Social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter can seem intimidating or even just plain unappealing. However, maintaining a social presence on the web has now become another aspect of managing a successful business.

Managing social media can also be very time consuming, so let us share some of our hints and tips to help you make the most of these powerful marketing platforms.

A beginners guide to #NorfolkHour on Twitter

#NorfolkHour is a tweetchat — a real-time conversation that takes place between Twitter users. But getting started with tweetchats can be tricky. Find out how to get the most out of #NorfolkHour.

Social media for small businesses: a beginners guide

VA Guide to Social Media for Small Businesses

Social media has become a universal part of digital marketing campaigns for all kinds of businesses. But if you’re new to social media or have only used it on a personal level, where should you start when it comes to promoting your small business?

How to increase Twitter followers: be a good egg

A hand-drawn Twitter 'bird' logo

How do you increase Twitter followers? Be a good egg and build strong relationships with your target audience. Also, get to know your bad habits and try not to do these things…

New Twitter image previews in feeds: a beginners tutorial

IFTTT: If Instagram then Twitter

Twitter has been making quite a few changes to its web platform and mobile apps recently. If you’re a bit of a business and web geek like me, then you’ll know it’s all because of their proposed IPO. But how can you make the most of those changes to benefit your business?