Category: Social media

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Will Hipstamatic Oggl eventually replace Instagram?

Instagram innovated & entered game changing territory overnight by introducing a ‘Story’ function which is practically the same as Snapchat. I didn’t jump aboard the Snapchat train, so I can’t compare. But I do wonder if Snapchat will fade like Periscope did. I’m calling it early, and saying yes. Shiny object syndrome aside, I ask the early adopters of Instagram …

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What’s the best Instagram image size?

Out of 10, how do you rate your ability to navigate the visual marketing minefield? 1 = I need help! 10 = I’m Coco Chanel darling. Do you ever find yourself remarking ‘Why are social media platforms constantly changing their game plan?’ I’m a self-confessed intuitive marketer, who prefers to attract the right clients by offering amazing service and doing …

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28 amazing ways to unplug from technology.

At the tender age of six, the creative fire lit within & I discovered stationery. The internet wasn’t around when I was a kid, and you know what? I’m so happy about that. I experienced life. I knew what it was like to be bored and have to make my own fun. I immersed myself …

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The newest social media trend: unfollow

There’s a new ‘early adopter’ phase happening right now on social media.  It’s called unsubscribe, unfollow, unlike, disconnect. As a creative business owner; it is challenging to stay abreast of Facebook algorithm changes, content marketing schedules, industry trends AND exceed client expectations by delivering their design projects on time and on budget. Something has to give. And recently …

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Happiness – what does it mean to you?

On the page dedicated to 17 March, in the book Buddhist Offerings 365, happiness is a theme. “Happiness is the result on inner maturity. It depends on us alone, and requires patient work, carried out from day to day. Happiness must be built, and this requires time and effort. In the long term, happiness and unhappiness are …

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