Social Media

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Skittles re-launches with social-flavoured website

2 March 2009 | Henry Elliss

Those clever people over Mars have obviously been on a sugar-high recently, and have now taken a brave (but wonderful) jump in to the world of embracing Social Media – taking it to a whole [...]

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Adopt a blog #29 – ars technica (Art of Technology)

27 February 2009 | Alex Christie

My immediate reaction to my adopted site, ars techica, is what actually is it? I found it totally unclear who the site is aimed at, what it stands for and what information I may find. [...]

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Facebook introduces its own Terms of Use today

27 February 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Facebook is giving its users the opportunity to voice their own opinions about how the popular social media site is governed. After last week’s debacle over the change in the company’s Terms of Use, Facebook [...]

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I have violated what…?

26 February 2009 | Alex Christie

This morning, while enjoying my daily dose of caffeine, I logged into facebook to get my daily dose of  inspiration… by that I mean having a big old laugh at the scandals that play out [...]

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Adopt a blog #28 – TechCrunch

26 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube, Software, IPhones… These are just some of the things that this very well-known blog posts about. TechCrunch is a very well organized site – with headings in large font, an image [...]

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What is your social media age?

26 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Today I found out that I am yet another statistic… 26 and a Facebook addict. Pew Internet along with American Life project release a survey yesterday on social media use in America. The statistic I [...]

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Adopt a Blog #27 – ICanHasCheezBurger

25 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Who hasn't heard of LOLCats or ICanHasCheezBurger? Even if those names don't ring a bell, you are still likely to have seen one of their images pop into your inbox. I didn't even know there [...]

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Adopt a Blog #26 – Design*Sponge

24 February 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Design*Sponge first came to my attention from a spot of proper old fashioned surfing – just following links on other sites to see what was going on – and I've been a regular visitor ever [...]

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Do Digg Auto-bury? And Do I Care?

24 February 2009 | Henry Elliss

There seems to be a bit of a debate going on in the community of active Digg users about whether the ability for Digg to 'auto bury' certain contributors content is real or a myth. [...]

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Government social media position valued higher than Lord Chancellor?

23 February 2009 | Alex Christie

Tax payers across Britain are up in arms today after The Telegraph reported that a senior position within the Government's Digital Engagement team, has a higher starting salary and benefits than what the Lord Chancellor [...]