SLICE is a M-F news digest targeted to assist Social Media Managers, Virtual Assistants, and Small Business Owners make sense of all the day to day social media news. Bypass the fluff. Focus on the good stuff.


BREAKING UP WITH FACEBOOK- Playing the field rather than going steady seems to be the thinking these days in relation to advertising with Facebook. Just too much bad news has users nervous about security. And their cutting face time with FB has to give your clients pause over where their ad $$ are going. 👁 More


7 LINKEDIN MESSAGES NOT TO SEND- We know you want to use the power of LinkedIn to promote your client or even yourself. But you could find yourself causing an engagement backfire if you do it the wrong way. 👁 More


SRI LANKA BLOCKS SOCIAL MEDIA AFTER BOMBINGS- What might have brought screams of censorship now gets nods of tacit appreciation for community safety. After Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels killed hundreds of people, Sri Lankan authorities have pulled the plug, flipped the off switch, whatever you want to call denying access to social media.

The reason, Time magazine reports, is a “dramatic reaction that reflects distrust in the capability of American internet companies to control harmful content.” 👁More


USING INSTAGRAM STORIES TO BUILD YOUR AUDIENCE- Most likely one of the greatest developments in social media are Instagram stories. Powerful short messages that convey “picture is worth a thousand words” environment for your client’s product or service. But do you understand and are you using Stories to fullest potential? Writing for Learning Hub, Alexa Drake offers insights— for the novice as well as the expert! 👁 More


Our #MondayMotivation cover image is from a tweet by Glew Analytics

What is one of YOUR biggest social media pain points? The blogging process? You KNOW you need blogs for improved SEO on Google, but researching, writing, revising to include keywords, and then editing are very time-consuming tasks. Make better use of your time. Tap into my over 40 years of experience as a reporter, editor, and free-lance community writer to generate your creative content. – Anthony Scialis, Managing Editor, SoMe Slice