The G Word — Social Media

Instagram Stories - My New Adventure

Instagram Stories - My New Adventure

I love Instagram, it is such a fun social media platform and there are ways to use it to your advantage in your business.  The one area which i really need help in however, is Instagram stories. I never know what to say, I don't know what to post, should I do a video? Put up a picture? Do a Boomerang? I really struggle with this.  If you read my blog often, you will know how much I love learning new things and developing my knowledge to help my business. This week I decided I needed to do something to...

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Comment Pods, Sharing Thread, Follow for Follows and Pinning Parties

Comment Pods, Sharing Thread, Follow for Follows and Pinning Parties

Getting engagement on social media can be hard. That is why it can be tempting to join in some of these types of promotional groups. In case you don't know, comment pods are usually Instagram related, people comment on each other's posts and get comments back on their own. Sharing threads are usually found on Facebook, they can be for any platform, people add a link to a SM post they want interaction with, then they interact with all the other links in the post and the other people do the same for them. Finally Pinning parties are the same...

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What Tools Does My Business Need?

What Tools Does My Business Need?

  I have written before about some of the tools I use for my business and also the types of things I believe it is worth investing in (and those that it is not).  To grow your business you will need to use certain tools, I have listed the ones I find most valuable in this post. most are free but some have to be paid for. This is your business and to grow you will need to invest in some areas. If they are out of your price range for now I will do my best to offer you...

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Should I pay for advertising?

Should I pay for advertising?
Advertising is a tricky issue to tackle because it does have it's place in your business.

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How can I market my products on my phone?

How can I market my products on my phone?
We live in a busy world and it is not always easy to get time in front of our computers. If you are anything like me, sometimes the only chance you get all day to focus on marketing is in bed at the end of your day on your phone! 

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