Too Big to Beat - Can a new Social Network ever be created (and succeed)? (Part Two)

Too Big to Beat – Can new Social Networks ever be created (and succeed)? (Part Two)

So last time we talked about those Social Networks which eventually lost users, and fizzled out, but what about those that never really had any to start with? One that came up only a few months ago, is Peach. What’s Peach you say? Well, that was Peach’s main problem. No one knew about it, and those that did, didn’t really care. Plus, even when you got there, there really wasn’t much going on. Peach tried in some areas to be […]

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How do you get people talking about your brand? – Bloggers, that’s how!

Social media has changed fairly significantly in the last few years. Social media usage has risen from 1.4 billion people monthly in 2012, to almost 2 billion in 2015, and far more people own smart devices, such as smartphones and tablets. People are more connected and technologically developed than ever, and social media marketing has, and is, developing right alongside them. However, one aspect of social media marketing that hasn’t changed is the importance of word of mouth. And no […]

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Mobile Facebook Applications – the future of Social Media

Mobile application usage has boomed in the last few years, thanks mostly to the rise in the number of people who own smartphones. Smartphones outsell personal computers by approximately four to one, with approximately 2.5 billion mobile phone internet users. It has been predicted that by 2020, 80% of adults will own a smartphone. Impressive statistics, but does it mean anything? Actually yes, with smartphone ownership on the rise, app usage has also risen at a similar pace. In fact, […]

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How to run a competition on Facebook

So, you’re planning a campaign to reach new targets, grow your Facebook community, drive engagement and hopefully a few sales too… but you’re stumped on how to get maximum returns here. But before you go any further were you aware that Facebook has some pretty stringent guidelines for running a promotion – click here https://www.facebook.com/page_guidelines.php. OK you’ve got your head around the Facebook guidelines, you’ve listed out your KPIs, honed your messaging and set a time schedule for activity. Now’s […]

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