Social Media

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Coca Cola doing the right thing on Facebook

16 March 2009 | Henry Elliss

There is a great story on AdAge today detailing the rise in popularity of the Coca Cola Facebook fan page, and how it came to be, despite not being ('scuse the ironic pun) quite 'The [...]

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Facebook Top 10 – Italy & Spain in, Sweden & Norway out

16 March 2009 | Henry Elliss

As regular readers of this blog will know, I keep a very close eye on the way Facebook is spreading around different countries via the Facebook Ad Tool, which you can access if you maintain [...]

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Cybersquatting on Twitter

13 March 2009 | Alex Christie

Twitter, the micro-blogging website, has been seen as hosting of a new form of cybersquatting. A number of high-profile celebrity names have been taken by people and fake updates posted. But it not only celebrity [...]

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Adopt-a-blog #32 – Style Bubble

12 March 2009 | Alex Christie

Despite the ongoing effects of the credit crunch, I believe that it's still important to dress your best and if possible dress to impress! The Account Management team here at Tamar definitely lead the way [...]

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Why did Facebook rush the new Fan page design?

10 March 2009 | Henry Elliss

Those of you that regularly visit Facebook's fan pages will have noticed a big change last week, as Facebook changed the structure of these pages to bring in more user-like functionality. Sounds fair enough I'm [...]

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Email is sooo 1999!

10 March 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Social media has officially over taken email as preferred method of communication. A bold statement, I know, but it is backed up by recent research done by Nielsen Online. It isn't all that hard to [...]

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If you can’t buy it, beat it…

5 March 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Facebook is changing again: the company made a number of announcements on 4 March about changes to its home page, profile pages, and activity streams. Many social media watchers see this as a response to [...]

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Facebook popularity on the decline as ‘virus’ apps increase

4 March 2009 | Alex Christie

Facebook have been targeted by malicious hackers and companies seeking to steal valuable data from its members. The social network site has been hit by five separate security problems in the last seven days, which [...]

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Adopt a Blog #31 – The Web Standards Project

4 March 2009 | Alex Christie

The Web Standards Project was started in 1998. The aim of the project is to fight for standards that reduce the cost and complexity of development while increasing the accessibility and long-term viability of any [...]

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Adopt a blog #30 – doshdosh

3 March 2009 | Alex Christie

If dosh is money then doshdosh is piles of it, Scrooge McDuck piles of hard earned cash. I have only been reading this blog for two months, in that time Maki, the bloggers alias, has [...]