The Blagger’s Blog 10th January 2014


 A weekly roundup of media news and talking points, sans effort Image by fox_kiyo, licensed under Creative Commons Thought for the Week “We strongly oppose the proposals currently under consideration by the BBC Trust for a wider commercialisation of the World Service… …We continue to be concerned that the protection of the BBC World Service’s interests within the BBC’s governance structure…

Read More

Google+ introduces ‘promoted’ +Posts


The heavyweights of social media are continuing to follow suit, with news this week that the third horse in the race is set to introduce it’s own version of promoted content. No real surprises here then. In a similar vein to Facebook’s sponsored posts, Google+ has announced the first two brands set to benefit from new +Posts; Ritz crackers, British…

Read More

T Time: Tweet nothings

Our columnist extraordinaire Tony Murray asks if the days of social media dominance in marketing and PR are coming to a close.

Read More