What Social Media Platforms Should I Be On

At the time of writing this article Wikipedia (a source of everything factual….) lists a total of 194 different social media networks (or platforms). Wikipedia states that this list is “…not exhaustive, and is limited to notable, well-known sites.”

There is a thought out there that to be “killing the game” you have to be everywhere, but if this were the case, you would be individually creating over 194 pieces of content, multiple times each week, just to keep up. It’s simply not achievable. So, with that in mind, we hear you asking the question “what social platforms should i be on?”, and it is this question that we will attempt to answer for you.
 
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How Many Times Should I Post to Social Media

How many times should i post to social media?
This is an age old question.

It’s fairly logical to think that posting more frequently will lead to greater chances of your content being seen, which will lead to more people following your brand/business and this leads to more sales.
So if that’s the case, why not post 2, 3, 10, 20 times per day on all platforms?
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Simple Instagram Hashtag Hack

We wanted to take some time to help all of you budding Instagram celebrities out there by sharing a simple Instagram hashtag hack. This isn’t like a “fool the system” hack, but more of an easier way to figure out what hashtags to use on your next post.
 
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What to do When Facebook Deny Your Page Name Change

Businesses go through many different cycles. They grow (hopefully), evolve, and often take on a completely different form than what was intended when the business began. This can often result in a name change. What was initially a magnificent business /brand name at day one, no longer makes sense. In cases where businesses change their name, it can either be a very simple, or very complex job, depending on the size of the business. However, regardless of the business’s size, there’s a high chance that there is a Facebook Page for the business that needs to be updated to keep up with the branding overall. We have found that this process is not as straightforward as one might hope, and there seem to be a lot of criteria that you must meet before Facebook will allow you to change the name of the page. In this article, we will show you what to do when Facebook deny your page name change, and hopefully we can help you to avoid any stress or anxiety with this process.
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2019 Social Media Image Sizes

Making your you have great marketing content across the different social media platforms  is essential to growing a business in today’s world. But with so many different social media platforms that all require unique image dimensions for posting, it can be a bit of a minefield when it comes to creating your content. This is why we have put together a quick  guide for your 2019 social media image sizes across 6 of the top platforms.

In our guide, we cover:

• Facebook
• Instagram
• LinkedIn
• Twitter
• Pinterest
• YouTube

To make it easier on themselves, some businesses simply create one piece of content and distribute this across each platform, or create one header image and try t crop it for each different platform. This is totally fine, if you like coming across to potential customers as unprofessional. But if you want to carry excellence in everything you do, and you want potential customers to notice this, it’s best to make sure each piece of content (or header image) is created correctly.

Below you will find the image guides for each of the 6 social platforms we have mentioned. You will also be able to purchase our 2019 Social Media Bundle, which includes image templates (with guides) for all of the mentioned image types. This means that instead of reading this blog and creating your own templates, you could just download ours.

Along with the image templates (.psd files), by purchasing the 2019 Social Media Bundle, you will receive:

• A complete (editable) 2019 calendar – with important dates – to plan and prepare your years social media posts
• A list of 136 worldwide celebration days (complete with official hashtags) to make sure you’re promoting causes that are important to your business
• The below image guide (.pdf file)

Click here to purchase the 2019 Social Media Bundle for only NZ$19.95
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