Is social media making us a nation of moaners?

Is social media making us a nation of moaners?

This week, while browsing Facebook pages for work, I noticed one particular big brand offering a special deal in their shops. The deal was a generous one, but restricted to a certain time frame during the day. It didn’t get quite the positive reaction they...
Aurasma: The next step on from QR codes

Aurasma: The next step on from QR codes

QR codes are finally breaking into the mainstream media after several years quietly bubbling away in the background. I noticed that they’ve been used on several pages of Essential magazine this month, so readers can bridge the gap between print and online media...
How many social media networks are you on?

How many social media networks are you on?

Google+ is the current darling of the social media world, with ‘experts’ claiming it’ll replace Facebook in no time. They said the same about Twitter. The thing is, each of the social networks appeal to a different group of people. Which is why some...
Do you need a social media detox?

Do you need a social media detox?

I know, I know, another infographic! But this one is a brilliant example of what can happen when you overdo the social media. Incidentally, I have experienced the situation when someone used ‘LOL’ in a conversation. With an entirely straight face. It was...
Create your own infographic

Create your own infographic

I love a good infographic. It’s such an easy way to view a whole lot of information in one glance. And if you have the skills and knowledge to create your own infographic, it can be a wonderful way to get lots of traffic and awareness of your brand out there...