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Growth of Snapchat

Growth of Snapchat The growth of snapchat in recent times has certainly caught the attention of the main stream media. Bloomberg recently reported that Snapchat has now more daily users than Twitter. Twitter is said to have 140 million daily users, while Snapchat now has 150 million daily users. This is pretty interesting, because back…

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[Social 3] Flipagram, Vine and Facebook 20%

On this weeks edition of Social 3 , we are talking about Flipagram, Vine on the desktop and the updated version of Facebooks 20% rule.   What’s in this weeks show 0:20  Vine on the Desktop 0:54 Flipagram…it could be BIG 1:35 How Flipagram works 1:51 My prediction for 2014 2:05 Check out my Flipagram…

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Twitter Updates You Should Know About

Lead generation cards are a great idea for businesses as they let you register users and their email addresses for memberships or promotions from within a tweet. The Twitter blog cites a case study where business Rock/Creek used lead generation cards within a promoted tweet to get people to sign up in return for going into a draw for a free pair of sandals.

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Using Hootsuite as Control Central

I have been advocating the use of Hootsuite for a very long time and I have just spent a long few hours really ramping up this awesome dashboard. I am creating this post from inside the actual Hootsuite Account to test the effectiveness of it. It appears that you still have a wysiwg ( What…

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Facebook Timeline Image Restrictions

Facebook Timeline Image Restrictions have been lifted by Facebook and this is a HUGE bonus for marketers…find out what it means for your business in this post. We also talk about the new Hangout Capture feature on Google Hangouts and possibly the most annoying Twitter feature yet!

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Twitter Tiered Tweets

Twitter has launched its controversial twitter tiered tweets and its getting mixed reviews, We discuss what are the ramifications, as well as talk about the removal of Tweetdeck from IOS devices and the new layout of facebook timeline

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Facebook Lookalike Audiences

Facebook Lookalike Audiences and Twitter Promoted Trends are 2 of the big topics this week in Social 3. Check out facebook lookalike audiences in this post, especially if you have never heard of lookalike audiences. This will be a very powerful marketing weapon for anybody that uses facebook for their business and their marketing.

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Youtube Annotations, Twitter Vine and Mailbox App

In this edition of Social 3, we talk about the exciting news that youtube is now letting you link from within your own videos to an external website… very cool for marketing. We also talk about the latest craze from Twitter called Vine… i even created a video for it, and we talk about the hottest app around that nearly 1 million people are queuing up for….

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SuperBowl Blackout, Pinterest and Instagram

Andrew McCauley- The Social Media Bloke talks about the Superbowl Blackout, and how twitter went crazy, why you should utilize big events for your marketing and the new web interface for Instagram and the new iOS app for Pinterest. A big week in Social media with Facebook turning 9 years old!

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