Инстаграм @socialmums Social Media for Mums in Biz
This is so true and something I'm guilty of! Make sure you take some time out for yourself this week, to recharge that battery.
This week it’s all about Fiona of @pegasusgiftsco who is a member of our Social Mums North Surrey Facebook Group. She tells us how she came up with the idea for her business on maternity leave and what her social media pet hate is! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Click on the link in our bio to read all about our Social Mum of the Week.
We’re excited to announce we’re going to be running a free 5 day challenge from Monday 24th June that will teach you how to use Facebook Live for your business. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We know how nerve racking it can be going Live, so we want to teach you how to use this useful way of reaching your audience effectively. Plus, we’ll give you a safe and supportive place to practice your Lives in a closed Facebook group. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Over 5 days you’ll learn how to; ✔️ develop a Facebook Live strategy ✔️ get more views for your Live videos ✔️ broadcast from a desktop or mobile ✔️ keep your viewers engaged ✔️ check the performance of your Live video ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Plus we’ll be sharing lots of tips and tricks to get more out of Facebook Lives. You’ll also be encouraged to share a Live video within our closed groups. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ If you’ve already signed up to our newsletter, you’ll receive details of how to join our free 5 day Live Challenge very soon. If not click on the link in our bio to sign up today.
Would you like to up your Instagram game? And learn how to use this platform effectively? ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ In this 2 hour workshop we’ll look at ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✔️ some of the lesser known features of the Instagram app including IGTV. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✔️ how Insights can improve your Instagram strategy. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✔️ Help you to understand the Instagram algorithm. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✔️ Tips on refining your Instagram style. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✔️ Developing your own branded hashtag and encouraging user-generated content. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✔️ Running successful contests on the platform. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ✔️ As well as a look at some useful tools that can help improve your Instagram strategy. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ There are currently 4 opportunities to take part in the workshop ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ◾️ Tues 4th June 10am in Sevenoaks with @wendywyssmarketing ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ◾️ Mon 17th June 7pm in South London with @hellosocial.media ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ◾️ Tues 18th June 10.30 in Tunbridge Wells with @thesocialmum ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ◾️ Wed 19th June 10am in Hertford with @jules.socialmedia ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Go to the workshops section of our website for more details or check out the Social Mums Pro profile!
This week we're talking to illustrator @sketchymuma. Anna has built her business on Instagram and now has a following of over 43k. She shares some great social media tips to help make your business stand out from the crowd. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Click on the link in our bio to read our Social Mums Star interview.
I’ve realised that one of the biggest obstacles to overcome when running your own business is that dreaded imposter syndrome! If you can just believe in yourself you’re half way there.💥
Would you like us to carry out a full audit of your Instagram profile? First impressions count and making sure your Instagram profile is fully optimised is important to help attract the right followers and make the best impression. For only £35 we'll send you a 4 page detailed report on how you can optimise and improve things going forward. Giving you actionable steps you can take immediately as well as tips that will help improve your feed and Stories in the future. Click on the link in our bio to find out more.
It's Mental Health Awareness Week and this year's theme is body image. We believe that Instagram can have a positive effect on how you think and feel about your body. We share some tips in our latest blog post plus six accounts we recommend you follow to add some body positivity to your newsfeed. Click on the link in our bio.
This week it's all about Victoria of @victorias2tus. She tells us how her daughters' love of The Greatest Showman inspired her to start her business and why the support of our Social Mums North Hampshire Facebook group has been invaluable. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Click on the link in our bio to read about our Social Mum of the Week.
It’s Sunday so that means it’s #SocialMumsSunday time! It’s an opportunity for you to introduce yourself and your business, as well as connect with some other amazing businesses run by incredible mums! If we all support each other amazing things will happen! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Feel free to also add the #SocialMumsSunday hashtag to your post today!
Today’s #FollowFriday post introduces you to some of the member of our Social Mums Leicester Facebook Group including our Social Mums Pro, Michaela from @wildsocialuk ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ If you’re a mum in business in Leicester join these lovely ladies in our free local Facebook group where you can pick up some helpful social media tips as well as increase the engagement on your Instagram and Facebook posts everyday. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Click on the link in our bio and head to our groups section or search ‘Social Mums Leicester’ on Facebook and request to join today. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Also feel free to tag other mums in business in Leicestershire that could benefit from our free group.
We're excited to bring you a brand new blog series featuring successful mums in business. There was only one person we wanted to interview for the first post in this series, the queen of the mum bosses @honestmum ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Click on the link in our bio to read our Social Mums Star interview with the lovely Vicki where she shares lots of great social media tips as well as the inspiration behind her business.
This week we're talking to Niyati of @star.and.bloom who is a member of our Social Mums London Facebook Group. She tells us why her Mother was her biggest inspiration for starting her business and why she loves our daily #SocialShare posts. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Click on the link in our bio to read about our Social Mum of the Week.
Our May content calendar is now available to download so you can plan out your social media posts for the month ahead. If you've already subscribed to our mailing list, your copy should have landed in your inbox. For anyone else you can download your free copy that contains a content idea for each day plus a weekly social media tip by clicking on the link in our bio.
Cheers to the freakin’ weekend 🥂 This is what I’ll mostly be doing tonight! What have you got planned for the bank holiday weekend?
Who works over the weekend? I’m still catching up with things after the Easter holidays so it was a full day in my office yesterday but today we’re off out for a family day! It’s hard to get the balance as there are still things on my list I’d like to get done today, but we all need a day to switch off sometime!