Posted on 22. Jan, 2014 by Andrew McCauley.
In this weeks Social 3, we talk about the new ability of Gmal to email your Google+ circles and connections, we celebrate the iPhone’s 7th birthday and discuss the new Jelly App. In this weeks Social 3 Video… 0:17 Gmail changes 0:35 Email people without having their email address 1:18 More invites coming from G+? […]
We have been hearing a little about the Jelly App for over a year now and it has finally launched. Twitter, Co Founder, Biz Stone is part of the team that launched the app. Using the new Jelly App Essentially, it is a Q&A type app, where you can pose a question to your friends […]
This week marks the 7th anniversary of a pretty monumental event in terms of communication. The iPhone turns 7. 7 years ago, Steve Jobs stood on a stage and introduced the new future of mobile technology. And what a ride it has been…. There has been over […]
Posted on 19. Jan, 2014 by Andrew McCauley.
Gmail now lets you send email to your Google+ connections even if you do not have their email address. This is a big change for Google and it could see a big change in what marketers are doing online. When you are composing an email in your gmail account, gmail will auto-populate the To: field with […]
Posted on 12. Jan, 2014 by Andrew McCauley.
On this weeks edition of Social 3 , we are talking about Flipagram, Vine on the desktop and the updated version of Facebooks 20% rule. What’s in this weeks show 0:20 Vine on the Desktop 0:54 Flipagram…it could be BIG 1:35 How Flipagram works 1:51 My prediction for 2014 2:05 Check out my Flipagram […]
Posted on 10. Jan, 2014 by Andrew McCauley.
Facebook have got some pretty stringent rules when it comes to advertising. One of the rules is the famous ‘ Facebook 20% Rule for Ads’. They put this rule in place to stop smart marketers filling up images with advertising text disguised as organic content. Marketers will always work a way around the system. This rule, […]
Posted on 08. Jan, 2014 by Andrew McCauley.
We are all taking a bunch more photos these days thanks to the smart phone with amazing lens qualities. The problem now come ..when do we have time to look at these photos… go to your mobile phone right now and scroll to the top of yout camera roll and I bet there are photos […]
Posted on 08. Jan, 2014 by Andrew McCauley.
Twitters’ video offering, Vine, was recently made available on the web desktop for all to see. You can now see your favorite vine video’s directly from your desktop.
Posted on 21. Dec, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
It’s that time of year again and if you’re not sending out the traditional Christmas card or letter, social media messages are an increasingly popular medium for getting the message out. In this post, we check out some of the best viral messages from this year and one or two tools that can help you […]
Posted on 09. Dec, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
LinkedIn is one of my personal favorites of the social media platforms and it continues to be an essential place to create a profile if you want to stay connected within your industry and network professionally. There are currently over 225 million users making it the largest professional network in the world. But if your […]
Posted on 19. Nov, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Has your business done anything with mobile marketing yet? Made sure your website is responsive? Used QR codes or text campaigns? If you’re yet to be convinced that you should be paying attention to mobile marketing, check out these 50 facts compiled by Jamie Turner and Jeanne Hopkins… 50 Amazing Facts About Mobile from Jamie […]
Posted on 05. Nov, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Snapchat is the social app that has been around since 2011 and has been growing in popularity, particularly with younger users. For anyone who hasn’t seen it yet, Snapchat allows users to share moments or ‘snaps’ with their friends. Photos and messages auto-destruct after between one and ten seconds, depending on how the user has […]
Posted on 28. Oct, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
As of November 11 this year, Google Shared Endorsements are to go ahead as Google recently announced a change to its Terms of Service. Basically Shared Endorsements will mean that your profile name and photo could be displayed next to advertisements and reviews. This will be visible to your connections and could be as a […]
Posted on 23. Oct, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Are you on Google Plus yet? Google Plus for business is a powerful tool for business success, tying together social media and search engine optimization. With Google being the No.1 search engine in use, having a Google Plus page set up for your business gives you that extra tie in for search results as Google […]
Posted on 20. Oct, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Love them or hate them, pop-ups are still a commonly used tool for gathering new opt-ins on many websites. But how effective are they? Should we all be using them or are they ‘old’ technology now? The pop-up is somewhat controversial in that you will get a different answer depending on which online marketing expert […]
Posted on 11. Oct, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Have you checked out IFTTT (If This Then That) yet? This is a great tool which basically allows you to create ‘recipes’ to make something happen based on a trigger occurring in any of the channels you have set up. For example, you may have Instagram set up as one of the channels and a […]
Posted on 07. Oct, 2013 by Agus Echagüe.
SMS marketing is a highly effective way for a business to instantly communicate with its’ customer base. A well thought out SMS messaging campaign is not limited to just marketing functions; it can be used in every function of your business. Renewals, retention, accounts, operations and HR can all benefit from SMS platforms with Email […]
Posted on 25. Sep, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Lead generation cards are a great idea for businesses as they let you register users and their email addresses for memberships or promotions from within a tweet. The Twitter blog cites a case study where business Rock/Creek used lead generation cards within a promoted tweet to get people to sign up in return for going into a draw for a free pair of sandals.
Posted on 18. Sep, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
What To Do With All Those iPhone Photos? We show you how to save the ones on your old phone so you dont lose them when you upgrade….
Posted on 05. Aug, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Pinterest have just released a new function and I am calling it Pinterst Price drop notifications. So if you have a favorite Pin that had a price tag attached to it and that price suddenly gets reduced. then Pinterest will now notify you. They will send you an email to notify you of the price decrease. […]