What ever happened with Social Media Etiquette?

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Small Business, Social Media

I recently made a Facebook post about Social Media Etiquette. Why? Because as with many things in life, I find that etiquette has somehow gone by the wayside and social media is no exception. If you’re just starting out with a business, remember that although family and friends want to support you in your efforts, sometimes you need to go …

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Should You Use Hashtags On Facebook?

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Instagram, Social Media, Twitter

This morning I received an email asking if it was ok to use hashtags on Facebook. First, let me ask you, what do you think when you see hashtags being used on Facebook? What are Hashtags For those of you that don’t know what hashtags are, a hashtag is “a word or phrase preceded by a hash or pound sign …

Lewis Howes: How to build a large following on Social Media

3 Lessons I learned from Lewis Howes: How to build a large following on Social Media

Claudia Sheridan Blogging, Email Marketing, Facebook, Instagram, Small Business, Social Media, Twitter

Lewis Howes is a New York Times Bestselling author of The School of Greatness. He’s a former professional football player, a USA Men’s National Handball Team athlete, and a lifestyle entrepreneur. This year, Lewis Howes presented at Social Media Marketing World in San Diego where he shared how to build a large following that attracts mainstream media. I was fortunate …

Facebook Algorithm Changes AGain

The New Facebook Algorithm Affects Your Business Page

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Social Media

Wondering where your reach went? Well, Facebook changed their algorithm again. In a news release by Facebook Engineers, made Feb 1st, they announced that their most recent change will bring users more of what they want to see vs. what they are being presented with now. Share Share Tweet +1 Pin

Why Isn’t My Facebook Ad Getting Approved?

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Small Business, Social Media, Video

With the Holiday Season in full force, you may want to take advantage of Facebook Ads to get the word out about your products and/or services.  But, to be honest, crafting an Ad can be a bit frustrating at times.  Why?  Well, because Facebook doesn’t always approve the Ad. The three most common reasons why your Facebook Ads may not …

Free Social Media Gifts For The Holidays

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Small Business, Social Media

Having just completed the longest shortest week of the year, you must be exhausted!  In the spirit of giving, I’d like to give you 10 images that you can use to fill some space in your social media posting calendar.  The only thing I ask is that they not be altered or sold. xoxo, Claudia 2 ways to download: Individual …

Medical Malpractice and Litigation – Use Good Judgment When You Are On-Line

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Google+, Instagram, LinkedIn, Small Business, Social Media, Twitter, YouTube

It’s all too easy to confuse real life with online life, especially when we’re going through life events where we seek support from friends.  Monica Needham, Attorney with Needham Law Firm, posted a very valuable reminder to anyone who may find themselves in court one day.  When I saw it, I felt that it served as a great reminder of those …

What to post on Social Media: Combating Social Media Writer's Block

What to post on Social Media: Combating Social Media Writer’s Block

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Google+, Social Media, Trending Topics, Twitter

My name is Claudia and I sometimes suffer of “SMWB”. Social Media Writers Block. Maybe you’ve heard of it? It’s when you want to post something on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, or other social media outlet, but you simply just don’t know what to write. It happens and I’m here to tell you that everything will be ok. Why? Because …

Will Facebook Release A Dislike Button?

Claudia Sheridan Facebook

In a recent Facebook town hall meeting, Mark Zuckerberg was posed the question of having a dislike button.  The question came from a Facebook User in Egypt.  He stated: “We need to have more options than just a “Like” button. Why don’t we have other options like “I’m Sorry”, “Interesting”, or “Dislike”? “ What do you think?  Should Facebook have …