The main aim of a marketing campaign is to get a user to buy (or buy into) your product or service, and that aim hasn’t really changed. But what has changed is how you can successfully do this in today’s competitive online market where users are generally more cautious and distrusting of brands… and that’s by using social proof. Continue reading
Even the highest profile public figures have fallen victim to cutting corners with whom they trust to manage their social media. Yesterday’s BBC report reveals the British Premier is no stranger to getting the odd splash of egg on his face. “Prime Minister David Cameron appeared to accidentally follow a high-class escort agency on Twitter,” it reads. “Number 10 told the BBC the account had been followed due to an automated system they had in place in 2009. It said it was in the process of unfollowing “inappropriate” accounts.”
As the name suggests, Voodoo Internet Marketing’s new ‘Bare Bones’ package fills the gap for members of the Marbella and wider Costa del Sol business community who, due to difficult trading conditions in Spain, feel they cannot afford online marketing.
This monthly plan enables them to keep a ‘bare bones’ presence online. Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO-based customer service software provider Zendesk announced in a blog post that they had been hacked.
“We’ve become aware that a hacker accessed our system this week,” wrote Mikkel Svane of Zendesk.
“As soon as we learned of the attack, we patched the vulnerability and closed the access that the hacker had.”
Josh Aberant from Twitter said: “there’s no shortage of bad actors sending emails that appear to come from a Twitter.com address in order to trick you into giving away key details about your Twitter account, or other personal information, commonly called “phishing”.
With the new profile design from Twitter the covers photo has been rolled out in much in the same way as facebook and google+. You can add yours in 5 easy steps
Step 1: Log in to your Twitter account click on the cog icon in the top right corner. From the drop-down menu, select “Settings”