GlueText™.com Interesting approach to web aggregation which I haven't come across before. (tags: gluetext) Facebook Pages vs Facebook Groups: What's the Difference? As ever, Mashable settles the debate. (tags: mashable facebook)
HOW TO: Measure Social Media ROI At first I thought "Yeah, been there" - but I haven't. This is great. (tags: mashable, roi, measurement)
If you've been following my Twitterfeed recently, you'll know I've welcomed the pattering of tiny feet into my home. Tiny, clawed, scaly feet. Four of them. And a nicely mottled carapace. And a beak. This is because my partner bought me a tortoise for my birthday. A tortoise! I've always wanted one, mainly because they … Continue reading Meet Concorde the Tortoise
Why oh why oh why oh why oh why does Facebook keep changing? I recently had call to get back into Facebook for a new business pitch (post-edit: we won). I knew it had changed and needed to clue up on the differences. It was broadly similar but, well, different. And on looking back at … Continue reading Facebook? Facelift more like.
I'm the digital associate at Epoch PR, until recently CMP Communications. It's going great so far - we've won business together and they're a lovely bunch of people with some brilliant ideas. But I didn't realise how brilliant until I attended one of their Hothouse lunches recently. Hothouse is the name they give to their … Continue reading Epoch’s Hothouse is hot!
So the Jackenhacks came and went. I met lots of nice people, notably Giles from Realwire who lives just down the road from me, and who I bumped into at the train station. I met Melanie from Fake Plastic Noodles who was very lovely and chatty, the inimitable Wadds, Michael Litman (colleague of my ex-colleague … Continue reading Just about wraps it up for the Jackenhacks
Do you flag? I do sometimes. Here are some suggested fixes... Working freelance, you get to work from home. It's nice. No commutes. No annoying people. Peace. Control. I work in an annexe - a fully functional, separate building from my house, complete with shower, toilet and storage space - so on a good day … Continue reading Five top tips for flagging freelancers
Lessons from Companies in the Social Media Trenches « Public Relations Rogue This is a great distillation of the latest findings. Read it. (tags: prrogue pr socialmedia studies)
Does Generation Y understand social media? Two interesting recent conversations: On asking a twentysomething about her take on Twitter: "Oh, it's just for celebrities." On discussing the results of a student exercise on marketing: "Of 10 groups, none of them mentioned social media." It's true that Gen Y are the 'digital natives'. They've grown up … Continue reading Do digital natives think the virtual world is flat?