The HR manager story that’s killing you on LinkedIn
A story about a candidate that's 15 minutes late has been shared on LinkedIn 29,000 times. Yet still people share it as if it happened to them.
Don’t let social media automation destroy your brand
Social media automation has become a way of generating and posting content quickly. Be careful though - it can quickly ruin your brand.
Twitter is suspending accounts and I can’t tell why
Twitter is suspending bot accounts and extremists - and a Japanese lady using Tweetbot with 40 followers. What's going on?
How I learned to ditch Facebook and love Social Media again
Social media is a whirlwind of extremism, abuse and harmful to mental health. Used correctly, it can be a source of comfort and inspiration.
Tumblr has banned adult content. Is it a great business decision?
Tumblr has banned adult content. A disaster for some minority communities, it could prove a profitable long-term move for the Social Media business.
Influencer media kit: an experiment in graphic design
An experiment with Affinity Designer to create a media kit for an influencer. Includes a step-by-step walk through of the graphic design process.
An SEO bubble is stopping great content from being found
Fresh and exciting insight is being hidden by an SEO bubble of over-optimised blog posts. Maybe we need to break out and find new content.
Selene Nelson: inappropriate behaviour for a freelance writer?
William Sitwell's "joke" was obsviously wrong. But was Selene Nelson's response unprofessional too? Should disclosure of commercial emails be the norm?
Why do we need the approval of strangers?
Is Social Media feeding a need for approval from complete strangers, or has it tapped into a deeper psychology we already had?
Clickbait headlines: why they hurt your content marketing
A clickbait headline looks great on your Twitter feed, but is probably hurting your content marketing. Maybe you should write a proper headline instead