Along with static images short, concise, informative and fun video content can help you massively increase your reach. Important to remember it’s not just about creating a video, there are millions of videos on YouTube with just tens of views, … More You can no longer ignore video as part of your marketing strategy
Fantastic infographic guiding you through the decision on how (and if) to respond to social media posts. … More Should you respond to that social media comment?
Photographic memories have always been precious, and like the printed versions digital photographs are at risk from fire or other losses. If you have only saved your digital photographs on a local drive, then if this drive fails you could quickly loose images that can never be replaced. Backing up your digital photographs is the … More Don’t loose your precious digital memories
With the number of social media users projected to reach 2.5 billion by 2018 I would hope by now that even the most ardent social media denialists will be able to accept that social media is not going anywhere soon. Businesses extensively use social media as part of their activities including for customer service, where … More Measuring social media measurement
I remember being on holiday, sitting in the sun with a lovely chilled glass of wine, when I saw a friends update with a picture of him having fun at a party. For a moment I felt gutted, wished I was home in rainy Britain and able to be at the party too. When I returned from … More Your Facebook updates are a lie
Social media is now part of the mainstream. Rather than seeing it as a threat you need to see it as an opportunity. If you have not already realised it, it is time to do things differently. In your business you may see your people using social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn … More STOP: Time to rethink social media at work
There are many benefits from social media, most are hard to measure and the impact on SEO is certainly one of those difficult to directly attribute the benefits to search engine optimisation. This graphic lays out a view on how social media could be helping your SEO efforts.
Brand Republic asked Klout to run the numbers on social media influencers in the UK’s marketing and advertising industry. Klout looked at activity on social accounts (including content posted and reacted to, as well as follower and following accounts, among other things) on 21 July 2015 for the prior 90 days. They focussed on expertise in … More Top 50 UK marketing and advertising Klout influencers on social media
This handy tip shows you how to stop seeing tweets from a user on Twitter without unfollowing them.
Whilst on a conference call with some colleagues today I was asked if I felt that young people were no longer on Facebook. They had been told by an agency that ‘the kids’ were no longer using the social media website being drawn to SnapChat and other social sites. It is about a year-and-a-half since … More Where are the kids hanging out?
If your computer crashes due to a hard drive fault you might lose all your photos, videos and files. Don’t wait until this happens to do something about it – it will be too late and you could have lost precious photos or other important files that you will never see again. Learn how you … More Time to backup your photos, videos and files
Unfortunately there are lots of nasty people out there who want to get access to information on you from your computer to use to get access to your money, or sometimes just because they can. Here is some tips on how you can protect yourself from malware, viruses, spyware, scareware and other nasty bugs.
Social media continues to grow and for many has become a daily interaction with friends and family around the world. Years ago if you went to a pub or restaurant and saw somebody waiting alone they would probably be smoking a cigarette. Now the new addition is the mobile phone checking Facebook updates or how … More Are you addicted to social media?
This video features a beauty blogger with adult acne has been watched almost seven million times. The video, titled “You Look Disgusting”, shows comments that Em Ford received via social media after posting images of her face with and without make-up. Once again some of the appalling behaviour found online has been exposed in a powerful way. Let’s … More ‘You look disgusting!’ Beauty blogger shames bullies