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I have recently undertaking a few marketing mentoring sessions with customers, as part of the process I like to reflect on the learning that has taken place. Some of the following maybe of use to you and your business. LinkedIn for leads and networking According to a leading national social media agency Linkedin is the […]Continue Reading


Facebook Story Bumping…the story so far. by Paul Friend As you may be aware last year Facebook changed their algorithm. This created lots of confusion amongst Facebook page owners, and Facebook marketing managers who were left scratching their heads as previously popular content seemed bereft of engagement and other content seemed to zoom up and […]Continue Reading


Improve Your Facebook Sidebar Ads to gain more clicks.   With the organic reach of a business page becoming smaller and smaller. If facebook is a key element of your social media marketing plan, it is vital you maximize any paid advertising you undertake. We have taken the lead from Jim Belosic, who wrote the […]Continue Reading


Whilst I was researching the latest happenings I came across a couple of articles that are speculating that Facebook be getting ready to force businesses to pay for any post that is blatantly promotional in nature? Select people have been invited to take part in a Facebook survey. The objective is unclear but it looks […]Continue Reading


Want more traffic to your website? What if you could double the click-through rates of your social media updates? Extra traffic from Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter would be nice, right? In this article you’ll discover four steps for crafting a great call to action that improves click-throughs. Why? Your website is the hub of your […]Continue Reading


LinkedIn Groups to generate leads by Paul Friend find me on google+ LinkedIn Groups are made up of a variety of subject areas, bringing together professionals of similar interests to discuss topics that relate to business. Again, you can find potential leads by either creating your own LinkedIn Group or by joining an existing group […]Continue Reading


Twitter chat to generate leads by Paul Friend find me on google+ Twitter chats are frequently scheduled discussions hosted by a Twitter account. Each chat uses a particular hashtag so that other Twitter users can follow the conversation even though topics change with each discussion. Because of the focused audience communities that participate in Twitter […]Continue Reading


Social Media Platforms Optimizing Your Keywords by Paul Friend, Friendly Consultancy of Derby, find me on google+ Social media has given a range of channels to allow people to connect across the globe.  Some would argue that social media is one, if not the best, ways people stay in touch, communicate, and outreach with one […]Continue Reading


A social media sites directory list by Paul Friend, Friendly Consultancy of Derby, find me on google+ Whoever said social media was just about Facebook. Some of the names on the list will be recognizable, while others are just start-ups with great potential, and some are potentially coming to the end of their life cycle. […]Continue Reading


Facebook How businesses Should Respond to Story Bump by Paul Friend, Friendly Consultancy of Derby Are you wondering how to respond to the Facebook news feed changes? Have you figured out how Story Bump can help your content remain top of mind with Facebook fans? If you want to understand how these Facebook changes will […]Continue Reading