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How to use Twitter for your business – Infographic

Posted by on June 4, 2014 in Business Management, Conduct, Online Marketing, Social Media, Tips, Twitter | 0 comments

Twitter recently posted on their blog the survey results of 1100 small & medium-sized businesses when asked how they use Twitter on a day-to-day basis as a business tool. Below is the infographic used to display these results.   To view the original post by Twitter please click...

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Pinterest Guided Search

Posted by on April 29, 2014 in Pinterest, Social Media, Tips | 0 comments

Find what you're looking or make new discoveries along the way with Pinterest's new guided search.

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Tips & Tricks: Why a period before a Twitter @mention?

Posted by on April 17, 2014 in Social Media, Tips, Twitter | 0 comments

Have you ever sat there scratching your head as you scroll through your Twitter feed wondering why some tweets start with a period before an @mention? This is one of those little known tricks that makes a big difference in who sees your tweets. When you post a Tweet that is directed to someone by putting their @handle at the beginning it will only appear in the feed of that user and any common followers you both share. Did you know that? Twitter does this in order to cut down on the amount of Tweets showing in your...

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New Twitter Profiles Coming Soon

Posted by on April 14, 2014 in Business Management, Conduct, Online Marketing, Social Media, Tips, Twitter | 0 comments

Twitter is taking a page out of the Facebook and Google+ playbook and changing up their profile layout. Not too long ago Twitter made images within your feed larger and now they’re extending that to improve other aspects of your web profile according to their blog. Here’s the scoop on what’s coming. Larger header and profile images: Just like Facebook’s cover image, you will soon be able to have a larger header image to get creative with. An added bonus is the profile image will be slightly larger...

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Facebook Changes News Feed Algorithm to Fight ‘Spammy’ Posts

Posted by on April 10, 2014 in Conduct, Facebook, Online Marketing, Social Media, Tips | 0 comments

Facebook is changing up the algorithm used to curate the News Feed in order to prevent posts that are considered “spammy” or “like-baiting” according to their blog post today. The change is being made to reduce stories and posts that users have indicated they do not want to see in their News Feed. The Facebook changes target 3 specific types of posts: Like-baiting, frequently circulated content and spammy links. Like-baiting “Like-baiting” is when a post explicitly asks News Feed readers to like,...

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This is why you don’t have more Twitter followers

Posted by on April 8, 2014 in Conduct, Online Marketing, Social Media, Tips, Twitter | 0 comments

Often Twitter users make the decisions to follow or not follow someone in seconds. This means you have very little time to make an impression. Mashable looked into why people chose not to hit the “Follow”. A summary of their findings are noted below in the 10 important things you may need to change in order to gain more relevant followers. 1. You’re a “guru” The people who call themselves a "guru" are almost always not, so please don't use this terrible expression. The same goes for "maven," "expert"...

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New Facebook Page Layout & Tab Changes

Posted by on March 24, 2014 in Facebook, Online Marketing, Social Media, Tips | 0 comments

Earlier this month Facebook started rolling out a streamlined look for pages in order to be more consistent with the personal profile design. Something to keep in mind is that the redesign of personal profiles happened over a year ago so the layout change to business pages is really something we’re already used to. It was just a matter of time before the same design was applied to business pages. Most of the changes are cosmetic with Facebook moving information into different places. The one change that many...

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Women Dominate Social Media – Except One (Infographic)

Posted by on March 12, 2014 in Business Management, Facebook, LinkedIn, Online Marketing, Pinterest, Social Media, Tips, Twitter | 0 comments

Women have been the key when it comes to the power of influence regardless of the decisions being made. This is no different in the world of social media where women dominate on all social media sites with the exception of one - LinkedIn. The folks over at FinancesOnline.com have put together an impressive amount of information all laid out in an infographic that clearly demonstrates how women make use of social media. The infographic shows that women use social media more often than men and that they also use these...

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B2 Music

Posted by on February 24, 2014 in Portfolio, WordPress | 0 comments

B2 Music

WordPress set-up and installation, theme customization, music player installation and set-up. B2 Music

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Durham Community Foundation

Posted by on January 3, 2014 in Portfolio, WordPress | 0 comments

Durham Community Foundation

Theme modifications, new page creations, image editing Durham Community Foundation

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