Award-winning Digital Marketing

It started with a tweet… #artcups

Ever since a random tweet led to CubeSocial’s first breakthrough, I have encouraged start-ups and professionals to embrace the serendipity of social media. What do I mean by this? Having just translated the Russian headline “Работник лондонского Starbucks стал знаменитостью благодаря рисункам на стаканчиках” into English (London Starbucks employee becomes a celebrity thanks to cup…
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How social media helps you do more with less

Are you a small business thinking about using social media? Are you apprehensive about how and where to start? Vodafone Your Better Business asked me what advice I would give to small businesses wanting to use social media for customer services, and summarised my answers into this two minute video: When I refer to “query…
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Publishing on LinkedIn – Privilege or Pain?

Back in February, LinkedIn announced that it was opening up access to its publishing platform to all 277 million users. Before then, LinkedIn had only allowed a small group of selected influencers, such as Richard Branson, Bill Gates and Jack Welch, to write and share long-form blog posts. LinkedIn said that the rollout would be…
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CubeSocial and the OpenSSL HeartBleed bug

You have probably heard a lot in the last few days about the so called HeartBleed bug in the OpenSSL routine that is used by many web applications to secure communications. As a CubeSocial user you may be wondering if CubeSocial is impacted by this. The good news is that CubeSocial does not use OpenSSL…
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LinkedIn Company Pages – how to say goodbye to your Products & Services tab

With less than a week to go until LinkedIn “retires” Products & Services, I have followed LinkedIn’s suggestions to copy and save CubeSocial recommendations, and request a copy from LinkedIn. If you’re planning to do the same, you have five days until your Products & Service tab will be removed on 14  April, and until…
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#startup your social media

In one of my first interviews about my start-up journey, I mentioned how much I have to thank social media for. After an intense and inspiring day mentoring dotforge start-ups this week, here are my top tips for increasing your profile and serendipity on social media – whether you’re building a start-up or advancing your…
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CubeSocial invited to join Accelerate 250

Last week was an interesting one as CubeSocial was invited to join Accelerate 250 – for Britain’s high-potential, fast growth businesses.  As you can see it wasn’t all work, work work!

Continuous Discovery

When Apple launched the iPod in 2002 it took a little over 22 months to ship the first 100 million units. The iPhone hit the same mark after a mere 16 months. The iPad did it in ten. In fact, within only 15 months of the tablet’s arrival, Apple was selling more iPads than any…
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CubeSocial in just over 2 minutes

You may have seen us sharing this on social media recently… but on the basis that you can never have too much of a good thing, here’s our shiny new video providing a whistle-stop tour of CubeSocial in just over 2 minutes. Enjoy.

Entrepreneur Roadshow 2013

There’s another chance to catch our CEO, Linda Cheung, give one of her acclaimed social media talks at next week’s Entrepreneur Roadshow.  Linda will be talking about her start-up journey, how that lead to the launch of CubeSocial, and what inspired her to launch our latest product, HonestyBoxx. The event takes place on Thursday May…
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