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Gavin Hirst - Tuesday 21st January 2020

5 of our favourite Social Media tips for 2020

If you manage social media profiles for your own company, or you work for an agency managing social media profiles for a client, you know how tricky it can be to maintain your mojo when it comes to creating and delivering engaging content on a daily basis.

Depending on the niche you work in, coming up with creative ideas to engage your audience can be one of the most challenging and time-consuming tasks you undertake.

Your audience on social media is demanding. They want to be entertained and if your content doesn’t grab their attention, it’s a quick flick of the finger and your post is history. Creating content plans for entertaining or educating content can be a struggle. With clients in sectors like dentistry and shipping containers, we know how hard it can be to come up with new ideas.

Thankfully over time, we have refined our strategies and tuned ourselves…

Gavin Hirst - Tuesday 21st March 2017

Social Media Updates 2017

The changing pace of social media is unrelenting. Despite working on various social media accounts and managing a plethora of pages, it’s still remarkable how many times you find yourself asking ‘what happened to that feature?’ or ‘what’s this new thing all about?’ Change is definitely a good thing but keeping on top of things can be tricky – there’s only so much you can read about on any given day and if you are working across all areas of digital marketing, keeping up with all the latest developments in all areas is not easy. That’s why we wanted to pull together some of our favourite little tips and shortcuts to help you to get the most out of whichever platform you are using and keep you up to date with what’s been going on.

These tips are based on questions we find ourselves asking or on things we see…

Paul Thornton - Tuesday 18th October 2011

Facebook Ads

To many of you, Facebook may be seen as only a social media network – keeping up to date with your friend’s lives, posting new developments on your own life etc. However, Facebook is the biggest online marketplace for businesses today.

Have you noticed when you click “like” for anything you enjoy, join a group or page, even updating your status, you will instantly see ads on the side related to what you just liked! It seems scary and some may debate that it is an invasion of privacy and there shouldn’t be a place for it on such social media networks. But with 750 million members worldwide and 2,069,480 in NZ alone (#56 in the world), there’s a large audience to reach and target. Such ads also benefit consumers – sales, deals, exclusive Facebook offers – the ads basically come to you! You don’t have to do any research…