Entries by Ciera Ford

Why Your Business Needs Instagram

With over 800 million monthly active users, 500 million daily active users, and over 2 million advertisers, Instagram is a social media juggernaut. Some think of Instagram as a vanity platform for Millennials, but this couldn’t be farther from the truth. Instagram is an ever-expanding and ever-changing platform that piques interest in the best way possible: […]

10 Things You’re Doing Wrong on LinkedIn

This entire blog series taught you how to be better on LinkedIn or how to include things to make your LinkedIn profile generate more action But with all those things that are right, we also need to talk about what things you could be doing wrong that disinterest potential clients and colleagues. I’ll give you […]

Do Hashtags Really #Matter?

Remember when this “#” was still called a “pound sign?” That was back before Twitter, before smartphones, and when you had to hit 7 four times to get to the “s.” While social technology has vastly changed in the past 10 years, there is one trend that has stood the mid-2000’s test of time. The […]

LinkedIn Jail

Uh oh. Now you’ve done it. You’ve landed yourself into LinkedIn Jail. Your connection leads, potential clients, college alumni, and your old coworkers is gone. At least until you can verify that you are who you say you are on your account, and not some spam-loving robot sent to make inboxes a living hell for […]

Personal vs. Business Twitter

Throughout history, there have always been battles of opposites. Head vs. Heart. Capulet vs. Montague. Coke vs. Pepsi. Crunchy peanut butter vs. Smooth peanut butter. But your life in the Twittersphere doesn’t have to be on this list if you don’t want it to be. There are multiple different ways to handle both your personal […]