Ash Read

Writer at Buffer
Ash Read is a writer at Buffer.
Why There's No Perfect Time to Post on Facebook
Facebook

Why There's No Perfect Time to Post on Facebook

The best time to post depends on a number of factors that are different for every business.
How Your Business Can Get Started on YouTube
YouTube

How Your Business Can Get Started on YouTube

If you've been debating getting started on YouTube, here's how to jump right in.
30 Tips to Grow Your Audience and Stand Out on Instagram
Instagram

30 Tips to Grow Your Audience and Stand Out on Instagram

With over 300 million users, it's a good idea to tap into this social network.
How to Write the Perfect Headline for Your Next Article
Writing

How to Write the Perfect Headline for Your Next Article

When crafting the perfect headline, take into account which platform your article will live.
A Complete Guide to Instagram Marketing
Instagram

A Complete Guide to Instagram Marketing

Where do you get started with Instagram? Start here.
The Power of Emojis in Marketing and How to Use Them Efficiently
Emoji

The Power of Emojis in Marketing and How to Use Them Efficiently

Check out these shortcuts to share emojis from Mac and Windows desktop as well as tips on how to use emojis to boost your social media posts.
The Ultimate Guide to GIFs: How to Create Them and When to Use Them
Gifs

The Ultimate Guide to GIFs: How to Create Them and When to Use Them

Here are the best tools, tips, and tricks to step up your GIF game.
Why We Should Focus on Attention, Not Clicks.
Productivity

Why We Should Focus on Attention, Not Clicks.

Millions of blog posts are published every day. A small percentage gain traction and attract readers.
15 Surefire Ways to Boost Your Social Media Marketing in Under an Hour
Social Media Marketing

15 Surefire Ways to Boost Your Social Media Marketing in Under an Hour

Some of these tips are super-quick optimizations and others focus on experimentation and trying new things.
A Quick Guide to Using Facebook Live Video
Facebook

A Quick Guide to Using Facebook Live Video

Here's what you need to know.
How to Manage Multiple Accounts on Instagram
Instagram

How to Manage Multiple Accounts on Instagram

With the social-media platform's latest release, users can now toggle between various Instagram accounts.
6 Key Ingredients to Successfully Build an Online Audience
Audience

6 Key Ingredients to Successfully Build an Online Audience

It's easy to feel like you can grow a loyal audience in no time using the latest growth hacks or Twitter and Facebook tricks. But the truth is, it's not that simple.
Understanding and Maximizing Your Reach on Any Social-Media Network
Social Media Marketing

Understanding and Maximizing Your Reach on Any Social-Media Network

Here are a few simple things you can do to help your content break through and reach more of your fans across any social network.
Everything You Need to Know About Snapchat
Snapchat

Everything You Need to Know About Snapchat

This complete, comprehensive guide will help you learn the ins and outs of the popular social media platform.
11 Facebook Tricks, Tips and Facts You Didn't Know
Facebook

11 Facebook Tricks, Tips and Facts You Didn't Know

Here are a few pointers to help you get the most out of and better understand Facebook.