General, Social Media

Is Facebook Playing Fair?


Facebook has recently blocked a new photography app called ‘Vintage Camera’, claiming large amounts of negative feedback from Facebook users to be the reason. The app, which is quite similar to Instagram, allows users to apply different filters to photos, creating a vintage style image. The ap... Read more


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Social Media Emergency…Learnings while stuck in a Lift


On Friday, seven of the team in @metrocafe311Dublin were stuck in a lift. First off, to get the important facts out of the way: we were saved in about 30 minutes by the efficient team who are helping us remodel the Core Media offices on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, we had food and drink (we’d just been ... Read more


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Social Media Infographic – How much are these companies worth?


Here is a great infographic which displays just how hot the tech bubble is right now. As you can see from below, Twitter has the highest current revenue-valuation ratio which is one remarkable feat. Facebook is scheduled to go public in the next 12 months. With this, I have one question and it's ... Read more


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Makeover Your Face (book Page)


New Facebook page layout on the horizon The change in layout to Facebook pages isn’t fresh news but the changes are due to take effect permanently on March 10th so if you haven’t got your head around the new layout yet, now is the time to do it! If you use Facebook for a brand you will be fam... Read more


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The British Monarchy Gets Down With The Social People


Yes, for those of you who were not aware Buckingham Palace ‘likes’ the internet and even better the social web! The British Monarchy (BM) joined Facebook in mid September 2010 and but have been active on Twitter for much longer. Last week’s announcement of Prince William’s engagement sparked... Read more