About Leigh Caldwell

Leigh M. Caldwell is Director of Social Media and Digital Marketing at Harness TechED. She is a content creator and marketing strategist with two decades of experience in social, online, print and broadcast media. Leigh is a native of West Frankfort, Illinois, and a Southern Illinois University alum.

How to Set Up a LinkedIn Company Page

LinkedIn Company Pages can be a good way to let other LinkedIn users know about your company. The process of setting up a LinkedIn Company Page is not difficult, but there are several steps involved. Here’s how to get started: First, you need to have a LinkedIn profile of your own. You cannot just join […]

Breaking the Habit: Tips for Cutting Back on Social Media Use

Let’s play a little game of Have You Ever… Have you ever texted a family member from inside your house? Have you ever told your child to wait on something so that you could send a tweet or comment on a Facebook post? Have you ever spent dinnertime on your smartphone rather than talking to […]

Attention People of Earth: ‘Password’ is Not an Acceptable Password

The annual list of the most common passwords has just come out, and ‘password’ has been dethroned. It’s now No. 2 on the list, surpassed by the equally secure ‘123456.’ Can you hear me sighing here? Can you? The list comes from SplashData, and they got a lot of their data this year from an […]

Hashtag 101: What are they, and why do we need ’em?

If you use social media, you have seen a hashtag. No, scratch that. In 2014, if you watch TV, or read magazines or attend conferences, you’ve seen a hashtag. But I still have folks ask me all the time what a hashtag is, why they exist, and why in the world you would want to use […]