Everything You Need to Know About Instagram Business Accounts

Everything You Need to Know About Instagram Business Accounts

I was asked about the benefits of a business account from an artrepreneur and thought other creatives would benefit from this post. I outlined the common questions about Instagram business accounts and laid out some pros and cons to consider before making the switch. When…

5 Daily Things to do on Instagram

5 Daily Things to do on Instagram

Not sure how to “work your Instagram” or feeling like you are not sure what to do when you login to your account. This week’s blog post outlines 5 daily tasks to do on your Instagram. 1. Check on Your Post’s Results The first daily…

Hashtag Rules You Don’t Know Exist

Hashtag Rules You Don’t Know Exist

If hashtags are still a mystery for you, it’s important to know that there is a strategy behind hashtags. It’s a new form of digital language, that if understood, can help with your online business growth. This blog post discusses the “rules” that you didn’t…

How to Respond to Fake Accounts & Hackers on Instagram

How to Respond to Fake Accounts & Hackers on Instagram

Fake accounts following you on Instagram: Ignore them. Spam account and bots will eventually get removed. You can report them as spam, but move on and don’t worry that they followed. If your account is hacked on Instagram: As long as you can keep accessing…

Why You Can’t Rely on Your Social Media

Why You Can’t Rely on Your Social Media

Let’s be real, you can’t rely on social media: algorithms change, advertising is a pay-to-play game, and online marketing is a constantly changing environment. By the time you figure out a strategy to gain fans and followers, it seems like something has changed. While social…

6 Things to be Aware of with Instagram Giveaways

6 Things to be Aware of with Instagram Giveaways

Giveaways on social media can be a fun way to quickly grow your audience and add a bit of buzz around your products. There are a handful of things that tend to occur around social media giveaways that are hard to avoid but important to…

20 Reasons Why You Need An Instagram for your Art

20 Reasons Why You Need An Instagram for your Art

A frequent question I get from artists is if they really need an Instagram account. There are plenty of blog articles that can tell you HOW to do Instagram, but this posts outlines WHY you need an Instagram.  It supports your creative business by being…

12 Small Ways to Improve Your Website

12 Small Ways to Improve Your Website

Always buy your domain with a .com. If someone else owns it, pick a different domain name. Branding is so key in the modern era of business entrepreneurship that having a unique name and brand is an important way to build your platform. Your website…

The New Social Economy: All About Building Your Social Capital

The New Social Economy: All About Building Your Social Capital

Social capital is the new digital “currency.” It’s what you are trying to gain when you are posing, sharing, commenting, and working on your online social networking accounts. Accounts with higher amounts of followers will naturally have more social capital than accounts with lower followers.…

4 Ways to Develop Better Online Content

4 Ways to Develop Better Online Content

Do you keep posting and sharing but not having luck? Banking on something going viral to get followers? Debating about buying likes through promotions? Well, this is the post for you! This week’s blog post puts you in charge of driving the success of your…