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WeChat – The Next In Thing on Mobile

According to the government-linked China Internet Network Information Center, over 695 million people in China are surfing the web with their phones. It comes as no surprise then, that China has the largest number of Internet users – 731 million. Tencent, the Shenzhen-based giant that owns WeChat, reported that as of last year, the app has garnered 768 million active …

5 Brands That Are Rocking Social Media

Brands, big or small alike, have been turning to social media to engage with their fans, build brand awareness and reach out to other audiences. If leveraged well, the results can be pretty astonishing. These five brands sure know their way around social media. 1) Airbnb We’re guilty of being hooked on Airbnb’s Instagram feed. They continue to awe us …

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Instagram Did It Again! – New Feature Allowing Multiple Photos in One Post

Instagram never ceases to amaze us with their new feature updates. If you remember August of last year, Instagram introduced Instagram Stories – a feature that lets user share all the moments of their day for 24 hours. Just yesterday, Instagram posted a blog post announcing a new feature that lets users upload up to 10 photos and videos in one …

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Effective Content Marketing in 8 Steps

More and more brands are seeing the need to incorporate content marketing into their business models. You may have a section that shares regular stories, but are these stories picking up? Is it attracting the audience that you are targeting? How do you get more people to read them? It takes a lot more than just coming up with content …

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Goodbye Monopods, Hello Selfie Drones!

From camera phones to front camera phones. Then came selfie sticks and drone video cameras. With the advent of drone video cameras and drone deliveries, now comes the rise of selfie drones. These drones are small enough to fit your pocket. Controlled by your phone through a compatible app, it makes transfer of images a breeze through WiFi. Source Some …

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5 Social Media Trends To Look Out For in 2017

2016 is here and gone. Welcome, 2017. It has been a year of breakthroughs in 2016, with the introduction of augmented reality in Pokemon Go to the masses and the proliferation of Facebook Live, among others. What does 2017 have in store for us? 1. Social commerce Statista shows that 93% of millenials are spending time on social networks. Naturally, …

Tinkle Ta Moko

The Maori tradition of Ta Moko (tattoo) is considered a sacred art, a gift from the Universe that blesses those who apply specific symbols on their bodies. Originally from Polynesia, this tradition has been strongly rooted in New Zealand since 800 AD. This year, in celebration of Christmas, Tinkle ushers in the new year with these longstanding traditional tattoos. Tiki …

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DJ Earworm’s 2016 Mashup is Out!

Everyone’s picking up on DJ Earworm’s 2016 mashup. Are you? DJ Earworm is back at the end of this year to pay tribute to some of the best U.S. pop hits of 2016 with his latest mashup! He has been creating one mashup yearly as part of his “United State of Pop” series, which started 9 years ago. Since its …

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Trendings topics on Facebook

Many changes are established between the major social networks with better or worse results. In the case of Facebook, they have introduced features of other social networks such as Twitter hashtags or own live video Periscope (which also became Twitter). Some of these functions, such as sharing of experiences through live videos, are even unknown to the general public. In …

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Instagram Stories versus Snapchat Stories

If we take a look at social media 5 years ago, almost all of them were fighting to stand out by focusing on a certain niche. Then things started changing; they began imitating each other. Facebook started hosting videos in a bid to take a share of the online video space from YouTube, Twitter introduced a “like” button; the list …