@rudimentaluk and #thisishome
To publicise their new album ‘home’, Rudimental are giving away signed copies to people tagging #thisishome or @rudimentaluk to show what ‘home’ means to them on Vine, Instagram and Twitter. Top notch! It’s a promising start… So far there are over 4,500 images tagged #thisishome on Instagram, although the majority aren’t directly linked to this...
It’s true. I like to giggle. I also really love www.hellogiggles.com, which is why I am delighted to be contributing to their wonderful site. Check out my first post about Why music isn’t the only cool thing at SXSW and let me know what you think! I also recommend following them on Twitter and Facebook. Happy Giggling!
#rabbitsdosxsw: Saturday 9th March
My first day at sxsw has been a busy one. All in all I managed to take in information from six different sessions, eat lots of grilled cheese plus sampled a three chilli burger with various types of margaritas at the Iron Cactus for dinner. The weather has been hot and humid, albeit a little drizzly. A high level of excitement is buzzing in the air - everyone is happy to be here! Each day...
#rabbitsdosxsw: Twitter and TV
Has Twitter changed the way we watch TV Tag: #tweettv Key takeaway: Social TV needs to not only use signposting to encourage live interactions and conversation, but be used to gage opinion before and after screenings too. This can provide valuable insight into viewer perception - great for branded content. Interesting Fact: 76% of people tweeting about TV are doing so live I’m not one...
#rabbitsdosxsw: Wearables and Smart Fashion
The Next Frontier of Interactive: Smart Fashion Tag: #wearables Follow: @electricfoxy Key takeaway: Wearables are not just for geeks and not just for fitness, they will soon be mainstream. Interesting Fact: Between 2-3 quadrillion bits of data are collected each year from personal devices What is wearable technology? Wearable user interfaces give you analysis and value through data collected...
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Visual social media is coming for you!
My main observation for social media in 2013 - continue to think visual, visual, visual. What happened in 2012 Throughout 2012, social got more visual, ridiculously so if you think about it. Big players changed their game - we saw Facebook timelines revamped with a strong visual premise, (all of a sudden we had cover photos and milestones appear! - imagine Facebook without that now?!) and...
Time to share some favourite Christmas songs!
Instagram respond to rumours regarding photo...
Instagram won’t own your images, but how did the rumours start and is the damage done? Instagram have issued a statement describing how there was a mix up over the rumours that they would own all users content. The photo sharing network said the choice of language was confusing and misleading and users had interpreted it mistakenly. Social feeds are awash with claims of conspiracy, but...
A good way to start the week!
Oh Flo <3