#Recruitment & #socialmedia DO mix: @CloudNineRec

Steve leeds

Follow @danpurvis So it’s been a while since my last post (big shame on me!), but what a way to get back into it again than an interview with Steve Ward, the brains behind the successful and growing Cloud Nine Recruitment – award winning specialists in social media and digital talent.  Some cracking answers and […]

@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 […]

@BlackDogMedia talks #socialmedia #pies & #football

bamboo

Follow @danpurvis In my fourth interview, Shaun Fagan introduces us to his social media agency, Black Dog New Media, talks about social branding, and of course Preston North End Football Club and pies! But if you want to know how and why he named his agency – you’ll need to think about it! Please do […]

#hashtag-tastic

Hashtags

Follow @danpurvis Ok, so hashtags aren’t the most innovative of topics I could write about, but for a lot of newbies they can be confusing. What are they?  Can I create one myself?  Is there best practice twittiquette?  #Can #I #use #them #all #the #time?! Essentially, they categorise tweets and are used to mark key […]

@theresaalbert talks food, being a TV celebrity & beating jetlag

Theresa Albert Paris Headshot

Follow @danpurvis Having just stayed at the beautiful Herrington Span & Inn on a business trip for my new company’s Annual Planning Conference, I though it apt to introduce some North American flavour to my blog! In my third Q&A, Theresa Albert – an author, a blogger, a regular nutrition expert on TV, a speaker, […]