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Instagram hacking is on the rise: How to protect your business accounts and respond if you’ve been hacked

- July 19, 2022 3 MIN READ

We are currently in the midst of an Instagram hacking pandemic, and right now, it’s never been more important to make sure that your account’s security is up to date, writes Amani Youssef, founder of So Social. In the last twelve months, you’ve probably been DM’d from accounts you’ve followed these familiar words: ‘Can you… Read more »


Small business budget should benefit communities, not big tech 

- April 5, 2019 3 MIN READ

The Australian Federal Government is giving small business millions to spend on social media advertising as part of the upcoming Budget. What would happen if they spent that on building their online community instead? The Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) scheme helps cover expenses for export promotional activities for Australian businesses. The 2019 Federal Budget is… Read more »


Garage business goes global by getting social

- March 25, 2019 2 MIN READ

Sydney jewellery maker Nikita Majajas says she wouldn’t be in business without social media. The one-woman enterprise credits Instagram for transforming the designs crafted in her garage into a global brand. Doodad + Fandango founder, Majajas will share insights, tips and online marketing experiences on how to be an online success at the City of… Read more »


Influencer marketing found to have little impact

- November 26, 2018 2 MIN READ

A new study by Kaizen has revealed influencer marketing could be the worst way for your business to spend its marketing budget. The study found influencers have very little impact on increasing a brand’s search rankings or social shares. The news comes following hot on the heels of a survey by popular smartphone manufacturer, Oppo, which found… Read more »