Changes on Twitter That Will Affect Your Marketing Strategy

Posted: 31/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Social Media

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – Twitter is my favorite platform, and I will never consider it to be a “dying platform” like some people to believe it is! It’s super easy to network on there, and I personally think it’s the best platform to use to share articles and quick

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5 Questions to Ask Yourself When Creating Social Media Content

Posted: 30/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Social Media

Whenever you’re planning your social media content, you should always be mindful of WHAT you’re posting so that you can guarantee that you’re creating content that people actually want to read. To make sure that your social media content is top-of-the-line, ask yourself these five questions. Who is your target audience? This is probably the

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Getting Engagement on Facebook WITHOUT "Like for Like" Threads

Posted: 29/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Social Media

I think we’ve all been caught up in the many “like for like” threads we see in Facebook groups where you exchange Facebook page likes with others. Although it’s super enticing to join in on these threads when they pop up, it’s not the best to join in on them. You may get a TON

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Social Media Stats You Should Know

Posted: 24/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Social Media

When creating your social media content calendar, you should consider specific stats to help you craft your posts in order to get the best engagement and reach. It’s important to remember that each platform has a different algorithm, so just because a strategy works on Twitter doesn’t mean it will work on Facebook. Take a

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Tips For Working with Remote Clients

Posted: 23/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Entrepreneurship

If you’re an online business owner, your clients are probably going to be from various parts of the world. All of my clients live in different parts of the United States (except for one of my AMAZING clients-turned-friends, Liz, who only lives 40 minutes away!), so I’ve found it extremely important to have good communication

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Why I Started My Business

Posted: 22/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Personal

It may just be me, but I’m incredibly nosy and LOVE to hear people’s “why” behind their business – what made them want to start the entrepreneurial journey. I’ve shared a little bit here and there as to why I started Dash of Social, but I’ve never shared the whole story. So for those of

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Repurposing Social Media Content with Viraltag

Posted: 21/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Social Media

If you’re already creating killer content that is getting good engagement, why not repurpose it to save yourself time when it comes to creating your social media content calendar? When doing your social media audit, take a look at the content that did really well – and REPURPOSE it. Viraltag has an amazing evergreen feature that will

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Creating Content People ACTUALLY Want to Read

Posted: 17/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Marketing

Writing content that people want to read–whether it be blog posts, newsletters, or another format–is one of the most important things to focus on when branding yourself online. Content allows your audience to get an idea of who you are, proves that you are knowledgeable in your industry, and entices your audience to keep visiting

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How to Get Around Instagram’s New Algorithm

Posted: 15/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Social Media

Last week, I shared a post about changes in Facebook’s algorithm so far in 2017, which ended up inspiring me to write today’s post about new changes to Instagram’s algorithm. Instagram is definitely one of the most popular social media platforms out there, but it’s no secret that users have noticed a decrease in followers

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Finding the Best Hashtags for Instagram

Posted: 10/03/2017  Author: Ashley  Categorized: Social Media

Yesterday, I went Live on my Facebook page about strategies for using hashtags and how you should use them on each platform. So many people have been asking me how to find the best hashtags to use for their Instagram, so I’m thrilled to be putting this little guide together! Look at what your target

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