Twitter both delights and frustrates people. For first time users it can appear complicated and difficult to navigate. There is quite the sense of achievement once you have mastered the ins and outs of ‘following’, conversation threads, retweets, hashtags and of course trends, that you […]
We use them frequently these days when we tweet or post online, but some people are not sure what they are or when to use them, so here is our #hashtags explained easy guide.
The #hashtag became globally popular in the year 2009 and it […]
This week Vanessa Feltz was the victim of cyber bullying when she was targeted with abuse on Twitter after revealing that she had been groped by Rolf Harris during a TV interview in 1996. See the full article here
Technology has brought us many positive advances […]
More and more businesses are adding social media into their marketing mix. Big brands were early adopters because it was easy to see the advantages of direct customer engagement, and now there is an increase in the numbers of SME’s now taking advantage of the […]
Social media is defined as a means of sharing, engaging and collaborating with others. Usually, people think immediately of the main social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Google+ . However, it also includes blogging, participating in on-line community forums and can […]
It is good practice whether you are a small business or larger company to regularly review your social media. It’s an ideal opportunity to see what is working for you, what isn’t and to make sure you haven’t fallen into any social media bad habits […]
Looking at a client’s Twitter account the other day, I smiled to myself that he had a follower in Kuwait and mentioned it to him. ‘What good will that do me?’ He replied. And then wished he hadn’t, as I launched into a lecture about […]
Facebook was one of the first social networks where you could create a business page. Amazingly, there are still a large number of businesses using personal profiles rather than pages.
Facebook pages look similar to personal profiles but they do offer some different features and tools […]