Social Media

Rogue HMV Employee, Poppy Rose: Brave, Stupid or Clever?

Rogue HMV Employee, Poppy Rose: Brave, Stupid or Clever?

By | January 31, 2013 at 7:47 pm | 4 comments

If you were nowhere near Twitter today, then you missed an important lesson in how Social Media can truly impact the day-to-day lives of everyone. Today, the official HMV account - @HMVTweets – was taken under the sole ownership of Poppy Rose, the Online Marketing &...

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Tesco Horsemeat Debacle Creates Comedians Tim Vine Would Be Jealous Of

Tesco Horsemeat Debacle Creates Comedians Tim Vine Would Be Jealous Of

By | January 16, 2013 at 1:43 pm | One comment

On Wednesday 16th January 2013, leading superstores Tesco & Iceland recalled their top-selling beefburgers, such as the Tesco Finest range, after it was found that the beef content was 29% horsemeat. Obviously, this is huge news in the UK as horsemeat is a big no no for most...

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The Dangers of Unmoderated Twitter Feeds

The Dangers of Unmoderated Twitter Feeds

By | June 23, 2011 at 10:07 am | No comments

With the ability to share our pictures to the internet in an instant via Twitter, Facebook etc through services such as Flickr, YFrog and Twitpic, it’s of no surprise that people are sharing their experiences of live music and events. With the start of summer solstice came...

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Are You Encouraged To Be Social?

By | February 15, 2010 at 9:51 pm | No comments

As one of the senior Online Marketing Consultants at Mediaworks Online Marketing one of my roles is the distribution of the monthly email marketing newsletter and subsequently the syndication of news on our blog.  This is something I love doing, particularly when you can track...

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How Do You Get More From Your Twitter?

By | February 10, 2010 at 7:37 pm | One comment

One of the biggest problems with Twitter is that when you have a small number of followers (like myself), it is sometimes hard to get feedback or even general interaction with people you would LOVE to hear from. Whether it is a peer you look up to or simply a friend whose...

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