Tag: Social media

03
Feb

Learning a PR lesson from a persistent snowdrop

How a long-awaited, lone snowdrop reminded me that persistence and patience are needed when running a…

13
Nov

How firm is your footprint in the social media sand?

Whoosh! Look at the timeline flying past. A blog that has taken hours, maybe days to…

07
Oct

Write my press release in the dust

Have you ever been in a meeting where someone says “we must do a press release”?…

30
Apr

Overcome fear to tell your story

All businesses need to create a presence so that customers know that they are there. Whether…

03
Sep

Take good care of content

Way back in 1985, in the infancy of online media, I helped build a kind of…

15
Jun

When was the last time I followed my own advice?

Sometimes when I read blogs I think I’m back at school. It seems I’m always being…

16
Apr

It’s all change in social media

The Google+ redesign is the latest change to shake up social media users. Some like it,…

06
Jul

How to write the best social media profile . . . for you

Remember that your profile is about you: it’s personal. It’s there to make you stand out, so the more individual you can make it, the more readers are likely to find it interesting. Don’t be afraid to experiment, as most sites let you edit your text.

21
Oct

I don’t know

Somewhere there is an answer to every question we could ever think to ask. This is incredibly useful as I certainly don’t know everything in this age of social media experts, specialists and gurus.

16
Jun

Marketing deficiency: incorporating peripheral vision into the broader view

The power of social media can be staggering, but so can the downward drag of all the dross and spam.