You wake up in the morning but before turning to your partner to say ‘good morning’, you check Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, right? If you don’t have a partner, it’s okay, I’m here for you. The news feed has positioned itself as a firm source of drunk photos, tweets full of info we don’t give […]Read more "Why News Feeds Are The Bane Of Our Existence"
We all love to read and there’s nothing like losing yourself in a good piece of literature. However, a conundrum that all readers face is knowing what to read after having finished a good book. I recently came up with a very simple idea to overcome this dilemma, Bookstract. Bookstract is an Instagram account that […]Read more "Bookstract – A Book Recommendation Instagram Account"
Well, the good news is that I haven’t seen an Instagram video of someone’s Nando’s, yet. However, the general feeling in the social stratosphere is that Vine still collectively possesses the funniest videos and that Instagram Video features very awkward girls suddenly lost for words; I guess we were happy to look at them as […]Read more "Instagram’s Middle Finger to Vine: Part 2"
Barely 24 hours old and Instagram Video is already two steps ahead of Twitter’s Vine, the popular video sharing social network. Whilst Vine is more established, having been available since January, Instagram is a lot more established among brands and users. What’s hilarious though, is how Instagram’s new feature was announced via Vine. Instagram users […]Read more "Instagram’s Middle Finger to Vine"
I can see it already: #hangover #vom #drunk #babyscan #heartbroken So Facebook has welcomed the idea of hashtags, well they were always present, like an unwanted STI (tbf what STI is wanted?), but the actually functionality of it has been implemented. If you thought your feed moved fast during X Factor, wait until the trends […]Read more "Facebook Hashtags Have Arrived, Officially…."
6 seconds. That’s all you get and that’s all you can give. However, why are brands slow to adopt what could be the most effective social media platform into their strategies? No doubt a number of brands are on Vine, in fact I can guarantee a large number are but if we’re not hearing about […]Read more "Why Is Vine A Conundrum For Brands?"
We all know Kobe Bryant has solidified his place in basketball’s Hall of Fame, the legend extends beyond the numbers and statistics. The Lakers stalwart has overcome adversity early in his career to become one of the most recognisable and marketable athletes in sport. What happens when injury threatens to end your career? Nike releases […]Read more "Nike Pays Homage To Kobe Bryant"
Homeland star Damian Lewis stars in the new short film by Jaguar, promoting the new F-TYPE which was released last week. It takes the name from the classic film ‘A Car Named Desire’. Rather than a 30-second spot, short films or branded content as we call them in the industry are taking precedence as it […]Read more "Jaguar F-TYPE Presents ‘Desire’"
lol? That’s all you can say. Were they trying to be funny? Who would ever think that would be positively effective? Why would you say the agency put it out without your permission yet they were given the budget by you? I’ve read loads of articles saying the same stuff but ‘lol?’ really sums it […]Read more "Hyundai’s Suicide Gaffe"
The infographic below shows the most engaging brands on Twitter, I especially love that Arsenal made the list. As a brand which hasn’t made it onto this list, ask yourself what you need to be doing to make yourselves more engaging? You’ll be surprised what the power of a retweet can do, especially when it […]Read more "The 25 Most Engaging Brands On Twitter"