Social Media

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The new Facebook – are you a lover or a fighter?

19 September 2008 | Alex Christie

This week, across the Tamar office, I haven’t been able to ignore Henry enthusiastically stating his intention to start a Facebook group dedicated to the appreciation of the new Facebook design, which was made compulsory [...]

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Bebo Launches Student TV Show – Rewards Fans

19 September 2008 | Henry Elliss

After their past successes, including Kate Modern, it looks like Bebo are set to launch a new internet-based TV show aimed at the UK. Their new series, ‘Meet the Freshers’, begins at the end of [...]

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The Importance of Social Insight in Times of Crisis

18 September 2008 | Henry Elliss

As we seem to be waking up to increasingly worse headlines every morning at the moment – Financial Meltdown this, Global Crisis that – it strikes me that monitoring mentions of your brand online (or [...]

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New Facebook Profiles Permanent… Maybe

11 September 2008 | Henry Elliss

So today was apparently going to be the day when all Facebook users would be forced to switch to the new layout, and the change was going to be made obvious by the removal of [...]

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Online operating system, social media mogul? You better believe it.

11 September 2008 | Annie Wakefield

Facebook’s brand new applications bar reminds us of something? A device for world domination, maybe, a handy shortcut to the hoards of applications we all love and cherish, perhaps, but most of all, look at [...]

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Google Crawling Public Facebook Groups

8 September 2008 | Henry Elliss

According to the guys over at AllFacebook, Facebook have now granted Google access to Facebook groups and events, extending the search engine’s reach in to the previously login-only site. Whilst individual users profiles are still [...]

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Facebook’s 100M users – absolute, or active?

5 September 2008 | Alex Christie

We all know that Facebook has experienced unbelieveable growth over the last 12 months – and have for the first time (at least as far back as I can remember), been shouting about it themselves. [...]

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Tweets please!

5 September 2008 | Alex Christie

OK — so you are wondering what this thing called Twitter is. Even those who have heard of it are not all together sure what the point is, so I am going to go through [...]

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My Facebook Wishlist – AKA My Top 8 Gripes!

3 September 2008 | Henry Elliss

As regular readers will attest, I’m a big fan of Facebook and have been for a long time. But that doesn’t mean I can’t see it’s flaws – and I’ve been told there are many. [...]

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Facebook – The Movie?

28 August 2008 | Annie Wakefield

Does this come as a surprise? Maybe, but it shouldn’t. It just proves that the power of social media should never be underestimated. According to the website Hollywood writer-producer Aaron Sorkin, known for his [...]