Responding to social media comments

A quick guide to responding to people via social media

Richard Eccleston Social Media and Digital Marketing Leave a Comment

The rise of social media has given dental practices and their employees the opportunity to reach patients and online communities with timely updates and information, at the click of a button. While this can be helpful, it is important to remember that patients and other followers can also use these channels to communicate with you – or about you – …

How to get started on social media

Practice Plan Podcasts, Social Media and Digital Marketing Leave a Comment

In this episode of Bodcast, host, Branding and Communications Coordinator, Becky Hargreaves is joined by Wesleyan’s Social Media Manager, Richard Eccleston. Together, they explore how you can adopt social media as a marketing tool in your dental practice, providing you with practical hints and tips that you can take away and implement.

Is Your Social Media Etiquette up to Scratch?

Apexhub Practice Management, Social Media and Digital Marketing Leave a Comment

Believe it or not there is some etiquette to how the big wide world of social media works. Here, social media agency ApexHub discuss what they consider to be bad social etiquette (or ‘netiquette’) and how people should apply courtesy, good manners and common sense to the world of social media, just like they would in real life! 

Low Cost Ideas For Attracting New Patients

Guest Writer Marketing and Design, Practice Management, Social Media and Digital Marketing Leave a Comment

Les Jones, Marketing Director at Practice Plan, shares some low-cost ideas on how to attract new patients to your dental practice. 1. Networking The first thing you need to do is ‘get out there!’ and get your face recognised. Networking is a great way of establishing your presence in the town. Find out where the key influencers are within the …

Have you heard about the new Facebook for businesses?

Guest Writer Practice Management, Social Media and Digital Marketing 1 Comment

This week, social media gurus ApexHub fill us in on the recent changes to Facebook for business pages and how users of business pages can benefit from them! So, it may not be a brand-new Facebook but there have been some pretty big changes in the world of Facebook for businesses. Last week, Facebook announced that it was launching a …

The Changing Face of Communication

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Nigel Jones, Sales Director at Practice Plan, looks at the topics that arise in his visits to practices. This month he discusses the changing face of communication with patients and how to embrace the use of technology and incorporate it into your dental practice. With most practices seemingly having to work harder to attract new patients and to maintain appropriate …

Connect With The Connected!

Brendon Macdonald Marketing and Design, Social Media and Digital Marketing Leave a Comment

With social media taking the dental industry by storm, we speak to Brendon Macdonald, Chief Content Officer of ApexHub – a publishing and content creation agency that specialises in providing social media management & solutions, to find out more on what dental professionals should be doing to stay ahead of the game.