Have you heard of Flappy Bird? If you know or follow someone who’s even remotely into smartphone games, then you most likely have. It’s one of those simple but addictive games; press the screen to propel the bird upwards, avoid obstacles (pipes of the same design as those appearing in Nintendos “Super Mario Bros” titles, more on that later) and get a high-score. “Sounds easy enough, I think I’ll download it”. Problem is you can’t, as it has been removed [...]
Do you remember the show “This is Your Life”? It presented the life story of well respected individuals and celebrities with the help of their friends and family members. When it was first broadcasted in 1948, it was simply a radio show created to encourage positivity amongst disabled World War II veterans. Its high appeal led to the show being aired on national television and to date has been produced in 11 countries with an elevated rate of success throughout. [...]
You may be using Facebook to follow the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014, but Eastern Europe have another platform of choice; Vkontakte.
It all started ten years ago, 4 February 2004, when a Harvard University student devised an idea that made the world more open and connected. With a group of peers he started out connecting with his fellow students, with a vision that later on he would invite other schools and perhaps further down the track, the world. Now his creation is a socially altering, online phenomenon. This is of course the story of Mark Zuckerberg and what started out as “The Facebook”.
Hello! You’re here again. You took our advice and made a Twitter account? Well bravo. But you’re having a problem? Okay, well let’s take a look at your problem. Hmm, so you can’t seem to get any sort of followers on Twitter? That’s troubling since on a social media website like Twitter, having a profile which thrives on the love of followers is a necessity. Although we do recommend turning it off and on again, let’s take a deeper look at what may be the cause of the problem.
Google search is the ultimate search engine tool that is widely utilised by consumers to search for products, services and information about anything that could catch their attention. Retailers understand that consumers nowadays are infinitely smarter than their predecessors and can easily utilise search engines to look for what they wa
Well marketers, gather around, we’re going to take an in-depth look at the way Twitter works. Most people are familiar with Twitter. Well, let’s be honest. Anyone in the 21st Century knows about Twitter but few people have learnt the science behind it.
Social media has started making a big impact on the economy. While social media was once considered to be just a place to connect with people, it soon expanded and now encompasses the economy of the world. Once the global reach of social media was realised, it was only a matter of time before businesses started to utilise social media.
Companies today cannot afford to have their top leaders on the sidelines when it comes to their social media campaigns. Most CEOs still believe they don’t need to participate; however, studies show that CEOs who do take part in their company’s digital marketing campaigns become better leaders.
Social media has indeed infiltrated quite a number of fields including the business industry. Apart from marketing and journalism, professionals from various fields have had to learn to adopt the social media culture or perish. It has become so influential that if you are not a user of any of its platforms, you seem to die a natural death and become totally irrelevant.