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Gemma Went

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145-157 St John St


London
EC1V 4PW

Email: Gemma Went

About the company

Gemma is a digital marketing strategist and small business mentor. From one woman bands to global brands, she helps people get the results they need online. She’s a mentor to small businesses, a partner to agencies and a consultant to brands. She also has a small but perfectly formed digital team that manages social media management, content creation, Facebook Ads and funnels.

About Gemma Went

Gemma has more than 16 years' experience in the digital world and worked for a variety of clients and agencies before setting up her own award-winning business. She created the first social media strategy for the BFI London Film Festival, was the first to put fashion bloggers on the red carpet at the Global Fashion Awards and has been a social media trainer for The Guardian, The Design Business Association and Channel 4. Other clients have included the BBC, the Discovery Channel, Kudos TV, National Geographic, Universal, FutureBrand, Newcastle Brown Ale, Soap & Glory, Wagamama, Roche, Jansen and some wonderfully diverse SMEs.

She created her Simply Smart Business Academy in 2016 to teach small businesses how to get the results they need online, and is currently creating a number of new training programs.

GEMMA'S CONTRIBUTIONS

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Build your following on Instagram

There is so much you can do with Instagram if you're willing to spend time growing your following - and that's not as challenging as you might think....

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Finding your audiences on social media

If you are using social media, you probably think you simply need to target the same people you’ve been targeting for years. But you could be wrong....

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Getting the most out of your LinkedIn group

LinkedIn groups are a superb place to connect and collaborate with existing communities that have a shared interest, raise your personal brand and create thought leadership. However, it’s not place to jump in feet first and sell your products or services. Let’s get that straight from the g......

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How to use Snapchat to promote your business

Social media expert Gemma Went explains how to make the most out of social media app Snapchat to promote your business to a wider audience....

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Is social media right for your business?

Social media has been big news for a while now. You can’t read a trade mag, newspaper, business blog or pretty much anything else connected with business without tripping over some evangelical social media bod ushering you onto the social media train (and I do realise I’m one of them). Yes......

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Social media success in just 30 minutes a day

Gemma Went shares some tips and suggests some useful tools that can help you get results on social media in just half an hour a day....

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Ten online marketing ideas anyone can do

Pushed for time but want to get results? Gemma Went offers ten simple online marketing ideas that small firms like yours can benefit from right now....

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Top tips for live streaming on Periscope, Facebook Live and Blab

Social media expert Gemma Went explains how to make the most of live streaming to inspire and engage your target audience on social media....