July 2018

Have you used the LinkedIn QR code?

By |July 30th, 2018|

LinkedIn is all about professional connections, whether they be clients, suppliers, business friends (or even real life friends) and those random people you meet at networking events, but never really keep in touch with – except for liking the occasional post. It can be a powerful tool for broadening your business circle, but it can […]

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Top tips for LinkedIn Company Pages

By |July 23rd, 2018|

With organic reach being impacted for Facebook pages, many businesses are turning to LinkedIn Company Pages to build a community and market their business. If your target audience is on LinkedIn, then this could be a worthwhile channel for you.

Like any other marketing channel, you need to have a plan for how you will use […]

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June 2018

Social media image sizes

By |June 11th, 2018|

If you are setting up, or refreshing your social media channels, it’s important to have the right size images. Below are the five main social media channels and the images sizes you need for each one. In this post we cover the main profile images for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and Youtube. We will look […]

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Dealing with unsolicited private messages on Facebook

By |June 9th, 2018|

More and more I find myself on the receiving end of unsolicited private messages on Facebook (and even on LinkedIn!). This seems to be an increasing trend, and can be highly intrusive. In this Facebook live, I talk about how to deal with these messages, and how to set boundaries for your Facebook profile so […]

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Is social proof on LinkedIn useful?

By |June 4th, 2018|

Anyone who is a social media marketer talks about the need for social proof in your social media channels. Essentially, it’s one thing to tell your potential customers how great you are, but it always sounds better coming from someone else.

Traditionally, we’d be getting testimonials (either written, spoken or on video), then using those across […]

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May 2018

Social Media Channel Plan

By |May 24th, 2018|

Yesterday, I did a Facebook Live on the 4 elements you need to think about for any social media channel you use to market your business. Like any strategy, being super clear on why you are using something and knowing how it will add value to your business, will help ensure you don’t waste precious […]

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April 2018

Growing your business with LinkedIn

By |April 22nd, 2018|

With all the controversy surrounding Facebook recently, the one thing it has highlighted for many businesses, is not to put all of your marketing budgets and resources in just one platform. In this article we’ll look at 5 ways you can use LinkedIn to grow your business.

As at February 2018, there are approximately 4.2 million […]

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March 2018

Do you have a plan for each social media channel?

By |March 26th, 2018|

Hands up if you have a marketing, or more specifically, a social media marketing strategy? If you do, well done! If you don’t, stop reading and go and get my 1 page template social media plan template.

In your plan, you are likely to have identified what channels you are going to use to promote your […]

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September 2017

Accepting LinkedIn connections

By |September 7th, 2017|

LinkedIn is the best social network for professionals. In Australia it is a platform that is used mainly for connecting to colleagues and other work related matters (and for recruiters to head hunt for talent!).

As a social media tool, LinkedIn is built around making connections; and has prompts to encourage you to grow the number […]

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July 2017

Using LinkedIn ‘In Mail’ without annoying people

By |July 6th, 2017|

Having a lot of emails in your inbox is overwhelming but at the same time, it is a bit annoying. What to read and which is the most important?  In Mail, LinkedIn’s private messaging feature, is a way to communicate to your connections outside of regular email. But like every messaging service, there are good, […]

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