20 content ideas for social media success - webinar

Webinar – 20 Content Ideas for Social Media Success

Are you struggling to think of new and engaging content to post on social media? Let us give you some inspiration! About this Event In ...
Free Social Media Coaching

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We've got a little teeny, tiny announcement for you that we’re very excited about! We have been having regular little catchups whilst everyone's been working ...
How to Conduct Business Face-to-Face when You can’t Meet Face-to-Face

How to Conduct Business Face-to-Face when You can’t Meet Face-to-Face

I'm always the first to shout about the benefits of conducting meetings face-to-face rather than over the phone. However, as we're all currently discovering, it's ...
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Time for Lunch?

Every social media stream, every inbox, every news alert, and every telephone call seems to have mention of Covid-19. It’s not that I don’t want ...
Five tips to make your Instagram account stand out

Five Tips to Make Your Instagram Account Stand Out

In recent years, Instagram has seen significant growth in its popularity and with one billion active monthly users; it really is a platform that you ...
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, ...
“What Do I Need to Know About Social Media Marketing?”

“What Do I Need to Know About Social Media Marketing?”

Each week, I think through all the conversations I’ve had over the previous seven days and decide which of these have been the most useful ...
Five main elements of creating a video

The Five Main Key Elements of Creating a Video

If you have not yet embraced the world of video then please consider this as part of your strategy, if not, then I guarantee that ...
How to build trust online

The Best Way to Build Trust Online

If you have kids who are of primary school age or older you have probably had the ‘stranger danger’ conversation. We warn them of the ...
MULTIPLE TEXT OPTION FACEBOOK ADS – WHAT ARE THEY AND WHY SHOULD I USE THEM?

Multiple Text Option Facebook Ads – What Are They and Why Should I Use Them?

A few months ago, Facebook released a new tool in their advert manager – Multiple text options! Multiple text option (MTO) allows you to add ...
Have You Added Milestones To Your Facebook Page Yet?

Video: Have You Added Milestones To Your Facebook Page Yet?

Adding milestones to your Facebook page is an essential ingredient for any business that is looking to enhance their page. Not only does Facebook give ...
Video: Christina Talks LinkedIn Employee Notifications

Video: Christina Talks LinkedIn Employee Notifications

Why should I use the Employee Notification feature in LinkedIn? In January 2020 LinkedIn announced that it would be removing its 'Elevate' platform which allowed ...
How do I get more Instagram followers?

Umm… how do I get more Instagram followers?

With Instagram being an up and coming platform – it’s no wonder more, and more businesses are turning to this social media site to try ...
The Lifespan of a Social Media Post

The Lifespan of a Social Media Post

One of the questions I’ve heard clients ask the most is how often they should post on social media. It was interesting to me to ...
Images in social media

Every picture tells a story – How to choose images for social media

We all make mistakes. It would be completely unrealistic to assume that you can go through an entire working day without making the odd typo ...
Create Shareable Content

Creating Shareworthy Social Media Content

If you really want to create content that your followers will engage with – you need to get in their heads! But you also need ...
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It's been a bit of a busy week or so here at Green Umbrella, to say the least. We've been out and about talking to ...
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 ...