Recent Posts by Aoife Rigney

About: Aoife Rigney

Aoife Rigney is a digital marketing and social media strategist, advisor, trainer and event speaker. Aoife loves her work – it’s her passion! From training one to one or a large group, advising a business on their digital strategy or speaking to a room of people – she simply loves it!

Facebook Cover Photo Policy Update

Facebook has updated its policy for pages’ cover photos in recent weeks, eliminating rules against calls to action, contact info or references to price or purchase information, while maintaining the 20 percent limit for text overlay. In the Facebook Pages Guidelines...

6 Tips on How To Handle Negative Comments On Social Medi

Social media provides an opportunity to gain great brand exposure. The real key to social media marketing is to build up a relationship with your fans/followers that then become your brand advocates and spread the word about your business....

Facebook Graph Search – Zuckerberg’s Third P

As I’m sure you’ve already heard.. Facebook made a big announcement on Tuesday (15th January 2013). This was the unveiling of the so called “Third Pillar” of Facebook: Graph Search, a new way to search for things you’re looking...

Another Facebook Change… January 2013

Today I noticed something different about my Facebook newsfeed… A large “Like Page” button appeared in the top right hand corner of a sponsored post. See below as an example – I’ve hidden my friend’s details for their privacy....

Latest Facebook Privacy Settings Changes Explained (Dece

Facebook Privacy Update December 2012 Facebook is planning to roll out a series of updates to its privacy settings by the end of the year. These new updates are a new set of simplified privacy tools to help its...

#CorkChristmas – Tweet and keep it local this Chri

Calling all Cork businesses… I’m making a list of all Cork offers, promotions and deals so we can all buy local in the run up to Christmas. Want to be added to the list below? All you have to...

Should I Convert a Personal Facebook Profile to a Busine

In 2011, Facebook released a tool that lets users convert their personal profile into a Facebook Page. The main difference between the two (page and profile) is that users can simply “like” a Page while they “add a friend”...

Is Facebook dead?

I’ve noticed Facebook is down in the last hour or so. I tried to update my business page but it wouldn’t – it just got stuck on “loading”. Social media website Hubspot has reported “The nature of the outage,...

7 Reasons Why Businesses Should be using Facebook Pages

Are you using social media for your business? If so, you really need to consider setting up a Facebook Page.  Facebook says that “Pages are for businesses, organizations and brands to share their stories and connect with people. Like...

5 Things Your Social Media Expert Should be Telling You

If you decide you need someone with expertise working on your social media and digital marketing then the expert should learn how your company works, then create a strategy to spread social throughout your organisation. Here are 5 things...