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The Latest Social Media Fails

There’s one big flaw that all brands have that no one likes to talk about: they’re run by fallible, emotional and sometimes careless human beings. Every once in a great while, these humans make mistakes—they slip up all too publicly on their...

When the Social Media Circus Leaves Town

David Bowie died almost two months ago. Soon after, we posted about the tawdry British reality TV show making money from his ex-wife’s reactions. Inevitably, her presence on the show at the time and her response to the news created a social...

The Only Way to Make Money from Social Media

If I had a buck for every time I was asked “How can I make money from social media?” I wouldn’t have to write posts about making a buck from social media. The problem is not with social media itself. No platform worth its cyber...

Latest Social Media Stats for Marketing

We’ve looked at some of the most recent studies on social media topics and trends and picked out our most surprising and revealing ones that all businesses should be aware of. Let us know if you find any other good ones.

Twitter shows Companies how NOT to use Twitter

It seems that many people and companies suffer from Twitter remorse –when they hastily post something on a social media site that they instantly regret. Just last month, that company was Twitter themselves. Twitter shares fell drastically after...

Infographic: Social Media: What Are You Afraid Of?

Many organisations have either thrown social media into the ‘too hard’ basket or they’re doing it poorly. Often it’s the youngest member of the marketing team “who’s always on Instagram” who gets appointed...

Pinterest: The Most Underrated Advertising Platform

By Megan Ritter As Pinterest gets ever closer to launching its much anticipated “Promoted Pins” campaign, the spotlight has finally turned to one of the most underrated advertising platforms on the web. If you aren’t yet using Pinterest to boost...

The Essentials of Social Media Marketing

The devil is in the detail when it comes to social media marketing. In developing a consistent social media plan, it is a must that you put your heart in the detail. Every small mistake can become a big one and may risk you losing everything you...

Frozen Friendships

Recently I reconnected on Facebook with some guys I hadn’t had any contact with for over 30 years. We had been friendly at school but not friends. It’s a strange thing looking at a person’s life, albeit through the distorted lens of social media...

A Star is Tweeting…I Mean Born

What’s not to love about Robbie Williams? He can sing, dance and transfix a crowd with his charisma and the feeling that he’s “one of us”. I witnessed this first hand last month in Singapore at his outdoor concert. Just before he came on at 10.30pm...