The Algorithm

Did you know that the algorithms on Facebook and Instagram are almost constantly changing? Trying to keep up and appeal to it can make you crazy! That is why I remain consistent. If are changing your strategy weekly or daily to match the algorithm you will lose your consistency all while driving yourself nuts. By… Continue reading The Algorithm

Instagram Story Best Practices

As you may or may not know, Instagram stories are becoming the norm and the driver behind most brands these days. Aside from simply adding to your story daily and keeping up with fresh content, there are some do's and don'ts when it comes to your story. DO. Take the time to have high-quality images… Continue reading Instagram Story Best Practices

Instagram Copy

Have you noticed that more and more people are using longer captions on Instagram lately? Does it confuse you because you were always told to keep it short and sweet in the past? This is understandable and part of why social media management can be so difficult for small business owners. Not only is time… Continue reading Instagram Copy

Growth

If you have spent any time on Instagram as a business owner, you have probably experienced people reaching out to you and promising thousands of followers for a small fee. What they do not tell you is that these "followers" are bots, not your target market and not actual customers that will spend money with… Continue reading Growth

Social Media Platforms

With all the different social media platforms available to us as business owners, deciding which ones to use can be tricky. All too often I find business owners trying to do them all. While I commend them for their effort and attempting to be present on all levels, this is not always the best strategy… Continue reading Social Media Platforms

Content Inspiration

Creating and maintaining original content for your social media can be exhausting and challenging. However, it doesn't have to be! The key to fresh ideas and captivating content is drawing inspiration from others. Here are my go-to spots to find content to recreate and personalize for my clients: Facebook Pages: Other businesses across the country… Continue reading Content Inspiration

Context

How many times have you seen pictures on Facebook and Instagram with no context? I can bet that unless it is really appealing, you continue scrolling. Why? Because people need to know what they are looking at. While captions are just one piece of your social media posts, they are not to be forgotten. Captions… Continue reading Context