6 October 2011

How the Internet paid tribute to Steve Jobs [Pictures]

Steve Jobs was undoubtedly a man who appreciated nice design and visual appeal. So, we thought it’d be nice to round-up a few of the more visual tributes to the great man, that have popped-up around the web today. There are obviously a lot of lovely and very moving obituaries out there to read, but these tributes all included either …

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6 October 2011

Steve Jobs and me

The Macintosh SE30 was my very first computer. My boss plonked one down on my desk late one Friday: “take this home over the weekend. By the time you come in on Monday I expect you to know how to use it”. I looked at him aghast. I had never used a computer before. There was no manual. I wasn’t …

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5 October 2011

Let’s talk iPhone (4S, not 5)

As anyone who works with, lives with or indeed IS, a nerd will know, Apple made their autumn iPhone announcement yesterday. I’m going to give you a quick run through of the best bits here, now that the giddy excitement of twitter feeds and live blogs has died down a little. Head-lines. Crazy brilliant figures for mobile market share, continuing …

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30 September 2011

Tamar’s Friday #FailureToLaunch #2 – Sauce Factor 10!

Following on from the launch of FailureToLaunch last week (or FLT, as all the cool kids are calling it… apparently) we’ve once again done tireless hours of research to bring you some more funny stories, mistakes and cock-ups from the world of internet marketing and social media. By pure coincidence, there seems to be an underlying theme of naughtiness to …

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30 September 2011

5 Ways to make a Facebook brand page sing

We all know that the secret to social media is content, but once the content is solid, there are so many things a brand can do to spruce up their Facebook page and give it that little something extra! Sometimes it’s these little gems that attract people to the page in the first place, luring them in so they have …

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28 September 2011

Britain’s Best Loved Digital Brands Top 25

Today at Tamar we’re launching our “Britain’s Best Loved Digital Brands 2011” league table. This year we’ve refined our table to rank only pure-play digital retail brands. These are the power-house brands helping to ignite the UK’s moribund economy while bricks and mortar bomb and the high street shuts up shop. We’re proud to say we’ve helped ignite quite a …

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26 September 2011

SEO Tips – How to update content regularly

The recent Google ‘Panda’ Update has been a real game-changer, in that it is the first clear indication from Google that they intend to reward sites that have good content; content which is – 1. Unique 2. Relevant 3. Regularly updated 4. Well positioned within the structure of the site Generally speaking, this has been the case for sometime; however, …

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