Communities

What the current Twitter storm teaches us about employee advocacy

It was one of my biggest social media mistakes. A while back, I was working with a client, planning the distribution of a new blog. The moment the article went live, the author sent me an 'urgent' message requesting the link and a few words she could use to share the post on social media.… Continue reading What the current Twitter storm teaches us about employee advocacy

Communities, Content

Use this simple method to build strong connections with LinkedIn experts

In social media, as in life, you get out what you put in. Especially as you grow your network. Sure, you can follow dozens of people at the click of the button. But there are better ways to invest your time if you want to build stronger connections with your peers on Twitter and LinkedIn.… Continue reading Use this simple method to build strong connections with LinkedIn experts

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How to Fit Twitter Around Your Busy Working Day

In this post I’ll explain my daily Twitter schedule and the workflow that I use to gather and share content. At the start of the week, I was fortunate to attend a webinar hosted by Tim Hughes, one of the founders of DLA Ignite. Tim is one of social media’s genuine business celebrities, a blue-tick… Continue reading How to Fit Twitter Around Your Busy Working Day

Communities

Five super social and curation apps that will save you time and boost your digital profile

In my previous post I described how you can follow a simple drill that will raise your profile on social media and attract new followers quickly. The other related questions that I hear frequently, are ‘how can I find interesting articles to share’, and ‘is there a simple way to schedule posts so that they get… Continue reading Five super social and curation apps that will save you time and boost your digital profile

Communities

Circles of influence: How to find followers and make friends on Twitter and LinkedIn

Finding followers. It’s one of the most important steps when raising your profile on social media. No surprises there. No surprises either that when people get started on Twitter, one of the first questions is, “who should I follow,” quickly succeeded by “and how do I make them follow me back?”. The simplest answer is… Continue reading Circles of influence: How to find followers and make friends on Twitter and LinkedIn