Social Media Guru’s

Posted by on Mar 24, 2014
Social Media Guru’s

Time to turn these one trick ponies into glue. The digital landscape has changed again and again since the advent of social media. What was cool, is now not. The techniques and secrets that worked in your previous quarter may not work as efficiently this time. For that reason I would like to call out the […]

Twitter Analytics – Finally

Posted by on Mar 17, 2014
Twitter Analytics – Finally

So this happened…. Twitter have finally launched analytics. Here is a quick snapshot of what you get.   I quite like the level of detail and some of the reports in here will definitely be replacing some reports from other software I currently use. Here is a good report on the 5 best things about […]

Yhatch.com the 24 hour UK start up helping YouTubers

Posted by on Feb 23, 2014
Yhatch.com the 24 hour UK start up helping YouTubers

A colleague and friend of mine Ben White and I were joking the other month about setting up a company in just 1 month.  He has recently launched The Youniverse, a company that specialises in activating YouTube content for brands and content creators. He did that within one month, and has had a good launch. […]

“Proper Moist” for Vine Influencers

Posted by on Feb 10, 2014
“Proper Moist” for Vine Influencers

UK Vine star and social media millennial sensation, Dapper Laughs, has “entered” the Itunes Music Chart at number 7. Screw the Industry As you can see from this Vine, he released the single “for a laugh.” Dapper Laughs is currently on a sell out UK tour and this has all come from his popularity on […]

Brands Struggling with Facebook – Pay Up or Shut Up

Posted by on Feb 7, 2014
Brands Struggling with Facebook – Pay Up or Shut Up

Reading through past posts I’ve made over the years about Facebook, I realise how things have changed for brands using Facebook.  As the site celebrates its 10th anniversary there has been a lot of debate about Facebook and its possible future relevance. A Brief History of Facebook & Brands As someone who has always managed […]

Facebook Look Back Video – Funny Reactions

Posted by on Feb 7, 2014
Facebook Look Back Video – Funny Reactions

I am sure by now your timelines will have already been taken over with the “look back” 10 year anniversary videos that Facebook kindly made for everyone. Firstly I don’t hate the idea. However I do like some of the reaction posts people have been making, here are my favourite two so far: and… and… […]

2014: The year of being fired by Tweet

Posted by on Jan 22, 2014
2014: The year of being fired by Tweet

2014 will be the year someone finally gets fired by Tweet.  This may seem like a wild assumption to some but I do not think we are far away from a high profile case of this happening. As the news breaks of Paul Ince (former football manager of Blackpool) being fired by SMS people are […]

Where Can Jelly Go From Here

Posted by on Jan 9, 2014
Where Can Jelly Go From Here

“I don’t think you’re ready for this Jelly” – Beyoncé If you were designing a search engine from scratch today what would you do? That is the question Biz Stone founder of Twitter and Ben Hinkle asked themselves. Then Jelly was born. Jelly is an image based, mobile, questioning and knowledge sharing app that uses […]

Winning at SlideShare 7 easy steps

Posted by on Jan 3, 2014
Winning at SlideShare 7 easy steps

Winning at Slideshare: 7 Easy Steps I have had my SlideShare account for a while now and have only really hosted a couple of decks for portfolio purposes.  Over Christmas I decided to create and share a deck.  That deck managed to get on the featured home page section and became the most tweeted about […]

Google Plus Circle – 5 Essential Circles for Social CRM

Posted by on Jan 3, 2014
Google Plus Circle – 5 Essential Circles for Social CRM

If you are using Google Plus as a business then you need to understand the Google Plus Circle. One of the biggest problems brands have on social is not being able to select certain messages to go to certain fans/followers easily.  This leads to brand fatigue if customers hear to often from your brand. Facebook […]