3 reasons to use Periscope

Have you tried Periscope yet? If not, why not? I love it. It’s the hottest new platform from Twitter. You don’t need to wait for that big break on TV or film any longer. Just download the app, connect it up to your Twitter account, and tell the world what you see! I almost shruggedContinue reading “3 reasons to use Periscope”

Think before you cross

For quite a few years now, the UK Government have been running a series of ad’s to promote child safety when crossing the roads. Randomly the one that seems to have lodged itself in my memory is King of the Road. Take a look, and click on the link. The connection I’m trying to makeContinue reading “Think before you cross”

The importance of choosing a niche

Is picking a niche important when it comes to social media marketing? I think so. There is only so many hours we have in a day, and whatever business we’re in. Whether you participate in a social media campaign yet, or not. There are psychical restrictions on what one person can do. You don’t need toContinue reading “The importance of choosing a niche”

Three reasons why social media is a worthwhile investment.

According to a report published by The Drum, “34% of marketers have no plans for social media advertising. Unconvinced of it’s ROI” A nice little article, but I find the figures astonishing as the most powerful tool in advertising is word of mouth; social media is the digital tool that provides marketers direct access toContinue reading “Three reasons why social media is a worthwhile investment.”

The social busker

Tis was the eve of Christmas eve, and whilst strolling merrily down one of Glasgow’s busiest shopping streets I couldn’t quite help, but stop to applaud and appreciate the young talent that lined  with festive spirit and a smart and savvy sign, which read along the lines of; ‘find me here’ followed by a listContinue reading “The social busker”

Social networks get revamped in time for Christmas!

For many tis the season to be jolly, buying presents, sending cards, Christmas parties and fending of the forces of winter, (for some of us). For social networks it seems the perfect time to produce a makeover. This week Facebook rolled out their new streamline profile, Timeline, revealed back at their annual developers conference inContinue reading “Social networks get revamped in time for Christmas!”

Have you used M Share yet?

M share is part of Mashables new social media stream M follow. M share allows you to share the stories that interest you the most, whilst ignoring the ones that don’t; across several different platforms at one time, with one button. The new social platform is all part of Mashable’s shift from the old editorContinue reading “Have you used M Share yet?”