Blogs

Arrgghh!! My wife was STALKED by Facebook.   Does she feel violated? Not really, she expects to be stalked by Google & Facebook, it’s 2019 after all. But she would like to know how. How is it that they knew her information? And the thing is, it...

Facebook is suffering the most severe outage in its history, with key services rendered unusable for users globally for much of the day.   The last time Facebook had a disruption of this magnitude was in 2008, when the site had 150m users - compared to around...

VIDEO IS KING…right? Well, that’s what we’re kept being told by countless blogs, by Facebook themselves and YouTube. Our experience is different. You see, Link Click Through Rates (CTR’s) drop significantly when using video compared to static images. We’ve spent thousands of dollars split testing,...

We’re now well and truly into the latter stages of the 21st century’s second decade, and while we might not have flying cars or hovering skateboards yet, the last few years of advancement have seen technology go further than ever previously thought possible. We look at...

What actually is an influencer? Only just five years ago, an “influencer” was almost unheard of. Fast forward to 2019 and Instagram influencers are almost unescapable. Feeds are constantly infiltrated with photos of sponsored content, and with 800 million active monthly users worldwide, it is now...

When you’re running a local business, it’s essential that customers in your area can find you. One of the most effective ways to do this is by making the right changes to your online presence. With the right techniques, you can reach local consumers online,...

There’s something about a conspiracy theory that seems to hook people in a way that’s more attractive and long-lasting than any ordinary rumour. Maybe it’s how it usually involves governments or major corporations, or maybe we’re just too used to seeing Hollywood movies packed with...

'Profiteering' — sounds like a cross between 'racketeering' and 'piracy'. That's what some are calling the latest scandal that has Facebook's 87 million user data breach and political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica right at the eye of the storm. A storm that is being investigated by...

  You’ve probably heard of the terms ‘reach’ and ‘frequency’ before. Both are at the core of what marketing has been in the past and what marketing is in today’s digital world. But depending on who you ask, you’ll get very different answers when it comes...

As businesses both big and small start to create a presence on social media, users are becoming overwhelmed by the amount of content being thrown at them every time they check their phones. Audiences have been inadvertently trained to skim through posts, making it more...