Pinterest changes its look. Can it do the same for social commerce? – Econsultancy
Image sharing social platform Pinterest is currently testing a new look, granting access to a 'select few' users before rolling out changes to in the near future. So far, so-so. Not a day passes without social sites tinkering with their layout or functionality, but given Pinterest's incredible performance in the realm of ecommerce referrals, this could be an important one. Let's take a closer look...
Star Wars Episode 7 set for 2015 release as Disney buys LucasFilm
The Star Wars saga is to continue with another trilogy, beginning with episode seven in 2015, after George Lucas agreed to sell his production company LucasFilm to Disney for £2.5billion.
Man Utd are top for search visibility, but Chelsea are champs for social – Econsultancy
Manchester City may have risen to the upper echelons of the Premier League in the past few seasons, but the team’s success on the pitch hasn’t made an impact where it really matters, in Google's rankings. In fact a new study that analysed the search visibility of the 20 Premier League clubs found that Man City lie in sixth place, while unsurprisingly Man Utd top the table. Searchmetrics used its SEO Visibility tool to measure how prominently and frequently each teams’ website appeared in…
iPhone 5 Supply Limited Because It Scratches Too Easily [REPORT]
It looks like Apple customers aren't the only ones complaining about the iPhone 5 getting scratched too easily.
The New Apple: It Doesn't Just Work
Some people willingly overpay for half-baked features in obscure gadgets. These are the early adopters of the world, and they know full well that the things they buy will not work perfectly. Hiccups and glitches are just part of the contract, the accepted trade-off for being first.
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Today is a very special day for LinkedIn and our members. We’ve surpassed an important milestone – 10 million members in the UK – an achievement of which my colleagues and I are extremely excited. Digging into the data a little, it means that 4 out of 5 British professionals are now LinkedIn members
Why Facebook just doesn't cut it [infographic] – Econsultancy
This infographic, from Get Satisfaction, argues that there is a gap between how customers want to engage with brands on social media, and how companies are actually using Facebook. It makes the case for branded communities built for customers...
Topshop is top retailer for Facebook fans and Twitter followers – Econsultancy
We all know that the size of your Facebook fan base isn’t as important as what you do with it. But that doesn’t mean that it’s not interesting to look at which brands have managed to rack up the most fans and followers. The latest update of eDigitalResearch’s Social Media Benchmark assesses how more than 100 of the UK’s top retail organisations by revenue are using Facebook, Twitter and Google+ and how successful they have been. Here's a summary of some of the results...