Twitter Etiquette For Business

I know that a lot of people don’t get twitter and cant quite wrap their head around what it is all about. One of the reasons for this, I feel, is that Twitter is ridiculously simple. I feel that users expect it to be as complex as Facebook, where it is very straightforward. Knowing how Twitter…

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Facebook Etiquette, Are You Doing It Right?

In order for your business to succeed on Facebook, you need to observe the unwritten rules of how to behave. Failure to observe the rules and pour the tea correctly will get you shunned and you won’t be invited back again.  Facebook is the daddy of all social media. In Ireland 64% of the population has…

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Etiquette Exists in the Digital Environment Too

Social media works so well because, humans are social creatures, but this is a little too simplified to understand why social media really works. As I said recently in my post “Social Media is Changing, but Your Customer Isn’t”,  we humans aren’t simply social (time to admit some truths to yourself here) we are nosey, interfering, opinionated , jealous, show offs…

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Social Media Is Changing But Your Customer Isn’t

Companies know the importance of Social Media and are constatnly being told that they need to be there. They know that they can ‘increase conversions’ and make more sales by using Facebook, Twitter etc. It is more than understandable, if you have a company your main objective all the time is to sell and make…

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How to Unfollow a ‘Friend’ on Facebook

Unfollow brands and friends on facebook

I get this question so many times, in fact it kind of shows me how annoying some brands and people can be on Social Media  – ‘How do I stop seeing a friends post on Facebook without unfriending them?’ Thankfully Facebook have thought of this and I will show you how to do this with your smart…

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Tweet Your Way to Success

Since Facebook started messing with my madness I’ve been more actively using Twitter. I have been finding it increasingly helpful and useful for information and promotion. Through some bloggers I found out about #irishbizparty. This was a pretty cool idea where Irish businesses promote themselves on a Wednesday night from 9-11pm using the hash tag #irishbizparty,…

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