June 5th, 2015

Are You Sharing Too Much Of The Wrong Thing on Facebook?

Lisa Hall-Wilson

Photo from Pixabay

Facebook is my happy place. I hang out there a lot – I get paid to hang out on Facebook. One of the questions I’m asked the most is how much of your own content and how much content from others do you post?

There’s not really a one-size […]

October 3rd, 2014

Social Media: Make the Most of Your Six Seconds

Photo credit: Cellar Door Films (WANA Commons)

 

Today I’m shaking my Cowbell about social media, with an emphasis on your profiles. Those header graphics and text are one of the biggest tools in your arsenal to catch people’s eyes.

[I just heard some of you writers groan: More social media?! Didn’t Fae give […]

May 5th, 2014

4 Pieces of Facebook Advice You Can Ignore

What to do? Facebook has changed – again. There’s more competition than ever for reader attention. Writers are frustrated and it’s easy to understand why. How do you build a business when the goal posts for success keep moving? What’s the point? Facebook is probably the slowest platform to build an audience on, and shooting yourself in the foot by listening to bad advice only makes it more difficult. […]

April 19th, 2017

The Personalities of Social Media

Last month I did a post on how to build a strong online brand and the two most popular questions surprised me. The most common was: “What do I talk about?” Remember, that’s what your 100 word cloud is for. (Click that link in the first line if you don’t know what I’m talking about. We’ll […]