Providing remote TeamViewer access
There are many collaboration programs out there. But for ‘occasional’ use TeamViewer has a remote access feature that is free for non-commercial use. Great if you have a friend who thinks they can login to your computer and fix any techie issues you have, [like setting up your domain emails on Outlook] , or even show you how to use a program you’re having problems with.
Here are the instructions for allowing secure remote access on… Continue reading
Want your Instagram photos to post to a Facebook Page?
I had a client that wanted to use Instagram to post images and videos to the Facebook Page, so I thought I’d share my instructions:-
When it comes to using Instagram for a Facebook business Page, it’s not a business account you use, it’s actually an individual thing connected to the individual’s personal Facebook profile.
Once you’ve set yourself up on your mobile with Instagram, you connect with your personal… Continue reading
Growing a community around your products or services is probably the number one reason you are using Facebook for your business. A community of past and future customers that are attracted to the content you provide in your Facebook posts. Knowing what content your Facebook Fans enjoy gives you the insight you need to provide more of what they want.
How to analyse Facebook Insights Overview
But how do you know if the posts, photos, videos etc you are posting… Continue reading
Here are some instructions on uploading video to YouTube June 2013
HOW TO UPLOAD A VIDEO TO YOUTUBE
Go to https://www.youtube.com and click on SIGN IN
Select your brand as the YouTube user;
Click on UPLOAD;
Either drag and down the video file in this area, or click on the area and browse your harddrive for the video file to upload.
Edit the TITLE and DESCRIPTION; include some keywords in TAGS; set the video as PUBLIC or PRIVATE; select a… Continue reading
I’m always on the look out for time-saving tools, and was on the hunt for something that would allow me to speed up YouTube video playback… and I found a really cool YouTube tool.
Halve your YouTube viewing time – or watch twice as many videos!
I have no idea how it works, I just know that now I can view some YouTube videos at either 1.5 times or double speed playback. Here’s what I did:-
I went to http://www.youtube.com/html5… Continue reading
Many people in the social media arena and many businesses are in a bit of a frenzy with the looming ‘imposed’ design changes that Google are making to the YouTube Channel layout. The reason behind the changes by Google/YouTube is that the channels will now be suitable for viewing on multiple devices.
Create your new YouTube Channel banner image
As a social media manager, we will no longer have the option for a full background image for our clients, but… Continue reading
Sometimes I want to create a Facebook Page post that’s informative, but the problem is when I want to link to that information again it’s hard to find, lost amongst all my other Page posts. Introducing Facebook Notes. Facebook Notes are a great way to create larger posts and have them stored somewhere that’s easy to find and link to later on. They are excellent for ‘How tos’ and other informative posts that your Fans will benefit from over time.… Continue reading
I have had a few LinkedIn Professional Profiles request a connection on LinkedIn only to turn out to be obviously fake and begin spamming me with some $13million dollar deal.
This guy was sending me weird emails, so I wanted to remove him from my network:-
Here’s how to “un-connect” or remove a contact from your LinkedIn network:- 1. Click on the “CONTACTS” in the top menu. 2. Click “CONNECTIONS”; 3. Click “REMOVE CONNECTIONS”; 4. Locate the connection you want… Continue reading
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard many marketing experts recommend small businesses use social media as part of their marketing strategy. The Internet is swamped with articles on using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and something called Pinterest, and a heap of other sites, to help promote your brand, products and services. For most small business owners, however, all this information is just causing a problem of overwhelm, and in some cases, just forces the small business owner… Continue reading