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World Wide Web Day

1.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

If you thought today was special just because it’s August, think again. Today is also World Wide Web Day. Yes, it’s time to celebrate all that is wired, wireless and wonderfully techie! Today is the official 29th birthday of the World Wide Web. The brainchild of Tim Berners-Lee and Robert Cailliau, the Web was born as a way to communicate with colleagues through hyperlinks and short chats. Now, of course, it is the primary mode of communication all across the world with more than 4bn users in existence right now. The Perks Did you know There are more devices connected…

Make the Internet a Safer Space for Your Family

6.2.2018 by Jenn Granger

Remember the days you knew you were in trouble if you were sent to bed before Corrie? In 2018, the only way to tell off the kids is to secretly change the Wi-Fi password. While those halcyon analogue days might…

Secure Your Business for Safer Internet Day

6.2.2018 by Jenn Granger

  The internet’s landscape is forever changing: there over 1.8 billion websites out there in the ether with this number growing every day. While it may seem baffling that babies born in the year 2000 are now fully-formed voting adults…

Small Networks Can be Beautiful Networks

18.8.2011 by Guest

This is a guest blog by Steve Downes, Managing Director of Juice Digital, Manchester.    In 1992 a British anthropologist Robin Dunbar, suggested that there is a limit to the number of people with whom one can maintain stable social…

Pitchforks & Flaming Torches – Exploiting Twitter

1.8.2011 by Alice Cullen

Why are we surprised? Everyone knows that as soon as a celebrity dies their albums will be promoted on iTunes, DVDs be brought to the front of store in HMV, and merchandise will pop up everywhere 'in honour' of the…

Google+ For Business

19.7.2011 by Jenn Granger

Apparently Google+ has already gained over 10 million users since it's launch at the beginning of the month. If accurate, the early signs for the long term success of Google+ are positive. However, one area that Google are still to…

Facebook Facing Trouble

14.6.2011 by Jenn Granger

Is Facebook feeling the consequences of ignoring users privacy concerns? Yesterday, stories were rife across the internet about Facebook losing users in the US, UK, Canada, Norway and Russia. According to data gathered by the site Inside Facebook, in the…

Online Privacy: Has Facebook Changed our Expectations?

1.12.2010 by Dick Branston

Do we need to change our expectations about online privacy? Social Media has become such a prominent aspect of contemporary society and the issue of how our privacy is respected is a big concern to many people. Facebook in particular…

Internal Collaboration With Social Media

19.11.2010 by Dick Branston

I've been thinking recently, that for me the problem with the hype surrounding Social Media, is that people often just think of it as a marketing tool and nothing more. However, forget that facebook, twitter, digg...etc exist and think of…

Where Social Media and Customer Service Meet

6.10.2010 by Dick Branston

This week, my blog is being hijacked by members of the team eager to give their take on customer service. I've tried to stop them, but the floodgates have opened! So today, it's Jonathan from the marketing team... In the…