5 tips for Instagram success

As we start to work towards our business and social media goals this New Year, it is important that we are taking the right and smart steps (and not wasting time) in growing our businesses using our chosen social media platform(s). For Instagram has a social media marketing platform, there are some sure-fire ways that…

Instagram Hashtags

Ever wonder what that little sign and those little phrases are at the end of every social media update or even some adverts are? You might see posts that are tagged at the end with a sign and phrases such as #shareacoke #starbuckscoffee These little phrases along with the sign # are popularly known as…

Grow your Instagram followers

Instagram is no longer just for teenagers but has found its way into the social media strategy of many entrepreneurs, small business owners and large corporations such as Nike, Starbucks and Maybelline. According to statistics, Instagram is the fastest growing social network in the world and now boasts 300 million active users. In addition, according…

Author, Speakers, Coaches and various other Business Owners will often use various Social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter to promote and advertise their upcoming events which is a good idea, but one important thing to note when using social media to promote events is that, visuals are key for success, as you can…

There is now an increase in the number of professional coaches, authors, speakers and consultants who are making use of Instagram as a tool in promoting their personal brands, engaging their audience and building an email list of potential customers and getting results from it, that is, Instagram. But before you jump on and start…

I spent the latter part of last week at the #BigSocial Media Conference in Manchester, organised by the very inspiring, John Ashcroft. I learnt so much but I really wanted to share some of the great nuggets I gleaned from a number of the brilliant speakers at the conference where they shared their expertise with…

Periscope is a mobile app that allows its users to live-broadcast video from anywhere in the world at any time. The app was developed by friends Kayvon Beykpour and Joseph Bernstein and was purchased by Twitter in March this year for $100m (£67m).  Periscope users can live-stream video from their mobile phones, and can do…

The Visibility Factor Show your followers your Products and Services and how they work by sharing various photos of your products and services. This could be pictures of your products being used or even created, pictures of you or a team member delivering a service to a client and so on. You must be careful…

Did you know that the photo-sharing app, Instagram is used by over 300 million active users monthly and 75 million daily? People are taking to this social media platform to share their experiences, keep in touch with their loved ones and most importantly, share photos and videos? But the best part is – Instagram has…

In this day and age, most businesses now make use of social media marketing for the purposes of promotion, marketing and of course to enhance their business sales. Instagram as a social media platform offers a great opportunity for small business owners (and even large corporates) to build their business brands Free as well as…