Social Media

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Ten top tips for twittering… Celebs

8 May 2009 | Henry Elliss

Recently I’ve been struck by the disparity in the way different celebrities are “utilising” Twitter, and how different the results can be for them when they do. Whilst some commentators would have you believe that [...]

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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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Surviving the Twitter pandemic.

4 May 2009 | Alex Christie

With the whole world is up in a frenzy over the outbreak of swine flu, it is not surprising that people over many social networks feel they need to air their opinions, views and experiences. [...]

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Check yourself out on Google!

22 April 2009 | Alex Christie

Google introduces profile results Currently only available for our friends across the pond, Google have begun to introduce individual's profiles within the search results much like it's blogs results. Now when you search your name [...]

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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 Ask.com 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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4chan Runs Again

16 April 2009 | Alex Christie

Ashton Kutcher and the CNN have challenged each other to see who can achieve 1,000,000 followers on their Twitter accounts. Both were perilously close at the time of writing; with CNN having 963,493 and Mr. [...]

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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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Social network ‘Slacker’ launched this week

1 April 2009 | Alex Christie

Today Twitter launched a brand new social network designed specifically for the office market. Due to huge growth in its original format, Twitter hired a team of experts to monitor user behaviour. The team found [...]