Yesterday afternoon would have been a nightmare for anyone who tried to update their status on Facebook as they would have been faced with a “This webpage cannot be displayed” greeting. It seems that this issue was network wide with Smartphone and tablet applications being also affected. Of course, the upside is that because […]Read more "Facebook Logs Off For A While"
The BBC is looking to increase their presence in the social media world by providing users of their services the opportunity to pick and choose the way that they are accessing the new online. The new BBC Control Panel, appears on the BBC Facebook page, it give the user control over what sort […]Read more "BBC Rolls Out News Control Panel"
We all know that Facebook is about to enter the world of big business when it finally goes with its initial public offering (IPO), which is basically the firm switching from being privately funded to becoming a public company! When the Facebook deal finally takes place, it turns the social network into a $100 […]Read more "The Best IPO’s So Far"
Celebrity Twitter accounts have millions on follows and therefore a recommendation from the celebrity could be worth a lot to the business. In recent campaign by Mars, celebrities such as Katie Price, Rio Ferdinand, Sir Ian Botham and Cher Lloyd all promoted the Snickers chocolate bar in their tweets. However, following […]Read more "ASA Twitter Ruling Opens Up Advertising"
For many people social media is something that youngsters get up to on their phones on the way to and from school. However, this is not the case, for social media has become a powerful weapon. Not only to the big brands use social networking to market their latest lines, but consumers are becoming […]Read more "The Power Of Social Media"
According to some sources, in under a year there are over thirteen million users of Pinterest, with users in the US and in the UK is Pinterest still a site for women interested in handy crafts or has this moved on a bit more? Currently there are around twelve million active users […]Read more "Comparing UK And US Pinterest Users"
It seems that we hear plenty about social media, such as how many people are using it and how much money certain social networking sites are worth! Yet there is hardly anything ever said about the humble email, without which social networking would never have grown at all. Social media needs email, […]Read more "Social Media Is Be Nothing Without Email"