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How do I know If I’m posting too often on social media? - Posting cadence

How do I know if I’m Posting too Often on Social Media?

How much is too much on social media? I’m often asked if it’s possible to post too much on social media. Does it affect algorithms? ...
Are you using Facebook?

How To Stay Up To Date With Social Media For Business

The truth is, simply using social media for business purposes does not make anyone an expert in the subject. At some point, most business owners ...
Digital Health Check

Is it time you had a Digital Health Check?

As we move towards the final quarter of 2019, the astute marketer in you is probably starting to think about your 2020 marketing plan - ...
RED & YELLOW & PINK & GREEN.….WHY COLOUR CHOICE IS SO IMPORTANT IN MARKETING

Red & Yellow & Pink & Green.….Why Colour Choice is so Important in Marketing

I’m old enough not only to remember the words to the song referenced in the title (I Can Sing a Rainbow) but to also remember ...
Event: Social Media Marketing For Today’s Recruiter

Social Media Marketing for Today's Recruiter

This course, run by Recruitment Matters and delivered by Christina, provides everything you need to know about elevating your social media strategy to find candidates ...
Is your Youtube Channel Set for Success?

Is your YouTube channel set for success? 5 starting points for your YouTube strategy

If you have a YouTube channel, it should be something you are proud of and something that can be found by your current and future ...
Marketing is stressing me out

Marketing is Stressing Me Out

Working in marketing is great – I genuinely love it as a career choice and have worked as a marketer in some shape or form ...
Are you socially local to your brand?

Are You Socially Loyal to Your Brand?

Imagine this scenario: You need to post something across your Social Media accounts, nothing exciting has happened in the office, the Days of the Year ...
How Do I Create Brand loyalty using social media?

How Do I Create Brand Loyalty Using Social Media?

Brand loyalty, Customer Advocacy… there are other phrases that are used too that all amount to the same things – creating a warm fuzzy feeling ...
5 top social media management tools

5 Top Social Media Management Tools

We’re big fans of social media management tools at Green Umbrella. Not only do they make it easier for you to plan your social media ...
five reasons to outsource social media

Five Reasons Why You Should Outsource Social Media

With so many social media platforms to consider using in your business and the time it takes to both develop and implement an effective social ...
Put Your Best Presenting Foot Forward

Put Your Best Presenting Foot Forward

Let’s face it, most presentations are painful, for all parties involved. For the presenter, who’s spent days planning. To the audience, who are wondering what ...
How to Create 30 Days of Instagram Content In Just One Day

Create 30 Days of Instagram Content In Just One Day

We are living in a time-starved world.  Every minute counts, especially when it comes to social media content.  If Instagram, with its 800+ million users, ...
Join us live for some big news

Join us Live for some BIG news!

Join us Live for some BIG news!  It might be April Fool’s Day on Monday - but we have an announcement to make and we ...
Social Media is a Waste of Time

Social Media is a Waste of Time

How many times have you seen an article with a similar headline? Or more recently, headlines screaming about social media advertising being a waste of ...
Email Marketing Techniques that Work

Email Marketing Techniques that Work

We have seen a number of email marketing mistakes over the years.  (We even made a few ourselves in the very early days of being ...
Biggest challenge for a social media manager? No News

Biggest challenge for a social media manager? No News

Even If you have truly committed to your social media marketing efforts, there will be days where everything goes off the rails. People have called ...
#FacebookDown – Panic Stations!

#FacebookDown – Panic Stations!

On Wednesday 13th March 2019, there was a mass outage across both Facebook and Instagram. We saw the hashtags #FacebookDown, and #InstagramDown trending on Twitter ...
Blogging Rules to live by

Blogging Rules to live by

I’m not going to lie to you. I’m writing this Blog article in a panic. Why? Because I didn’t stick to the plan - I ...
#NAW2019 - A word from our Apprentice!

#NAW2019 – A word from our Apprentice!

It’s National Apprenticeship week 2019! For those of you that don’t know – we have our very own Apprentice - the lovely Rachael, who started ...
Why You Should Be All Over #FOMO

Why You Should Be All Over #FOMO

In early February, I attended an event and spoke about how business owners should be all over #FOMO. This event was specifically focused on Recruitment ...
Social media bad habits

There's Never Been A More Important Time To Highlight These Five Social Media Bad Habits

If I was writing this blog a few years ago, then I would be focusing on things such as building relationships, stopping broadcast-style messages and ...
The great branded hashtag debate

The great branded hashtag debate

Just so we’re clear – I am NOT against businesses creating and promoting their very own hashtags… But, as with everything you do online for ...
Types of Content That Every Social Media Manager Should Avoid

Types of Content That Every Social Media Manager Should Avoid

Let's be honest here, we are now living in an age where general consumers understand marketing more than ever before.  They know that if they ...