I’m still buzzing after my first in-person InstaBrains workshop!
It might have been more than two weeks ago now… but I’m still feeling ALL the feels after delivering my very first InstaBrains workshop at CREATE Business Hub in Shenfield on 26th and 27th April.
A group of five fabulous marketers and business owners joined me for top tips on all things Insta. During the two-day session, these lucky attendees learned how to:
- Build a killer Instagram strategy
Together, we dissected what each guest wanted to achieve with their business, and helped them expl…
Getting Started with Digital Ads with Sarah Murdoch
Is it time for you to supercharge your social media marketing?
Digital advertising is a great way to enhance your marketing efforts, but when is the right time to commit to it?
How much should you spend on Facebook Ads?
And how long do you need to test things for?
I recently spoke with my friend Sarah Murdoch on The Social Brain Podcast to discuss why, when and how to get started with digital ads.
Prefer to listen to the audio version of our conversation? Go here.
A few years ago, there wa…
Are you ready to up your Instagram game this year?
There’s been lots of talk recently of Instagram’s declining engagement rates.
And while I can’t deny that I have seen less interaction on this platform than usual recently, I definitely don’t think now is the right time to jump ship and let all the hard work you’ve put into building your following here go to waste.
In fact, I think Instagram can still be extremely valuable for businesses.
Well, firstly, Instagram has 2 billion monthly active users – and it is still growing!
Plus, it’s …
Everything You Need to Know About Personal Brand Photography with Amanda Hall
Do you show your face enough for your business?
Are you confident being your authentic self online?
Do you struggle with being visible as a product-based business?
Professional personal brand photography can help you show up on social media with confidence and authenticity so you can build the know, like, trust factor within your community.
I recently spoke with my friend Amanda Hall on The Social Brain Podcast to discuss everything you need to know when it comes to preparing for, and gettin…
Everything You Need to Know About Email Marketing Sequences
How does email marketing really compliment your social media marketing efforts?
Are email marketing sequences that important?
I may be a social media manager, but I would not be doing my due diligence to you if I didn't advise you to diversify your marketing streams. After all, social media platforms are a borrowed space.
We don’t own our social media pages and, as we’ve seen in recent years, anything can happen. Accounts can get deactivated. The platform may change or decide not to run anymo…
Create a Winning Content Strategy to Boost Your Sales on Socials
(Want to listen to this blog post instead? Check out Episode 7 of The Social Brain podcast.)
Does creating a content strategy for social media leave your head in a spin?!
So many business owners post on social media without having a clear content plan, which can lead them to not get the results they want (and deserve!).
When you’ve got a well thought out content strategy in place, you’re likely to see an increase in followers, engagement and most importantly, SALES!
If you follow me on Insta…
The Pros and Cons of Going Viral on Social Media with Laura Jane
(Want to listen to this blog post instead? Check out Episode 6 of The Social Brain podcast.)
Have you ever googled “how to go viral on social media”?
Would you love your reels to hit millions of views?
Do you dream of social media fame?
After listening to this episode of The Social Brain Podcast, you might just change your mind….
I recently spoke with my friend Laura Jane on The Social Brain Podcast to discuss what it’s *really* like to go viral on social media after an audio Laura created …
Everything You Need to Know About Building Funnels in Business
Sales funnels, marketing funnels, business funnels. It's enough to make your head spin, isn't it?
Here at The Social Brain, we talk a lot about marketing funnels and the stages of a marketing funnel: brand awareness, nurturing, decision making and the sale.
But did you know there’s more than one type of funnel?
I recently spoke with my friend Rebecca Wise on The Social Brain Podcast to discuss all things business funnels, including the relationship between sales funnels and social media mark…
Ready to level up your Instagram marketing?
My new digital course talks you through EVERYTHING you need to know to create a winning Instagram strategy that’s less about boosting your followers and more about generating meaningful interactions that lead to actual results for your brand.
Why did I put together InstaBrains?
I’ve got more than 12 years’ experience in running Instagram accounts for my clients. I’ve been exploring every nook and cranny of this platform since i…
Are you using hashtags to your advantage?
Do you take time to research and apply the right hashtags to every one of your social media posts?
Or do you type in a couple of random phrases, click ‘upload’, and hope for the best?
I wouldn’t blame you if you’re guilty of the latter.
Even I’m suffering with a bit of hashtag fatigue.
Keeping up with the latest hashtag trends often seems like a full-time job in itself. As marketers, we can’t stick with the same ideas forever – we need to be constantly refreshing and updating our hashtag str…
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