Authenticity

Has anyone else noticed a shift in social media over the past year? I have! There has been a growing trend to be more authentic in social media. This trend has inevitably come from the explosion of influencers over the past couple of years dominating the market. People are longing for connection and genuine content.… Continue reading Authenticity

Time on Your Socials

Last week I posed the question in one of my posts about how much time you are spending on your business' social media each day. I said that I spend an average of one hour per day on my own. I want to break this down for you today so you can see how to… Continue reading Time on Your Socials

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

When to outsource

Small business owners are some of the hardest working people I have ever met. They will take on as much as humanly possible to ensure their business' growth and success. However, there comes a time when they have to start outsourcing certain parts of their business. Times when they cannot do any more or merely… Continue reading When to outsource

Timing

You have probably heard that the timing of your posts on social media is essential, but what does that mean? How do you apply this tactic? Why does it matter? When it comes to reaching your audience on social media, it is important to consider the time of day you post. Luckily, Facebook tells you… Continue reading Timing

Content Curation

I get asked a lot about how I come up with and organize my content for each client and their social media platforms. The simple answer is that I plan out each client's content weekly. Then I execute it daily, making adjustments as things come up or as necessary. However, I do far more than… Continue reading Content Curation

Know your audience

We all know the importance of targeting and getting in front of the right people, but what happens after you have identified your audience? How do you then take them from potential customers to actual customers? You have to understand who they are and why they are interested in your brand, to begin with. You… Continue reading Know your audience

Brand Humanization

One of the main things I talk about with my clients and potential clients is the type of content we are putting out. I discuss with them their goals and how we want to reach their prospective audience. In this conversation, I stress the importance of brand humanization. Brand humanization is all about authenticity and… Continue reading Brand Humanization

Facebook 2019 Best Practices

Social Media Today is out with some great information on the optimal posting practices for Facebook. While much of this information is dependent on your audience, consider incorporating these tactics to your Facebook strategy this year. Here are top 4 practices: Video: It is no surprise that that posting video is still the best type… Continue reading Facebook 2019 Best Practices