Marketing on Pinterest First of all, what is Pinterest? For the uninitiated, Pinterest can be a confusing concept. An online pinboard? For what purpose? What am I even supposed to pin to this pinboard? Whether you’re a seasoned Pinterest user or a social media novice, there are a lot more marketing applications for this social media platform than you might realize! What is Pinterest? Simply put, Pinterest is an online space used primarily for collecting visual pieces of multimedia, mostly images. What sets this apart from Facebook or Instagram is the incredible longevity of Pinterest posts. Pinterest pins are 100x more spreadable than...

Published on Jan 22 2018 on Small Business BC Website: https://smallbusinessbc.ca/article/virtual-assistant-can-help-small-business/ Entrepreneurs start their ventures with bold visions and big plans. However, it’s all too easy to get bogged down by the mundane tasks involved in building a business empire. No matter the industry, every company has these critical tasks that can’t be ignored, and ultimately keep entrepreneurs from the work they do best. This is where a virtual assistant can come to the rescue. What is a Virtual Assistant? Think of a virtual assistant as an individual who cleans up your crucial administrative tasks from a remote location. They can (and often...

  From the Home tab, click New E-mail. From the Message tab, click the downward triangle under the Signature button Click Signatures… The Signatures and Stationery dialog will open. Click the New button. Type a name for your new signature. Click the OK button. In the Edit signature section click the image button . In the Insert Picture dialog, select the image you wish to include.  Click the Insert button. In the Picture files dialog, navigate to the image file you would like to use. Highlight the image file and click Open. In the Picture dialog, click the OK...

Facebook Group or Facebook Page – which should your small business choose? Today we want to talk about Facebook Groups! Are they good? Are they bad? Are they a complete and utter waste of time? We will address the following in this week’s article Why join a Facebook Group? How will joining a group help my small business? Should I start my own group? How much time do I need to invest? How do I set one up? How can I find groups in my area that might be of interest? How do I get people in to my group? We quite often...

From time to time, you may need to give someone access to your Facebook page to post or create ads on your behalf. It is a good practice to check in on who has access to your page every so often or as people join or leave your team so you can maintain the security of your business page. Here are the instructions on adding someone to your page: There's no limit to the number of people who can have a role on a Page. Learn more about what each Page role can do. Give Someone a Role If you're an admin: Click Settings...

Social Media : Measuring Success in “Connections” Rather Than “Sales” When it comes to marketing, you’re probably used to measuring success in dollar signs. Whether or not a particular marketing campaign has achieved its goal is determined by the revenue generated. When assessing your current sales strategy, you’re probably concerned with its impact on your profit margin. When it comes to social media marketing, however, we have to unlearn some of these old ideas. Instead of tracking sales numbers, we’re going to be tracking human connections. This might sound odd in the bottom-line focused world of marketing, but connecting with your consumers...

Hi! If you've landed on this post, then you've likely been searching for a quick step-by-step on how to share an important piece of information from a Facebook page to your own Facebook profile or business page. Here are the instructions - and if you need help at any time, please contact us so we can assist, we're happy to! Sharing from a business page to your PERSONAL FACEBOOK PROFILE First step is to locate the post you want to share after logging in to Facebook. After you've found the post, locate the 'share' button below the article or piece of media. (see screenshot) Once...

We are proud to be a sponsor again this year for Port Moody's Ribfest in Rocky Point Park. This 3 day event put on by the Rotary raises funds to put back in to our community and each year it gets bigger and better! Here are some photos from day 1: [embed]https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1940550099554490.1073741832.1410547859221386&type=1&l=d728dc9db2[/embed]...