Category: Social Media Marketing

Here’s How I Doubled My Impressions On Pinterest Overnight

Despite Pinterest being one of the greatest sources of traffic for inspired bloggers and infopreneurs, it can get pretty depressing when your pins fail to get any impressions (a.k.a. views). This can be a common occurrence, especially if you don’t know what you’re doing. Yet I did know what I was doing and I was still struggling. Despite once having over 1 million monthly visitors on my Pinterest account a few years ago, I’d since neglected the

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Do NOT Use Instagram Engagement Groups & Pods (Here’s Why)

Did you know that I used to run my own engagement pods back in the day? If you’re not sure what these are… An engagement pod is a group filled with Instagram users that will collectively share and engage with each other’s posts. The purpose of this is to con Instagram’s algorithm into thinking that your content is really good and that it should push your posts to the top of people’s feeds – or even the

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This Simple Idea Transformed My Pinterest Overnight

Not gonna lie, I was really struggling with Pinterest. It’s not that I find it difficult, as I have been highly successful on the platform before. In fact, I once managed to get over 1 million monthly visitors at one point. No, the problem that I had was that I hated how my pins looked. They didn’t resonate with me nor my brand. As a consequence, the design process became a chore and I fell out of

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The Biggest Mistake I See On Instagram (And Social Media)

The biggest mistake I see on Instagram is when content creators either follow or engage with someone, purely with the mindset that it’s going to benefit themselves in the long run, rather than interacting with those people because they genuinely want to. Whether that be because you actually like their content OR you actually resonate with them as a person. It’s the same reason why some creators will spread themselves so thin, over a dozen different social

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How To Give More Value On Social Media (And Gain Raving Fans)

If you’ve been in business long enough then you’ve probably heard the term value being thrown around like plates at a Greek wedding. But what does value mean? And how can you actually give value to your followers? Well, a quick Google search will tell you that the word value refers to… “The regard that something is held to deserve; the importance, worth, or usefulness of something.” But what does that mean when it comes to your

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How To Sell Your Products & Services On Instagram

Struggling to sell your products and services on Instagram and wondering whether the social media platform is even worth it? Not to worry, as Instagram is still an effective tool to sell your goods, but only if you know how. In this post, I will be explaining the various drawbacks when trying to sell on Instagram, as well as the best way to do so. The trick to selling on Instagram isn’t necessarily with the link in

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Action Blocked On Instagram? Here’s What To Do

Are you being left frustrated by a persistent warning message from Instagram telling you that your action has been blocked? Well, not to worry as I’ll be showing you the reason why you’re getting the message, how to resolve this issue and also how to avoid getting it again in the future. The reason for receiving an ‘Action Blocked’ message on Instagram is usually because you are abusing the platform’s features and likely becoming a hindrance to

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How To Grow A Small Business With Social Media - Mike Walters

How To Grow A Small Business With Social Media

Just started up and wondering how to get clients? Or perhaps you’ve been running a business for some time and struggling to bring in any sales? Either way, in this post i’ll help you to understand the purpose of social media for your small business, how it works and you how you can utilise it to consistently increase your sales. The first thing you’ll need to establish is which social media platform(s) you should be using, because

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When And How Often To Post On Instagram - Mike Walters

When To Post On Instagram To Get Crazy Engagement

I’ve been helping people to grow their Instagram accounts for years now and I always get asked about when to post on Instagram and how often. This article should explain just that. Wondering when to post on Instagram? The answer is to do so as frequently as possible, without hindering the quality of your posts. There is no perfect time to post, however, by being consistent with the timing of your posts, your content becomes part of

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How To Get More Followers On Instagram - Mike Walters

How To Get More Followers On Instagram

A question I get asked all the time is “How do I get more Instagram followers?”, and it seems to signify the increasing preference of Instagram over other social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter or Linkedin. The reason why you might want to increase your follower count on Instagram is because you’re looking to either grow your own business, become an influencer or perhaps because it might make you feel better about yourself. The answer to

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