Are you sure your children are your best source of social media information? Before you take social media advice from your children, read this.
Did you know there is more than one way to talk to customers on Facebook? Business Pages are the most common and usually the first thing we recommend you set up for your business, but there are several other ways you can communicate with potential and existing customers on [...]
Several people have asked me what the difference is between a Facebook Messenger Room and a Facebook Group, if both are for sharing thoughts and questions with like-minded people. While both features of Facebook can be used for similar purposes, the main difference is in the delivery of the [...]
Sometimes the best advice comes from surprising places, doesn't it? What if I told you my friend The Phone Lady, a consultant who helps people use the phone for actual verbal conversations, has great advice for businesses using social media to reach out to potential clients or customers? Yes, [...]
My adventure to Social Media Marketing World 2017 in San Diego got off to a rocky start. There was ice and snow, drinks and friends. And most importantly, lots of great learning. I've already bought my ticket for SMMW18. Read on to see what I learned this year and [...]
Should you pay a service to help you promote your blog post? I tested two blog promotion programs, Quuu and DrumUp. Read on to see which one performed best.
Facebook Messenger Rooms are a great way to communicate with people you may not otherwise be connected to on Facebook, but there are some pitfalls awaiting those who choose to open and manage a room. Recently I opened the Social Media Halifax room (click to join) to give small [...]
Google returns over 943 million results when you search for "What is the best time to post". Over 943 MILLION! WHEEEEEE-EW. That's a lot of people, writing a lot of opinions on when the best time to post your content is on social media. Every article uses a different [...]
Recently I had the opportunity to visit a number of local business websites to prepare posts for a client. Visiting these websites I noticed a number of problems that are easy to fix, yet were there. Digital marketing is about making information available to your customers. Let's not forget, [...]
The people who hire Twirp Communications are generally lacking in one of these three things: time, resources/skills, and interest. Some businesses are ready to add additional support and social media makes sense to outsource. Some people are behind in their technical skills and don’t want to take the time [...]