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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
Posted on 31. Jul, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Periodic Table in 117 Easy Steps is a great video for people to easily remember the elements of the Periodic table.. and some cool social lessons too
Posted on 30. Jul, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
I fell in love with the inetrnet as a marketing tool and havent looked back since. I have found that the evolution of the internet to be a fast past and fascinating event that we can enjoy as we go. Nothing in the history of the world has changed our lives continuously, and so radically, as the internet.
Posted on 29. Jul, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Facebook have just introduced hashtags, albeit a few years after their counterpart social platforms. We explore how you can use these hashtags for your business and if you ever run events, then these hashtags can really boost your attendance and customer satisfaction
Posted on 28. Jul, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
There are many reason why you need to create a restricted list. It could be to hide form bosses , family members or even those creepy type of people… here is a quick post and video on how to create a list
Posted on 20. Jul, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Googles +1 sharing button, has been around for a while now. It’s been a great way to send social signals to your followers. Google helps determine what content people like to know about. This also helps search experiences become personalized. You have always been able to share information using the +1 button, and generally you […]
Posted on 19. Jul, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Dropbox is one of those tools that I cant live without. I use it every single day , not only for myself but also for my team. We share a massive amount of information with each other on a daily basis and I get excited when Dropbox upgrades its features. In case you do not […]
Posted on 15. May, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
It’s LinkedIn’s 10th Birthday; Can you imagine that, already?! So, I thought I would bring up three new things that LinkedIn have introduced in the last two weeks. There are some very cool features to really enhance your Linkedin Presence
Posted on 04. May, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
I have been advocating the use of Hootsuite for a very long time and I have just spent a long few hours really ramping up this awesome dashboard. I am creating this post from inside the actual Hootsuite Account to test the effectiveness of it. It appears that you still have a wysiwg ( What […]
Posted on 09. Apr, 2013 by Andrew McCauley.
Klout has just upped the ante on its social media monitoring service by adding Instagram to its stable. Instagram gas some of the best shared social media space on the net and this is a big addition to the Kout landscape