Once again, I find myself talking about YouTube, and with good cause – it’s perhaps one of the biggest forms of social media outside of Facebook and Twitter and holds so many video gems that you can’t ignore it. And with it being owned by Google, there’s definitive power within. However, predicting what’s going to […]… Read Article
Firstly, huge congratulations go to Barack Obama for a second win in the US Election, made this blog writer feel a sense of happiness about our American brethren… However, how did Obama get there? With a super-storm disrupting the campaign trail and a large amount of public appearances from both parties, what was the tipping […]… Read Article
Well, after Aurora sang her praises of Pinterest, I feel I should give it a chance to impress me and dig down into the essence of the site. Now, I fully appreciate the appeal and draw of Pinterest and that it really can be a time-vampire, but there are some blatant shortcomings that instantly jump […]… Read Article
You might be thinking I’m late to this whole Pinterest thing, and well, you’re right I am, but that’s beside the point – Pinterest is still making waves as a hugely popular social media phenomenon. In the United States, it even outranks its major competitor, Tumblr, ranking at 17th and 18th most popular site respectively. […]… Read Article
Ah Facebook, a guaranteed topic in any social media discussion – every business aims to get on there and draw 1,000s of fans within a week and drive revenue through call-to-actions and advertising. It’s little surprise then, when so many are discontented with a slow rate of growth and lack of measurable ROI from social […]… Read Article
I swear, everything on the internet eventually leads to cats. A productive day at work can instantly be sidetracked by the hilarity of cats. Any cat can achieve viral status on the internet and no one would be angry or sick of it – but why? If you’re a habitual internet user, like myself, you’re […]… Read Article
If you have not heard of Pinterest by now, then you have probably been hiding under some rock somewhere! But, just in case you haven’t, Pinterest is a photo sharing social media site and if reports are anything to go by, looks set to become the biggest social site since Facebook. Despite the fact that Pinterest has been around […]… Read Article
UK internet users have visited more social networking sites than search engines in one month than ever before. Data released by research firm Hitwise shows that visits to social networks accounted for 11.88 per cent of all UK internet visits in May, compared to search engine visits which made up 11.33 per cent. Facebook brought in […]… Read Article
A new survey is claiming that there are now more people in the Arab world who are Facebook users than there are newspaper readers. The research was conducted by a Dubai-based PR agency, according to a report by the BBC. The company said it found there are now over 15 million users of the social […]… Read Article