Loren Bartley

Loren Bartley is a social media consultant, educator and coach.

Loren educates small businesses to be able to use the power of social media independently to grow their businesses. This is achieved by teaching businesses how to develop a social media strategy, build online communities, effectively engage with those communities and then convert them into action that aligns with overall business goals.

Loren is the creator of hugely popular FB Business Success program, an online training course that provides a complete roadmap of how to use Facebook to generate more business.

Loren provides the perfect balance between strategy, “how-to” and best practice, ensuring that her clients have all the necessary information and tools to develop and maintain an effective online presence.

#PBEvent: How To Use Social Media To Prepare For A Conference

How To Use Social Media To Prepare For A Conference

I am getting ready to attend #PBEvent for my fourth consecutive year, but packing my bags is not all that I have on my mind. In fact, I am putting way more time into my social media preparations than I am into what I will be wearing. This is not just because I am a social media […]

8 Recent Changes To Facebook That You Probably Don’t Know About

Facebook Recent Changes

So Facebook has been going nuts as usual, rolling out changes quicker than most of us can blog about them. So here is a round up of 8 recent changes to Facebook that you probably don’t know about (in no particular order). 8 recent changes to #Facebook that you probably don’t know aboutClick To TweetPowered […]

Social Media Success Summit 2014: The Secret To My Social Media Knowledge

Social Media Examiner's Social Media Success Summit 2014

I often get asked: How do you know so much about Social Media? Did you study Social Media at University? No! If I said it didn’t exist when I went to University would I be giving away my age? Did you go to Facebook University? No! Although I probably would’ve been first in line if […]

How To Get Access To Facebook Graph Search

How To Get Access To Facebook Graph Search

If you have been following along with me for any period of time you would’ve probably heard me express my dissatisfaction with not having access to Facebook’s Graph Search on more than one occasion, despite signing up to the early release wait list only minutes after the announcement of this new feature back in early […]

Facebook Save Feature FINALLY Available!

Facebook Save Feature FINALLY Available

Facebook has FINALLY introduced a save feature for both the web and mobile versions of the platform. It started rolling out to Android, iOS and the Web today and is expected to be fully rolled out over the next few days. I am super excited that I got access to it straight away!!! (I am still waiting for Graph Search […]

Does Email Marketing Still Work?

Does Email Marketing Still Work?

Q. Does email marketing still work?  A. Hell yes! I recently listened to an interview with Copywriter and Marketing Consultant, Ray Edwards, on the Online Marketing Made Easy Podcast with Amy Porterfield and was particularly impressed with Ray’s views on the importance of email marketing and good copywriting skills for businesses. I have provided a summary of the discussion below, incorporating […]

How To Write A Facebook Review

How To Write A Facebook Review

Did you know that if you have completed your business address within the “About” section of your Facebook Page, then like it or not, people can publicly write a review and rate your business on Facebook? Once they do, those ratings will stand out like a shining beacon of light (or a sore thumb) at […]

Demystifying the Facebook Page Admin Panel: Activity, Insights & Settings

Demystifying The Facebook Page Admin Panel

Facebook has recently made some changes to the Facebook Page design and Facebook Page Admin Panel, so now is a great time to take another look at the Admin Panel and how you can best use it to manage your Facebook Page. NOTE: This post has been updated to reflect the changes made to Facebook […]

Facebook Page Redesign 2014: 8 Changes You Should Know About

Facebook Page Redesign 2014

The much anticipated Facebook Page redesign 2014 is being rolled out for all Facebook Pages today (5 June 2014). I switched the Impactiv8 Facebook Page over a week or so back and discovered the following 8 secret changes that you should know about to help you transition into the new layout. #Facebook Page Redesign 2014 […]

Using Hashtags For Business: What Hashtags Should I Use?

Using Hashtags For Business

Does your business actively use Hashtags on social media? With the increasing prevalence of use of Hashtags, developing Hashtags for use by your business and the cross-platform communities you develop should be part of your social media strategy. As too should be the use of those Hashtags that your community uses as part of their […]