Managing social media during a crisis

When it rains, we can't control the rain, all we can do is get out an umbrella. Managing social media during a crisis is similar. Doing...

Social Media Panic

It seems like everyone is in a panic, but especially on social media. In other words...where has all of the toilet paper gone? As the country...

Where’s the social good in social media?

Social media seems to be the bad guy all the time, always being blamed for changing society and especially our youth in a negative...

How to increase reach on social media

Social media is supposed to be a great tool to reach people…but it might feel like you’re talking to no one. How can you...

Amplify your message with social media

Technology is changing just about every aspect of the world we live in it seems and how we communicate especially. As we gain more options...

Instagram is adding a new groups feature

Instagram is making updates to the way users can choose to view their newsfeeds. The social media platform is rolling out a new feature that...

The importance of planning

Social media moves fast. It’s easy for it to seem like everything posted is done in the moment. But that’s not the reality for most...

Everything is mobile

Did you know the vast majority of social media users access the internet and social media through a mobile device? It’s true.  Not only are most...

Think before you type

Most of us know not to give away our passwords or put out sensitive personal information on the internet. However, protecting yourself on the...

Smart social goals for 2020 Part 2

Set some smart social media goals for your business in 2020. Here are my recommendations: Connect with your audience  Social media is first and foremost a...

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