Social Media Give Away – Syrinx Za Skin Therapy Bar

A Meaningful Social Media Give Away, from Syrinx Za You don't see that very often!! > Our client, Syrinx Za is new Skin Care brand based in the UK and to promote the launch of the new website and products we are giving away 2000 bars of the Deep Cleansing Therapy Bar. This product is a natural, hand-made cold processed soap. Made from pure natural, sustainable products right here in the UK. The soap has amazing properties for moisturising and removing toxins from the skin. Social Sharing is the Key to Success Ashley Metcalfe, Chief Executive said: Our products have been clinically … [Read more...]

Search Engine Optimisation for the Social Web #SocialMedia

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and Social Media Owning a website for business development is a positive step in the right direction, but it’s only half of the battle. Getting found online is the difficult bit. No matter what category or niche you are in, you are going to have strong online competition, but the good news is that with knowledge of social media and Search Engine Optimisation you can plan to overcome your competition and beat them to the first page or even the number one organic ranking spots on Google. Content is King and SEO Knowledge is his Queen. Could Good Search … [Read more...]

#MotoGP with Danny Webb & Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt

Two things I really love – Ice Cream and Moto GP… Mix the two together and I’m having a great day. I recently read a press release about the talented Young Danny Webb who is a rising Moto GP star riding for MAHINDRA RACING and sponsored by Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt. I am not connected to Danny Webb or Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt. I am just a big fan of both… The daring 21 years old Danny Webb is appearing at the at the Tutti Frutti store at: 2 Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9HH to serve frozen yogurt and meet his fans on Friday 30th March 2012. If you can support and … [Read more...]

Do we need a website in the Social Media age?

I still have a few business contacts who tell me that they do not have or need a website because they have Facebook and or other Social Media Platforms as their free online resources. Wise or Wasteful? My answer to the "Do businesses need a website?" question is unequivocal. Yes, businesses do need a website because the only constant on the internet is the internet. I am sure that people will call me biased because my company is a website design and development company, but my motives are clear. Every business needs a website because a website is the only place on the internet where the … [Read more...]

#SocialMedia – Social Media Speakers

Mick Say - Social Media Speaker Social Media is playing a pivotal role in the evolution of the internet. Social Media provides the platform which connects people in a way never previously possible with any other medium. Social Media includes web-based and mobile technologies which are used to turn communication into interactive dialogue. These internet-based applications allow the easy creation and exchange of user-generated content. A Motivational Speaker in Social Media Mick Say is an Online Business Development Consultant at the Online Marketing Academy. Mick is an early Social … [Read more...]

Digital Marketing and Social Media

Why Digital Marketing and Social Media? Social Mediaas a broad term is about community, conversation and meaningful engagement with either family and friends or with clients or prospects or as in my case all of the above. Digital Marketing as a broad term is about "Marketing" My Definition of Digital Marketing "identify what the customer wants and then deliver a more than adequate service to them which meets their want and needs and to do this at a fair price" Digital Marketing and Social Media Technology Those who seek to leverage Social Media and Digital Marketing for business benefit … [Read more...]

The What’s Next Social Media Event for Business in the UK

The dates have finally been set and the second What's Next Social Media for Business Event is being held on February 6th 2012 at the amazing ATRiuM at the University of Glamorgan in Cardiff, Wales. Check out the short video below and then click through to The What's Next Event Website for more details and bookings. What's Next Event at the ATRiuM University of Glamorgan, Cardiff. Tweet NZSAQUAPT5ZR … [Read more...]

Social Media Strategy – Mine is Prehistoric

Remember when we used to sit round the fire in the cave and swap stories about chasing down the antelope and catching the fish? Those were the day's, all we had to worry about was how to keep warm and what we were going to eat tomorrow. So how much has really changed in 500 Thousand years? > OK, not a serious question > but my analogy is relevant. Swap the cave for your blog, Twitter, FaceBook, LinkedIn, YouTube and Google+ and we are still telling stories.. Here's a story about to unfold The second High-Impact Social Media event is coming to Cardiff, Wales on the 6th of February 2012. … [Read more...]

Is Email Marketing Still Relevant?

The online marketing toolbox is constantly evolving with an ever changing assortment of new and innovative marketing tools but in the hustle and bustle of the web do we often accept new and improved and scrap older mediums and throw the baby out with the bath water? Permission based Email marketing is an established and proven marketing medium and it is still a relevant marketing tool. Most businesses though don’t use this important marketing method to its full potential. Email marketing offers three benefits that other mediums often miss: Familiarity Top of mind awareness, and … [Read more...]

Social Media – Do-it-Yourself or Call in the Experts?

Most businesses are looking for the edge in social media and to make this task harder there is a constant flow of new Digital Marketing tools to think about and consider. One common issue we all share is how the hec do we keep up with the pace of technology, and what if anything should we implement into our strategic marketing plans? It’s no surprise then, that many business owners realise that the task of evaluating new technology is not for them, and they work with a Digital Marketing Agency such as the Online Marketing Academy. Three good reasons why businesses should use a Social … [Read more...]