Category Archives: social media

Seven Common Twitter Mistakes To Avoid

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UNLESS you’ve been living on another planet (or only just discovered the wonder of Turquoise Tiger, of course), you’ll probably know we PR cats are big fans of Twitter. We provide training to individuals, groups and businesses who don’t quite … Continue reading

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How to be really, really disappointed by social media

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IN business, it’s important to stay ahead of the game. No matter how well you thought you knew your sport when you trained, back in the 80s or 90s, you can guarantee things will have changed considerably since. Business is … Continue reading

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A tab too far: why the new Gmail is bad for your business

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BY NOW, many of you will have discovered the new Google email tabs. Great, you might think, how helpful of the Gmail guys to automatically filter my emails for me. That’s brilliant for business, isn’t it? WRONG! Notice the ‘promotions’ … Continue reading

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Are you selling the experience?

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LOVE it or loathe it, Disney knows how to sell an experience and when they’ve got you captive, they immerse you in that experience. From the moment you walk into that theme park/store you’re transported to a different world where … Continue reading

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Facebook competition mistakes: don’t risk deletion

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UPDATE: FACEBOOK  HAS NOW RELAXED COMPETITION RULES… A VICTORY FOR COMMONSENSE. SEE LINK AT BASE OF BLOG. ************************************************************************ BE HONEST. How many of you have thought about running a ‘like and share’ competition on Facebook? They seem like a pretty … Continue reading

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Turquoise Tiger’s vitally important Facebook infograph

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YOU know how it works here at Turquoise Tiger… you ask and we do our best to deliver! Well, we’ve had lots of fine folks asking us for Facebook advice for some time – everything from how big your cover … Continue reading

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Facebook does it again!

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FACEBOOK is making more changes to its feeds and, yet again, messing about with pages. This time, Facebook is creating a new Pages Feed with updates from all the pages we like, completely separate to our News Feed. It’s being … Continue reading

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Dealing with negative feedback on Facebook

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We’ve had a few people asking about ‘negative feedback’ on Facebook lately so, being the helpful cats that we are, we decided to explain all in a blog. The golden rule, as spelled out in large, friendly letters on the … Continue reading

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Have you locked out your Facebook fans?

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ARE you wondering why people aren’t engaging with your business on Facebook? Have you set up a page, gathered plenty of ‘likes’, but still nobody’s using your wall? Maybe people are responding to your comments, but they’re still not leaving their … Continue reading

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It’s not that brands are bad, it’s that they’re doing it badly!

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WE were disappointed to read this morning’s Telegraph article claiming Brits are fed up with brands cluttering up their social media space. Being huge advocates of social media for business, we decided to dig a bit deeper and find out … Continue reading

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