The 3 keys to social media success

“Doing social media for business is easy - it’s just sitting around on Facebook all day!” … said nobody who’s ever worked on social marketing for business. But we aren’t here to gripe about people’s misconceptions about social. Those who realise the effort that goes...

Is social media marketing worth it? Six reasons the answer is yes

Hardly a day goes by it seems without some public spat about whether social media marketing is worth it. Everywhere you turn, headlines scream about how useless, unsafe, irritating or even harmful spending time online can be. And that includes for companies and...

eBay: Setting up shop for all our futures

An innovative collaboration is under way in Wolverhampton – and it was great to be a part of it. ebay’s Retail Revival project came to the Molineux stadium where ambitious companies learned how to power ahead online. We were there to meet them and came away with a...

Social media – worth the wait?

How long does it take for social media to be worth it? This is one of those ‘how long is a piece of string’ questions – but the simple answer is ‘give it time.’ If you’re craving instant one-off sales results then there are ways of making this happen – through adverts...

What are the benefits of using social media for recruiting?

Think finding the right employee starts with a recruitment process? Think again. Everything you post on social media is also a way of communicating with future team members - and can be real benefits of using social media for recruiting. That’s because recent research...

Is Facebook safe anymore?

A recent massive Facebook security breach has put the safety of users’ data in the spotlight and people are now asking "Is Facebook safe anymore?". The social media giant - which has now seen its share price drop more than 3%, has more than two billion active monthly...

Josie Hadley Q&A – a big welcome to the OMG! Blog

So the OMG! Blog is born. And it’s kicking off with a Q&A session with the lady behind our brand – company founder and director Josie Hadley. Why do you do what you do? I love words – they can be so many things and can create so many emotions. I’m as passionate...