Introducing the Showcase App for Your Hangouts On Air

Introducing the Showcase App for Your Hangouts On Air

You may be following my recent Hangouts On Air and articles where I have referenced a test that was being doing with what was being called the 'Promotions App' which provided similar options to Shoppable Hangouts previously hosted by large ecommerce brands. So I was delighted to see that the App has now been released and is available for all hosts of … [Read more...]

How a football club uses Google Hangouts for engaging with fans QPR Google Hangout with Nedum Onuoha

How a football club uses Google Hangouts for engaging with fans QPR Google Hangout with Nedum Onuoha

As you may be aware, I am always on the look out for European (especially Irish and UK) organisations and businesses using Google Hangouts as part of their online communications. If you are a Queens Park Rangers FC fan - or even just a fan of sports - then you should check out the replay of the Google Hangout that took place last week - this was a 30 … [Read more...]

12 Ways to Get More Pinterest Followers

12 Ways to Get More Pinterest Followers

If you are looking to grow your Pinterest following, then this is a really helpful article from Social Media Examiner. As you have probably seen from my articles on this site, I have been investing a lot of time using Pinterest this year to learn growth hacks for my clients. I was delighted that two of the tips sahred in the article referenced my … [Read more...]

8 Reasons You Should Never Quit Your Blog for Google Plus

8 Reasons You Should Never Quit Your Blog for Google Plus

This is an excellent article on +Copyblogger by +Demian Farnworth I could not agree more with Demien. Use your social media platforms to extend the reach of your content but never rely on it as your only ways of promoting your business. There are many areas to consider in the article but I really want to focus on two things: 1. It is important to … [Read more...]

Tips for selecting a domain name for your blog

Tips for selecting a domain name for your blog

Michele Neylon of Blacknight shares helpful tips in this presentation for selecting a domain for your blog. Slide 21 (screen shot above) provides examples of what to watch out for. Find the presentation online here. Every Time You Register A Domain Name With A Hyphen A Puppy Dies from Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd For a small investment you … [Read more...]

Using Facebook Hashtags – Six Things You Need To Know

Using Facebook Hashtags – Six Things You Need To Know

Following up on my earlier article about five tips for using hashtags on Facebook in your digital marketing campaigns here are six more things you need to know (screen shots included).If you can not see the presentation on this article you can view it on Slideshare here. Are you planning to use Facebook hashtags in your marketing campaigns? Using … [Read more...]