Posts By: Lauren Woods

A man sitting at a laptop wondering why his Facebook Ads aren't working

3 Reasons your Facebook Ads aren’t working

by Lauren Woods • December 11, 2023
Three Reasons your Facebook Ads aren't Working Facebook is one of the most popular social media platforms with over 2 billion monthly active users. This makes it an ideal platform for businesses to reach their target audience. With Facebook Ads, businesses can create adverts that can help increase brand awareness, drive traffic, and generate leads [...]

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Using Instagram to promote your bakery

by Lauren Woods • December 4, 2023
National Cookie Day Using Instagram to promote your online bakery business National Cookie Day is a day to celebrate all things sweet and baked. The day, which falls on December 4th every year, is the perfect opportunity for online bakery businesses to showcase their products and attract new customers. With the help of Instagram, your [...]

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Christmas Marketing Ideas for your Food & Drink Business

by Lauren Woods • November 13, 2023
Christmas Christmas Marketing Ideas for your Food & Drink Business  Twas the month before Christmas, and all through the business, not a creature was stirring, not even the marketing executive. The website was quiet, with no new blogs in sight, and the social media accounts were neglected with no updates that night.... Awful adaptations aside, As [...]

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Should I offer Black Friday deals?

by Lauren Woods • October 31, 2023
Black Friday Should I offer Black Friday deals? Black Friday, an annual shopping extravaganza, has become a global phenomenon over the years. Originally an American holiday that marked the beginning of the Christmas shopping season, Black Friday celebrated worldwide, including in the UK. With recent years seeing further growth in the phenomenon, with the day [...]

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The Benefits of Flexible Working

by Lauren Woods • October 23, 2023
Daylight Savings The Benefits of Flexible Working As we approach the end of October, the annual ritual of turning our clocks back an hour as we try to seize that last glimmer of daylight is once again upon us. Whether you see the extra hour in bed as win or find changing the clocks on [...]

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Halloween Marketing Campaigns that aren’t so Spooky!

by Lauren Woods • October 16, 2023
Halloween Halloween Marketing Campaigns that aren't so Spooky! Halloween is just around the corner, and if you run a business, it's the perfect time to get creative and start planning some marketing campaigns. With so much potential for fun and spooky themes, there are plenty of ways to engage with your audience and attract new [...]

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Boosting your Mental Health at the Office

by Lauren Woods • September 29, 2023
World Mental Health Day Boosting your Mental Health at the Office World Mental Health Day is observed each year on the 10th of October to raise awareness of mental health issues and promote wellbeing. With most people spending a significant amount of their day at work, it's essential to prioritise mental health in the workplace.   [...]

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How to Grow a Coffee Brand Online

by Lauren Woods • September 29, 2023
International Coffee Day How to Grow a Coffee Brand Online Wake up and smell the coffee – It's almost International Coffee Day!  Celebrated each year on October 1, International Coffee Day is a great excuse for coffee enthusiasts around the world to enjoy their favourite hot beverage. Whether you're a coffee roaster or a cafe [...]

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International Podcast Day: The rise of podcasts

by Lauren Woods • September 25, 2023
International Podcast Day The Rise of the Podcast International Podcast Day is celebrated every year on September 30th to recognize the power of podcasts in the world of media and entertainment. Since its inception in 2014, the day has served as an opportunity to celebrate the growing popularity of podcasts and the significant impact they [...]

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Happy Work Anniversary Jess!

by Lauren Woods • September 18, 2023
Happy Work Anniversary Jess! Celebrating two years as Just Bee’s Creative Director  It’s hard to believe that it’s been two years since our Jess decided to take the leap and became Just Bee Social’s Creative Director after working alongside founder Leanne for only a few months – and we wouldn’t be where we are today [...]