Selfies Send Smart Bombs

Selfies Send Smart Bombs

When it comes to the threat posed by Islamic State, the nihilistic jihadist group terrorizing the Middle East, one of the core fears shared by Western intelligence agencies is their recruitment effort. This savvy drive has been conducted, primarily, via digital media....
A Bad Yelp Review Is A Good Opportunity

A Bad Yelp Review Is A Good Opportunity

Bad Yelp Reviews Aren’t All Bad Last night I was given the opportunity of speaking about the role of social media for small businesses. After I had finished my spiel about why the coming age of mobile devices, digital natives and social platforms was an...
‘Thank You’ Goes A Hell Of A Long Way!

‘Thank You’ Goes A Hell Of A Long Way!

Recently we started using a new application here in the office called CoSchedule. CoSchedule is an app which allows you to write a blog post and then time it to be released and re-released over a month long period. The thinking of the CoSchedule creators is that the...
Periscope, Meerkat and the Coming Age of Live Video

Periscope, Meerkat and the Coming Age of Live Video

Last week Twitter launched Periscope, their response to Meerkat. Haven’t heard of Meerkat? You wouldn’t be the first. It was only launched a few weeks ago, but it has already taken the social world by storm. Meerkat and Periscope are part of a new company...
Feeding the #hashtags

Feeding the #hashtags

Last week an announcement made by Zayn Malik about leaving his group, One Direction, got international media attention. Millions of fans made sure to place Zayn on the trend topics on the main social networks. Nothing bad placing your artist on the top but one of the...
Spreading Terror Through Twitter

Spreading Terror Through Twitter

Terror Comes to Twitter If you’ve not been┬áhiding under a rock for the past 10 years and emerged only last week then things might actually seem pretty familiar. There is turmoil in Iraq and some are openly expressing fears of the ancient country falling to a...