Google Search Advert Touches Emotions

Google India’s attempt to show the power of its search functionality has touched emotions among YouTube viewers all over the world. The advertisement narrates the story of two old friends separated in 1947 and their coming together after many years, in appreciation for the powerful search and social connect resources that Google provides. It’s sheer brilliance. … Continue reading “Google Search Advert Touches Emotions”

Check out our new training space: socialmediaworkshops.co.za

In order to help you get a better a feel for our social media workshops, we have launched it’s own home… www.socialmediaworkshops.co.za Here you will find up-to-date information on our exciting range of  popular workshops: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Safety and Security Social Media for Mommies Remember to pop over and make a booking for one of our upcoming … Continue reading “Check out our new training space: socialmediaworkshops.co.za”

Social Media Workshops for Small Business

At last the time has come to discover how to use Social Media Marketing to attract and engage quality customers and grow your business effortlessly. There is no better place to build relationships with your potential customers and getting them to know, like and trust you than on the internet using Social Media. It gives … Continue reading “Social Media Workshops for Small Business”

Expand your Business on Facebook and Twitter

You often heard that Facebook and Twitter is necessary for you to expand your business, but did anyone tell you why? Here are few reasons: Save money on unnecessary print advertising (outbound marketing, which is not as effective as it use to be). Your customers are utilising social media like Facebook and Twitter. One out … Continue reading “Expand your Business on Facebook and Twitter”

Quick ref to Facebook image dimensions

Here is a quick reference to dimensions required to make the best of your Facebook Page real estate. Cover photo: 851 X 315 px Profile picture: 180 X 180 px App image: 111 X 74 px Images (single panel): 404 X 404px Highlighted images (across two panels): 843 X 404 px

Spring Social Media Workshops

  This Spring (and I use that noun loosely in Cape Town) we were approached by several organizations to help their members with social media. Congrats to Macrat Publishing for improving their newly acquired Facebook page. Imogen Browne had this to say, “Great workshop, Afsana. A little mind-boggling to begin with but then I really … Continue reading “Spring Social Media Workshops”

Why Facebook is so important

Everyone likes Pie Social Media has been attracting tremendous attention globally and its feats are remarkable. It has connected millions, captured audiences of the high statured business people and tech savvy teenagers and some believe has it has sparked revolutions and overthrown regimes. If Facebook were a pie, you would be missing out if you … Continue reading “Why Facebook is so important”

How social networks can get you hired!

Many have referred mockingly to social networking as social “notworking” but there are great employment benefits to be gained from looking online. Firstly the word networking explains it all – you can connect with likeminded people from all over the world and forge relationships that may advance your career once they are realised offline. There … Continue reading “How social networks can get you hired!”

What the Facebook?

Facebook is a popular online social networking platform. Social networking or web 2.0 means that content can be determined by the user. Why do we need this? Well, simply put – users like power. But what is social media really about and what is its importance and purpose in the real world. Facebook launched in … Continue reading “What the Facebook?”

Be global with mobile

Better Keep Up! Technology is advancing rapidly and businesses should ensure that they keep up. The internet has opened a huge resource for connecting directly with customers and selling them goods within their own homes.  It is becoming increasingly essential for businesses to have an online presence as statistics show that a 1/3 of the … Continue reading “Be global with mobile”

Hire me to speak about Social Media Marketing at your next business network

Afsana Khan – Endor Media & Events (Founder/Brand Therapist)   Afsana holds a B.A in Film and Media Production from UCT. She has been working for a number of years in advertising, adopting various skills in web and graphic design, online marketing, artist and event management. She currently heads Endor Media & Events as well as … Continue reading “Hire me to speak about Social Media Marketing at your next business network”

Why your business should Socialize?

Social Media is an essential form of communication ideal for any business. Here is a quick overlook why your business should Socialize: Gets you higher in Google rankings. (Google looks for fresh content on your website to boost rankings.) Communicate directly to the public (potential or existing clients) Creates brand awareness and support Creates credibility … Continue reading “Why your business should Socialize?”

Online Marketing Workshops

Digital/Online marketing is the way of the future. And can certainly help you in the tough tourism industry as the majority of your potential guests are looking online for the best accommodation and tours. Marketing in 2011 has changed drastically since the dawn of the digital age. Thanks to innovative platforms such as Twitter, Facebook … Continue reading “Online Marketing Workshops”