Is Google Plus better than Facebook?

Yes, Google Plus is better than Facebook. When Facebook first became available it was only available to university students and this was very appealing. Obviously, distributing invites around university students was a clever way to quickly expand Facebook’s user base and before long, they opened it up to the masses. My Facebook friends list is […]

Theo Paphitis #TheoSBS – Small Business Sunday

Small Business Sunday (#sbs) is constantly evolving. View this post for up to date information! Every Sunday Theo Paphitis holds a competition for Small Business Owners on Twitter, aptly named Small Business Sunday. Quite simply, 6 small businesses have the chance of a re-tweet to his 50k+ followers. To enter, simply Tweet @TheoPaphitis between 17:00 […]

Twitter as a B2B tool for the SmarterCard

In recent weeks I have started Tweeting again in an attempt to secure additional discounts for Smarter Card holders. From a B2B perspective Twitter can be a very effective way of communicating as in many cases you can have direct access to the decision maker of any particular business. As a simple example, I recently […]

Angry Birds – Trending on Twitter

Angry Birds by Rovio Mobile Download from iTunes I was quite surprised to see Angry Birds as a trending topic on Twitter today. Whilst I do actually have Angry Birds on my iPhone, it wasn’t until reading through the Angry Birds trending timeline that I realised just how popular this game has become. “Angry Birds […]

Simon Edhouse and…. shed loads of site visitors

I’d totally forgotten about my post on Mr. Simon Edhouse as I had been waiting for some kind of update from the man himself. Yet, in the early hours of Friday night / Saturday morning I have Google Analytics to give me a helpful reminder. Site traffic is up nearly tenfold, with pretty much everyone […]

Follow the Smarter Card on Twitter

As you might have guessed, this post follows on from Follow the Smarter Card on Facebook and serves a pretty much identical purpose. The Smarter Card has an online presence at, on Facebook and on Twitter but until now you could only access the latter two directly. Anyone following the Smarter Card on Facebook […]