5th June 2016 / Jon Billingsley

How Snapchat Can Help Your Small Business Increase Sales

It’s no secret that teenagers and millennials love Snapchat, but recent research has revealed that it’s exploding in popularity with over 30’s. With 10 million UK users logging in every day and a rapidly evolving demographic, is it time your business tapped into the digital marketing and sales boosting potential of Snapchat? In this blog post we’ve put together a few tips for using Snapchat to help your small business increase sales and boost brand loyalty. Snapchat:
8th August 2013 / Jon Billingsley

Facebook Hashtags: What It Means For Your Social Media Marketing

According to Facebook, hashtags used in posts on personal profiles or pages essentially turn keywords such as topics or phrases into clickable links that are grouped together, much in the same way as Twitter. So for example, if you were posting up something about the London Underground, you might use the keyword #tube or the phrase #LondonUnderground. Here is an example of someone either clicking a #LondonUnderground hashtag or searching for it: As you can see from
22nd July 2013 / Jon Billingsley

Enough Stalling: Social Media Action Plan For Your Small Business

Social media can have a great impact on the way small businesses interact with their customers. It used to be ok for a business to only have a website, but that isn’t the case anymore. Social media has become so popular and widely used that it only makes sense for businesses of all sizes (especially small) to get involved! Why You Should Put A Social Media Plan Into Action Social media can not only be a big helping hand in boosting your online presence, it can
21st February 2013 / Jon Billingsley

How to enhance your brand using Pinterest

The launch of Pinterest as the latest social media craze has revolutionised the way in which individuals and organisations, with common interests, interact rom a plethora of platforms. Incorporating Pinterest as a focal point of your social media strategy can certainly deliver results equally as well as the likes of Facebook and Twitter; it’s simply a case of utilising its features optimally. To sum up Pinterest briefly; it is a simple, easily applicable resource
12th February 2013 / Jon Billingsley

5 tips to help e-commerce businesses succeed using Facebook

In the digital age of social networking it has never been easier for online retailers to interact and resonate with existing and potential customers. Facebook in particular is a very useful tool for reaching out to various demographics and to encourage loyalty in your brand and confidence in your products. With hundreds of millions of active users on Facebook e-commerce businesses are having to become somewhat more sophisticated in terms of how they market their services.
11th October 2012 / Jon Billingsley

Goodbye to Free Facebook For Businesses

Recently, we saw the full roll-out of offer posts for business pages on Facebook. For the past year, the Facebook has been teasing its business users with the opportunity of creating a Facebook coupon. Retail giants like Top Shop, as well as countless local storefront businesses, have been able to post specials for their fan bases for several months. (more…)