Instagram new desktop search update

Instagram’s easy desktop search

It’s cool to see how the Facebook owned channel, Instagram, is becoming more desktop friendly. This is great news for Community Managers doing research on Instagram for brands and trends, as well as ...
Using twitter

Ten people you need to follow on Twitter

With so many celebrities, musicians, CEO’s, sportsmen and tourism/nature pages on Twitter, which should you follow? Well, here are our ten top Twitter users we think you absolutely need to keep your ...
What hashtags should you use online

Hashtags for what?

A few weeks ago my colleague, Michelle, posted an article titled The importance of hashtags in #SocialMedia. If you’ve read it, then you’ll know that hashtags can do wonders when it comes to boosting...
Video blogging tips

Video blogging made easy

With the rise of internet sensations like Jenna Marbles and Suzelle DIY, it seems that if you want to be famous – or even just semi-famous – then YouTube is the place to be. Easy enough, right? Start...
Hashtag symbol

The importance of hashtags in #SocialMedia

What is a hashtag? A hashtag is a word or collection of words after the “#” sign (e.g. #BigLoveBigData). Through the use of the “#” sign, words are indexed and a hyperlink is created. This creates wh...
Social media world

I’m just a girl in a digital world

Or am I just a digital world with a girl in it? It’s all about perception after all and with the rise of virtual reality (be that literally using Oculus Rift, or figuratively being transported) there...
Woolworths Rolling Blackouts

#loadshedding: the social media stats

Load shedding is back – this time with damage to the Majuba power station coal storage silo.   What does this mean for South Africa? Load shedding that could last for the rest of the week. What ...