Know the Score: Social Media for Small Businesses

Before you consider boosting that post, placing an advert or spending that free £75 Google Adwords Voucher; you need to take a few minutes to know the score.   The great news is that you have a wealth of free information at your fingertips on both. This quick post   Know the Score: Facebook   … Read More

Why your Facebook posts only reach 8 people

Do you scratch your head wondering why your last post reached 457 people and the one before was only seen by 8? Just 8!   One challenge you face when using Social Media for your business is conflicting opinions. The other is that agencies tend to take for granted that you know everything about Facebook. … Read More

How to organise your Facebook page by “recent”

Another day, another functionality change for some businesses using Facebook for social Media on their desktop version. In an effort to reduce the amount of clutter on your timeline, Facebook appears to have removed the “sort by recent” option, instead assuming it knows what relevant, popular stories you’d like to see.   The Challenge for … Read More

Using PayPal for Business? 3 tricks to boost Facebook fans

If you have a Facebook fan page for your business and use PayPal to accept payments then you are just minutes away from increasing your Facebook fan count in an easier way than you could imagine.   “How do I get more fans on Facebook?” is probably the number one question we hear from small … Read More

How to Tag people and businesses on Facebook

For those who don’t know what “Tagging” is, this is where you can name a person or business on Facebook within your status updates and it creates a clickable link to their page and also alerts them to the fact you’ve tagged them on Facebook. This helps the reader of the story find out where … Read More

Me, Me, Me. Is this how you DO Social Media?

Like Me, Share this, I Need to get to 1000 likes, 2000 followers? Does this sound familiar?   Now, I actually love milestones, they are great for galvanising support, but it can only be one part of the communications message in Social Media.   Why should I care if YOU get more followers? What will … Read More