26 November 2012

TWIST! The Week In Social/search Tamar 19th-26th

  We published three blogs from the Tamar Team. If you didn’t get the chance to read them, check them out now: 1. Tamar’s Apps to Tap | FOAP (collaborative photo library) New free app for snap happy amateur photographers, offering the chance to have your photo’s bought by others, including companies. Find out what photo loving Henry thinks of the app …

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26 November 2012

SEO is for life, not just for…

You know how the cliché goes. A common challenge that SEO’s often face is educating their client(s) to help them understand that optimising their website for improved search engine rankings is a long-term investment. While most businesses appreciate the value that SEO offers, others take it for granted. In short, SEO is competitive very competitive and unless you continue optimising …

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21 November 2012

Pinterest Launch New Accounts for Businesses!

Pinterest have launched business accounts. The image-centric social network wants to help more businesses provide great content on their platform and make it easy to pin from their websites. These accounts feature new tools and resources specifically for professionals, such as brands, small businesses, and bloggers. This initiative aims to bring in more brands to the website. Ultimately, Pinterest want businesses to get …

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19 November 2012

Tamar’s Apps to Tap | FOAP (collaborative photo library)

As a snap-happy amateur photographer, I’m always keen to explore new photo-related social media applications and campaigns. I’m a big Instragram fan, I’ve been known to do a bit of Pinning on Pinterest and any of my Facebook fans will attest to my never-ending stream of photo uploads. So when a Twitter friend suggested I give an app called ‘FOAP‘ …

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19 November 2012

TWIST! The week in #socialmedia / #SEO @TamarUK :12th-16th November 2012

We published four blogs from the Tamar Team. If you didn’t get the opportunity to read them catch up now:  1. Twitter has Plans to Introduce Instagram-Style Photo Filters: Rumour has it, Twitter would prefer it if users stayed on their platform. As a result, they plan to introduce photo filters! Find out what the experts have to say… 2. Facebook launches …

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16 November 2012

Multilingual Search Engine Optimisation – Not Lost In Translation

Optimising your website for multiple languages (multilingual SEO) is similar to standard SEO, except that it’s carried out for a different language. Specifically writing content for the country you are targeting is important because there is a high chance that citizens of that country will be querying in their native language. For example, a resident of Milan may search “noleggio …

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16 November 2012

Developing (or re-developing) for iPhone5

As you can’t fail to have heard, Apple’s latest contribution to the smartphone market, the iPhone 5 sports, among other upgrades, a longer screen than its predecessors. While this is a lovely addition for users, it brings with it some extra challenges for designers and developers. If you’re building native iOS apps, here’s one tip for making them as pretty …

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14 November 2012

Facebook launches couples pages!

We bet you were lying in bed recently thinking “I know what is really lacking from our relationship…a couples page on Facebook!” The chance to share all those ‘precious moments’, photos, posts, comments, and to be able to access it forever… We can hear thoughts of “I would just love to be able to take a virtual tour of my love …

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13 November 2012

Twitter has Plans to Introduce Instagram-Style Photo Filters

It’s hardly a surprise, to hear rumours, via New York Times, that Twitter would prefer it if users stayed on their platform, rather than using increasingly popular Facebook-owned Instagram, which is currently the booming photo publishing and filtering service of choice. There has of course, always been a concern that Twitter may stop allowing Instagram to post to it, or that …

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12 November 2012

TWIST! This week in social/search @TamarUK : 5-9th November

This week we published four blogs from the Tamar Team. If you didn’t get the opportunity to read them take a look now: 1. #Socialmedia How to successfully use social media for sales: Discussed research surrounding the prediction that social media will be used to bring in high levels of revenue by 2015. Discover the dos and don’ts of using social …

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