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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Handy Social Media Image Guide For 2015

Rebekah Radice has published a very handy Essential Cheat Sheet for Social Media Image Sizes for 2015. Social networks sometimes change their requirements and it’s always good to know what they are. Every so often, popular social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus change the format, layout, and style of their networks. Just
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | Be first to comment

Twitter Brings Back Translations With Bing

According to Richard Lawler at Engadget, Twitter’s Bing-powered translations are back… After testing out a solution in fits and starts, Twitter has officially introduced Bing-powered translations right in the feed. Of course, if you’ve ever relied on machine-translation (and if you’ve worked the late shift on a tech site, you definitely have) you know the
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | Be first to comment

Find The Social Media Tools You Need With This Searchable Directory

The team at RazorSocial have recently launched a searchable  directory of social media tools. You can search by category and keyword in a easy to use interface so you should quickly find the tool you need. As they plan to update it as often as possible, it won’t be long before it becomes indispensable.. From Social Media
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | Be first to comment

How To Get Attention By Understanding The Psychology Of Social Media

Psychology has for a long time been an important part of effective marketing. It is now becoming an important part of social media marketing as more people realise it’s power. A recent guest post by Wade Harman on The Social Media Hat explores Reticular Formation and how it affects our habits. From What You Should
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | Be first to comment

Has Ello Been Forgotten? Depends On Your Definition Of Success

A recent article on Techcrunch put forward the idea that Ello was a done deal and has been forgotten. The author says that as a social network it has failed, despite offering new features such as video and music. However, is that really the case? Well, if you said that Ello was a replacement for
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Monday, January 26, 2015 | Be first to comment

50 Shades Of Gran, It Just Had To Happen

Lets start the week with a smile and a laugh. I highly recommend you take a look at, and perhaps even follow, @50shadesofgran. Yep, it’s exactly what you think it is! Below are my favourites, more at Buzzfeed…

Monday, January 26, 2015 | Be first to comment

Tumblr Launches Creatrs, Connects Successful Artists With Brands

Tumblr has setup it’s own ‘in house ad agency’ called Creatrs. It’s aim is to connect those who are successful with brands. Issie Lapowsky at Wired discusses this in her post Tumblr Launches Creative Agency to Connect Artists With Advertisers Tumblr has already helped millions of artists and creators build cult followings online. Now, the
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Saturday, January 24, 2015 | Be first to comment

Need Inspiration For Facebook Updates? Eight Ideas For Small Businesses

Are you getting stuck on what to post to Facebook? Shannon Huppin at DivaHound has some suggestions, especially good ones if you are a small business needing some ideas… From Facebook Inspiration – 8 Posting Ideas for Small Businesses… It is only one month into the new year, but you’re already running out of ideas
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Friday, January 23, 2015 | Be first to comment

Content Marketing, Are You Putting In The Research?

It’s not often I venture to SEO sites but Rand Fishkin has post a great video about doing research for your content marketing. It’s part of the Moz Whiteboard Friday. As he says, If you don’t put in the research then your efforts may go to waste… It’s 2015. It’s going to be a year
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Friday, January 23, 2015 | Be first to comment

Trying To Connect With An Influencer? Five Different Ways To Make It Work

Connecting with an influencer is a good thing, it’s something you’ve most likely read about and now want to do. Though if you want to get noticed, you’ll have to do more than the standard ‘comment, email and link’ thing. There are other ways as discussed by Dave Schneider in 5 Unconventional Ways To Build Relationship
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Thursday, January 22, 2015 | Be first to comment