Some thoughts on Facebook Instant Articles

Facebook’s Instant Articles announcement last week was met with a array of different reactions on Twitter. Compare and contrast: Facebook instant articles vs Twitter link pic.twitter.com/IlNCg68fYw — Matt Roper (@mattjroper) May 13, 2015 I think capitulating to Facebook with Instant Articles is the media equivalent of becoming Vichy France. But perhaps I'm a little hardline. — […]

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ICYMI – Swarm, @twitterfood, Instant Articles and Net A Porter

Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Swarm updates with a new version on the way too Facebook and Nokia do map deal Twitter launches @twitterfood Foursquare targets businesses […]

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ICYMI – Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook VOIP and Snapchat

Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Instagram launches new filters and Emoji hashtags Pinterest integrates with social media management tools Facebook launches VOIP calling Snapchat premiers mini series […]

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ICYMI – Meerkat, Marketo, Google & Pinpoint

Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Max Tatton-Brown and I recorded our latest Digital Wake podcast. You can hear it here. Twitter is actively encouraging celebrities and brands […]

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ICYMI – Riff, Snapchat, Tinder and Retweets

Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Facebook launches Riff Sprinklr buys Get Satisfaction Snapchat adds best friend emojis Tinder runs its first ever advert Instagram adds new post […]

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ICYMI – Meerkat, Flipboard, Curator, Scrapbook

Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Meerkat responds to Periscope threat with new features Flipboard launches magazines for groups Twitter is starting to test autoplay videos for some […]

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What came first? The objective or the metric? #prstack

Be honest. What comes first when planning a campaign? The objective? Or the metric you are going to measure? Or maybe it is the technology that you use to get the metric? I’ve seen it so many times. The post-rationalising of a campaign objective to fit with what can be measured (or is currently being […]

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ICYMI – Layout, Periscope and Facebook F8 Conference

Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Instagram launches Layout Twitter links up with Foursquare for tagging locations in tweets Facebook launches a Timehop clone – On This Day […]

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ICYMI – Facebook, Snapchat Fashion Week, Instagram

Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Facebook says no to exposed buttocks and nipples Twitter is experimenting with TV timelines YouTube rolls out interactive cards Good round up […]

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ICYMI – Topic Data, iWatch, Gigaom, Medium and Swarm

Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. This is BIG – social listening comes to Facebook with the Topic Data launch Apple launched the iWatch – this is what some […]

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