Here at Auxilia, I love to share my top tips and advice with local businesses. Head back to our blog regularly to see advice on a range of topics, important updates, and upcoming events. I love working collaboratively with local businesses, so if you have an idea for a guest blog post, please get in touch!
With 2.8 BILLION users Facebook and Instagram are likely to be one of the places that your ideal customers hang out, but yet I hear time and time again the phrase. “Facebook Ads won’t work for me” “Facebook Ads don’t suit my business/products” “I’ve tried Ads and they don’t work for small/big ticket services/items.
Email lists and newsletters aren’t anything new to the world of marketing, they’ve been around for years.
Lots of people talk about starting one, but do you know WHY you should?
So, you’ve heard of the Facebook Pixel, but aren’t really sure; 1) if you need one, 2) what it actually does?
Read on to find out more…
Do you ever find it difficult to get started on that list of tasks, even though it’s mounting up? It’s so easy to procrastinate – isn’t it? How great would it be if you could find a productivity hack that helps to get you motivated again?
This is a question that comes up, time and time again and in short, in an ideal world you’d be on every platform your ideal clients are active on. Let’s be honest, that’s probably not realistic.
Have you got the world’s longest to do list, that no matter how much you tick it off, it seems to be getting longer?
Video is pretty scary. FACT! It’s also the most powerful form of communication to attract, convince and convert our audience into customers. To start videoing in your small business, you don’t need lots of kit, in fact all you really need to get started is a smart phone. Well, if you’re ready to get started […]
You’ve heard all about Virtual Assistants and that they’ll help get you back hours in your busy day and help you to grow your business. But, how do you know when you’re ready to outsource? Working with a VA can seem like a huge leap, especially if you’ve been running the show all by yourself. […]
Entering business awards can boost your sales, raise brand awareness and help leave your competitors behind you.
Who doesn’t love a good story? We love telling and sharing stories with each other. Storytelling is a unique trait of human beings give people a sense of belonging and identity. It’s also one of the best ways to establish a connection with people.
Small Businesses need a way to grow and nurture their audience and there is no better way to do it than through a blog. You want your customers to view your blog as a source of ‘nutrients’ that they can use to help them grow and flourish. Your blog is the place to find customers, […]
What happens when you land on a website that looks outdated or doesn’t have up to date content or details?
Let’s be honest, you assume things.
We’ve finally made it into 2019 and if you haven’t already, you really should be thinking about setting your business goals for the year ahead. My mum has always taught me that failing to plan, is planning to fail and she’s absolutely right. If you don’t know where you’re going, how are you going to […]
The time between Christmas and New Year is traditionally a time for chilling out with family and munching your way through a box of Quality Street! Suddenly it’s time to turn your attention to the new year, I’m sure you’ve set personal new year resolutions, but have you set resolutions for your business? Whatever you […]
I honestly cannot keep up with the amount of social media trends prediction emails I’m getting about 2019. The same thing happened last year, and many of those predictions never materialised. But here is my list of five social media predictions you probably shouldn’t ignore… Be your brand Putting a real face to a brand […]
Christmas is a great time to relax and rejuvenate, but as small business owners it’s often hard to step away, here are our 5 ways you can make sure you get a rest this Christmas.
How often do you read through the reviews of a product before you buy? Do you check out restaurant reviews before choosing where to eat? If you do these things, you’ll know how powerful reviews and social proof can be. In fact, 68% of consumers say positive reviews make them trust a local business more […]
Facebook Ads vs. Boosted Posts: If you’re a Facebook page admin you’ve probably come across this question many times before, or if you’re finding your feet with Facebook’s Business Pages you may have come across a notification prompting you to ‘boost a post’. It’s likely that the post you’ve been prompted to boost may be […]
The Christmas season is well and truly upon us, with the latest Christmas Ads being released including Elton John! The next stop this festive season is Black Friday, which is one of the most important events in the retail calendar. Taking part in Black Friday when you are a small business owner can feel […]
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