Category: Splash of Social

Growing Your Social Media Garden

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Despite the fact that it just refuses to warm up outside, it IS spring, which is the perfect time to do some gardening. We don’t just mean in your yard, though. Spring is a great time to focus on your social media garden, too! Weed the Garden Start by unfollowing any spam or bot accounts … Continued

Growing Your Business Through Social Media

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This week, Citrus Social owner Jessa Hochman was invited to speak to a group of entrepreneurs at JumpStart Inc. for their Growing Your Business Through Social Media event. Jessa was honored to have the chance to speak at this entrepreneur incubator and share strategies and lessons learned through her experience. We wanted to share some … Continued

LIVE-n Up Your Social Media

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Looking for a way to give your business’ social media a refresh? Why not try using a live streaming feature, such as Facebook Live or live videos through Instagram Stories?   These newer additions to the Facebook and Instagram platforms have become popular ways of engaging followers. In fact, Facebook and Instagram will even notify … Continued

A Fresh Take on Negative Comments

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It happens to all brands: negative comments or reviews in a public, online forum. We wanted to provide some graceful ways to respond that help minimize any online backlash. Research the Situation Before responding to any negative comments, first check the facts. Did a waiter really drop a tray of food all over someone? Did … Continued

Social Media Resolutions for a Fresh 2018

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As we get ready to ring in 2018, it’s the time to make resolutions. You might have some personal ones you’d like to make, but it’s also a great time to make some resolutions for your business’ social media pages as well.     Not sure where to start? Here are some suggestions: Create an … Continued

Tiny Tweaks That Will Give your Blog a HUGE Boost

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  It is so important for businesses and non-profits of all types and sizes to begin blogging. Blogging strengthens your website from an SEO, content marketing, and customer service perspective. However, with so much content hitting the web every second of every day, it’s not just important to write blogs – but also to write … Continued

2017 Social Media Bucket List

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Social media is here to stay, but there are many ways to keep it exciting and engaging. Social media platforms are ever-changing with new features appearing what seems like weekly, it’s exciting to try new things. With the increasing popularity of features like live streaming on social media (see #2), it’s time to embrace these … Continued

How To: Begin Building a Blog for Business

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Starting a blog can seem like a daunting task, but it really doesn’t have to be. If you have a good idea, go ahead and start writing. Don’t cramp your creative style! But there is so much more to a blog than a great idea, although that is what it takes to start. Here we … Continued

Unknown Social Media Hints to Help Your Business

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Whether you are a millennial, born in the digital age, or a baby-boomer business owner, there’s always something new to learn about social media and digital marketing. Social media is an ever-changing game that has new capabilities and features released practically daily. There is no way to keep up with everything – no matter how tech … Continued

How Adding a Blog to Your Website Can Help Drive Your Business

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If your business isn’t getting as much attention as you would like it to, or if you’re just looking for ways to increase the diversity of your social media following, adding a blog to your website may be the answer. Blogging is becoming an extremely popular way of marketing, and it positions your business as a … Continued

Wake Up to Fresh Content Marketing

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Today, small businesses have to be creative if the want to be noticed by consumers. In this tech and social media driven world, small businesses need to change the way they are trying to reach their targeted market by publishing less sales pitches, and more content that can help or guide the consumer. That’s what … Continued

3 Summer Social Media Tips

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  The sun has emerged, school kids are running wild in the streets, and you can hear “The Entertainer” blaring from the ice cream trucks that patrol the streets all day long; it must be summer. During the summer months, while everyone’s out enjoying the beautiful weather, it may be hard to keep consumers concerned … Continued

Cats are Marketing Legends

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What cats can teach us about digital marketing There’s an ongoing saga of dog people vs. cat people, but be honest: Have you ever watched an online cat video and not enjoyed it? Regardless of where we lie with our love of these feline friends, cats are cool. Yes, super cool and the Internet agrees … Continued