Chief Executive and founder of I.G. Advisors, a philanthropy and fundraising strategy consultancy, Carlos (no relation to Carmen) Miranda is a man on a mission. He’s got one eye on helping the world use social media for good, and one eye on the best way to reach Mars. 3, 2, 1, lift off…
In a world where everyone has a phone, tablet, laptop and every other form of technology in existence nestled in their pockets or clutched firmly in their hands, it is impossible to avoid social media and the internet.
Writing about yourself is a bit cringe, isn’t it? We’ve all been there – tasked with the horribly daunting job of summarising all of what makes you the coolest, greatest, wittiest, most amazing person there was this side of town. In just a few sentences.
Everyone has dreams of being #Instafamous. It’s elusive and painfully cool. But, what if we told you that you don’t actually have to be Instagram famous for your brand to see top results?
One million. The social media milestone everyone wants to hit.
It’s a dazzling number, but, as the saying goes, “it’s not the destination, it’s the journey”. Growing your fan base on social media takes time and patience. It’s a long-term investment that will see you reaping the benefits if done right.
Constantly stressed trying to keep up with all your social networks? Overwhelmed by what to post and feeling like a fish out of water?
Don’t fret – it’s time to turn chaos into cohesion with the 24 fingers guide to mastering the art of social media management…..
Time for the question on every business owner’s lips: what value is social media bringing to my business? How can I measure its worth and put a monetary value on it? Before we start playing the numbers game, time to look a little closer at the social media bottom line. […]
We live in a generation where your Instagram feed defines you. We spend hours on end aimlessly scrolling through streams of infinite content, deciding whether to “like” it or not and then subconsciously judge other people before scrolling down to the next. […]
Picture the scene. An enthusiastic marketing exec is meticulously presenting their best-laid plans for the next quarter’s content strategy, outreach, influencer marketing, trendjacking insert more buzzwords here when a voice from the head of the table commands: “What I want, is one of them viral posts, you know, like John Lewis do at Christmas. Next social media post you send out, I want you to viralise it.” […]
Instagram and Snapchat are facing off against each other in a battle for total social media domination. Quite literally.
With Instagram recently dropping ‘Face Filters’ and several other spanking new features (including a Rewind button, Hashtag stickers, and even an Eraser button) can Snapchat continue to put on a brave…. face?
24 fingers welcomes Vinay Nair, CEO and co-founder of Lightful, a social media and campaign management platform onto the #24questions series. Vinay, it’s truly delightful to have you on board. […]
8th – 14th May 2017 marks Mental Health Awareness Week, a campaign to end the stigma surrounding mental health issues and provide much-needed support to the two in three people who will suffer a mental health problem within their lifetime. […]
Another weird and wonderful term to make it onto the ever-expanding social media glossary, ‘shadow banning’ has been causing some controversy on photo-sharing app Instagram. So just what exactly is it, anyway? Bear with us.
Benji Lanyado, founder of Picfair, Europe’s fastest-growing image marketplace, talks authenticity, big breaks and creativity. Oh, and West Ham. Sounds like a winning combination to us… […]
Have you heard the latest news? Instagram Stories has surpassed the gargantuan milestone of 200 million (!) daily active users, making it bigger than Snapchat’s stats of 161 million users. […]
We’ve got some good news. No, teleport technology doesn’t quite exist yet (*sad face*), but Instagram’s latest feature could be the next best thing….
From the photo-sharing site’s nifty in-app button to Facebook Messenger’s makeover, read on for the crème de la crème of updates from the tech world.
Social media did not kill the radio star, it would seem. Producer, presenter, fishing rod dangler, Jimmy Willis is a man with some big fish to fry. Let’s hear what our favourite man-off-the-radio Jimmy Willis talking ’bout. […]