If you miss out on your favourite TV show it’s no big deal, Twitter allows you to basically catch up on ANYTHING by searching for hashtags, topics or just by looking at the ‘trending’ section. What you missed from the 2014 MTV Movie awards, summed up in 10 tweets.
In his 1989 hit ‘Americanos’ ex-Frankie front-man Holly Johnson listed icons of US consumerism, singing: “Americanos, Blue Jeans and Chinos, Coke, Pepsi and Oreos”. Oreo, Oreo, Oreo, the brand name and logo is recognised everywhere around the world with the creme filled cookie becoming the best selling one of the 20th century. But they didn’t stop there [...]
HOW EGGCITING. With Easter just around the corner we’ve gathered some top Twitter tips from the Pope in an eBook and discovered how Fabergé used social media to create one of the best Easter campaigns ever seen. Easter is not all about the chocolate eggs and treasure hunts [...]
Just when you thought spring is here, everyone says ‘winter is coming’.As you may know, #gameofthronesseason4 started with much fanfare on April 6. With 6.6 million HBO viewers, and many millions of devoted social media-active #GoT fans, this massive premiere event offered brands the opportunity to exploit the cultural [...]
In 1980, The Buggles sang ‘Video killed the radio star’ in an speculative prediction of how television would affect radio. Thirty-four years on and radio is still around, however television has cemented its position in society as a platform with one of the highest ‘tune in’ rates. With the introduction of social media many foresaw the beginnings of history repeating itself, where television would suffer [...]
Have you ever woken up from a nightmare where you’re being followed, watched and tracked? Your stalkers are pre-empting your every move, there’s nowhere to run or hide because they’ve read your thoughts, they know what you’re thinking, where you’re going and how you’re feeling. Much like a scene from Spielberg’s science fiction-thriller Minority Report set in 2054 in which Tom Cruise [...]
Marketing as a discipline has changed beyond all recognition – probably 90%, or more, of online activities today didn’t exist in 2005. It is [...]
It was April Fools yesterday… it’s ok it’s now safe to come out of hiding, the pranks have ceased. Now, we hear that the more you laugh the longer you live soooo we decided to dig up our all time favourite April Fool’s day pranks over the years and share them with you.
You sink before you swim and crawl before you walk. When you’re born your parents are your example, they teach you how to walk, how to talk, how to swim. You watch them and everyone around you, that’s how you develop accents, mannerisms and personality. So it makes sense to do a little research before you start something, see what [...]