We have already discussed in a previous blog the importance of social media and why you need it for your business. In this blog, we decided to look into a specific feature of Facebook—the Facebook check-ins and why this is
Social media nowadays is everywhere, being used not only for personal purposes but also by businesses. Companies use social media to promote their products/brand, engage with their public, share updates and also just to stay connected with their customers and
Tired of the same-old-same-old? Bored of bars? How about trying something new? Paint and Sip is not a new concept, indeed in the States and Canada there are approximately 1,000 Paint and Sip groups. The idea is that like-minded people get together to
Now, as online searches have dramatically moved away from desktops and more towards mobile devices, visual marketing is becoming more important than ever before as pictures and videos are continuing to dominate the content shared online. Visual content in real time
Social media marketing is ever changing; something that is trending today is likely to be forgotten about by the beginning of next week. Simply adding social media to your marketing strategy and giving it a budget is not enough—it is also important that you make the effort to understand the process! People’s preferences evolve over time and in order to make your social media marketing a success it is important that you are aware of these changes as and when they happen, otherwise you risk getting lost in the crowd.
Part 2: The Manifesto Design guide to all those social networks you hear about everywhere, but still all sound the same
Part 2 of our social network guide: In our last blog we looked at Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Now, as promised, we take a look at a further three – slightly more niche – social media platforms. So without further ado:
- LinkedIn This is the business (social) networking platform, which makes it particularly appealing for furthering the standing of your company within professional circles. Users can follow companies to receive updates from them, including all sorts of things from content blogs to job advertisements. LinkedIn offers some very handy tools to reach your clients on a more professional platform than some of the other social networks. From informing your clients about your area of expertise to showcasing the services or products you offer, this is the network you’ll want to be on.
- Pinterest Like a bolt out of the blue, 2015 has seen the popularity of Pinterest go through the roof quicker than Charlie and Wonka shot out of that chocolate factory in their (clearly not so great) glass elevator. Pinterest is a virtual pin board, but without the hazard of potentially stabbing yourself in the finger everytime you add to it.