Clare’s Blog

Facebook 📦 Unpacked

  Like it or not, being present on social media as a business is as important as having a good website, sending mail campaigns or advertising on Google. Whilst it is a vital cog in your marketing plan, the social platforms you use, or how often you post, will vary from business to business. This…
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Instagram 📦 Unpacked

Plan-Do-Review At the start of the month, I like to chart the progress of each of my social media platforms, noting the results on a spread sheet and then summarising on a post-it-note. This process is something I adopted many years ago when learning HighScope Education for under 5’s. The children learnt how to plan-do-review with…
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Three Mid-Week Musts

It’s Wednesday, you have a to-do list as a long as your arm, and on top of that, you need to think about social media. Here are my Three Mid-Week Musts to help get you noticed on social media this week. They really work! 1. Tag Movers and Shakers IDEA Whatever the post, is there someone you…
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Clare’s Top 10 Checklist

  If you have a new business, there are so many things to think about, that social media can often feel like an extra pressure. Here are 10 top tips to help keep your head above water and ensure you are looking good online. 1. Consistency You can go wild and post something on social…
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Something about charity shopping

Friday Flashback – Written in 2015 Today is ‘what I call’ my High Street day. Having worked for Chislehurst Youth For Christ for almost 9 years, managing the 2gether charity shop, the trustees have recently allowed me one day a week to fulfill my other roles on the High Street. For some time I have…
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