Category Archive: Social media

#MustReadMonday: The future is messenger. The future is Facebook?

Ed Kitchingman, Social Insights Director at MEC UK, discusses Facebook’s well timed focus on it’s messaging service and how it could offer a long term solution to capturing consumer attention and reliance

Who and what made up the 1 million social media mentions from #CES15?

Gearoid Godson, Social Media Insight Manager and #CES investigator, broke down the huge tidal wave of conversation that surrounded the Consumer Electronics Show to figure out who was steering the conversation and what brands and products came out on top.

2015 Social Media New Year’s Resolutions to stick to

Natalie Laverick, Account Executive in the Digital Engagement team, shares some socially minded (and non-physically exerting) resolutions for anyone looking to refresh their social media activities in 2015. After the indulgence of Christmas,… Continue reading

This social network aims to cut down the clutter

It didn’t seem that long ago we were talking about the link-sharing social network site Ello but recently another alternative has launched called This – as in, when you share something so amazing… Continue reading

Handling a dressing down: Tossed try a fresh approach to a Social Media crisis #MECthinks

George Cathcart, Digital Engagement Account Manager at MEC London, takes a closer look at Tossed’s (divisive) handling of their recent social media assault.  It’s the stuff of nightmares. Or, at least, it can be a… Continue reading