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Last Chance to Get Your Oiconf Tickets!

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Date Thursday April 10th 2014 Venue Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff Those of you that know me know that I am pretty interested in social media! This resulted in the formation of a brilliant Online Influence Conference a…

Content Marketing v. Traditional Marketing

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This is a really interesting argument. I've watched it from afar for a while now, and I must say I wonder if the doom-sayers are as correct as they think? Its my personal opinion that traditional marketing / advertising / publicity…

The State of Social Ads

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This is very interesting! If you're into traditional advertising, you'd better take note. I found this on the brilliant Mari Smiths Facebook page, but it was put together by Media Bistro 

Social Media is not a Strategy

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I've learned a lot about social media strategy I think. I had a great chat with someone the other day that for the first time, sort of pulled all my thoughts about what Ive learned together into one place. Here's where I got to. Social Media…

Why Social Media is WRONG for your Business

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It seems that the social media industry has done such a good job on PR for itself, everyone feels like they should be doing it, and further more they are willing to put their hard earned money where their mouths are so that they don't get…

UPDATE: A Social Media Conference for Wales

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This is getting very exciting! We have a load of volunteers coming forward, though no sponsors as yet, and a ton of ideas given freely by all sorts. I have to thank Barbara Chidgey, @waveriderswidow, @mrsmoti, @edwardoregan, @Brandnatter, @tinhuttales,…

'We got one!' as Janine from Ghostbusters once said...

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An actual, honest to goodness, real life sales problem has been posted to the 'completely free sales advice' - Facebook page. The first in this form, and so thank you to Lynda Swindells for agreeing to let me quote her and discuss her questions…

Social Media Marketing - How to win!

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Following on from my last post on why your social media campaign is rubbish (!) here is a great post to check out. Written by Steve Olenski, it tells us exactly why 'people' (in other words consumers) engage with brands and their social campaign,…

Why your Social Media Marketing campaign is rubbish

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I'm getting old. At least that what it feels like. The thing that is convincing me of this more and more is the rise and fall (yes fall!) of social media marketing (SMM). Over the pond, where they know a thing or two about these things,…