Earlier this month, Instagram launched a brand new feature. A feature so unique, so ground-breaking and so unbelievably original that tech-lovers the world over were thrown into a frenzied state of appreciation. Oh, wait. That’s definitely not what happened. It’s like yours, but different The… Read More »Did Instagram Stories Just MURDER Snapchat?
Question: What’s better than a hashtag? Answer: Hashtag emojis, obviously. The 2016 Paralympic Games began on Wednesday. To celebrate, Twitter has launched a series of clever hashtag-triggered emojis. We’ve been having loads of fun with them so far. If you haven’t already, why not get… Read More »Twitter Unveils Emojis for the 2016 Paralympic Games
The new US President really is something else on Twitter. Random bursts of anger, haphazard punctuation and more talk of “fake news” than ever before – Donald Trump has it all. The problem? His twitter posts look a tiny bit like they were written by… Read More »How to Make Donald Trump’s Tweets Bearable
Want to improve your Twitter following and create a vibrant, buzzing community of engaged followers on Twitter? No problem! Turn your attention to these three things: 1. Know WHY you’re Tweeting If you don’t know what you’re trying to achieve from your Twitter account, you won’t… Read More »How Do I Get Loads of Twitter Followers?
Following backlash against their Tube advertising, Protein World provided the Twittersphere with a masterclass in how not to do community management… …Or did they? Somehow the brand’s somewhat antagonistic approach to complaints has won them a sizeable following – and countless champions among social media… Read More »Protein World: The New Way to Do Social Media Community Management?
Social media is an ever-present part of our lives. For years, Facebook and Twitter have been the undisputed heavyweights in this market. However, as the number of niche social media sites continues to rise, it’s clear that there is currently a splintering effect in the… Read More »5 Up And Coming Social Media Sites That Might Just Make It
In need of some social media marketing tips? You needn’t look much further than your leading party members. Nothing has engulfed the public consciousness over the past couple of months like the General Election. Media channels inundated us with updates, debates, interviews and party broadcasts.… Read More »7 Social Media Marketing Tips Learnt from the 2015 General Election
Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram … managing your social media presence can be dizzying at best, and a complete headache at worst. Maintaining an active and engaged social media presence allows you to network, research, collaborate and showcase expertise, but it can prove a difficult juggling… Read More »How to Manage your Social Presence with Hootsuite
Firstly, what are fake Twitter followers? Simply speaking, they’re Twitter accounts purposely created to make money, with no genuine human element. Often easy to spot, they’ll have a nonsensical Twitter handle, a non-existent bio, zero tweets and next to no followers. They’ll usually be following… Read More »Would You Buy Fake Twitter Followers?
Facebook is the behemoth of social networks. For businesses, it presents a unique chance to directly reach out to your audience – whether you’re a sole trader, SME or international corporation. However, Facebook marketing is far from easy. In fact, it takes a great deal… Read More »Facebook Marketing – Is Your Business Holding its Own?
Feminine hygiene brand Bodyform went viral with an incredible video response to a disgruntled post on their Facebook page. One recently enlightened chap named Richard took to Bodyform’s social media account to criticise them for their inaccurate and absurd portrayal of women’s periods. Posting a long, tongue-in-cheek… Read More »When Social Media gets Tough, Bodyform Fights Back
Hashtags cannot be owned, controlled or stopped. In fact, they are so potentially hazardous that they’ll turn against you at the drop of a Twitter’s hat. With all thing considered, why would I, or anybody, risk the wrath of a Bashtag? Before I throw caution… Read More »Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Bashtag?