Infographic: 2013 Year of the Selfie

As the year draws to a close and we focus on 2014, we at Smoking Gun decided to look back at one of the biggest social media growths of the year – the selfie. So big was this development “selfie” has now been included in the dictionary. In this week’s infographic we look at some of the fastest growing sub-genres…

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Infographic: Twitter and Christmas shopping

It’s the first week of December, which can mean only one thing…Christmas is now less than 25 days away! As such this week’s infographic looks at the influence of Twitter on Christmas shopping. A hat tip to Twitter who created the infographic.

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Infographic: Best times to post to social media

As an award winning social media agency, we are always evaluating how to maximise the effectiveness of the social media accounts we manage. As such this week’s infographic looks at the best times to post to social media channels to encourage engagement.     Thanks to for creating this infographic.  

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Infographic: MediaCityUK

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As an award winning PR agency based in Manchester we’ve seen how much the city has changed over the last few years and at the forefront of these changes has been MediaCityUK, the new home of the BBC Breakfast, 5Live, ITV Granada, Coronation Street  and a whole host of award winning multimedia companies. As such this week’s infographic explores this…

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Mo Money…Movember


It’s that time of the year again, when men from all facets of society decide to grow some facial fur on their top lip in the name of a good cause! Yes, Movember 2013 has kicked off and this year I have decided to join the droves of men who grow ridiculous moustaches and as such have removed my normal…

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