Tag: e-commerce

Asia markets ‘prime’ for social gifting

Asia markets ‘prime’ for social gifting

Growing penetration of smartphones, social networks, and advancing mobile payment technologies in region present huge opportunities for social gifting to take off.

The 8 Biggest Failures With Social Media Marketing

The 8 Biggest Failures With Social Media Marketing

Maybe you tried social media and didn’t see much lift. Social media seemed like a lot of work — learning the idiosyncracies of different social networks, creating and scraping content, engaging your network — for very little ROI (Return on Investment).

5 tips for designing a “corporate but fun” intranet

5 tips for designing a “corporate but fun” intranet

When designing custom themes for clients we ask clients what the key design themes of their intranet are. Quite often the answer is a combination of two contrasting themes eg. “We would like our intranet to have a corporate look, but also feel fun and engaging”.

Digg Is Being Rebuilt From Scratch And Needs Your Help

Digg Is Being Rebuilt From Scratch And Needs Your Help

More than a week after news surfaced that the once popular site Digg was purchased for $500,000 by Betaworks, its new parent company said it will be rebuilding it from scratch in the next six weeks. And it wants your help.

Small Businesses Dominate Mobile App Market

Small Businesses Dominate Mobile App Market

The emergence of the $20 billion mobile applications market is not only revolutionizing the software industry, it’s also having a profound impact on the national economy as well, a new study found.

Social networks offer disabled areas to collaborate

Social networks offer disabled areas to collaborate

As many of us know, social networks like Facebook and Twitter allow users to connect and share ideas. What we might not have considered is the impact these platforms can have on those with disabilities.

Social Media Marketing Tips – Social Network Tips & Tricks

Social Media Marketing Tips – Social Network Tips & Tricks

Don’t let the results you see from your social media marketing campaign discourage you from working on it even more. Social media is something that takes much time and effort, something you should be willing to invest. Let these tips serve as a little guide to help you do social media marketing better.

Updating your company’s intranet

Updating your company’s intranet

Traditional company intranets are changing to stay relevant in our hyper-connected age.

Social Stream: Showcase All of Your Social Network Outposts with One Plugin

Social Stream: Showcase All of Your Social Network Outposts with One Plugin

When the guys at Design Chemical got in touch regarding their new plugin, I was skeptical. The idea of a “social stream” seemed rather gimmicky to me.

Inception of an intranet

Inception of an intranet

Starting out on developing – or in many cases re-developing – an intranet can be a daunting experience. With that in mind, sharing some of our lessons learned about starting off on the right foot seems like a good idea.

Creative B2B Social Media Marketing Ideas

Creative B2B Social Media Marketing Ideas

A recent study from Penton Marketing cited that now 60% of B2B marketers have either implemented a social media strategy or plan to do so this year.

Microsoft buying Yammer to beef up enterprise social networking efforts

Microsoft buying Yammer to beef up enterprise social networking efforts

So, what exactly is a Yammer? Well, it’s a simple social network designed not to connect you with family or college roommates, but with with your coworkers.