You’ve got the words down. You can market your company to anyone who wants to read about it – your company has a massive online following from your daily Facebook and Twitter posts. You’re looking to expand, to keep up with forever-evolving technology, but you just don’t know where, or who, to target.Details
Why Google Plus Can Equal Success
Everybody knows that Google is the King of the search engines. Football scores, movie times, the lyrics to that song you can’t get out of your head – Google knows it all. But did you know that Google has more to offer than just the answers to the mysteries of the universe?Details
Friday the 27th of June was a big day for all of those nominated for the Telstra Business Awards in South Australia. Everyone here at Social Media AOK was nervous and excited to be involved in such an amazing event after being nominated in the start-up business category at the start of the year.Details
Businesses need social media, you have probably heard this time and time again, but starting your own business is tricky and after not long you will realise how hard it is to gain connections and increase client numbers and yes, social media can make it easy for you.Details
Today is the day that the news got around that the Team at Social Media AOK has joined a fantastic group of people.
“Social Media AOK is now part of an elite group of Australian businesses whose outstanding business practices have demonstrated great success and achievement” – Marnie McKew General Manager Telstra Business Awards.Details
Last week brought one of the most informative social media events of the year, Social Media Revolution, known better to the twitter folk as #SMR14. You may not be a fan of the hash tag, but this little symbol definitely has some power, the whole event was promoted via a tweet, proof that social media really is the way of the future.Details
Our attention span is constantly decreasing, in fact over the last ten years it has dropped from 12 minutes to a mere five minutes. This makes Snapchat and its short, seconds long video and images, the ultimate tool to increase the reach of your brand or business. Snapchat allows you to share branded, unique and interesting content with a large audience, or even individuals.Details
Over the last few weeks you with public holidays and the like you may missed some of the more interesting topics, surfacing on social media. Instagram briefly went down during the wee hours Australia time and users all over the world began a tweeting frenzy as the popular photo sharing app stopped working for a few hours. The thousands of people attending the music festival Coachella in America seemed to be the most affected.
Unable to post their selfies and blurry action shots of the musicians, Twitter feeds quickly filled up with some quite amusing tweets, with popular actor David Spade’s tweet going viral.Details
Why you need Social Media Coaching Packages
I’m guessing that right now you are reading this – possibly alone? You might of even clicked on this post because you are tired of trying to figure out what good Social Media for Business looks like.
The good news is that this is not a problem unique to you. I encounter it in my classes all the time, in fact it has been one of the biggest issues as a trainer.
How do I ensure my clients go on to build on their learning’s and create a wider and more effective Social Network.
How can you avoid becoming disheartened, overwhelmed or simply losing interest? After all Social Media Marketing is an endurance sport that takes finesse and a certain degree of long term vision and planning.
So I am going to let you in on a secret, the fact is that like any activity Social Media is more successful if you have a game plan. It is also true that it can get easier the larger your Social Media Team is.Details
In what was going to be just another Oscars Award event for many, had the social media world abuzz for hours on end. With Ellen DeGeneres hosting and is a social media fan and in particular Twitter, with 27.2 million (yes million) followers, it was always going be a trending topic across virtually all platforms.
Social media is a big deal, and your digital strategy is a really important part of how you present your brand to the world. Ideally, you will employ social tactics as part of a bigger vision of your overall strategy.
How do we do this, and what are some key things you can do right now to tighten your process? Here are 10 tips from the Brutal Pixie toolbox to help you with just that.
Over the last few weeks there has been quite a number of social media failures. Just recently a local hotel made a very large faux par by posting a proposed price adjustment and a not so kind view of those who went against their point of view. The immediate backlash went much further than anything they ever imagined, resulting in TV and news channels reporting on it.Details
So it’s getting close to the holiday period, the retail sector is ramping up, tradies are madly trying to finish work in progress before their suppliers shut up shop for the mandatory two to four week break depending on your industry and everyone is getting ready for a nice long vacation.
Thoughts are turning to those long awaited family road trips and many of you reading this will be booking the family car in for the pre holiday service to ensure it is running at optimum mechanical efficiency prior to setting off. So the question is when did you last get your social media serviced? Has your social media had it’s Christmas tune up?Details
Recently Dan Levy (Facebook’s Global Director of Small Business) spoke to Inside Facebook and advised that 25 million small businesses are now represented on Facebook.
Well it was only a few days ago that Instagram announced that it was going ahead with paid advertising and last month Pinterest announced via their blog and emails that select businesses will also be able to promote their pins as well. It appears that as of this week they are slowly releasing these into select feeds.Details