Should You Create Instagram Reels for Your Business? instagram reels social media social media features Mar 10, 2021

Have you been scrolling Instagram recently wondering what on earth is up with the Reels? Maybe you even think they are kind of obnoxious.

Set aside any of your existing thoughts about Reels for a few moments while we reframe and see Reels as another opportunity to HELP more people engage with...

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How to Research Hashtags on Instagram #hashtags instagram social media Feb 09, 2021

If you’re on Instagram, you’ve probably spent some time clicking on hashtags, trying to figure out what they are and why people use them.  (If you’re still unsure, head over to my blog post that explains them before reading on.)  In this blog post, I want to dig a...

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Early Thoughts on Clubhouse clubhouse social media Jan 10, 2021

If you have been on social media over the past couple of weeks, you have probably heard mention of Clubhouse, one of the the newest social media apps to hit the scene.

This new audio-based platform allows people to talk in real time, share ideas and information, and connect. The app is currently...

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Content Repurposing: 6 Places to Look for Content You Can Use Again! blog content facebook live instagram repurpose social media social post website Aug 07, 2020

We’ve all been there - it's 3 pm, we're sitting at the computer and staring at a blank screen. You want to scream, "I’ve been talking about my business for 1, 5, or even 10 years now, there’s nothing new to say!"

And that feeling is valid. There’s not much that's...

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Creating Content That Connects: What to Post on Social Media brainstorm content ideal client planning social media May 27, 2020

Ever feel like your social media posts are not quite landing? You post regularly, but the likes, comments and shares just aren't coming. 

What's missing? Connection.

Your social media is not about you. It’s about your followers! If they’re not feeling it, then they’re not...

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10 Tips to Help You Make Time for Social Media facebook marketing posting social media Apr 29, 2020

Please note: Some of the links below are affiliate links, and at no additional cost to you, I’ll earn a small commission if you decide to make a purchase. These affiliate relationships allow me to continue to offer free content on my blog and other platforms. I share and recommend these...

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How to Embrace Social Media (When You Don’t Want To) facebook instagram linkedin social media Apr 15, 2020

Not everybody loves social media. I myself have a love/hate relationship with it – and I teach it for a living! But, when it comes to being an entrepreneur in this day and age, it’s a (really) good idea to have a cohesive social media presence that truly represents who you are and who...

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Photo Organization for Efficient Social Media Posting Apr 08, 2020

Have you ever wanted to post a certain picture on Instagram or Facebook, but you just can’t seem to find it? Most of us take photos daily and it can be tricky to organize the chaos of hundreds of pictures. Here are some tips to help you manage your photos, so you’ll have more time for...

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SMMW Takeaways Just for You! Mar 04, 2020

I recently attended the 2020 Social Media Marketing World event in San Diego, and it was an incredible experience! I have done my best to gather the most helpful information and best takeaways from this epic event for you here. Be sure to leave me a comment and let me know if anything was an...

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10 Ways to Love on Your Audience social media Feb 14, 2020

You get back what you put out into the world.

I was talking about this with my 9 year old son recently. We had a great discussion about how when the boys are mopey, it can make me feel mopey. When they’re happy (usually) mommy’s happy. 

In business, on social media,...

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How, When, and Where to use Hashtags on Social Media hashtag pinterest social media twitter Jan 29, 2020

Did you ever see the hashtag video with Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake? (If you haven’t seen it, watch it here.) In the video from the Late Night Show, the guys were hilariously poking fun at the over-use of hashtags, but I’m here to tell you that hashtags are actually a very...

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New Year, MORE You! Dec 31, 2019

I’m as much of a self development junkie as the next hopeful entrepreneur - especially on the first day of a new year. It feels like a big ole blank slate, just waiting to be highlighted and calendared and sticky noted into perfection! 

THIS is MY year. THIS is when it all changes....

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