Category Archives: Using social media for business

3 of the latest crucial tips for Facebook fan pages

Social Media is a fast-paced industry and to be effective in Social Media Marketing you must keep up to speed with the latest news and developments. 1. In the past, it was advised that fan pages only posted once per … Continue reading

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Everything your employees need to know about social media

Today we want to show you an interesting infographic that we have found on Mashable.com about the best practices to teach your employees in Social Media. What do you think is most important for small businesses to teach their employees about … Continue reading

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Having an online presence is the modern day shop window display.

High Street shop owners don’t board up their shop windows do they? …But why then do so many small local businesses still refuse to make the most of what the digital world now offers SMEs? Why is it essential that … Continue reading

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Digital Birmingham with Virgin Media Pioneers

Digital Birmingham is joining forces with Virgin Media Pioneers to ‘support fledging young entrepreneurs in kick starting their own businesses in the West Midlands.’ Here at OnlyUncle.com, we’re campaigning to help get SMEs online thus fully backing Digital Birmingham. ‘By … Continue reading

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Businesses of all sizes MUST adapt to the evolution of online advertising

The Financial Times recently published a Digital and Social Media special report. It made one thing clear – there is no going back – digital is constantly evolving, taking consumers with it. Mastering a new set of skills Online marketing … Continue reading

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Facebook Timeline for brands – What it means.

We’ve collected some insights about Facebook Timeline for brands. Have you viewed your Facebook fan page as a Timeline yet? You can publish it now or wait – your new page with Timeline will automatically be published on March 30th. … Continue reading

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7 simple ways to encourage interaction on your Facebook Fan Page

Have you got a Facebook Page that no-one interacts on? Annoying isn’t it. Here’s 7 things you can do to ignite a little conversation on your page. Share funny, interesting articles / blog posts / expertise. Start discussions and ask … Continue reading

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Social Media Week 2012 Highlights via Chinwag

Day One ‘On Monday causing a stir was Twitter, the Butterfly effect and the future of Journalism with Andrew Walker, founder of Tweetminster; Paul Lewis, Special Projects Editor at the Guardian; Anna Doble, Senior Online Producer at Channel4 News; Steve Butterworth, founder … Continue reading

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5 ways to boost your social networking

What other networking websites apart from Linkedin might be beneficial for your professional network? Here’s the top 5 networking websites that could help you land your dream job or connect your business with others. 1. RizeRyze. For CEOs, entrepreneurs and … Continue reading

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3 must-see Social Media Week 2012 conferences

Social Media Week 2012 is nearly at an end. We’ve been glued to Twitter, following #smwldn, attending events and also watching live streams. Here’s 3 of the most useful Social Media Week 2012 conferences for small business owners. But first … Continue reading

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