Posts by Annie Wakefield

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#SAScon Mini November 2011 Roundup

29 November 2011 | Annie Wakefield

Last week on Thanksgiving, I attended SAScon Mini up in charming city of Manchester.  There were many ideas flying around during the sessions – here are my favourite finds: Method Marketing Has a Role in […]

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October’s top digital news – Round-up

1 November 2011 | Annie Wakefield

Welcome to October’s Top Digital News from Tamar. Here we’ve outlined the month’s top news so you are up-to-date about all the big goings-on in the digital space. Facebook introduce ‘People Talking About’ metric After […]

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Google Buying Yahoo: Thoughts and Theories

31 October 2011 | Annie Wakefield

Last week news hit from the Wall Street Journal publishing that Google were in talks with private equity firms in buying Yahoo’s core business. With the news spreading like wild fire, many speculators are wandering […]

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The Rise Of The Smartphone

17 October 2011 | Annie Wakefield

Last week my Blackberry died – and I wasn’t the only one to suffer such a fate. On Tuesday 11th October, Research in Motion (RIM) services failed hundreds of thousands of Blackberry users around the […]

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Facebook shake up social media… again. We have the details

23 September 2011 | Annie Wakefield

Facebook’s F8 conference is a big date in the social media calendar, with all eyes on the networking giant as it reveals upcoming changes to its platform. This year Zuckerberg & Co came out all […]

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5 Ways to Optimise for Google Places

19 September 2011 | Annie Wakefield

With millions of people using Google Maps to search for local business listings, you could be missing a major marketing opportunity if your business is not listed. By having your business listed on Google Places, […]

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Who has the power – blogs or brands?

24 August 2011 | Annie Wakefield

Over the last decade, bloggers have changed from just another opinion floating in the ether, to a respected community voice – and one that brands are keen to influence and utilise in their marketing strategies. […]

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Cyber paranoia? German state bans the Facebook ‘Like’ button

23 August 2011 | Annie Wakefield

A German state has taken the first step to protect the privacy of its citizens through banning the ‘Like’ button. State institutions in Schleswig-Holstein, northern Germany were ordered to shut down their Facebook Pages and […]

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5 simple search tips to make you love Google even more!

22 August 2011 | Annie Wakefield

Today I will be showing you 5  interesting search techniques which might just make you love Google that little bit more! 1) Time If you, like me, have family all over the world but can […]

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Build an SEO and user friendly 404 page

12 August 2011 | Annie Wakefield

What are 404 Errors? 404 Errors occur when a web server cannot find an object with the URL you’ve entered. Ugly messages often pop up on your screen like “This webpage cannot be found,” with […]