Learn how to tweet like a Pro

This week in the Social Mums’ Members Community we’re running three Live Masterclasses that will take you from Twitter complete beginner to tweeting like a pro.

Each Live Masterclass will last around half an hour and will take you through the different aspects of using Twitter for your Business.

You can join the Members Community for only £17 per month so you’ll get access to this plus all of the other training materials including all our Instagram training as well as a guide to getting started with Facebook and Instagram ads.

Plus if you miss any of our Live Masterclasses you’ll be able to watch them back as often as you wish.

You can cancel your membership to the community at any time, click here to find out more and to join today.

Book Review – Hype Yourself

We like to keep up with the latest books out there that can help small business owners build their brand and make their business a success. So, we’ve been very excited about the launch of Hype Yourself by Lucy Werner.

It promises to be an invaluable toolkit for anyone looking for help to build their brand. Crammed full of insider advice starting with the PR building blocks of forming your strategy, to the execution of creative campaigns. This guide claims it will show you that anyone can learn to be a great publicist and that you will see direct results in your business. Continue reading

Book Review – How to be an overnight success

Our book of the month is How to be an Overnight Success by Maria Hatzistefanis. This book claims to show you that;

“You are not born an entrepreneur. It’s a skill you learn along the way.”

When the skincare company Rodial launched its cult ‘snake’ serum, the company was heralded as an ‘overnight success’. However, Rodial’s founder Maria had been toiling for 18 years, building the company from scratch in her bedroom. In this book the beauty boss sets out to demonstrate that its success stemmed from sheer hard work, tireless efforts and a lot of patience. Continue reading

Book Review – Hashtag Authentic

Our book of the month is Hashtag Authentic by Instagram coach and influencer Sara Tasker. The book promises to provide readers with tips, advice and guidance on how to turn your personal Instagram account into a profitable creative outlet.

We asked 5 mums in business to review the book and this is what they thought. Continue reading

How to schedule and post to Instagram from a desktop computer

Scheduling posts and posting from a desktop computer has been possible for a little while using one of the Instagram partner third-party tools, such as Planoly or Later.

But the exciting news is you can now publish and schedule posts to your Instagram feed and IGTV from Facebook Creator Studio. You also get access to Insights and for anyone that struggles to keep up with Instagram direct messages you can see and respond to these too. Continue reading