Social media for business: Twitter unveils new Agency Resources

Twitter Twitter has unveiled a new online offering designed to help brands and agencies get the most out of the network in its latest social media for business push. Agency Resources is a new are of the website aimed directly at business users, and has tools spanning decks, research and campaign management functions, the aim being to help companies exploit the full...

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Social media agency: Facebook and Google as publishers

og_image How do you see Facebook and Google? A social network and a search engine, or tools for spreading information online? This is the big question that has been asked several times over already, not least on this PR, marketing, comms, and social media agency blog.

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Facebook update: From 360 video to job ads

grand-canyon-full-screen-panorama Whoever coined the phrase ‘nothing changes under the sun’ clearly wasn’t thinking about social media land. ‘Stay still for more than a second and risk people losing interest’ would be a more appropriate mantra, albeit not as catchy.

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The what, how, why- Instagram Stories for business

screen-shot-2016-08-02-at-1-50-02-pm Here at Smoking Gun, the finest and most ingenious PR agency in Manchester, we dedicated the whole first month of the year to helping you improve best public relations, marketing, social and digital practices so as to ensure 2017 starts as you mean for it to go on; successfully. Don’t worry, though, we’re not done by a long shot. One...

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Even social media experts are a bit surprised at Facebook Marketplace

marketplace With the vast majority of the English-speaking world busy trying to work out whether this is the most shocking, abusive, and astounding U.S. presidential campaign ever (answer= probably), it might surprise some to learn that politics isn’t the only topic from America worth discussing at the moment. Enter Mark Zuckerberg’s eBay, Etsy, and Craig’s List rival.

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