Recently in the Access office, the topic of emojis came up as we each professed our favourite and most frequently used emojis (fist bumps and turtles, anyone?) which quickly escalated to circulating phone screen shots.
People of the world have been very busy on social media this week! We’ve seen a couple of new records, a couple of company makeovers and a lot of cute critters.
It’s been a week full of creativity as plenty of fresh campaigns have turned up in our newsfeeds. This week we look at a secret mission from Warner Brothers, Old Spice proving it's anything but old and a charming ad for, of all things, insurance.
This week we welcome Huffington Post, welcome back Facebook Notes and run terrified from a marauding marsupial.
After its launch at the end of 2010 Instagram took the mobile world by storm. Eighteen months later it was bought by Facebook and now has more than 300million users… and counting. This month Instagram switched on its API for ads and is now officially open for business.
This week there’s a little bit of news from Google, a lot of video viewing from Periscope, an awful lot of characters from Twitter and a couple of poor brand decisions.
This week we look at the power of love, Instagram continues to move forward in leaps and bounds and we take a trip back to 1985.
Messenger adds a business hat, Twitter cracks down on joke theft and Google+ starts to wave goodbye. Here's what's been happening this week.
A mandatory makeover, science news breaking on Instagram and the Aussie who battled a shark on live TV and won.
Twitter's new data dashboard, finding your new favourite Viners, taking over live streams and a couple of great billboard campaigns.
Technology has changed the face of QSR, both figuratively and literally. It is now more important than ever for Quick Service Restaurants (QSR) to adopt new cloud based technology for ordering, payment and loyalty cards to encourage convenient, intuitive applications for customers.
This week social media has been a hot topic with consumer-led campaigns, a wonderfully disastrous Q&A on Twitter and rainbows everywhere.
The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity finished up last week with the world’s uber creatives descending on the French Riviera for a week-long celebration of big, brave ideas. As the biggest annual awards show and festival for professionals in the communications industry, it showcases the crème de la crème of work from across the world.
Social media is a fantastic tool for brands to engage with their communities and get added mileage out of their own content. But for those looking to do a little more with their social media presence, particularly mid-size brands, there is significant value in looking further afield than your well established social platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to some of the up and coming social media networks.
Facebook updates, social platforms getting serious and living vicariously through Google street view.
Photo-oversharing, explaining snapchat to your mum and the internet showing why we love it with a little help from zookeepers.