Using Social Media During The Holidays

Social Media During The Holidays

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Small Business, Social Media, Twitter 2 Comments

Believe it or not, the Holiday Season is about to begin!  Labor Day marks the beginning of one busy time of year for most of us.  School is back in session, which means that most of us are back to our old routines. But in just a few weeks, you’ll start receiving Halloween party invitations, then Thanksgiving, then, then, then.  …

Will Blogging Help With SEO?

Will Blogging help with SEO?

Claudia Sheridan Blogging, SEO, Small Business Leave a Comment

If you’re wondering how important Blogging is for your Business, I’m going to tell  you that its pretty important.  Want to know why? First and foremost, Blogging WILL help with  SEO.  Now there are other reasons that are important and I’ll share a few with you later, but SEO is what is on every Small Business Owner’s mind it seems.  So …

Why Having Multiple Facebook Accounts Is Not A Good Idea

Why Having Multiple Facebook Accounts Is Not A Good Idea

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Small Business, Social Media Leave a Comment

I’ve seen an increase in Facebook friends with multiple Facebook accounts – one for business and one for personal.  Pretty clever, right? Maybe not, and here’s why. Reasons why people do this I’m sure that there are a myriad of reasons as to why people do this, but here are the two reasons I hear most often: (1) I want …

Practice Safe Facebooking – Don’t Get Facebook Hacked

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Whereas we’d love to think that everybody in the world is inherently good, there are people in the world that find joy in creating havoc for Facebook users.  And by havoc, I mean hacking. So here’s a ***WARNING*** – If you receive a message asking you to “VERIFY” your Facebook account, make sure that the request is actually coming from …

5 Ways To Stand Out On Instagram

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Instagram has taken it’s place as one of the youngest and most successful social media platforms there is.  So what is Instagram?  It is a visual platform which allows you to showcase everything from distant lands to the latest fashions. If you’re not using Instagram to market your business, maybe you should be.  Consider this: Instagram has over 300 million …

How to Increase Organic Reach According to Zuckerberg

How to Increase Organic Reach According to Zuckerberg

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Small Business, Social Media Leave a Comment

Still trying to figure out how to increase organic reach on Facebook?  Here are 2 suggestions straight from Big Brother’s mouth! During last month’s Facebook Townhall, Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg was asked “Given declines in organic reach, how should businesses be thinking about their Pages?”, this is what he had to say: Regardless of changes that Facebook has made, it’s …

How To Avoid The Time Suck Of Social Media

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Small Business, Social Media, Twitter Leave a Comment

As a small business owner, you may not have the time to spend on Social Media, and that’s ok, you’ve got plenty of other things on your plate.  But you also know that you have to participate in Social Media for the sake of marketing your business.  So how do you avoid the time suck of social media?  Here are …

Not sure what to post on Social Media? Remember these 5 things!

Not Sure What To Post On Social Media?

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Small Business, Social Media, Twitter Leave a Comment

Let’s face it, sometimes figuring out what to write for social media can be a little tough.  I get it, I write over 300 social media posts a week for myself and clients, and being original can sometimes seem so unoriginal at times.  If you’re not sure what to post, remember these 5 tips to creating the perfect social media …

#1 Mistake Small Businesses Make On Social Media

#1 Mistake Small Businesses Make In Social Media

Claudia Sheridan Facebook, Google+, Instagram, LinkedIn, Small Business, Social Media, Twitter Leave a Comment

Social Media is about creating online relationships with other individuals.  It offers a medium for small businesses to interact with potential customers, to influence purchasing decisions and to establish a presence.  Social Media is part of your marketing plan. Yet, business owners make mistakes every day and according to a group of Social Media Marketing Professionals on LinkedIn, the following …