Creative social media thought for next year

I read an interesting article from Social Media Examiner, called “9 fun Facebook Page examples to Spark your Creativity“. I really liked the “Mini Indulgence” quiz by Seasons 52.

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Tip of the Week – Sell Yourself with Testimonials

Are you posting testimonials on your web site? Testimonials are the best way to sell yourself by showing that you are good at what you do. And let’s face it, YOU can tell customers how good you are at what you do, but it means so much more to have another customer tell them!

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Using your website to brainstorm social media content

We know you’re busy and posting can seem overwhelming sometimes. Keep in mind, a blog post can be as simple as a paragraph or two. 

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Are you missing out on an important interaction opportunity?

If someone comments on one of your Facebook posts, what do you do? If you said “Respond to keep the conversation going”, that’s great!  If that wasn’t your answer you might be wondering why you would want to respond.

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Ways to grow your Facebook following

I recently read a great article called “10 Ways to Grow your Facebook Following” and wanted to comment on how some of these ways could be applied to the travel industry.

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Making a Social Media Plan – a one-week snapshot

Creating a Social Media “plan” can be a great way to keep yourself and your business on track. Remember though, even with a plan, there will still be interesting items that you’ll see during the week and want to share – Go for it! The “plan” is just there to provide a basis. The example […]

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Instagram – a Travel Agent “Must Have” app

One of my favorite apps is Instagram. As a Travel Agent it is a must have App. What is Instagram?

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Twitter to Facebook Application Hit or Miss

Having some trouble getting Twitter to post your tweets to your connected Facebook page? Don’t worry… you’re not the only one. While doing some support for one of our accounts today, I discovered that some of the connectivity between Twitter and Facebook via the application they provide, just isn’t working. They don’t say exactly what […]

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Minimizing the prominence of “Likes” in the new Timeline for Pages

With the launch of Facebooks new Timeline for pages there are sure to be a number of questions. The first question we received was how to hide the “Likes” from your page. I have not figured out how to hide them all together, however here is how you can make them less prominent on your […]

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If I can, you can – Tweet-Look-Book!

When I first heard the term social media I thought was a kinder, gentler term for paparazzi. As Passport Online started to test the actual social media tools; Blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Linked-in and others, I went ahead and signed-up.  Now that they have Agent Socialink (and only because they make it easy for me) I […]

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