If you’re wondering what you want from social media, you could always think of how you like your eggs boiled. There are two trains of thought when it comes to boiling an egg – soft or hard boiled. This pretty much equates to delving into social media – gently or full-on. So, how do you boil your eggs?
Magpie is a new third-party advertising model for Twitter users. It works by members of the Magpie service advertising products on behalf of Magpie customers through Tweets in their Twitter stream. By promoting these products in this manner, Twitter users can earn passive income for doing nothing. So why is there such a groundswell of negativity toward the Magpie service on Twitter?
As we approach the end of the year and Christmas gets ever closer, I thought it’d be nice to offer a slightly different take on one of the season’s best-loved songs. After all, Christmas and social media are made for each other – both are all about the giving and sharing. So, with apologies to lyrical geniuses everywhere, I give you the 12 Days of Social Media Christmas. Enjoy.