21 April 2016

Unlocking the secrets of content marketing for brands

Content is one of the most important aspects of any website and most brands understand that it’s important to produce engaging and shareable content frequently. Producing content is not only a great way to improve rankings for SEO purposes, but it’s also important to encourage engagement and keep readers interested and returning to your site. Producing content can take time. …

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13 April 2016

14 ways to gain followers on Instagram

Growing community sizes is often one of the core KPIs of a community manager, and Instagram is the new frontier for many businesses (those that are a little bit behind, at any rate…). But how can you grow your community size on Instagram? How can you capture those all-important followers? We’ve got 14 ways to do just that. #1 Buy followers …

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6 April 2016

Why aren’t more brands promoting on Pinterest?

Pinterest has recently made promoted pins available beyond the US, including the UK, so this opens the platform up for a share of brand marketing budgets, as they pay for the eyeballs of this very receptive audience – or will they? With regular and steady growth of over 60% a year, Pinterest is one of the fastest growing social platforms. With 100 …

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1 April 2016

Move over millennials – Snapchat has a NEW Queen…

First, reality TV stars; then came the phenomenon that is DJ Khaled; then back in January POTUS joined – so the latest person to jump onto the Snapchat bandwagon might not come as much of a surprise to many of us. Ask the average user who’s the ‘Snapchat Queen’ and they’re likely to name Kylie Jenner or perhaps Kim Kardashian. But …

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31 March 2016

The month in social: March

Another month has flown by, and social has thrown some, yet again, unexpected events at us. We have seen the perfect reaction to some pens gifted especially for her, and the biggest fashion magazine in the world partner with WhatsApp. Facebook Messenger partners with Spotify Gone are the days where Facebook Messenger was simply used for messaging friends. From ordering …

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22 March 2016


Instagram, since its birth in 2010, has allowed brands and people to connect through the use of images. One of the rising stars of social networking, it appeared to be destined for greatness – unlike many others. The proof of that greatness lay in the growth of its user base over the years, reaching a staggering 400 million monthly active …

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21 March 2016

10 facts about Twitter at Ten

Twitter turns ten today and to mark it we’ve updated Tamar’s #digitalhistory infographic of the network…   … along with a round-up of ten top birthday facts; N0.1 The most retweeted tweet ever is still ‘If Bradley Had a Longer Arm’, Ellen Degeneres’ Oscar group selfie. It reached a million retweets within hours, and has now racked up well over 3 …

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15 March 2016


As we all know, the advent of social media has been the success story of digital of the last ten years. But with so many social platforms coming into the limelight over time, many of them have been left behind and completely forgotten about. So we’ve collated our top ten list of social networks that have failed and the reasons …

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15 March 2016

The month in social: February

Another month has flown by on social with an array of events, from a ‘controversial’ Adidas campaign to the excitement of $5 Geofilters. Today we’re looking back at the five most talked-about social events and our view on their relevance to brands. #1 Return of the GIF Last month saw several social media platforms begin to integrate GIF functionality across them. Twitter announced GIF …

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