Take a look at your Instagram bio right now. What does it say? Is it informative? Intriguing? After people look at your picture and name, the bio's the next place people look to figure out if they want to follow you (or keep following you) and why. This is a very critical area for you … Continue reading How to optimize your Instagram bio
In our Hello Fall and Hello Spring Challenges we do (8-day Instagram Challenges for small biz owners and small biz lovers), we have participants start with introductory posts, most starting with "Hello, my name is." Today, I want you to now consider the importance of your actual name on Instagram. Remember, people will be searching … Continue reading Do you know the power of your Instagram name?
I know you see hashtags all the time, but do you know how to really get the most out of them for your account? It takes time, but you can eventually learn which hashtags are drawing followers to you, what the most popular and effective tags in your industry are, how many tags are appropriate … Continue reading Use the power of hashtags for audience growth and to attract the right audience!
Now's the time to join in the fun! Doesn't it seem like 2019 has absolutely flown by? And what does your Instagram have to show for it - lackluster results? Say no more. I get it. That's why I'm so glad to officially invite you to the #HelloFallChallenge: eight days of Instagram fun with all the juicy … Continue reading Ready to turn over a new leaf with your Instagram? Check out the #HelloFallChallenge
Recently we encountered a delightful New York native who has a penchant for all things Cali - a journalist by trade who once wrote a book on relationships and the struggle between men and women and what's behind all of that. The book is entitled "Kaliening on the Road to Happiness" - self-published back in the … Continue reading Spirituality and business – do they mix?
We were recently interviewed by Jim Fitzpatrick of ASBN (Atlanta Small Business Network) along with Mark Collier of UGA's Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Check out the interview below! REPOST from MyASBN.com: The market for advertising firms is a crowded one, and it’s often difficult to create noticeable distinction between agencies. However, we spoke … Continue reading We were just featured on Atlanta Small Business Network! Check it out.
How do you create a powerful business name? You start with (1) homework, (2) brainstorming with friends (preferably with a bottle of wine), (3) remembering what NOT to do and (4) following these 6 best tips on how to name your business. Some of these you might be surprised by! Check this out and share … Continue reading Tips on Naming Your Business: How to Create a Powerful Business Name
I'm sure by now you heard the iTunes news that came out a little over a week ago. THe nearly two-decade-old iTunes is going away to be replaced by three key functional areas it serves anyway: Apple Music, Apple Podcasts and Apple TV. But how will that effect us podcasters (especially those of us who … Continue reading How iTunes Shutting Down Effects Podcasters
Have you ever used the SBDC (Small Business Development Center) with UGA before? I just started for the first time today. They take you in as a client - you fill out some basic info (a simple one-pager) to start. My particular advisor / resource partner (not sure what to call him yet) wanted the … Continue reading The SBDC: A Great (and FREE) Resource for Entrepreneurs
This one is for the non-profits - especially those who volunteer for them (like I do). If you've ever been asked to get involved with planning and executing an awards show for a non-profit, this video was tailor-made for you. I now have two successful non-profit award shows under my belt that I've gleaned experience … Continue reading Planning an Awards Ceremony? Start here. (Includes Free Checklist)