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A hectic week being a social media guru

Jeezo, the weeks are flying in. I can’t believe it’s halfway through March already. And it’s been such a worrying week with the Corona virus taking hold everywhere. I’ve gotten over the lurgy, but have had such a busy week that I’m writing this blog almost into the next week. So, last week a women’sContinue reading “A hectic week being a social media guru”

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Some inspirational quotes from inspirational people

So, I’m a member of a local business women’s group in my area and I’ve set up their Facebook pages (Women Rocking Business Helensburgh and Lomond). As we have only just started, we don’t have a lot of interaction on the page yet, so I was thinking up ways to make the page interesting. ThisContinue reading “Some inspirational quotes from inspirational people”

Why I did Pinterest and Instagram Training with Business Gateway

Well, I put my money where my mouth is (see a previous post about why Pinterest is so good for business) and did some training on Pinterest and Instagram last week. Provided (for free) by Business Gateway, the morning training session took place near where I live and consisted of a whirlwind guide to bothContinue reading “Why I did Pinterest and Instagram Training with Business Gateway”

King is leaving Facebook

Author Stephen King is quitting Facebook according to a tweet he put out on Twitter today. Concerned with what he called the “flood of false information that’s allowed in its political advertising” and the social media platform’s ability to “protect its users’ privacy”, King announced the move and then encouraged fans to follow him onContinue reading “King is leaving Facebook”

Why Pinterest is so great for business

If you are a business looking for the best ways of reaching potential customers, have you thought about Pinterest? With 300 million monthly active users, 81% of which are female, Pinterest is a must for any business offering lifestyle or creative type services, particularly those for women. Founded by Ben Silbermann, Paul Sciarra, and EvanContinue reading “Why Pinterest is so great for business”

Stimulating discussion, geeking out and Tik Tok

It’s been a bit of a sticky kind of week. I won’t go into details, but needless-to-say, it wasn’t one I want to repeat. You know how you have those weeks? The ones that start out okay and then descend into chaos by the end of it? That was my week last week. However, soContinue reading “Stimulating discussion, geeking out and Tik Tok”

Why I love WhatsApp

When I first downloaded WhatsApp, I initially couldn’t see how it would benefit me. I already had Facebook and Twitter, so why would I need this? However, as I began using it for private chats with family members, it very quickly grew on me. If you don’t know much about WhatsApp, let me tell youContinue reading “Why I love WhatsApp”