Archive for April 2013

How Important is Your Company Name and its Position?

Name changing is a fairly regular event for businesses, especially when they are in their early iterations. That’s perfectly understandable and perfectly fine too, if you ask me. One word of warning, when you arrive at the end of the process, once you do get a name that makes sense and explains to people what it…

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Your Oiconf needs YOU!

We are all really excited about the Online Influence Conference (Oiconf) this year. Its going to be incredible! The ambition is huge compared to last years. Last year we had one amazing headline speaker and a host of local talent. We were in one UK city, not London, we were in Newport in South Wales.…

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An unexpected benefit (warning graphic pics of me!)

I’ve written a lot about social media, and if you are reading this there is a good chance you’ve read even more. But over the last few days I have been the beneficiary of a totally unexpected outpouring of support that has completely humbled me. On Monday I attended my local hospital for a routine eye surgery…

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Is Content Marketing Advertisings New Rival?

Another in the series of infographics I’ve featured from the brilliant Jeff Bullas blog. He recently ran a great post featuring 5 cool content marketing infographics you shouldnt miss This one is a cracker! It comes from the good folks at Marketo.com

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Interview: Oiconf Speaker Tamsen Webster

One of the joys of my side project, The Online Influence Conference, or Oiconf for short, is that I have been able to meet some amazing people. Here is a little chat I had with Tamsen Webster, SVP of Digital Strategy at Allen and Gerritsen in Boston, and the opening speaker of the conference in June this…

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Make Content Marketing Work

Here is another of the brilliant infographics I saw on a recent Jeff Bullas post that I’d like to share with you. It originated from the smart people at Brightcove.com Enjoy!

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Oiconf Update: The Latest On The Line Up!

Its been a while since I’ve talked about the Online Influence Conference (Oiconf) so I thought I’d bring everyone up to speed with the latest plans. As well as bringing on board a number of helpers, and a good number of ambassadors, more of which later, we have also started to finalise the line ups for…

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World Autism Awareness Day

A friend asked my to write a post about world autism awareness day. I appreciate this isnt a post about business marketing or social media. I have absolutely no problem if you want to stop reading now, and skip onto something a bit more, comfortable? Some people reckon ASD (autism spectrum disorder) now effects around 1:50 people…

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