UPDATE This blog was written during 2020 at the height of the COVID 19 pandemic and was written to help businesses find the information to help their business to thrive during the very difficult times.

I’ve kept it on my website as it still does contain a number of useful links, inlcung managing your inline messages in a crisis.

Social Media Tips for Businesses

Which social media is right for your business?

10 tips to building a winning LinkedIn profile

What is TikTok – what you need to know

Using competitions to boost social media engagement

5 reasons why your business needs a social media strategy

4 top tips for getting started in Instagram

10 tips for building Facebook followers

Facebook Pages – how to display temporary service changes

How to set up a new Facebook Page in 10 minutes

Getting Your Business Online

How to adapt your offline business to an online business

Why local businesses need to be online too

Free Google My Business listing

Free Bing for Businesses lising

Getting your small husiness online – a step by step guide

Success with Paid Social Media

5 ways to approach paid social media messaging during the current crisis

The 4 key steps to starting your first online Ad campaign

Should you run Facebook Ads during a crisis?

5 tips for running successful Facebook Ads

The Facebook Pixel – what it is and why you need it

Remote Working Tools

25 tools and ideas for brainstorming in a remote world

21 tools to help you work remotely

Zoom – getting started

Google Hangouts – getting started

10 science-backed tips to help you work from home successfully

Content and Messaging in a Crisis

Social media marketing messaging during COVID-19

How to pivot your content plan in a rush

5 reasons you shouldn’t cut your marketing budget during coronavirus

3 digital marketing tips to help manage customer expectations during coronavirus

Guide to using awareness days in your content planning

Where to find good royalty free images