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by Jo Shaer, on December 30, 2013

One of my client's local business pages was mysteriously changed to a community page for martial arts overnight and he was not sure how it had happened or, more importantly, …

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Topics:FacebookLocal Business Marketing

by Jon Law, on December 30, 2013

Here's a great infographic from Demand Metric all about why content marketing is still KING. Importantly there's an awful lot of stats gathered that support the claim. Effective content creation …

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Topics:Social Media For Marketingcontent marketing

by Jo Shaer, on December 27, 2013

There are lots of ways that a business can communicate with potential customers. But there are a growing number of ways where you can blot your copybook before you get …

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Topics:Local Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on December 24, 2013

Following on from my post about the people who could not get into their Facebook personal profiles, someone else asked me how to contact Facebook. These are the forms that …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on December 22, 2013

Two incidents where people have called us saying "I can't get into my Facebook personal profile" Suspended for trying to add an admin to a business page using the business …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on December 20, 2013

When the membership of your business networking group starts to grow, its power can be extended if the members work together to promote each other on social media platforms like …

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Topics:Twitter

by Jo Shaer, on December 19, 2013

Further to my post on late payment problems, I read an article in the FSB's Network Magazine by Philip King, the Chief Executive of the Institute of Credit Management (ICM) …

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Topics:women in businessSmall Businessprompt paymentWomen and Small Business

by Jo Shaer, on December 19, 2013

Jo, How Do I Link My Facebook Business Page to Twitter so that the status updates post on the home stream there? Whilst I would not advocate ONLY auto posting …

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Topics:FacebookTwitterlink facebook to twitter

by Jo Shaer, on December 17, 2013

Jo, I've had this email from Nominet about showing my personal address on the internet but I don't know what to do with it. When did you get it? About …

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Topics:Webmistress HostingLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on December 14, 2013

Setting up secret groups on Facebook is one of the best social media tips for business networking groups. It helps to put communications between members in one place without overwhelming …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on December 13, 2013

Over the last couple of days, Twitter made the decision to change how its blocking functionality worked. The Verge explained that the change meant that people who had previously been …

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Topics:Twitter

by Jo Shaer, on December 12, 2013

Who Do You Think You Are? is a programme on BBC1 which helps celebrities to trace their roots and this week's episode was particularly fascinating for those of us who …

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Topics:women in business

by Jo Shaer, on December 12, 2013

Back in March, Facebook announced that there would be changes to its Newsfeed to ensure consistency across all devices. What Facebook wanted to achieve with their new news feed To …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on December 11, 2013

Google have updated the procedure for how to add a new user to Google Analytics yet again. This is the December 2013 version. How to add a new user to …

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Topics:Webmistress Hostingadd user to google analytics

by Jo Shaer, on December 9, 2013

share from pinterest to facebookI'm sure that when I used to post pins to Pinterest, they would automatically appear on my Facebook page... but now they don't. This could have …

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Topics:FacebookPinterest

by Jo Shaer, on December 8, 2013

Another question asked at one of my recent workshops was about how to block a Facebook personal profile from a business page. If that person is writing something unpleasant on …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on December 7, 2013

How can I see the best times and days to post to my Facebook fans? When are my fans online? It was another question asked at one of my workshops …

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Topics:Facebook

by Jo Shaer, on December 6, 2013

A question from a recent workshop was "Are hashtags case sensitive?" What are hashtags? Hashtags are used on many social media platforms these days, including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. They …

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Topics:FacebookTwittersocial media

by Jo Shaer, on December 5, 2013

So, when am I going to see the results of the work you're doing and the money I'm paying out? When is the phone going to start ringing? That's a …

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Topics:SEO For Business

by Jo Shaer, on December 4, 2013

Business Networking Groups are all about referrals and recommendations. But so many don't understand how social media can be an integral part of that real life connecting. Social Media Tips …

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Topics:social mediaLocal Business Marketing

by Jo Shaer, on December 2, 2013

If you are a franchisee, then LinkedIn Company Pages will come as something of a disappointment. LinkedIn is set up so that the mothership gets the Company Page. As a …

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Topics:LinkedIn

by Jo Shaer, on December 1, 2013

I expect that everyone who has a website has encountered this problem. It's not loading and your browser is implying that it's not working. You clear the cache. Sometimes you …

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Topics:Web Design

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