Category Archives: Social Media

According to a recent blog post from TheNextWeb, Facebook are trialling payments through Facebook pages in Thailand via a service called Qwik. Payments can be made in the usual ways (credit card, debit card and bank transfer) Facebook users have the ability to buy products directly from several popular Facebook pages. It would be a […]

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Twitter celebrated it’s 8th birthday last week, and decided it would be fun to create a tool that allowed us to go back and view our very own Tweets. We wrote a blog post last friday showing the first tweets from the SEO industry and decided we would dedicate another one to the good people […]

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To celebrate their 8th birthday, Twitter released this tool allowing users to check what their very first Tweet was on Twitter. We decided to have a little bit of fun and look at the first tweets from some of the movers and shakers in the SEO industry. For us, Twitter has simply been one of […]

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Thanks to the fantastic people at Lunametrics (and a hat tip to Mark at Status Social for bringing this to our attention), here is everything you need to know about image sizes across all the main social media platforms – this is a handy guide so that you can plan prior to putting your profiles […]

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It amazes me how many people don’t use (or even know about) Slideshare. It is probably one of the best resources there could be for up to the minute presentations across a huge range of subjects. The fact that after watching one presentation you are offered other similar presentations makes it an amazing destination for […]

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Move over Gangnam Style, there is a new kid on the block (remember them!). In the last 17 days a new Internet Meme has been created by five teenagers in Queensland, Australia called The Harlem Shake. The Harlem Shake was a song released by Baauer in May 22nd, 2012, and featured in a skit by […]

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Just when you think Gangnam Sytle has run out of steam you see Britney Spears, Madonna & MC Hammer getting in on the act and spawning another 10 million views on YouTube! For those who have been helping the Mars Curiosity Rover explore the planet, Gangnam Style is a pop song by the South Korean […]

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LinkedIn suddenly appear to have found their thinking caps with new updates seemingly arriving on a weekly basis! Which is GREAT news for those people who are active on LinkedIn. The latest addition to their development is the New LinkedIn Profile design. LinkedIn have three core strategies in mind when they are redeveloping their platform: […]

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After writing our blog post about the top 10 YouTube channels by video views, we were intrigued to discover which channels are the most popular in the United Kingdom. Before we start however, we want to point out one thing – the top 10 we wrote about previously (not surprisingly) included mostly music artists. This […]

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After seeing the statistics regarding the “Gangnam Style” video, I thought that it must be getting close to being one of the most viewed videos on YouTube. After all it HAD become the most “liked” video on YouTube with 3,884,480 people liking it (including me!), it had also been viewed 437,190,986 times (as of 1.23pm […]

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