Social Media

Top 8 Benefits of a Facebook Business Page

1. Increased Exposure to Potential Customers

Facebook has over a BILLION users. While you won’t reach that many people, you can certainly reach thousands of potential customers.

2. Gather More Leads

Just having people Like your page won’t keep you in business but you can gather leads via Facebook. You can easily build an email database of your fans with give-aways, newsletters etc.

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These are the Android apps that are draining your battery, using your storage and slowing your phone

Online security company AVG Technologies released its quarterly report this week on the apps that are sucking the most life out of your phone — and taking the most time out of your life. The finger points at gambling, dating and the weather.

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final logo (2)iCandy Marketing. The newest, hottest thing in digital marketing solutions.

iCandy Marketing is a new venture by your favourite PC repair people, Bridge PC Repair. Digital marketing started as a side project for us but we soon realised that we had a knack for it. So from this side project, iCandy was born.

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Unfollowers.com Track your followers and batch unfollow. A must for Twitter addicts!

Is your Twitter feed blocked up with people that you’re no longer interested in, companies that you followed for a competition 3 years ago and never unfollowed, spammers and drama queens?

Unfollowers.com is something you need in your life! You can track your new followers, see who unfollows you and batch unfollow accounts that don’t follow back.
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App of the Week – AdBlock Plus

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AdBlock Plus. Surf the web without annoying ads.

This weeks App of the Week is not an app but a browser extension. App or Browser Extension of the Week wasn’t a very snappy title though!

Ads are everywhere these days when you’re surfing the web. Banner ads, sidebar ads, autoplay videos, popup ads, ‘YOU ARE THE MILLIONTH VISITOR. CLICK HERE TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!’. It can make it difficult to read the content on a site and can ruin your surfing experience.  They are pretty much universally hated; in the list of lovable things in the world, ads rank pretty far down. On TV, in movie theatres, in magazines and online, ads are forced upon us and are impossible to avoid. Except that’s not true online. Ad-blocking software can be used to filter out the stuff you don’t want to see, making for a happier web browsing experience. Continue reading

Facebook Clean Up & Clear Out!

Facebook ChangesHave your Facebook page numbers dropped? Are you starting to panic?

Don’t!

Today (12th March 2015) marks the day Facebook clear out all the old inactive accounts from its system. All those accounts that were set up by people and then never used, or used for spam and other useless annoying ventures, are being removed by Facebook from today. Why do you care????

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Busy for Christmas? Don’t neglect Facebook and Twitter.

Christmas is the time to be social.It’s only October but if you’re in business you’ve started thinking about Christmas three months ago.

What’s going to be popular this year, what stock do I need, what advertising am I going to do, fresh marketing material, new deals, Christmas clubs, bundle offers, etc. etc. The elves in your business are hard at it. When something new comes along, or we get busy, we tend to list things in priority, focus on the top and the rest falls to the side. We concentrate so much on the ideas and ordering, we forget to tell people about it.

When things get quiet and you need to get word out, you turn to Facebook and Twitter to remind and inform people what you do. So why when we get busy, do we not do this? It’s a free service, and more importantly, it works! Continue reading

Has your business taken the plunge into social media?

Untitled-1Are you sceptical about the real impact of social media on your business?
Well then listen up; this blog post will explain how your business can benefit from social media.

The reality is that if the older generations are starting to use social media the impact it has already made on younger generations is completely irreversible. Social media has become a part of everyone’s life and it is something that influences us daily. Social media has played a big role with how people interact with each other and it is something that is not slowing down anytime soon. Continue reading