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A mixture of social media news, tips, advice and ramblings

Mega Bite-sized Learning

Mega Bite-sized Learning

I’m delivering part of this social media course for Brighton & Hove Chamber of Commerce on March 10th. Tickets are available here via Eventbrite. Who is this for? This workshop is aimed at those who are new or relatively new to social media, or those who are confused, bemused or lacking in confidence. Also for those who have […]

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The One Thing Most People Get Wrong on Twitter

The One Thing Most People Get Wrong on Twitter

You’re not alone In almost every training session I have delivered this Twitter fact is the one that people are most surprised to learn.  It really is so simple that people can’t quite believe that they didn’t know it already! But as a wise friend once said: “You don’t know what you don’t know!” This might not be particularly […]

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What does a business gain from using social media?

What does a business gain from using social media?

Business Opportunities Online marketing and in particular social media, has become a huge part of everyday life and millions of people, your customers included, are communicating on social networks. So it makes sense to get some social media training and join in, right? Well, yes, but jumping in head first without a plan is not going […]

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Do I Need a Social Media Plan?

Do I Need a Social Media Plan?

Many small businesses I work with are pretty sure they need to have a social media plan… because everyone else seems to. There was a time when the owner of a new business wondered whether they needed to have a website or not! And look what happened there. Social networks are here to stay and […]

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Don’t be a spammer on Twitter!

Don’t be a spammer on Twitter!

I think Twitter is the most discerning of social networks and it drives me nuts to see people abusing it, broadcasting, spamming, boasting about numbers of followers, etc. They seem to have forgotten the quintessential point of social networking: users curate their own feeds. Twitter had this sussed from the start – if somebody you […]

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