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The problem with buying people… or: the trouble with automating Twitter 

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TWITTER WARNING! We’ve just been made aware of a so-called social media pro selling a service promising 100 new Twitter followers a month on a deal that seems too good to be true. We’ve spent the past hour beginning to unravel … Continue reading

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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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Google drops Twitter

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BLIMEY! What a lot of fuss and panic. Mass hysteria. Social media spammers running around like headless, errm, twickens… Okay, so maybe there’s just a smidgeon of hyperbole in our intro but, really, Google’s suspension of its Realtime Search isn’t … Continue reading

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Too much social media jargon makes a twit!

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A FEW weeks back, Turquoise Tiger was asked to deliver a social media presentation to members of a national business association in Birmingham. Not only do I love the sound of my own voice, but I LOVE public speaking and social … Continue reading

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Social networking… a balm for small businesses

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It’s no secret that us tigers are avid supporters of social media for business, and those of you who read our last blog will know why. That said, we could purr and roar until our stripes fell off and some … Continue reading

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Why does my business need social media?

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A few weeks back, I was asked to deliver a social media presentation to local businesses. The title was Social Media and the Online Revolution. It’s not the first time I’ve advised in this way, and I’m sure it won’t … Continue reading

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