Latest posts

Blog image

Tamar’s Friday #FailureToLaunch #15 – “This post is NOT sponsored”

27 January 2012 | Henry Elliss

It’s been an interesting week in the world of marketing and social FAILs, with one particular story initially looking like it was just going to be a simple one, but actually opening up a much [...]

Blog image

One office and its dog – A curious tail…

26 January 2012 | Helen Booth

Meet Oli (short for Oliphant) our office dog: For all of you that haven’t see our endless tweeting and ‘instagram’ing of his adventures! In case you’re wondering, he’s half Jack Russell (no suprises) and half [...]

Blog image

Bamboozled by Katie Price and Snickers?

23 January 2012 | Milly Diaz

Twitter was buzzing on Sunday because former Page 3 girl/reality TV star/Heat magazine staple Katie ‘Jordan’ Price unleashed a barrage of ‘intelligent’ tweets. Unsurprisingly, people were convinced that she was hacked. But it turns out, [...]

Blog image

Tamar’s Friday #FailureToLaunch #14 – “Can’t We All Just Get Along?”

20 January 2012 | Ashley Turner

This week has presented several spats in the digital space… From Paula Deen and Anthony Bourdain duking it out on Twitter to the little blackout that thought it could, but just couldn’t to the on-going [...]

Blog image

SOPA? So what?

18 January 2012 | Tanya Goodin

You must have heard by now about SOPA (the US Stop Online Piracy Act) which has the digital world in a lather. Proponents of the bill say it will bring in much needed legislation to [...]

Blog image

2012 the year of ‘Rise of the planet of SOCIAL SEO’

16 January 2012 | Asad Imam

The past 12 months have been a steep learning curve for the SEO industry. Thanks to the multiple iterations of the Google Panda update, the introduction of +1, Google+ and the “freshness” algorithm, the SEO [...]

Blog image

BBC / Cbeebies in social customer services WIN

11 January 2012 | Henry Elliss

As a blogger, my three most frequent post topics (on the Tamar blog as well as my own) are Social Media, Marketing Win/FAILs and parenting – and last night I was pleased to discover the [...]

Blog image

Tamar’s Friday #FailureToLaunch #13 – “Just stop bloody TWEETING!”

6 January 2012 | Henry Elliss

In what can only be a sign of the impending apocalypse, this week has been a super, bumper, AMAZING week for #FAILs and marketing boo-boos. So much so that I’m going to have to limit [...]

Blog image

Tamar’s Friday #FailureToLaunch – Our favourite FAILs of 2011

23 December 2011 | Henry Elliss

Is it just us, or are marketers a lot more careful around Christmas time? We’ve not seen any really good fails for a week now, apart from a few celebrities making fools of themselves. So, [...]

Blog image

All I want for Christmas is… a good view!

21 December 2011 | Helen Booth

I am all for small businesses and thanks to the marmite (love or hate her) red head that is Mary Portas, we know that people are crying out for mini-busi’s ! Unlike your small independent [...]