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Social Media Predictions for 2015

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It’s that time of year when everyone puts together their predictions for 2015, so we thought it was time to find out what our experts think will happen in the world of social media/digital marketing over the next twelve months … click here to read more

The Professor's Pick

Social Media News | The Professor’s Pick

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Facebook relaunches Slingshot

Facebook has re-launched it’s photo-messaging app Slingshot with a host of new features.

While it attracted interest from early adopters, Slingshot, which debuted in June, struggled to secure a viable user based against stiff competition from the likes of … click here to read more

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5 Fantastic Festive Campaigns

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Social media is without doubt the latest battleground for brands at Christmas, each brand is looking to make an impact and create some “Social Buzz” around their products in the run up to the festive season. In fact it’s now … click here to read more

The Professor's Pick

Social Media News | The Professor’s Pick

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Social media sites told to simplify their conditions of use.

A committee of MPs has compared deciphering the terms and conditions of social media sites to “engaging with Shakespeare”.

In their report, the MPs stated that the current system left most users … click here to read more

The Professor's Pick

Social Media News | The Professor’s Pick

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Facebook introduces ‘Say Thanks’ videos

Following the success of ‘Look Back’, which created auto-generated videos covering key moments in a user’s timeline, Facebook is now helping us to say “thank you” to our nearest and dearest.

To create a ‘Say Thanks’ video … click here to read more

The Professor's Pick

Social Media News | The Professor’s Pick

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Half a Billion Using Facebook Messenger

Facebook’s standalone app ‘Messenger’ has now reached 500 million monthly users. That’s up from 300 million in April this year.

Launched in 2011, Messenger hit the headlines this summer when Facebook stripped users of the ability … click here to read more

Twitter

Building a successful Twitter chat

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In order to be successful when it comes to social media, building relationships with your audience and creating an advocate community are crucial. Ehsan Khodarahmi, founder of SMXChat and SMXShow, learned this from running his own consultancy business for 3 … click here to read more

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Social Media Risk Management

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1 – You have two ears and one mouth – use them in that proportion

Much as Social Media engagement presents huge opportunities for comparatively little in capital outlay, it’s essential for any business looking to embrace the digital revolution to … click here to read more

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How to Stand Out on Twitter

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As more and more businesses and other users join Twitter, you have to break through a lot of noise to get your tweets heard!!

The majority of Twitter users will not read every tweet. They will scan through and look for … click here to read more

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Guy Levine – What is social listening?

Guy Levine tells us what social listening is and why it is important for your business, as well as what can be done with the information that you acquire through social listening in this short expert video.