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Social Media Marketing Strategy, Ideas & Planning
Blog post and FREE email series: Content Ideas Fans LOVE! Sign up there for the free mini-course by email.
Blog post and FREE monthly inspiration: Indispensable Social Media Holidays. Join as a free member there to get a content inspiration calendar monthly!
Product: 2020 Social Media Content Planner. Get over 150 content ideas every month, and a way to keep them organized! Printable PDF. Geared toward those who are up and running on social media, but need ideas and a plan to stay consistent. Click here to check out the Planner.
For individual platforms like Pinterest, Instagram, and Facebook, keep scrolling.
Online Graphics Creation & Photo Editing
Social Media Graphics Templates
If you already use a graphics program like Canva and are tired of the same old social media image templates, find thousands of unique templates on Creative Market. Add your text and stand out!
Low Cost Stock Photos
When you don’t find what you need on free photo sites, try these inexpensive resources for more professional options:
Adobe Stock: Get one month free when you choose the 10 or 40 images per month plan. My client has a subscription here because we need a lot of top-quality photos for Facebook posts. Click here to check it out.
Pinterest Tips, Scheduling Tools, and Courses
These are my fave tips and tools to keep on top of Pinterest, quickly & easily!
Blog posts and FREE email series: Ultimate Guide to Pinterest for Business. Sign up there for the free mini-course by email!
Pinterest Marketing Community: Simple Pin Collective provides monthly in-depth trainings, coaching calls, and daily support. Monthly fee for membership. I’m a mentor in the private FB group. Click here to check out the Collective.
FREE Pinterest Image Guide 8-page PDF from Simple Pin Media. Email opt-in required. Click here to get yours.
Instagram Tips, Scheduling Tools, and Courses
These are my fave tools to keep on top of Instagram, quickly & easily!
Blog post and FREE email series: How to Use Hashtags on Instagram. Sign up there for the free report and mini-course by email!
Direct post to Instagram with Tailwind and their super-helpful Hashtag Finder tool. Read my blog posts about Tailwind’s Instagram hashtag finder or Instagram-approved auto-posting.
Click here for a free trial of Tailwind for Instagram.
Facebook Tips, Scheduling Tools, and Courses
These are my fave tools to keep on top of Facebook, quickly & easily!
Blog post and FREE templates: Facebook Cover Photos are confusing, since they display differently on desktop and mobile. Use my free templates at the link above, or Snappa’s easy design tool with built-in safe zones!
Blog post about Facebook’s FREE scheduler.
Viral content finder and scheduler: Post Planner. Rock your Facebook Page and Twitter by finding proven content you can share, or use to inspire your own viral posts. Get started for as little as $36 for a YEAR!
Click here to try Post Planner.
Schedule social shares of your blog posts: MissingLettr. Automate your blog post sharing to Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Creates quote images for you! Read my blog post about MissingLettr social media marketing for bloggers or click here for a free trial.
Start a Blog that Makes Money!
Blog post and FREE email series: How to Start a Blog. Sign up there for the free mini-course by email.
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How to Start a Creative Business
Blog post: How To Build A Creative Online Business You’ll Love for tips and ideas.
Free webinar: Make Your First Dollar Online. This on-demand workshop will show you how to turn your passion into an online business.
Course: Creator Pass. Exactly the training you need to build a thriving online business.
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