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Why I Finally Left My Favourite Social Media Scheduling Tool

Choosing a social media scheduling tool to streamline your marketing efforts might not be as easy as you think. After using Hootsuite for several years, I decided to switch. Here's why.

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Do I Really Need to Post During Summer Vacation?

for many businesses, especially consultants, summer is traditionally a slower time for business as many clients are on vacation themselves, or herding their children off to summer activities. As a social media consultant, I definitely see a major slow down over the months of summer and I try to [...]

Which Social Media Scheduler is Best for You? Comparing 8 Programs

If you are doing any decent amount of social media marketing for your own business, or for others, you've probably already tried a scheduling system or two to help with the workload. Maybe you've felt it's wrong to schedule content and you gave up? Or maybe you just didn't [...]

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6 Steps to Schedule Instagram Posts with Hootsuite

Hootsuite rocked the social media world recently when their latest integration was announced: Instagram. There had been ways to add some Instagram functionality to your Hootsuite dashboard previously, but for me they only worked sporadically, and the main feature we all wanted was missing. Hootsuite listened. Now we have [...]

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10 Minutes a Day to do Social for Business?

Recently I found this interesting e-mail in my inbox. The subject line (It only takes 10 minutes to have success in social media) really intrigued me as I often hear about these 10 minutes a day plans...heck...I even gave an example of my own of how I thought you [...]