60 Second Hacks to Grow Your Business: Increase LinkedIn Post Engagement
In today’s 60 second hack to grow your business, we are going to show you how you can get more engagement on your LinkedIn posts!
LinkedIn’s algorithm wants to show content that people find interesting. That means it is tracking likes and comments on posts. The more likes and comments a post gets, the more likely LinkedIn’s algorithm will display the post to more people.
You can simulate this by taking the post URL and sharing it with your coworkers, friends, or basically anyone who loves you and will engage with your content.
You can find your post URL by clicking the three dots on the post and selecting “Copy Link to Post.” Now take this URL and send it everyone you know, whether that’s via email, Slack, or whatever else you use for communication.
You can also select the three dots and choose to “Notify Employees of Post” to let your coworkers know there is a post ...
Posted in: 60 Second Hacks to Grow Your Business by Abby Hughes on March 31, 2020
60 Second Hacks to Grow Your Business: Grow Your LinkedIn Audience
In today's 60 second hack to grow your business, we are going to teach you how to grow your company LinkedIn page followers by inviting your personal connections to follow your company page.
Inviting people to follow your company page on LinkedIn is quite easy and often overlooked by companies. To invite your connections to follow your company page:
1. Log into LinkedIn and navigate to your company page.
2. On the left-hand side of the screen is an analytics box. Click on the link that says "invite connections to follow".
3. A pop-up screen will show you all of your connections that are not following your company page. Select up to 25 connections to invite by clicking the checkbox next to their pictures.
4. Scroll down and to the left after selecting your connections and click on the invite connections box.
A few other things to remember:
You must be a company page admin in order to invite connections to like your LinkedIn ...
Posted in: 60 Second Hacks to Grow Your Business, Social Media by Abby Hughes on March 30, 2020
Foremost Media Offers Free Hosting Services to Local Small Businesses and Nonprofits
Friday, March 20th, 2020
For Immediate Release
Effective immediately, Foremost Media, Inc. is offering free migration and hosting services for 3 months to small businesses and nonprofits located in Rock County that have been impacted by COVID-19.
Janesville, WI - As Rock County continues to work together during the COVID-19 pandemic, Foremost Media, a Janesville website development and online marketing agency, is committed to doing its part. Foremost Media is offering free migration and website hosting services for 3 months to consumer reliant small businesses and nonprofits.
Jon Ballard, Foremost Media’s CEO, stated: “While we know it isn’t a huge cost, it will be one less bill the local businesses will need to worry about during this crisis”.
Rock County businesses are already beginning to see the impact of the COVID-19 crisis, and there is not an end in sight. The free hosting option will include but is not limited to, restaurants, bars, gyms, libraries, performance centers, religious organizations, and ...
Posted in: News, Website Hosting by Abby Hughes on March 20, 2020
What is the California Consumer Privacy Act?
The buzz about the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) is on the rise, and businesses must be informed about the new law and what they need to do to prepare for it. Is it news to you? Don’t worry, you aren’t alone. It was widely believed this bill wouldn’t end up passing, but here we are. The law will go into effect on January 1, 2020. It can affect your business, even if it is not located in California.
Keep in mind that this information is for discussion purposes only. The team at Foremost Media, Inc. are not qualified to provide legal advice of any kind. They are not an authority on the interpretation of the CCPA or any other rule or regulation. To understand how the CCPA or any other law impacts your business, you should seek independent advice or qualified legal counsel.
With the disclaimer out of the way, let’s dive into the details.
What is the California ...
Posted in: News by Abby Hughes on December 2, 2019
The Importance of Local SEO & How to Grow a Social Media Following
Having an online presence for your business is extremely important. A study conducted by Market Force found that 81% of consumer’s purchasing decisions are influenced by social media posts. Being active on social media will keep your current followers engaged and will grab the attention of potential followers. Taking advantage of Google My Business, using social media tools, and posting relevant content will increase your followers and help to grow your business.
Google My Business
Google My Business (GMB) is a free service through Google that allows business owners to keep updated information on their business. It is essentially the Yellow Pages of Google. When a business is searched on Google, this is all of the information that shows up about the business. It displays the business name, hours, location, reviews, and photos. GMB is a good place for business owners to start optimizing their local SEO. It is important to fill out all of the ...
Posted in: General, Local SEO, Online Advertising, Search Engine Optimization, Social Media by Abby Hughes on October 22, 2019