Bird Box Viewing Bonanza

Rachel Tierney General, Social Media 0 Comments

It seems like Netflix has done it again! Without much marketing at all, Bird Box has garnered rave reviews, celebrity recommendations and a whole load of chatter on social media. Featuring Sandra Bullock in the lead role backed up by Sarah Paulson, John Malkovich and Tom Hollander, Bird Box follows Bullock as she navigates – blindly – to safety after …

5 intriguing stats collected from the online marketing world

Jack Stanley Blog, General, New Technology, Social Media 0 Comments

  Social login trends Here is a colourful infographic created by Janrain, revealing the stats of a recent first quarter study – Social login preferences: Highlights from this quarter: Google+ saw an overall decrease of 6% from the last quarter, but still had a 37% share of social logins, trailing Facebook by 8%. LinkedIn logins decreased by 10% with Facebook …

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Decrease in Facebook Likes

Rachel Tierney Facebook, Update 0 Comments

Facebook recently announced via their blog that on the 12th March, Facebook page admins may see a slight decrease in likes on their pages. This is due to Facebook removing any likes that come from now memorialised accounts, deleted accounts and inactive users. Facebook have stressed that this is nothing to worry about and instead will work towards reflecting a better …

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Twitter are holding back on releasing their Oscar stats

Rachel Tierney Twitter 0 Comments

Always happy to release number when it suits them and makes them look massive (which, granted they are….) Twitter so far have refused to release numbers following on from the 2015 Oscars which took place last weekend, Sunday 22nd Feb. As we all know, and we here at Seriously Helpful like to tell everyone, news breaks on social networks. Especially …

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What’s your favourite way to search online?

Rebecca Sturgess Facebook, Google, Social Media 0 Comments

We’ve all seen Google rise from its humble beginnings back in 1998 to the multi-million, multi-national corporation it is today, but in recent months have witnessed what could be the start of a slippery slope for the internet giant. From the news in November that Bing & Yahoo are taking increased market share to the update that Google Glass is …

Who doesnt love glitter

Rachel Tierney Content, Social Media 0 Comments

Ever heard of a new website called ShipYourEnemiesGlitter.com? No? – well you have now! Only 24 hours after the launch of the site, the founder and owner, 22 year old Matthew Carpenter from Sydney, has put the site up for sale after being inundated with orders from people wanting to get in on a little glitter action for their foes. …

Very Pinteresting!

Rachel Tierney Pinterest, Social Media, Update 0 Comments

Latest News: If you are a Pinterest fan, like we are here at Seriously Helpful, the latest Pinterest update will allow you to connect further with like-minded people as well as to see content that you probably wouldn’t have before and also perhaps also discover new likes! The latest update, which introduces topic categories, will be a massive boost to …

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Increase in Government Twitter Data Requests in 2014 – will it continue?

Rachel Tierney Social Media, Twitter 0 Comments

The first half of 2014 has seen an increase in the number of requests government officials have made to Twitter seeking user data or even the removal of some content. During the first 6 months of the year, Twitter had over two thousand requests from government bodies with regards to data, mostly in relation to criminal investigations. This was a …