Posts by Henry Elliss

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Brand protection – much more than just domain names!

5 May 2009 | Henry Elliss

  I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the issue of brand protection in a social media world, and what brands need to know in order to protect themselves properly. But not just in terms [...]

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10 reasons why The Apprentice is like SEO

30 April 2009 | Henry Elliss

As an avid fan of the BBC’s finest show – The Apprentice – I regularly tune in to watch the latest goings-on in Sir Alan Sugar’s boardroom, and last night was no exception. But whilst [...]

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Jeeves is back – and this time he’s social!

21 April 2009 | Henry Elliss

So after three years in the wilderness, the clever people over at have decided to invite their famous butler Jeeves back in from the cold, in the hopes that his return will give them [...]

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Official – Ashton Kutcher bigger than CNN

17 April 2009 | Henry Elliss

Seriously though Ashton, what's with the crazy hat?!For those of you that have been following the big Ashton vs CNN contest over on Twitter (or maybe you read my story about it yesterday?) I'm pleased [...]

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Celebrities getting charitable with Twitter

16 April 2009 | Henry Elliss

The world of Twitter has been a-buzz in the past couple of days with talk of celebrities 'giving back' via Twitter. X-men star and all-round Australian nice-guy Hugh Jackman has pledged to give $100,000 to [...]

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Facebook recommends brands; Amazon doesn’t recommend homosexuality

14 April 2009 | Henry Elliss

For most of us today will be the start of a nice short four-day week, following a lovely long four-day weekend – and since we seem to have missed a lot of action over the [...]

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Wales Wikia Wound-up – Wouldn’t Work Well

2 April 2009 | Henry Elliss

In a piece of news that probably caused some confusion due to it's release date (April 1st – though evidently it wasn't a joke), Wikipedia founder James Wales announced his decision to close his 'Wikia [...]

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Aussie bankers using twitter to help customers

31 March 2009 | Henry Elliss

As Head of Social Media here at Tamar, I love to see examples of brands who are embracing Social Media – especially ones in less 'glamorous' industries like banking or finance. It doesn't happen often [...]

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Tamar @ Econsultancy Digital Cream

26 March 2009 | Henry Elliss

A week or so ago I attended the Econsultancy 'Digital Cream' event here in London, where we were sponsoring the Social Media table. It was a great event, which you can find out more about [...]

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“I’m sorry John – it’s Twitter or me!”

24 March 2009 | Henry Elliss

Anybody who has tried juggling a demanding relationship with an addiction to social networking will know that it can be hard to balance your online time with your loved-one time… Well, according to the Telegraph, and [...]