Instagram now boasts 300 million users worldwide. That’s more than Twitter, the same as Google+ and almost as many as LinkedIn. Instagram is experiencing a 66% year on year growth. Users share 70 million photos daily and videos too. The average user spends over 4 hours per month on Instagram and logs in at least […]Read more "Should I Use Instagram For My Business?"
In another post, I entreated those who are stuck in the dark ages in terms of technology to be more dolphin! In essence, to highlight the issues related to falling behind the times in terms of technology, I compared the adaptation capabilities of the dolphin to those of the dodo. The comparison between the evolution […]Read more "Be More Dolphin!"
I’ve been doing a lot of reading recently. Lots around social media of course, but also other things. I came across an article about dolphins. I love dolphins; so elegant and intelligent. Reading the article led to thoughts on survival, evolution, adaptation to new environments…and from there on to new workspaces, adapting to new technologies…you […]Read more "Are You a Dolphin, or a Dodo?"
Researched and Written by Louise Sanders Twitter – Get those comments in Great news, Twitter has finally brought in a quote tweet feature. This was only possible when using third party tools such as Hootsuite and Sprout Social. Up until now, adding your comment to someone else’s tweet within Twitter involved various amounts of copying […]Read more "Twitter’s Quote Tweet Feature & Tweets Now in Search Results"
If you’re just starting out with your blog, or you’re thinking of starting one, it’ll help to brainstorm a few subject ideas. These are the ones I can think of off the top of my head. If you can think of others, feel free to drop them into the comments box below. Storytelling Tell stories […]Read more "Business Blogging: Choosing a Subject and Finding Eye Catching Images"
Researched and written by Louise Sanders Social Media Advertising – Let’s Get Visual! Instagram has more than 300 million users and so its owner, Facebook, is keen to utilise the platform’s increasing popularity with brands. Carousel Ads are “a way for brands to share more images with people interested in their post, in much the […]Read more "Instagram’s Carousel Ads and Increased Creativity"
Social media does take up a serious amount of time, and particularly so if you haven’t yet learned to be time efficient when generating your content. Over the years, I have managed to get the time it takes to plan, create, schedule, monitor & analyse my content, down to about 5-6 hours per week. So, […]Read more "Time Management – Planning, Creating & Scheduling Your Content"