Spotify is a special breed of company.   Despite being a major international company with a household name, for the most part the Swedish business manages to retain consumer trust and keep a reasonably low profile on the scandal front. While this no doubt is in part...

Scam, Scam, Scam – internet scams seem to as prevalent as Tweets from Donald Trump and in 2019, online scams seem to be just a part of everyday life.   From rich kings from afar with 1 billion gold coins to the federal tax office needing your...

Will you marry me? What does marriage have to do with digital marketing?   How do we get potential customers to buy our products or services using digital marketing? Why don’t people purchase when they see your ad? What does the Mere Exposure Effect mean? And what...

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...

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...

'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...

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...