What comes first – social media or websites?

What comes first? Social media or websites?

Social media or websites? What comes first? It’s a difficult question, not unlike the chicken or the egg dilemma.

Entrepreneurs will often start the real nitty-gritty work of their business venture with a foray onto the web. But the reality is that social platforms can often give websites a good run for their money in terms of audience and functionality – so the question of where to start is a valid one. Continue reading

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How to create a Call-to-Action on your Facebook page

Facebook CTAs

Using Facebook is a great way to keep in contact with your audience and let them know what’s going on. Your business thrives on the knowledge and information you give to your customers, whether you’re starting a sale or are hosting a special event – your customers need to know! Continue reading

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How to collect leads in Twitter for free with Twitter Cards

Did you know that you can use lead generation Twitter cards in your organic tweets as well as paid campaigns? Lead generation cards allow you to collect people’s email addresses with one click of a button. They look a bit like this… Continue reading

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How to turn your website visitors into Twitter followers

Yes you read correctly! You can bring your website visitors closer to your business by getting them to follow you on Twitter. Targeting your website visitors means you are targeting a highly relevant group of people – people who you know are interested in your business already as they have been on your website. Continue reading

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Turn those Valentine’s Day tips into Social Media tips!

Valentine’s Day: the day of the year when we’re bombarded with advice on how to be a better date/partner/whatever you want to call your relationship. Nearly everyone feels the need to dish out tips on what to wear, say and do in order to impress your loved one on February 14th. Continue reading

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The first thing you need to engage with on Social Media is your head

Social media can work like an absolute dream for businesses. After all, it’s free advertising right? But before you start activating your Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram and Pinterest pages (we could go on) – you will need to ask yourself… Continue reading

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10 Life-Changing, Time-Saving, Digital Marketing Chrome Extensions

Chrome Extensions Google Digital marketing

Are you one of those people who often finds themselves short on time, no matter what you do (like me)? Yes? Then you will love this list.

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Multiple Twitter accounts from your smartphone… drag down to switch accounts

First of all, let’s get this out the way. If you are going to be using a smartphone to manage multiple Twitter accounts, you need to be using Hootsuite – the fantastic Twitter management platform. Having said that, we understand some of you will want to use Twitter proper from time to time. Continue reading

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Twitter: Searching the words, not the accounts

twitter searching the words not the accounts

A quick-tip post today inspired by my own struggle with using the Twitter search function from desktop and mobile – apologies if it’s an obvious one! Continue reading

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Facebook for Business tip: Backdate posts

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Been to an event but forgot to upload your pictures from the day? Fear not! Facebook allows you to backdate your posts. Here’s how:

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