If you want to know what people are saying about you, you must listen. Parts of Virgin Media are already doing this, and the company plans to do more of the same. The bad... The backstory: given that I'd been trying for two months to get broadband since my house move, I recently posted a … Continue reading Virgin Media is about to activate its social media
Normally I try to write illuminating posts about the state of social media, but recently this MO has changed because: 1. Since moving house I've been struggling with Virgin Media and then BT to get my line sorted. It turned out to be five - yes, five - separate but inter-related issues with my line … Continue reading Online at last. Praise be.
Still, I have no broadband - and since reading Sally Whittle's recent post of BT-related woes, I've taken the cruel and unusual step of blogging about it. Something must be said. POST EDIT: This story has a (fairly) happy ending. I didn't go back to Virgin Media in the end but I did manage to … Continue reading Virgin Media and BT both be damned
I notice that Chris Nee has linked up to me with a very nice description but mentions that I've been a bit quiet lately. This is going to continue for another week at least - being quiet, that is. Because I still don't have broadband. I might even stop being friendly too if it goes on any longer … Continue reading And on… and on…
I've just been looking at my sadly declining blog figures. Yes, it is true - if/when you stop blogging, people just forget about you. You really do have to keep momentum up to keep your readership. So it irks me in the extreme to have to report that I'll be offline for a while longer. … Continue reading So a short while becomes a longer while
What makes a great viral? Firstly, let's be clear: viral is an effect. I've been asked to 'do something viral' in the past, and in explaining this I've had to say that really, anything and everything we do should be viral. That is, it should be a powerful enough message that impels sufficient people to … Continue reading The Greatest Viral Ever – and other assorted examples