The Best Random Acts of Kindness Celebrated on Social Media

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While February’s Friday 13th 2015 may have been an unlucky day for some, fortunately an entire flight of 180 passengers were in for a lucky surprise after British airline, Jet2.com, treated them to various random acts of kindness. From Monday 9th to Sunday 15th February 2015, the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation celebrated Random Acts… Read more »

Social media 2014: the good, the bad and the ugly.

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From Mary McCoy’s dire Ode to the internet, “Let’s get social” to viral binge drinking with neck nominations, social media saw its fair share of tragedy in 2014. But it wasn’t all bad; in this post we’ll take a look at some of the highs and lows from last year’s social media offering and think about what we can… Read more »

Zuckerberg Starts ‘Year Of Books’ Club…And You’re Invited

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He’s achieved worldwide domination by accumulating over two billion users on social network Facebook, but now it’s time for the site’s co-founder to conquer another type of book – with Mark Zuckerberg aiming to read a new book every fortnight as part of his New Year’s resolution. Setting himself the goal of expanding his literary… Read more »

Twitter Shopping? What’s That About?

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Earlier this year, in May, Twitter announced its collaboration with Amazon, allowing people to add items to their shopping cart via a tweet. It seems however that the social media site is planning to go one step further and could soon be launching its very own shopping service, after a “buy now” button was discovered… Read more »

How The Viral Web Affects Popular Culture

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Popular culture is constantly changing – yesterday it was all about owning a copy of Fifty Shades, and now it’s all about dancing Gangnam Style,  and even that’s getting a bit old now. There’s constantly something new on the horizon that everyone’s set to talk about, and one of the biggest influences on pop culture… Read more »

Social Media Outside of Facebook – It Actually Exists!

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For many of us, our social media extends as far as Facebook and Twitter, and for the more adventurous among us, there is Pinterest and LinkedIn. These sites are usually where our online lives exist, perpetually updating statuses, pinning pictures and mindlessly tweeting random inanity. Now, this got me thinking, there must be more social… Read more »

The Social Strategies of Re-Elected President of the United States, Barack Obama

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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 more »