It’s been a good week in the social media world – President Obama hangs out on Google+, teens are now welcome to join Google+ and some Twitter campaigns get unexpected results… Find out more below.
IN THE NEWS THIS WEEK…
|General news||Need social media tips for 2012? Look no further!Teens are welcome to Google+ :)House of Fraser target students on Facebook!
How are Google+ Hangouts transforming TV broadcasting? This is how.
What is a viral video? Find out more here.
Twitter brings LA Fitness to heel after gym chain is shamed…
Have you heard about Google’s new “Ask On” feature?
President Obama hangs out on Google+!
Want to know how to write a blog?
McDonald’s Twitter campaign goes wrong #McDStories
Do we have any Lego fans?
How to use YouTube to promote your brand and do it right!
Want to use a pseudonym on Google+? You can now
The power of Facebook – will Mattel produce a bald Barbie?
Check out Absolut Vodka’s new AR app!
Did you hear about Katie Price and #Snickers on Twitter?
H&M are now the best on Twitter and Google+!
Facebook Timeline is rolling out now… we thought this was happening last year?
Who missed the Heinz ‘Get Well’ Soup? It’s back!
Twitter censor tweets in certain countries…
|One to watch…||One hour of video is uploaded to YouTube every second!Top Gear did it! They blew up the caravan!|
|This week’s awesome case study||Social media measurement – the benefits for brands…|
|This week’s must bookmark site||Schweppes tell you about your “Unexpected Future”…|
|Quote of the week||“The smartest companies are using social media, not just to communicate their sustainability stance, but also to involve the public in building a better world.”Matthew Yeomans, writing in Advertising Age’s DigitalNext blog|