Category Archive: Social Media

Jan 25

14 Things to do on Goodreads – An introduction to

I was invited to talk to a group of authors last year about Goodreads which is a terrific website for readers and a must for any author or aspiring author.  My talk went down very well and seemed to be of use to everyone, judging by the comments I received afterwards, so I thought I …

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Aug 07

What are the best image sizes for your social media accounts? Check out this Image Sizes Cheat Sheet

I am often asked about the best image sizes to include on Twitter timelines or Facebook posts so I thought I would compile a list of the most popular social media platforms with the correct sizes for images. However, I then discovered that this had already been done and the great infographic below has everything …

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Mar 17

Why it is a Good Idea to have a Pinned Tweet on your Twitter Profile… and how to do it

So why would you want a pinned tweet on your Twitter profile?  First of all you might need to know exactly what a pinned tweet is, particularly if you are fairly new to Twitter.  Basically, it is a tweet that you have previously sent out and would like all viewers to see when they click …

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Aug 12

How to start tweeting when your followers are listening!

Twitter bird singing

Have you ever wondered if your tweets are actually being read?  Do you want to maximise the chances of being retweeted or getting a response from your followers?  If you do then you need to know when the majority of your followers are listening. What time of day should I be tweeting? I asked myself …

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