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10 Of The Best New Twitter Header Images

Posted on 19. Sep, 2012 by .

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Yesterday Twitter announced that they were making a few changes to the profile layout. In a move designed to improve the Twitter experience across multiple platforms and devices, Twitter introduced a new header photo – a tactic both Facebook and Google+ employed over the last 18 months. As with any image based social platform change, [...]

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Is Drop.io Facebook’s Secret Email Weapon?

Posted on 28. Jun, 2012 by .

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Facebook again prompted criticism this week after deciding to switch user email addresses to those provided by the @facebook.com system, without notifying it’s users. Facebook launched it’s email service back in 2010, supposedly to compete with Google Mail, but up to now it’s impact has been very poor. At the time, Mark Zuckerberg effectively hailed [...]

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10 Handy Social Media Tips for Spring

Posted on 19. Apr, 2012 by .

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Regardless of whether or not you work in digital marketing, you will have used Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Instagram, URL shorteners, or a combination of different Social Media platforms. Many of the posts we write on this blog are designed for people in the digital marketing community, so I wanted to break from the norm and [...]

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Netherlands Advertising Split by Channel 2011

Online Advertising in the Netherlands

Posted on 23. Mar, 2012 by .

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A few years ago the Netherlands was one of the fastest growing online markets. When the recession hit in 2008, this growth slowed, but Holland has bounced back. In mid-2011, comScore cited the Netherlands as ranking number 1 market worldwide in penetration for Twitter and LinkedIn. In terms of percentage of the population online, there [...]

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Unlocking the benefits of NFC mobile keys

Unlocking the benefits of NFC mobile keys

Posted on 19. Mar, 2012 by .

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The GSMA has released a video showcasing the potential of NFC (near field communication) controlled mobile keys. We’ve previous written numerous previous blog posts on the potential of NFC, and this video provides a superb overview of the uses and benefits of NFC mobile keys. The video shows hardware and software performance from access control specialist Assa [...]

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iPad 3 - 4G spec will work with 3G networks

Is the UK ready for 4G?

Posted on 13. Mar, 2012 by .

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Let’s rephrase the title. Are UK carriers ready for 4G? Not quite. Are mobile handsets and tablets ready for 4G? Not yet. Do people want their phones to go faster? Yes please! The UK is never far behind other mobile developed markets; Norway and Sweden rolled out 4G in 2009, and the US followed a [...]

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Why the Super Bowl is an anomaly in today’s advertising world

Posted on 01. Feb, 2012 by .

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Last years Super Bowl drew the highest ever audience for a US TV show. The climax of the American football season in 2011 was watched by 162.9 million viewers, and Super Bowl XLVI is expected to draw around 173 million Americans this Sunday 5th February, smashing the audience viewing record for the third year running. That [...]

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Your World - People and Pages Google

Google gets even more personal. Your World, Your Results

Posted on 10. Jan, 2012 by .

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Back in November, bigmouthmedia held our third annual social media summit, dubbed ‘What’s Next…in Social 2011‘. At the heart of this summit was Social Search, and how the introduction of Google+ and the +1 button would finally set the Social Search juggernaut rolling. Today, Google has taken an even bigger stride to providing personalised, social [...]

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Ultimate Dog Tease – Most watched YouTube Video of 2011

Posted on 20. Dec, 2011 by .

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Ultimate dog tease was shared around the office, and I think I speak for everyone when I say there was not a dry eye in the house. This video has officially been crowned the most watched YouTube video of 2011, commanding over 74 million views. So here’s the ultimate dog tease video in all it’s [...]

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Android Google+ Brand Page

10 Great Examples of Creative Google+ Brand Pages

Posted on 17. Nov, 2011 by .

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It was less than 2 weeks ago since Google finally released Google+ pages for brands and businesses. Just like a Facebook fan page, brands can now engage with users on yet another platform, with photos, posts and even video calls using the Hangout feature. For many, the debut is quite limited though – for example you [...]

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