Love this infographic from Fast Company. It’s a couple of years old but still as relevant today as it was when it was created.
According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, the average attention span of a human being has dropped from 12 seconds in 2000 to 8 seconds in 2013–one second less than the attention span of a goldfish. So now more than ever the likelihood of someone sitting through your 15 minute video on how fantatstic … More Importance of images in a social media age
This handy infographic share key demographics for all the key social media sites. The stats help break some assumptions that I have heard from marketers such as that people on higher incomes do not use social media; or that younger people (18-29) don’t use Twitter. Infographic via SproutSocial. These demographics are just one factor in … More Social media demographics: Which site should you use
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
These statistics from 2014 (looks like they are for the US) shows that marketers are increasingly taking social media seriously. Facebook continues to drive a lot of deserved attention – however Twitter is often underestimated given that the influence of Twitter reaches far beyond its 140 characters and the other Twitter users. For instance … More Which social network should marketers use?
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
This great infographic looks back on the 20th century’s most popular toys.
This infographic shares some of the dos and don’ts for using your mobile around the world.
In this video a company predicts tech in 2014 – how did they do?