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7 things I’ve learned in 7 years of business ownership.

7 things I’ve learned in 7 years of business ownership.

  7 years in business: what a milestone.   I remember being at another business owner’s 7th birthday 3+ years ago now, and I looked around and said to myself, “this is what I want.  This.  Exactly this”.   The truth? … I’ve surpassed that particular...

Instagram Reels trends to try out this month

Instagram Reels trends to try out this month

  ‘Ello TDP blog reader! Each month, we’re gonna be giving you the scoop on the latest IG Reel trends and how you can use them in your Instagram strategy. Ya welcomes!   Trend: “Going for a stupid walk”   What’s the trend?: With all those lockdowns of...

3 updates coming to Instagram very soon

3 updates coming to Instagram very soon

    New Year, new updates. Gotta hand it to the Instagram team, although most of their recent changes appear to be taken from TikTok [*cough* copycats *cough*] they’re definitely on a mission to continue to enhance the platform's experience. Here’s three...

Ableist things I’ve overcome as an Autistic business owner

Ableist things I’ve overcome as an Autistic business owner

  The best thing about my Autism diagnosis? … the instantaneous feeling I had of absolutely having “arrived home”.  The worst thing about my Autism diagnosis? … the secondary [and also almost instantaneous] feeling of recognising immediate ableism. Seriously, the...

Yearly Wrap Up

Yearly Wrap Up

  Ah, 2021 eh? … what a [censored]. But like I love to do every year? I poured through a year’s worth of content to remind me what actually happened for me/TDP in every month of this year, and sure, it was 2021 so most of what I saw was “in lockdown again” or...

How to make your IG link sticker less fugly

How to make your IG link sticker less fugly

  ‘Ello TDP blog regulars, and the warmest of welcomes to those visiting this part of the world wide web for the first time!  I’m back once again to take a break from batching up Instagram stories assets, to share with you a little golden nugget of a hack to make...

Why working in data silos is hurting your strategy

Why working in data silos is hurting your strategy

    One of the amazing things about Digital Marketing is the access to real time data, allowing advertisers, businesses and brands to move quickly with consumer behaviour and trends. With this incredible access to data, can come with an overwhelming amount...

When brand anthropomorphism sometimes bites back

When brand anthropomorphism sometimes bites back

  Brand anthropomorphism isn’t something new.  Marketers have been trying to humanise brands for decades, and digital marketers have been trying to do the same, but online, for just a little bit less than that. We’ve spent so long focusing on the associated “win”...

Our social media marketing courses are going through a huge upgrade

Our social media marketing courses are going through a huge upgrade

  If you’re a close follower across any of our social media platforms, you’ll have seen we recently made the decision to retire our existing social media marketing courses, in favour of chasing recurring revenue via our social media management services … which...