Facebook photo inspirations part 2

Following on from a post I wrote last year on Facebook photo inspirations, I thought I’d share some more this week. As you’d be aware, images stand out in the Facebook newsfeed and can really bring your business page’s status updates to life. Look for opportunities to share your stories with an image. [Stick with me and I’ll share some photo ideas later in this … Continue reading Facebook photo inspirations part 2

The social media question that startled me

Occasionally a question from the audience can startle me and make me think. I had the same question asked  twice during a rural women’s conference last week (during separate sessions, of course). That question was: “Do you ever take a break from social media?” Quick answer: “not really”. More elaborate answer: “I don’t feel the need for one”. Even more elaborate answer: I enjoy using … Continue reading The social media question that startled me

Please don’t spam me on LinkedIn

I’m all for using LinkedIn to “sell myself” and understand that others will use it the same way. But there’s a way to sell  on social networks like this. And spam isn’t one of them. What do I mean by ‘spam’? Let me take you through what happens … A person I have met briefly or not at all, sends me a LinkedIn connection request. … Continue reading Please don’t spam me on LinkedIn

6 ways to find who to follow on Twitter

One of the early tasks of any new Twitter account is to find other accounts to follow. You might be using Twitter for personal reasons or for business purposes. Either way, you’d probably benefit from finding Twitter accounts of interest to you, which share tweets you’d enjoy reading, and participate in topics you’d like to know more about. This can be daunting to a  Twitter … Continue reading 6 ways to find who to follow on Twitter

A communications plan with teeth!

Today I had a sensational experience at the dental surgery. It was nothing to do with my teeth. The check-up didn’t hurt (much) and my teeth are in good shape. What was sensational was this … The dentist (new to me) sat with me, looked me in the eye, and chatted about my teeth and my general health for a few minutes first. He asked … Continue reading A communications plan with teeth!