Social Sesame Blog

May 0
May 0

10 Things We Love About Camping for #CampingWeekCA

It’s Canadian RVing and Camping Week in Canada and we wanted to share a quick list of the things we looooove about camping: It gets us outside (we go a little crazy being inside on our computers all day – Hellooooo wilderness!) We can build campfires (who doesn’t like to build a fire!) We can eat s’mores […]

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Dec 1
Dec 1

Give a Reason to Follow

When it comes to using social media to promote your brand, most people either do it, but do it poorly, or don’t do it at all. For those who don’t, you’re missing out. For those who do, we have one simple recommendation: If you want people to follow you, give them a reason. Here are […]

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Feb 0
Feb 0

Facebook Launches Reactions and We’re Like, WOW

Noticed something different about Facebook today? That’s right Facebook finally launched “Reactions” around the world. Instead of just “Likes,” you can now leave Hearts, HaHa, Wow, Sad or even Angry faces for those posts you just don’t like.   To leave a Reaction press and hold the Like button. Simple! This is what they look […]

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Feb 1
Feb 1

10 Tactics to Accelerate Your Social Media Right Now

2016 is well underway. Are you still scratching your head, wondering what you’re going to do to increase your amplification, success and audience on social media? Here are a few tips we’re currently implementing with our own clients. These are super simple social media strategies to kickstart your progress. Let us know how they work […]

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Jan 0
Jan 0

6 Super Simple Things You Can Try for a Solid 2016

5 minute mornings As a family man, lengthy meditations just don’t happen. Heck I don’t think I’ve actually achieve a full state of meditation in my life! Instead, I try to find 5 quiet minutes where I can concentrate on deep breaths and clear my head. Do this in the morning at least three days […]

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Nov 0
Nov 0

Social Sesame Honoured with Fan Favourite Award

Wednesday, November 18th, we gathered among friends, business colleagues and new acquaintances at one of Calgary’s most revered restaurant establishment – River Cafe – to take part in an annual occasion sure to become a must-attend business event in this, the city of Mavericks. The third annual REAP (Respect for the Earth and All People) […]

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Oct 0
Oct 0

Best Time to Post to Social Media

When is The Optimal Time to Post on Social Media? This is a question, being a social media marketing firm and all, that we get asked a lot, and the answer is by no means straight forward. Ultimately, when you are posting on your social media feeds depends entirely on your target audience, goals, the […]

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Sep 0
Sep 0

Social Media Snapshot – August

Good day and happy September to you all. Have you gotten your freshly sharpened bouquet of pencils yet? We do! We had a great summer and look forward to a fantastic fall. If you were on vacation or just hiding under a rock, here’s what you may have missed in the world of social media: […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

No one likes stale bread, no one likes stale blogs

Blogging has become a very common way for individuals and businesses to create original content and become thought leaders in a competitive digital environment.  As a result blogs have a tendency to become tired and looked over quickly, unless you grab your reader’s attention. Here are 10 ways to up the quality of your blog […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

The Social Sesame Office

Heck yeah, we totally thought you’d like to know where we spend our days chugging out huge social media strategies, creatively crafting content, drinking a little beer or wine and having lots of fun at the same time. We’re pretty proud of our “little office in the back.” And hey, if you ever want to stop by […]

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