Life as a startup entrepreneur is tough. Getting a business off the ground requires long hours, hard work and real dedication to the cause, but the payoffs can make it all worthwhile. But when the lines between work and life are blurred, how should entrepreneurs share their rollercoaster story over social media? In..
We’re addressing the subject on most people’s minds when it comes social media marketing – what’s the return on investment (ROI) of social media? It’s a completely valid question and one that social media marketers should be comfortable answering. Companies part with hundreds of thousands of pounds on billboard advertising over a motorway and have..
Here at JC Social Media, we love sharing our thoughts and ideas on social media. The Blog is home to hundreds of articles, from news and views to studies and social media theory development. Social media is so much more than a marketing platform; it plays a major role in all of our lives…
… and the WORLD FREAKS OUT. OMG, WTF? Twitter has changed the ‘favourite’ function on a tweet to a ‘like’ button. What is this? Facebook? Instagram? Put today’s date in the diary kids! No longer do users have the chance to click the star under a tweet (which turns yellow) but the option to..
There is an alarming number of social media books out there on Amazon and in actual, real-life book shops. Choosing those most useful to you is not an easy task, especially when there is such variety in the topics they cover. In this post, we’ll look at not only the best social media books but ones..
Our MD Jodie recently wrote an article for Start Your Business Magazine, all about social media for hospitality and why restaurants, bars, and clubs should use social media. It featured our favourite Italian restaurant, Buonissimo. Why social media is no substitute for shoddy service Enjoy! There are a host of important issues addressed..
So you’re a social media keen bean and you absolutely need the world to know! But how do you manage to instantly show your affinity to social media and, in particular, Twitter to people who, heaven forbid, don’t actually follow you on Twitter? Well, if you’re a lady, or a man who likes wearing tights..
Perhaps more of an anti-social media gadget, the Kitchen Safe helps avoid temptation by locking your gadgets away for a specific period of time, and will not open until that time has lapsed! Perfect uses for this gadget may include: 1. the kids Kids always on their phones when they should be doing..
Welcome to our blog series dedicated to social media gadgets, where we find the coolest (and uncoolest) social media gadgets out there and share them with you, so that you may enjoy/slate them too. Kicking off the series is perhaps the most infamous social media gadget – the selfie stick! Loved and hated..
Social media guidelines, dos and don’ts, are everywhere. They will vary wildly between each company. Here are some that we put together for a client, which we think are universal. Feel free to add any you can think of. 1. Think about what you want each post to achieve. The phone ringing? Directing people..