Choose your platform (160 different ones) carefully to target your audience – be selective and set time goals – be SMART “If Facebook is the Primark of social media, then … Continue reading

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Make it Big: Social Strategy for Small Businesses

While the tools may be similar, the tactics you use for your small business will differ from the Nikes and McDonalds of the world. HootSuite’s Social Media Coach, Vicky Truong, ran a very interesting webinar on October 31st demonstrating the practical tips … Continue reading

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Steps to engaging with customers

It is most important that your existing customers spread the good word about your business, the volume of business referral this generates can make a huge difference to your turnover as your new business develops.  If this is not happening … Continue reading

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Essential Facebook Marketing tips

Marketing on a 900 million strong social network can give your business a good head start, but here are some tips to give you that little edge to broaden your reach and increase engagement. To expand your Facebook reach you … Continue reading

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