Alison Battisby

Alison Battisby

Avocado Social

Social media consultant and director



Avocado Social


About the company

Alison Battisby is an experienced social media consultant and founder of Avocado Social. Alison has been involved in some ground-breaking social media projects for brands including Nokia, Tesco and Pringles as well as a range of UK start-ups and growing enterprises. Alison has been praised for her no-nonsense approach to social media, which suits all levels of knowledge and understanding. She has experience training brands of all sizes, including BBC, John Lewis and EDF Energy as well as many British SMEs.

About Alison Battisby

Alison is fascinated with communication and did her degree in English Language, with specific modules on online conversation - before social media even existed! She loves experimenting with different social media strategies, watching how audiences prefer to engage and helping brands to devise the best strategies to reach their audiences.


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How to use Instagram to promote your business

Social media expert Alison Battisby provides an essential checklist to help you get the most out of Instagram, from creating themes to using hashtags. ...