The Definitive Guide to Instagram Reels – A Social Media Must Have?

I think from a very young age I’ve been drawn to watching short videos. My Dad was an avid Cine filmmaker, taking his Chinon 410…

How to Come Up with Engaging Content on Social Media

A couple of weeks ago I published a blog post on why it was so important to become a brand on social media. So, you’ve got your name and niche ready to go but you hit the biggest stumbling block, what on earth do I keep posting and talking about? You look back on your photo album on your phone but all you can see is pictures of your cat/family/contents of your kid’s nose (is it just my kids that take photos of their nostrils?? 😊)…

Social Media and How To Create Stunning Images to Gain Followers

Last week I had the pleasure of attending a Photography and Styling Workshop with the Photographer extraordinaire, Cathy Pyle and the lovely Interior Designer and stylist, Kay Prestney. Instagram is such a visual tool, it is so important to create showstopping images for social media to gain followers

How to Become a Brand on Social Media and Why it’s …

Instagram is the biggie isn’t it? Becoming an influencer (yes, we ALL hate this term) is slowly becoming a full-time employment choice, but it gets a lot of bad press. Why do people want to be influencers? Is it fame? Money, attention or to inflate your ego? It’s time to think about yourself as a brand…..

What Instagram Taught Me in 2019 and 2020 Trends

2019 was a strange old year for me on Instagram. It started of badly with an Instagram imposed “shadow ban” and I nearly came off the app for good. But, it helped me put things in perspective. What did I learn about this hugely influential app in 2019 and what are the trends for 2020?…

What My First Full Year On Instagram Has Taught Me

2018 started with a bang for me, my Instagram posts were consistently getting extremely good engagement and my follower count was growing by the day. Ironically, fast forward to the end of 2018 and with 50,000 more followers, my posts are now getting less likes and comments than they did a year ago…