The Best Facebook Groups for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners

The Best Facebook Groups for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners

It is no secret that Facebook can be a powerful tool when it comes to promoting your business and learning best practices. However, with so many users and businesses on the platform, competition on Facebook is fierce. Many established companies therefore pay high advertising fees in order to secure the attention of their target group. Luckily, there is another way. Recent years have seen a sharp increase in the volume of Facebook Groups dedicated to a certain business purpose.

How to Get the Most Out of Your Free Pinterest Tailwind Account

How to Get the Most Out of Your Free Pinterest Tailwind Account

Tailwind is the powerhouse of tools when it comes to Pinterest marketing. But what happens when your trial runs out and, for whatever reason, you can’t sign up for a monthly paid plan? The free account actually has pretty good features that will still save you time and increase your reach, helping you get to the point where you can sign up for a plus plan.

Where to Find Free Stock Video

Where to Find Free Stock Video

If you aren't a videographer (either by profession or by hobby), chances are you've avoiding making any videos to share on social media beyond a few Facebook Lives or streaming your desktop as you do a tutorial. But what about those fun or informative videos that have a bunch of clips edited together? You know: the Now This and BuzzFeed style videos that seem to be all over your social media feeds. Below I've linked to some websites where you can get great video clips for free.

This post will be continuously updated as new sites are brought to my attention. New additions are bolded.

Creating a Branded Intro/Outro for Your Facebook Lives

Creating a Branded Intro/Outro for Your Facebook Lives

If you are doing Facebook Live to market and advertise your business, you might be looking for ways to brand your videos or give them a more professional feel. That’s where the Live Creative Kit comes in! You can add a watermark to your videos, a custom intro and outro, and even make stickers unique to your broadcasts. Inside I’ll show you step-by-step how to set it up!

How to Get Notified When Your Favourite Facebook Page Goes Live

How to Get Notified When Your Favourite Facebook Page Goes Live

Being able to customize your Facebook experience is part of what makes Facebook so hard to quit (no matter how much you may grumble about algorithms and privacy). And as we get busier, it’s easier to listen to a video or a podcast at the gym or in the car than it is to sit down a read a blog post...like this one, lol!

Here are the steps to make sure you never miss another Facebook Live from your favourite page.

What Happened When I Stopped Posting on Social Media for a Week

What Happened When I Stopped Posting on Social Media for a Week

I post on a near daily basis on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Pinterest. What I noticed (and what has happened before) is that my existing posting strategy was no longer as effective as in the past so it was time to step back and take a look at what I could be doing different.

3 Ways to Incorporate Influencers Into Your Content and Gain Hundreds of Social Shares

3 Ways to Incorporate Influencers Into Your Content and Gain Hundreds of Social Shares

For decades, even centuries, word-of-mouth has been one of if not the most, important and most valuable form of marketing. If you’re going to go to the cinema but stuck on what to watch, the chances are that you’d read some reviews to see which movie looks the best.