Advice to get started in digital marketing 2020.

From speaking at SYP_Oxford last year I’ve had a few questions around digital marketing and how to get started with a career in social media marketing. I love to help answer your questions so do keep them coming. Here’s my top three tips and advice for anyone looking to get started in digital marketing this year.

What have I been up to?

Hey beautiful people. Can you believe we’re in the middle of summer already and over half way through 2019? I know I’ve been MIA for a minute. I thought I’d jump on today and give you some insight on what I’ve been up to in my spare time. I’ve been working on getting a decadeContinue reading “What have I been up to?”

Stand out before you fit in

Be different. Too many of us try to fit in because culture and hierarchy have led us to believe that we should. Why? What good is it if you become like joe bloggs on your left or June wright on your right? What if you seek to improve, to change, to move the needle inContinue reading “Stand out before you fit in”

Things you should know about being a marketer

Two things you need to know before you become a marketer: 1. Change is inevitable – I’ve come to learn that change for humans is not a favorable word. I’ve even stumbled across colleagues in my industry who have really struggled with change and the fast-paced rate that some businesses are being pulled towards inContinue reading “Things you should know about being a marketer”

Quote of the week

Hi all, It’s been a minute… I thought I’d kick of my first post of the year with a quote on community building. This week’s quote is from Megan Adams. Don’t forget to touch base with your customers once they have engaged with your brand or business. Three ways to engage with your community throughContinue reading “Quote of the week”

7 tips on creating a social media campaign

  Set your goals – what’s the purpose of this campaign? Think about the gains you would like to see from running it. Is it to engage your audience, drive traffic to a particular place, or action? Is it to increase sales revenue? Be specific as you can. Choose your channels – Don’t just chooseContinue reading “7 tips on creating a social media campaign”

How often should I post on social media?

I get asked this question a lot, so today I thought I’d do a quick blog post on my recommendations. *Disclaimer I am by no means saying that I have been great at sticking to this with my own blog for the past few years. Working full-time, building a business and life has got inContinue reading “How often should I post on social media?”

Boost your business with Facebook review

Last week, I had the privilege of attending an afternoon event with Facebook & Instagram on how to boost your business using Facebook and Instagram, so I thought I’d share a few snapshots and thoughts that stood out from the day. We had some free coffee! Big thank you to the the lovely guys over a @pactcoffee andContinue reading “Boost your business with Facebook review”

3 reasons you should use Instagram for your business 

If you’re not on it, and you are a start-up with visual products and a young audience base – download this app today. If you don’t have a product to sell, don’t worry, I think any business can benefit from this wonderful platform. We all love to look at pictures, and take pictures. Instagram nowContinue reading “3 reasons you should use Instagram for your business “