OL-29-Blog-Square

Getting innovative with B2B content

B2B content has the habit of falling into a mould – whitepapers, research reports, brochures etc. There are a number of reasons why this content can be problematic: it can be boring, it can be the ‘same old’ stuff and, if done well, it can be very expensive. Budgets are often squeezed and finding ways…

Read More
TB2-06-Blog-Square

Twitter invites non-users to ‘see what’s happening’

Twitter’s new marketing campaign opens its doors to non-users clearing the misconceptions they have with the brand and its purpose. CMO Leslie Berland announces the new campaign saying that it’s content and ads will spread awareness of what Twitter has to offer and invite non-users to give the social network a try. Statistics show that…

Read More
KH25-Blog-Square

How to get your hands on the best social media talent?

Social might be almost a decade old, but it is still a young industry. And as more and more brands embrace social media marketing the need for skilled and experienced talent is growing at a rapid pace. Working in social media is a sophisticated business these days. You need to be logical and data driven,…

Read More
CJ21-Blog-Square

Knowing your Content Tilt from your Content Goals

It isn’t exactly new news that content is king. Particularly on social where you have a noisy opportunity to connect with millions of people and conversations. The keywords there were ‘noisy opportunity’. If you do what the rest of your category or industry are doing, then your content isn’t going to stand out. Even if…

Read More
TN-18-Blog-Square

The new ubiquity of Twitter Blue Ticks

Aaahh, the coveted Twitter Blue Tick. Once a symbol of status and prestige, the Blue Tick signified that you had made it in social. The Twitter Gods had deemed your account worthy of the highest validation. To put it into perspective, of the 310 million monthly active users on Twitter, only 187 000 have verified profiles.…

Read More
PO-13-blog-Square

Top 3 Instagram Tools

Despite its popularity, Instagram is a bit behind other platforms when it comes to management tools. It’s like Facebook’s little sibling that has its friends and a little community but is still trying to catch up with Facebook, not fully realising its full potential just yet. Being a younger sibling myself, I can understand the…

Read More
HM34-Blog-Square

It’s Raining Facebook Updates!

Facebook seems to be showering us with new features and updated API functionality every other day at the moment, so we collected the relevant nuggets of info and melted them down into this easy-to-digest erm…digest. Facebook are rolling out Instant Articles in Messenger, Android folk you already have them, iOS people can expect them in…

Read More
CS-01-Blog-Square

3 tips for brands dealing with Social Media trolls

Avoiding online trolls is hard work for anyone. They hide in just about every corner of the internet, waiting for the perfect opportunity to harass or insult you. But its not just your average tweeter that has to deal with it… Marketers working within social media are having to find ways around beating the trolls…

Read More