Three reasons why the Google-Twitter partnership will be great for brands

Written on 21 April, 2015 by Steve Mayall

The king of search and the forerunners of microblogging have joined forces, but what will a Google-Twitter hook-up mean for your business? The new partnership will allow the search engine to show real-time tweets in its search results, giving tweets the opportunity for higher visibility and Google the ability to get ahead of... Read more

Categories: General Wholesale | Tags: google, social media, twitter

How to gain clients from social media (Part 2)

Written on 19 March, 2014 by Georgia Leaker

Last week we showed you how you can gain clients from better utilising social media. This week we take a look at other ways you can better use social media to your advantage and grow your business. Talk to your fans People often vent through social media, especially when they’ve... Read more

Categories: Social Media | Tags: customers, facebook, linkedin, online business, social media, twitter

Social media trends set to rock 2014

Written on 10 February, 2014 by Verity Meagher

Last year brought us the rapid growth of Vine and micro videos and a lot of love for inspirational image network We Heart It, but what surprising networking trends are set for 2014? Find out about the best and worst social media trends on the horizon. Selfie saturation The selfie... Read more

Categories: Social Media | Tags: social media, twitter

Getting it right on social media: Lessons from Zappos, Shoes of Prey and ASOS

Written on 29 July, 2013 by Sarah Cripps

There’s no denying that a customer-centric social media strategy can determine whether your business sinks or swims. As the following examples from online leaders show, smart social media strategy can score you big wins. Here are three lessons you can apply to your own business. 1. Treat customer feedback with... Read more

Categories: Online Marketing, Social Media | Tags: branding, customers, facebook, social media, twitter

Three social media tools you haven’t heard of

Written on 01 March, 2013 by Karen Lim-Sam

So you’ve found Facebook nirvana and mastered the art of Twitter, but there is more to social media than meets the eye. The truth is that these online behemoths are just one part of a social media landscape that’s constantly shifting. Here is our insider’s guide to the social tools... Read more

Categories: Social Media | Tags: online marketing, social media, twitter

What are they saying about you?

Written on 15 January, 2012 by Karen Lim-Sam

Have you Googled yourself lately? Go on, be honest. I Google myself pretty often. Apart from boosting my ego to see all those blog posts and articles and forums that make up my online persona, I can find mentions of me and my blogs that I may otherwise have missed.... Read more

Categories: Social Media | Tags: google, social media, twitter