With so many disasters going on like hurricanes in Florida and the Caribbean, wildfires in the Pacific Northwest, and an earthquake in Mexico the Facebook Crisis Response (formerly known as Safety Check) has become even more important. So what is the Facebook Crisis Response? It is a feature on Facebook that allows you to communicate … Continue reading How to use Facebook Crisis Response during a Time of Disaster
I recently shared an article on my Facebook business page from Mashable that reported there are now over 3 billion social media users in the world. I thought it was astounding that out of the 7.5 billion people on the planet that nearly half were on social. So I shared this seemingly interesting article on my page that … Continue reading 3 Billion Users Are Now on Social Media – So How Come Not a Single One of Them Saw My Post?
Do you have a Facebook page for your business? For many companies these days it's a yes. And you've no doubt come across the many useful features that Facebook has available to pages in the way of customizing your page, analyzing your audience preferences and tracking your results. I’ve put together a list of some of … Continue reading 10 Fantastic Tips to Make Your Facebook Page Soar
Do you dread going to business networking events? You're not alone. It can be a nerve-racking experience even for the most social of us. Many of us have concerns swirling around our minds like: What do I wear? Who will be there? What do I say? Thankfully, like most things in life, you'll have a … Continue reading Networking 101: How to Get the Most out of Business Networking Events
Think the back-to-school sales rush is just for retail? Think again! There are many ways non-retail businesses can take advantage of this time of year whether its through selling their services or providing valuable advice to their clients. Here are a few ways you can help your audience with your social media channels. Reduce Stress … Continue reading How Non-Retail Can Capitalize on the Back-to-School Frenzy by using Social Media
Ah, the summer. Sunshine, blue skies and warm breezes by the water. It's easily my most favourite time of year as I pointed out in my last article. Whereas that article was a celebration of summer this article will be about one of its drawbacks: Most social media pages take a dive in engagement and traffic. … Continue reading 16 Ways to Overcome the Summertime Slowdown of Social Media
During the summer months, just about every business experiences a decrease in traffic and engagement on their social media channels. This is because the warmer months take us outside into the sun and away from our devices and social media profiles. If we are using social media in the summer it's usually to post videos … Continue reading 10 Quotes That Celebrate Everything We Love About Summer
Facebook has 6 main reactions: The Like, Love, Haha, Wow, Sad and Angry. During holidays, celebrations and other festive occasions Facebook will, at times, release new temporary reactions like on Mother’s Day when they added the temporary Thank You reaction or on Halloween when they, for a short period, changed the reactions to Candy Heart, Witch, … Continue reading Have you noticed Facebook has a new rainbow Pride reaction?
Free pics for your business that you can use now. There are so many great free photo websites out there. I’ve tried a lot of them but the two that I keep going back to are Pexels and Pixabay. What makes these sites stand out is not only are the images free but they are … Continue reading 2 of the Best Websites for Free Photos
Facebook Features That You Didn’t Know Existed (Or Forgot About) I'm often asked about the many features and short cuts available in Facebook. There are certainly a lot of them. So I've compiled a list of the top six important ones that people have forgotten about or didn't know existed. Activity Log Did you ever … Continue reading 6 Powerful Features To Improve Your Facebook Experience