Social Media Branding – quick tips for getting it right

Black Dog New Media

Follow @danpurvis Guest post by Shaun Fagan, founder at Black Dog New Media. Ok, you’ve got your handle on Twitter, readied your Facebook timeline, got your YouTube channel up, dabbled with Pinterest, Quora and LinkedIn, surely that’s enough, not more work?! Why is this important? Well, thinking about branding across your social media footprint deserves […]

@MarketingM8 discusses #socialmedia & his new satirical novel: #CutLimbo

Peter Masters - Cut Limbo

Follow @danpurvis I had the pleasure of getting to know Pete Masters (I know him as @marketingm8) on twitter a couple of years ago – someone who was hugely active across multiple social media networks, took the time to get to reply, engage and get to know those he engaged with, and is a colourful […]

@mattnavarrauk: “#SocialTV is the next big #socialmedia thing”

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Follow @danpurvis This is the 2nd in my series of Q&As – introducing Matt Navarra: an award-nominated, experienced communications and marketing professional specializing in Digital and Social Media.  Matt somehow juggles being a father to his two year old daughter, Livi, with being a husband to Bonnie, all on top of being the Digital Communications […]

Should you be Pinterest-ed?

Pinterest-ed? You should be

Follow @danpurvis A few months ago I wrote a guest post for Lilach Bullock’s Socialable site on Pinterest – exploring it’s value to businesses and asking: “what’s the point?” It generated some good debate and Lilach’s kindly let me post it again here on my blog. Please do comment or share this post across your […]

Top tips for great customer advocacy

Incentivise for better results

Follow @danpurvis Last week I wrote about the strategic benefits of Customer Programmes that go way beyond just a PR exercise.  I had some interesting feedback on this and requests for advice. So here are some quick tips to make sure your Programme produces some excellent advocacy material!  🙂 As always, I’d love to hear […]