#GE2017 – Social Media Influence

GE2017 saw an incredible increase in young people registering to vote. This year, 72% of 18-25 year olds registered, compared to just 43% in 2005. If like us, you followed the coverage and conversation on social media, you’d have see that it was absolutely huge. From Theresa May on Facebook live, to Jeremy Corbyn on ….Read more »

Mental Health and the Effects of Social Media

Mental Health and the Effects of Social Media

If, like me, you have binge-watched Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why – the teen drama which addresses important issues like mental health, teen suicide and bullying – you will agree that mental health awareness is important. More than 300 million people are currently living with depression and it’s a good time for everyone to talk about mental health and ….Read more »

The social media reactions from the marathon

The social media reactions from the marathon

Yet again, like most people, I was sat at home comfortably watching the Marathon behind my TV screen.   As most, if not all people will agree the memorable moment of this year’s marathon was when Swansea Harriers runner Matthew Rees selflessly helps a struggling David Wyeth complete the race in under 3 hours. Rees ….Read more »

Trump’s Win: Top 20 responses on social media

Trump’s Win: Top 20 responses on social media

The internet blew up, your whatsapp groups went mental and the first words to leave your mouth were probably WTF. There was definitely a feeling of uncertainty and despair in the air when you walked into work yesterday, and to think us Brits were only just starting to get over the blow of Brexit. We think it’s ….Read more »

3 “Power Hour” Methods to Improve Productivity

3 “Power Hour” Methods to Improve Productivity

3 “Power Hour” Methods to Improve Productivity Everyone has their own struggle with procrastination, especially when it comes to professional and personal care. Bad habits tend to lead to poor productivity, and poor productivity can negatively affects multiple aspect of one’s life. In addition to gaining more wealth, and results, productivity can boost mood and ….Read more »

How to have the best LinkedIn Profile & Presentation

LinkedIn is a career-focused social media forms that is used by professionals and employers all over the world. The content of the site is much more business-oriented and professional than most other social media websites, so it important to navigate the site with ease and confidence.  There are more than 400 million Linkedin users, and ….Read more »

Facebook Reactions: Changing the way we “like”

Facebook Reactions: Changing the way we “like”

The six new “Facebook Reactions” have been carefully chosen, and extensively tested through global research. The Facebook team was able to narrow it down to the six emoticons that they believed would be the most handy for Facebook users. The newly released reactions consist of “Like”, “Love”, “Wow”, “Sad”, and “Angry”. Some options did not ….Read more »

How Social Media Reacted To The Paris Attacks

How Social Media Reacted To The Paris Attacks

On Friday 13th November 2015, the unimaginable happened in Paris. With Friday the 13th being known for bringing bad luck, we didn’t think anything like this would happen. A series of attacks were bought upon the city of Paris on Friday night including suicide bombing, shootings and even hostage situations. The biggest impact of attack ….Read more »

The New Twitter Button…Do You LOVE It?

The New Twitter Button…Do You LOVE It?

This week, Twitter changed their famous favourite button from a star to a…heart! Not only that…these hearts will now equate to ‘likes’ rather than favourites! Twitter have claimed that people have been confused by the star button, especially those who are new to the platform. They released a statement concluding that ‘The heart is a universal ….Read more »

Twitter: Unleashed

Twitter: Unleashed

Could it be? Did Twitter just announce it’s planning to change the 140 character limit that currently makes its users use think intensely before posting content online? We’ve gotten word it may be. But how? Isn’t the character limit a key brand asset of Twitter? Isn’t it the only reason Bit.ly, Ow.ly, Tr.im and Goo.gl ….Read more »