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How spammers are spoiling social media

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DO you spam your business contacts and clients? “What?” we hear you cry, “No! We don’t spam. We would NEVER spam!” Phew! That’s good to know. Well done you. Jolly good show! What IS spamming, anyway? Well, most of the … Continue reading

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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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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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Is this the end for Google+?

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GOOGLE has removed prominent links to G+ accounts at the top of search results, Google’s homepage, and Gmail, leading to more rumours about a gradual melting away of the social network. The tech giant has ditched the link to users’ … 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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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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What’s wrong with telling the truth?

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US Tigers pride ourselves on authenticity. We like to be transparent and we like the businesses we work with to understand exactly what we’re doing for them. That’s how it should be, right? See no evil, speak no evil, hear … Continue reading

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Fresh is best, says Google

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SEARCH engine giant Google has been tweaking its algorithms again and this time, it’s claimed the changes will affect more than a third of all searches. The modification – hailed as “a significant improvement to our ranking algorithm” by Google … Continue reading

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