3 Free and Incredibly Useful Educational Websites You Should Know About

This week we explore 3 free useful educational websites were you can get tons of resources on many subject areas including learning a  new language.

5 Tips to boost your business on Social Media

This week we examine 5 tips that will give your marketing efforts a boost on Social Media.  The foundation of excelling in Social Media marketing is to know what you want to say, where you have to say it and to whom.

Social Customer Service – 3 Ghanaian cases to learn from

Social Media is a great tool for offering help to your customer and by doing so, creating a customer for life. How do you assist a customer who reaches out (to you) on Social Media to ensure that your customer is satisfied? Before the advent of Social Media, customer complaints could be easily ‘nipped inContinue reading “Social Customer Service – 3 Ghanaian cases to learn from”

Decoding Snapchat: how to use it to achieve business goals – 2

In last week’s article, we examined Snapchat and its importance to business. We understood that Snapchat is quite different from other social media platforms. Kindly head over to http://www.exactmedia.wordpress.com if you missed last week’s article. In 2011 when the app was launched its ephemeral nature appealed to teenagers. It was an escape from other socialContinue reading “Decoding Snapchat: how to use it to achieve business goals – 2”

10 things to consider when choosing hashtags for marketing campaigns

Hashtags are an invaluable tool in marketing any business, both offline and online. It is easier for people to refer to and talk about your brand on a social network they frequent (that is on social media) rather than visit your website. Hashtags make it easier for a brand to be referenced on social media.Continue reading “10 things to consider when choosing hashtags for marketing campaigns”

USING INSTAGRAM DIRECT FOR BUSINESS

INSTAGRAM DIRECT: SPAMMERS’ HEAVEN OR MARKETERS’ PARADISE   On December 12th 2013, Instagram announced the introduction of a direct messaging feature they labelled Instagram Direct. This added feature allows users to send private text, photos and videos to individuals or a group of up to 15 people (Figure 1). Figure 1 This new addition hasContinue reading “USING INSTAGRAM DIRECT FOR BUSINESS”