Facebook Stock Floatation

Facebook and its founder Mark Zuckerberg have now begun steps to start trading the company publicly on the US stock exchange.

Review Sites: The Good And The Bad

I read a really interesting article in the Telegraph on Saturday about Tripadvisor. For those of you who do not know Tripadvisor, it is a travel review site where, amongst other things, the public can comment on the hotel, B&B, cottage etc where they stayed. When it was first launched the public championed it as a way to finally give …

The Rise Of Social Media

I was watching the first televised election debate (in itself a testament to the power of the digital age) and happened to be on the BBC website at the same time. I got onto their live coverage and was drawn to a post (at 20:18) saying that the frequency of tweets that related specifically to the debate had now reached …

Online Reputation Management

You’ve probably already seen the following video (at the time of this post, it’s had 2,544,668 views on YouTube). Basically, it is one of the best protests against poor customer service that I have ever seen. The creator of the video, Dave Carroll, wrote and recorded the song and video after an ill-fated United Airlines flight wherein rough handling of …

Taking the Leap: Blogging

Most of us know how important it is to add new content regularly to our sites; if the content is interesting, it helps you to acquire backlinks from other sites, and it also gives businesses an informal way of interacting with their customers. It's something that we at Add People have recently come to grips with on our own site, ...