One of my clients recently posted a photo of her pet dog on her social media accounts explaining the importance of this dog to her family. What did it have to do with her business? There was no call to action. There was no direct weblink for anyone to click on. An international digital marketing specialist … Continue reading What’s your story?
Talk to a room of small business owners or managers and you’ll get a room of nodding heads when you ask, “So, everyone knows what KPIs are?”. For the record, I don’t believe you, which is why I go on to give examples. The public service aren't much better as I have been reminded recently. … Continue reading What a KPI is NOT?
Staying focussed on the bigger picture is something I’ve written about before, but it’s a recurring issue when it comes to planning. I'm finding many people caught up in the NOW and not thinking much about the WHERE and HOW of the process. Usually expressed with some frustration, clients and workshop participants want to know … Continue reading Eye on the prize
In my life as a digital marketing and communications specialist, I get asked a lot of questions about the why and how things work. Over the next few weeks, I'll be answering some of those questions put to me about digital marketing planning, social media and more. You can find the videos here each week, … Continue reading Your questions answered
As a digital marketer, it's important that I use my own accounts to not only promote my own business but as a place to experiment - testing tactics, content, hashtags and more. Instagram is part of my social channel mix but a place where I'm still working out the fit with my business - a … Continue reading What my top Insta posts tell me