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All posts by Amanda Dixon

Social Media Training North Tyneside – No Phone Zone

no phone zone canvas bag, North Shields Social Media training

  Social Media Training North Tyneside – No Phone Zone I get to meet some fabulous people with amazing businesses in my role as North Tyneside Council’s Social Media Specialist for The Business Factory in North Shields so I thought it was about time I started telling you about them!   For example, last Friday…

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North East Social Media in North Shields

North East Social Media North Shields

For 3 weeks I have been planning on writing this blog, and now at 11pm on a Friday evening I have finally found the time! Well it has been an extremely busy few weeks to say the least which included a big move from my office of nearly 3 and a half years on Team Valley…

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Live Streaming from your Facebook Business Page

Facebook Live Icon on your desktop

Do you have the ability yet to Live Stream from your Facebook Business Page, not just through a mobile device, but through your laptop or desktop? What are the benefits of Live Streaming from your Facebook Business Page? If you’re a scaredy-cat and keep thinking about using Facebook Live, but you keep chickening out, now is…

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How do I get likes on my Facebook Page

North East Social Media, Like Us On Facebook

Another question I get asked at nearly every social media workshop I deliver here in the North East of England is :- How do I get likes on my Facebook Page It’s important to let people know you are there! Creating a beautiful business page is one thing, but once it’s there you have to go out…

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How do you block someone from your Facebook Page

Block someone from Facebook Page, North East Social Media with Amanda Dixon

Hello there. I often get asked Social Media questions on my Facebook Business Page  either directly posted on my page, as a question on one of my updates, or sent through private messages. What I love about them is the fact that they give me content for my Social Media blog! I’ve realised if someone does…

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Social Media North Tyneside

Social Media at The Business Factory North Tyneside

I’m over the moon and thought I would share my good news with you.  I have been the Social Media Specialist for North Tyneside Council working on The Business Factory project in North Shields for 3 years, having won the contract in 2013. The tender was up for renewal in July 2016, ready for the…

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Use of Hashtags on Twitter

Using Hashtags on Twitter, Trending Topics, Social Media Training Team Valley

Today is Thursday 28th July and as usual the hashtag #ThursdayThoughts is trending on Twitter. There are some great, thought provoking, tweets mentioning #ThursdayThoughts, there are some funny ones and others that are completely inappropriate. So firstly for those who are unsure of of what I mean by something trending on Twitter let me explain.…

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Facebook Live for Business

Facebook Live for Business, North East Social Media

Have you started to use Facebook Live for your business yet?  If not, why not? What’s stopping you? A quick zoom in on the map and look how many people are live. Every single one of those dots represent an account Live at the moment. It’s a Wednesday morning, just after 11am. Look in the…

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How are you going to use Pokemon Go for marketing your business ?

How to use Pokemon Go in your business marketing

Pokemon Go Marketing for North East Businesses Here was me, thinking I was going to have a quiet morning in the office, but oh no, visitors kept on popping in.  Here’s a couple of them – Pidgey and Weedle. No doubt, by now, you have heard about the game Pokemon Go – the app that not…

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Keeping an eye on competitors on Facebook

Watching competitors on Facebook, Social Media Training Newcastle,Facebook Workshop Newcastle

Are you missing a trick on Facebook? Do you find yourself searching for the competition to see how well they are performing each month or sporadically? Are you aware that you can “watch” your competitors on Facebook? It’s a fabulous feature and an easy way to quickly compare how well your page is doing in…

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