Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Facebook Promotion, Social Media Marketing (SMM).

Have you heard the news story about Facebook shutting down on March 15th this year? The internet is aflame with stories and reports that CEO Mark Zuckerberg has decided that Facebook has ‘ruined his life’ and that he wants to put an end to all the madness. Advice is being offered by people to download… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Search Engine Marketing (SEM), Social Media Marketing (SMM).

If you invested time, money, or both, in social media, online marketing and search engine optimisation throughout 2010 then you can look forward to reaping the rewards of that investment throughout what already looks like being a great year ahead for businesses, especially those with an online presence. But if you didn’t spend a great… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Facebook Promotion.

It almost seems to be a weekly occurrence now, (although there are some who might suggest that it’s a ‘weakly’ occurrence), but yet again, Facebook is changing! The latest change is reasonably significant, and affects the way in which your profile looks and is managed. At the moment if you log in to Facebook you… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Facebook Promotion.

Last week everyone was talking excitedly about Facebook’s announcement that it was to introduce a new messaging system which would kill email. The email killer was to be… Facebook email! The differences have become a little clearer since their initial announcement, and it seems now that the real benefits are in integration and, surprisingly, privacy…. Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Social Media Marketing (SMM), Twitter Marketing.

It’s certainly not the first time that Twitter has made noises about the idea of launching a fully fledged news service, and certainly many people today use Twitter as a form of news feed every day. Indeed many of today’s news stories featured on television, radio and in the newspapers were promoted by emerging stories… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Facebook Promotion.

Although Facebook doesn’t own the copyright to your face just yet, they’re getting closer! It’s just been revealed that Facebook are now very close to securing a trademark on the word ‘face’, specifically when used in relation to telecommunications services and facilities such as chat rooms, bulletin boards, online communications, messaging and social and entertainment… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Facebook Promotion.

So is email dead? That’s the claim made by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg with his recent announcement that Facebook is going to be offering an email service. His fairly obscure announcement suggests that although Facebook users will be provided with a ‘username@facebook.com’ email address, it won’t be email as such. “It’s email, Jim, but not… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Social Media Marketing (SMM).

So how do you fancy a Masters Degree in social media? Apparently as from next year Birmingham City University will be offering a one year taught Masters Degree course in social media, including the use of online networking tools such as Facebook and Twitter, primarily from the point of view of business. At first glance… Read more »

Posted by Lee Jackson & filed under Social Media Marketing (SMM), Twitter Marketing.

Twitter has often been called a conversation, but how often do you listen compared to how often you talk? Too many businesses think that using Twitter and other social media sites is all about publishing regularly updated comments relating to the business, about what they’re developing, what is just about to be introduced, what they… Read more »