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 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 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 Facebook Promotion, Social Media Marketing (SMM), Twitter Marketing.

Which works more effectively for your business, Twitter or Facebook? The problem with understanding how effectively your online marketing is working is that often all of your links from your various resources are directing customers to one single central resource. Generally that’s your main website page, or a main subcategory, or even your sales page…. Read more »

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

If you ask a lot of business owners what social media sites they use then they’ll probably jump straight out with Twitter and Facebook, after which they might struggle a little. For a huge number of people it seems that social media is defined by Twitter and Facebook, and yet there is so much more… Read more »

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

In the very early days of the web all that was really needed to succeed online was a website. As the online world grew, it became necessary to promote that website, one of the chief ways of which was to ensure that you were listed in the main directories. But then search engines came into… Read more »

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

Did you know that Facebook has just introduced yet another new feature as it continues to compete with Twitter? Until now it has only been possible to have one list of friends on Facebook, and for many businesses this has proved something of a problem. How do you communicate with just one category of those… Read more »