2016 was undeniably a year of major political shocks, both in the UK and the US. Both Brexit and the election of Donald Trump as President counteracted predictions from pollsters, media commentators, and political experts. How did social media and its role as a huge echo chamber of people who share your views, contribute to..
Last weekend our MD Jodie Cook was on BBC Radio 4 in a programme put together by Phill Jupitus and producer Luke Doran, on the subject of ‘boredom’. Listen to the show here, and read the blurb below: Being Bored: The Importance of Doing Nothing (58 minutes) Is boredom under threat? There are more TV..
David Glenwright from JC Social Media discusses the viral social media craze, the mannequin challenge, on Radio 5 Live.
Jodie Cook from JC Social Media discusses the concept of ‘facebragging’, on Virgin Radio.
The Drum’s Social Buzz Awards celebrate brands and marketing agencies who are doing the social media sector proud. JC Social Media is excited to announce that it has been nominated in the Best Automotive Sector Social Media Campaign/Strategy category alongside four other top agencies. The JC team has worked relentlessly to deliver a multifaceted, integrated..
It’s the biggest shake up in the mainstream social media world since Twitter changed ‘favourites’ to ‘likes’. Facebook’s new reaction button has been a long time in the making but it’s still taking the world by storm. The addition of ‘love’, ‘wow’ and ‘angry’ amongst a total of six reactions, has, itself, delighted and angered..
We’re well into 2015 and that can only mean one thing if you’re a young professional in Birmingham, the entries are all in for BYPY 2015! (and at time of writing this, the nominees have been notified and are about to be announced!) BYPY (Birmingham Young Professional of the Year) 2015 promises to be bigger..
Last week we were very very happy to win the ‘small business award’ at the Venus Awards. The event was a glitzy bash held at the ICC on Broad Street in Birmingham. This was a wonderful surprise to top off a fantastic year for JC Social Media. Here’s the video of us winning and our..
This is a guest blog by The Social Mediator. We’re already in the aftermath of the great Scottish independence referendum of 2014 and many of us are breathing a great sigh of relief that sense has seemingly triumphed over delirious nationalism. There are some questions still to be answered like how did Mr Salmond get..
On 25th June I was asked to be on the panel of judges for the BQ Emerging Entrepreneur awards and to announce the two winners on the evening. Here’s what I said: Good evening. I’m Jodie from JC Social Media – one of the judges for the BQ emerging entrepreneur award – on a..