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Farewell Google Authorship – But Here’s What To Do Now

Posted by on Aug 29, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: ,
farewell_google_authorship Towards the end of June, Google had bloggers and content marketers up in arms when they completely removed Google authorship photos from search results. These changes normally come as no surprise, as anyone who works in digital knows that Google giveth and Google taketh away. However, this development left more than the usual sting, seeing

Chat Wars: Twitter Takes on WhatsApp

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: , , ,
Twitter shifts into the market of mobile chat with their latest upgrade. Twitter is stepping up the competition with WhatsApp as it starts to improve its direct messaging tool to work as a chat application. This comes after the ever-popular WhatsApp was bought by Facebook earlier this year. As the social network ups the ante

SEO Panda-monium

Posted by on May 21, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: , ,
panda-tantrum Google is Rolling Out Panda 4.0 With turbulent SERP fluctuations in the last few days, SEOs and digital natives have been left to speculate about what has started to look like Google’s biggest update of the year so far. That was until Matt Cutts, head of the Webspam Team at Google, announced that the search

MediaVision Nominated for Marketing Week Engage Award!

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 | Tagged as:
MWEA14_Shortlisted1-300x138 It’s that time of the year again, ladies and gentlemen of the marketing tribe, and MediaVision has an announcement to make. Yesterday the shortlist for the Marketing Week Engage Awards 2014 was released and, you guessed it, we’re on it! MediaVision has been nominated in the Digital channel category of the Marketing Week Engage Awards

10 Years of Facebook – How Else Would We Have Survived?

Posted by on Feb 5, 2014 | Tagged as: Tags: , , ,
facebook_10-300x164   In 2004, Mark Zuckerberg sat in his dorm room at Harvard University creating what he hoped would be a social media platform to bring students together. Now, a decade later, Facebook is celebrating its 10th birthday in all its glory. At the moment, one out of six people worldwide use Facebook, many of them

2014 Super Bowl Commercials – The Ads That Will Make You Laugh, Cry and Cringe

Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks The Super Bowl is the most expensive time slot for advertising, because it is one of the highest viewed events internationally, and this holds true despite the fact that American football is a predominantly US played sport. Brands that make it onto the Super Bowl have the attention of the whole world.  Media agencies have

When A Brand Fail Pays: Kevin Pietersen Accepts Payout From Specsavers For Libellous Ad

Posted by on Oct 8, 2013 | Tagged as: Tags: , ,
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“Doing Time”: How 67 Minutes Means Something to Millions thanks to Digital Dialogue

Posted by on Jul 18, 2013 | Tagged as: Tags: , , , , ,
Wouldn’t it be amazing to be able to calculate how many people are aware that it’s Nelson Mandela Day? Unfortunately I can’t provide you with that statistic. What I can provide you with is a small insight into just how powerful the conversation amongst the digital community in these circumstances can be and just how