Yesterday HMV made the news over their #HMVXFactorFiring fiasco, which if you haven’t seen the story, related to the troubled retailer sacking over 60 of their staff en masse. The problem was that one of the sacked HMV employees had access to the official HMV Twitter account. And they started firing off these derogatory tweets […]
Are you broadcasting too much online? Do your tweets add value to your followers’ newsfeeds, or are you contributing to the amount of noise online? Stop, listen and add value to your online connections! L- Listen!
Getting more likes on Facebook can be difficult for business owners… moreso if you are selling business to business. Facebook is a brilliant marketing tool for you if your end users are consumers, and if that is you, I expect you have already managed to grow a sizeable fan base just from the posts you’ve […]
I often receive emails from my Social Expert Academy members who want to ask what they call a “stupid” Facebook question… and feel that they’re the only person in the world who doesn’t know the answer. But they’re not stupid questions… nor are they alone in not knowing the answer! So, as my gift to you today, […]
Very few business owners understand the Facebook Contests Rules and are unaware of the consequences of running illegal promotions. The harsh reality is that if discovered, Facebook will take your page down overnight! No warning… no recourse… GONE FOREVER! Sure, you could get away with breaching the rules for quite some time. But hey, you […]
[Updated January 2016]Recently I’ve been asked the same two questions by several people… I’m often asked the same two questions by several people… “How can I stop Facebook posts that I comment on appearing in my friends’ news feed?” and “How can I stop my posts being seen by friends of my friends?” In some […]
Facebook Adverts can bring amazing results to your business… but very easily they can also become a money pit and you end up with a large credit card bill and nothing to show for the expense. Very few people set up a Facebook Advert with a clear vision… a goal for what results they want […]
I recently came across this blog post from Gemma Thompson of Social Media Illumination where she explains that a Solicitor friend of hers has raised concerns that by naming individuals on your Facebook Fan of The Week status updates, you could be in breach of the Data Protection Act! To be honest, I don’t like […]