#TYBCommunity Round-Up: Instagram, Seasonal Marketing, Time Management etcIn this #TYBCommunity round-up we include posts about managing Instagram, content marketing, seasonal marketing strategy, branding strategies, new employee orientation, time management tips, SEO for your local business, improving page speed load times and lots more. Marketing How to Manage Instagram in 20 Minutes a Day - Though we would advise dedicating as much time to Instagram as other social networks, we recognize that this just isn’t an option for many people. Hootsuite Content Marketing & Social Media for Small Businesses - This…


So you’ve opened for business and now you’re looking to grow your Facebook presence. Getting people to “Like” your page isn’t enough to make you money, but it’s the first step in building a relationship and warming up your leads until they’re ready to buy. What is important is converting your Facebook fans into customers. The path from a “Like” to a sale requires continuous work…

These days even major retailers are being hit by security flaws and hackers on the net. Heartbleed, for example is a popular security bug, exposed in April 2014. Identity theft is becoming a major threat for small and big business operations. As a result, there are many identity theft protection service providers on the rise. But are they worth it? How do they work? Do these services actually…


It’s one of the very basic facts of running a business that you should always have some sort of plan or strategy in place in order to protect your business when things go wrong. But, do you have a plan in place for your business’ growth and success? Many large companies start off as small businesses, such as a local grocery store growing to be a nationally recognized supermarket chain. If you…

New employee orientation is a task that needs to be undertaken with caution so as to make a good first impression of the company on new hires and give them ample room to be comfortable and quickly embrace the practices within the company. However, for most companies new employee orientation is just a job and they don’t lay much emphasis on it, so that results in leaving a bad impression on the…


Let’s say life has been good so far - a solid education, marrying your college sweetheart, a satisfying and high-paying job that even leaves you time to pursue hobbies. To top it all, you just made…

When you hear the term “Millennial” what comes to mind? Lazy? Unmotivated? Renegade? This generation tends to get a bad reputation in the workplace. The employees in their mid-20’s and early…


It is important to always be learning when it comes to online marketing. Whether you are in business for yourself or you are part of a large corporation, you should always be keeping up on the…

Your brand is everything about your business's identity. It's the way you act with your customers, the graphics and words that you choose to represent your company, and the processes and methods that…


Buying an existing business is one of the safest ways of becoming your own boss. Whilst the success statistics for start-ups aren’t great - more than half fail within the first five years – the…

In this #TYBCommunity round up we include posts about Facebook for small businesses, using a digital marketing agency, buyer personas for Facebook ads, how to get traffic, article marketing…


We’ve decided to increase our monthly TYB top 10 to a top 20. So included in this month’s top 20 list, visual content tools, the best way to share on social, the four-hour social media strategy,…

We’ve been under the impression that social media is all good things until we, or our business, are hit by a social media crisis which turned things upside down. It is not uncommon for a business,…