15th April 2020


Small Business Blog

Why certification matters

Why Certification Matters

By Marc Creighton | Nov 22, 2019

Why Bother Getting Certified? Here at Social Media Manager Ireland, we pride ourselves on the certifications that we hold, but recently I was asked about why certification matters to my business. In our experience people and organisations avoid becoming certified for the following reasons: I know everything already It’s a waste of my time I’m[…]

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Building a Social Media Strategy

By Marc Creighton | Nov 13, 2019

Social Media Strategy Without a plan, most projects fail. Without a social media strategy, your social media marketing will also fail. Most businesses I talk to think social media marketing is simple. Post to Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn and traffic will flow to your website. Wrong, like anything in life you have to invest time[…]

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Pareto principle

The Pareto Principle for Social Media

By Marc Creighton | Nov 6, 2019

Social Media in a Modern Age In today’s world, online marketing can be a very daunting and challenging venture to undertake. No matter if you are running your own personal social media page and want to grow its following or you are running a social media page for a business, understanding digital marketing will help[…]

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Advantages of Social Media in Healthcare

Advantages of Social Media in Healthcare

By Marc Creighton | Oct 24, 2019

Since the invention of the internet, the world’s communications have changed drastically. With this change came the inevitable rise of social media for both personal and business purposes. With billions of users every day and billions of more devices with access to the internet, it has opened up a global marketplace to business and individuals[…]

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Amazon Web Services For Your Small Business

7 Amazon Web Services For Your Small Business

By Marc Creighton | Oct 16, 2019

Running a business has always been a challenging venture. Being your own boss can be equally challenging. In today’s age with the recent leaps and bounds in the technology sector, running your business has been made immeasurably easier. No matter if you are a sole trader that has just started or a seasoned business veteran,[…]

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Wordpress Plugins

5 WordPress Plugins We Recommend

By Marc Creighton | Oct 10, 2019

If you’re running a WordPress based website, you will be familiar with the concept of WordPress plugins. A WordPress plugin is a piece of software containing a group of PHP code that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. Here at Social Media[…]

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What is https

What is HTTPS and Why Is It Important For Your Business?

By Marc Creighton | Oct 4, 2019

It’s never been easier to start a business, and there are plenty of ways to get your product or service out in front of the public at a relatively low cost. Most start-ups and SMEs understand the benefits of having an excellent website. It’s the focal point that brings in business and encourages customers to[…]

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