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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 ...
Is Ye Olde Sales Funnel and a bit of Maslow still relevant in a digital marketing world?

Is Ye Olde Sales Funnel and a bit of Maslow still relevant in a digital marketing world?

In the seven days previous to writing this article I have drawn a diagram representing a sales funnel roughly nine times. Each and every time ...
Instagram Will Now Let You Post To Multiple Accounts

Instagram Will Now Let You Post To Multiple Accounts

This new feature on Instagram was spotted "in the wild" back in December, but then it went a bit under the radar.  A frown appeared ...
Does your email marketing suck?

Does your email marketing suck?

There are 100’s – No, that’s wrong. There are 1000’s of articles telling you how to make email marketing work for your business. We’ve even ...
The Three Ps of Social Media

The Three Ps of Social Media | Getting Back to Basics

As we start the new year, I was thinking about how this industry has changed over the last two years.  Social networking sites are becoming ...
“Help! Our Social Media Needs Work!” – How Do You Choose A Social Media Agency?

“Help! Our Social Media Needs Work!” – How Do You Choose A Social Media Agency?

It’s the beginning of January 2019, and I honestly believe that this year, more business owners than ever before will be looking to improve the ...
What Can We Expect from 2019?

What Can We Expect from 2019?

As 2018 draws to a close, I sit in the peace and quiet of my home office reflecting on the last 12 months.  But as ...
2018 – What did we learn?

2018 – What Did We Learn?

This year has certainly been a rollercoaster ride for some of the core social networks! As Marketers, we all have our own axes to grind ...
I've Lost My Love For Twitter.... Until I Listened To This Podcast

I've Lost My Love For Twitter…. Until I Listened To This Podcast

Over the last six months or so I have found Twitter to be a chore.  I sent my very first Tweet in January 2009 and ...
Digital Marketing Lingo

Digital Marketing Lingo – It Can Be Confusing TBH

If you're planning on making 2019 the year you jump in the deep end and take your digital marketing to the next level - then ...
Emma's Aim

Supporting Emma's Aim at Christmas

Like many businesses, in the past we have sent Christmas cards - as design and print is one of our services we are almost obliged ...
How To Ask For A Customer Testimonial (And Get Them!)

How To Ask For A Customer Testimonial (And Get Them!)

Unless you are selling items on Amazon, eBay, your website, or you work in the hospitality industry, it is extremely difficult to get reviews, recommendations or ...
“I don’t use my LinkedIn account – why would I?”

“I Don’t Use My LinkedIn Account – Why Would I?”

Every now and then I hear these words, usually uttered in frustration by someone in a business development or sales role, and also (more often ...