5 Top tips for using Pinterest for Business

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Article by Lynn Hogg www.more4mums.co.uk   Pinterest may be the latest Social Media tool but it is quickly turning into one of my favourites.  It is easy to use, leads to increased traffic to your site and can be addictive.  Here are my top tips to help you get the most out of Pinterest for your business. 1)  Set up your account for … [Read more...]

Why Start A Facebook Page For Your Business?

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Do you already use Facebook to chat with friends, share photos and socialise? Then, if you haven't already, it may be worth considering starting a Facebook page to help spread the word about your business. First off, for those of you currently only using a Facebook personal page to promote your business, I would suggest creating a business page, … [Read more...]

A Guide to Using LinkedIn to Further your Business Network

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Article by Vicky Walmsley owner of Risus Wholesale, Event Smiles and Archie’s Toy Box In earlier articles I’ve mentioned the importance of networking and after doing a bit of research I have written the following guide to hopefully give people a little extra knowledge about LinkedIn as I think it is a fantastic way of spreading the work … [Read more...]

Using Social Media to Get Your Business Noticed – An Introduction

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You’ve just stated a new business and now you want to get your new business and products seen by others. If you have an online presence, a website, Etsy or Ebay shop or even Facebook page then how about spreading the word about your new venture via social media? It’s free to do but you may have to invest some time and effort to get the most out … [Read more...]

‘The process of creating is good for the soul’ – Starting up a keepsake business

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Article by Alyssa Randell www.guild-keepsakeartists.com Keepsakes are very emotional and precious objects which are intended to be treasured for life. Most of us have probably bought a keepsake at some point, anything from a handmade greetings card, a personalised blanket for your little one or even a decorative family photo collage to be … [Read more...]

Catching the Eye of a Dragon

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Article by: Amanda Pipe 26, Mother of two young boys, Wife to one Kiwi and Owner of Crèche on Location – Childcare for Events.                         I am not sure if I would call myself a Mumpreneur as most Mumpreneurs I know already had children before setting up their business, and was therefor set up and designed to work … [Read more...]

So You Think You Understand Social Media………Or Do You??

Article By: Naomi Johnson www.naomijohnsonsocialmedia.co.uk Social media is big news – in fact massive news. It’s like the early days of the boom in internet use  around 1995-97, only more so. Back then, any business that didn’t get their website up and running was considered old-fashioned and would certainly have been left behind when it … [Read more...]