Feeling Frazzled? Try a Social Media Slow DOWN

Social media seems to change faster and faster every year. Let me correct that; every WEEK. What was once “the-uber-best-hot strategy” can be viewed as “so last year” in just a few months. The learning curve with social media can be steep, and some folks…

600 Premade Social Media Updates=Massive Time Saver!

I know I am not alone when I say sometimes spending hours hunting down links and share-ables for social media makes me want to snatch myself BALD. If you are like me, you are probably constantly trying to keep up with social media, and figuring…

I Love my Blog {And My *WHY* when it comes to Blogging}

“You’re still doing that blog thing?” an acquaintance recently asked me,her eyebrows shooting up to her hairline in genuine surprise. Yes, I am still doing that “blog thing.” There was a time, when I first started blogging, that I was always having to explain “what”…

5 “Must-Know” Tips for New Bloggers

Last night I was watching re-runs of Shark Tank (LOVE that show) and the young couple that owns Grace & Lace was on there talking about how they grew their business to a 1.2+ million dollar biz (before the Sharks go involved). They also admitted…

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Blocking Freaks, Trolls and Turds on Social Media

You love your social media. I know you do, the studies don’t lie. Did you know the average person checks Facebook or Twitter before they even brush their teeth in the a.m? Guilty as charged. It’s nothing to be ashamed of (only because I do…

Social Media Sunday: Hot Picks and Cool Reads

Six Ways to Grow a LinkedIn Group: Tips From the Pros: Social Media Examiner  In Social Media Marketing, Timing Is Everything: Business2Community-I love this article. It has a great break down of best times of day to post for the top social media platforms. The…

Social Media Sunday: Hot Picks and Cool Reads

Time for Social Media Sunday: Hot Picks and Cool Reads! This is my weekly recap of all the “hot picks and cool reads” I have encountered in my Internet travels during the week. So grab a cup-o-coffee and settle in for some informational reading. Social…

WAHM Tip Thursday: Facebook’s Scheduling Feature Tutorial

I get asked often which platform is the best for scheduling social media. I always respond that, though I have used MarketMeSuite, TweetDeck and Hoostuite, Hootsuite is my hands-down fav… HOWEVER, when it comes to scheduling updates for Facebook, doing it organically on FB is…

Social Media Sunday: Hot Picks and Cool Reads

Happy Sunday! Time to grab a cuppa joe, lounge in your bunny slippers, and catch up on the Hot Picks and Cool Reads that I feel are “read-worthy” for the week! Enjoy 🙂 From Social Media Examiner: Introducing  LinkedIn Contacts and App From The SITS…