Tag Archives: Facebook

How To Grow Your Email List Using Facebook

Are you a small business owner? Do you send email newsletters as part of your marketing strategy? Do you use Constant Contact to manage your email list and publish your e-newletter? Are you also on Facebook? If you answered yes … Continue reading

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Size Matters: Updated Social Media Image Specs

Heads up! Facebook is rolling out a new look this month. If your business is on Facebook, you’ll want to make sure your images (profile, cover, previews, app icons, etc.) meet the right specifications so that they look their best. … Continue reading

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How to Get More Reach With Your Facebook Event

Using social media to promote your small business’s event? Creating a Facebook Event for your launch party, workshop, seminar, bootcamp, activity, book-signing, class, screening, networking event, performance, or what-have-you is a great way to spread the word and get people … Continue reading

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When is the BEST Time to Post on Facebook?

If you’re posting on Facebook for your small business, then you’ve undoubtedly wondered, “When is the best time of day to post my incredibly valuable content on Facebook?” And if you’ve wondered this, you’ve probably Googled this question and done … Continue reading

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7 Reasons Your Business Needs A Facebook Page (not a Profile)

If you’re thinking of using Facebook to promote your business, you should be thinking of setting up a Facebook Page, that operates separately from your personal Profile. Here are 7 reasons to create a Facebook Page for your business: 1) … Continue reading

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Using Picture Quotes on Facebook

If you’re on Facebook, especially for business, you’ve likely noticed the abundance of inspirational Picture Quotes in your stream. You know the ones I’m talking about… While Picture Quotes often get a bad rap for being overused, cliche and doing … Continue reading

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57% of Small Businesses in Canada Use Social Media

In case you were wondering if using social media to market businesses was just a passing fad, check out this report from BMO Financial Group: The majority of small business owners (57 per cent) use social media – up from … Continue reading

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How to Use Hashtags

This week’s question comes from Opal Rowe of Living Assistance Services: “How do you use Hashtags and what’s their purpose anyway?” Hashtags (those hyperlinks symbolized with a “#”) pop up all over the place in social media, but are most … Continue reading

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Social Media Survival Tips for the Holidays!

We are fast approaching the holiday season and while your thoughts may be slipping from running a small business to last minute shopping and how to ambush that special someone under the mistletoe, let’s please keep a few social media … Continue reading

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Social Media and the “Popularity Myth”

One of the most popular burning questions I get from new social media clients is:  “Can you get me more followers?” The answer, of course, is “yes” but it comes with a “but.” Specifically: “Yes, I can get you more … Continue reading

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