About Rob Thompson

Digital marketer, music fan & co-founder of Trendjackers. Rob writes about marketing, media & strategy. Connect with Rob on Twitter @RobMThompson

Monthly Social Media News – January

Facebook Facebook Messenger clones Snapchat functionality New plans announced by Facebook HQ claim that the the future of messenger will be visually focused. In light of the new strategy, Messenger has adopted the much of the functionality of Snapchat. Borrowing the idea of filters, which are now known on messenger as masks. Facebook launches journalism program [...]

By | 2017-03-29T17:19:00+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Monthly Social Media News, Social Media|0 Comments

How can Pinterest be used for Digital Marketing?

Leveraging various social media platforms for marketing purposes has been a somewhat standard practise for many years now, however some of these networks have proven to be more difficult than others to utilise successfully. If you have a search online, you can find endless amounts of information regarding the other more prominent networks such as Twitter [...]

By | 2017-05-04T15:10:28+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Social Media|0 Comments

What is Digital Marketing? Digital Marketing Defined

Introduction to the term ‘Digital Marketing’ As technology has become more pervasive, traditional marketing strategies have become more outdated as consumers shift their media consumption from general mass media, to more niche and specific channels on outlets such as YouTube. During this shift, around 1990 the term 'Digital Marketing' first emerged. However, it was not until [...]

By | 2017-01-25T14:00:41+00:00 January 19th, 2017|Marketing|0 Comments

How to get Twitter Followers | Our Strategy

Social Media Guru Guy Kawasaki famously said about Twitter, ‘There are two types of users on platform, those who want to know how to get Twitter followers faster, and those that lie’ Considering that we at Trendjackers get quite a bit of value from Twitter as a platform, it's easy to see where Guy is coming [...]

By | 2017-01-13T15:40:54+00:00 January 13th, 2017|Social Media|2 Comments

Monthly Social Media News – December

Facebook Facebook teams up with 3rd party to flag ‘fake news’ in the News Feed Mark Zuckerberg posted of his intent to ‘take misinformation seriously’ on Facebook. Misinformation or ‘fake news’ has become a hot topic following the US election and this is further compounded by the fact that around 62% of adults get their news [...]

By | 2017-02-16T16:09:24+00:00 January 4th, 2017|Monthly Social Media News, Social Media|2 Comments

London Business Show 2016 – 5 Valuable Lessons

Positioning your brand at a business exhibition or trade show can be a daunting task. At an event the size of the London Business Show 2016 which attracts over 10,000 attendees annually, there is increasingly more competition for businesses to cut through the noise in order to successfully reach their intended target market. At Europe’s ‘most [...]

By | 2016-12-02T19:43:11+00:00 November 30th, 2016|Marketing|0 Comments

Monthly Social Media News – November

We've rounded up all the latest social media news for November 2016 from the top social media sources. Watch the video below to find out what happened this month in social media: Facebook Facebook for Workplaces launches globally. Chat with colleagues, livestream presentations and even host virtual brainstorming sessions with Facebook Workplaces which aims to be ‘priced competitively’. Will your [...]

By | 2017-05-04T15:12:13+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Monthly Social Media News, Social Media|0 Comments

Monthly Social Media News – September

It can be hard to stay up to date with the latest trends in the ever-changing social media landscape. With the Trendjackers Monthly Social Digest, we aim to roundup the latest social media developments in to one bitesized chunk month on month. Facebook Facebooks launches new teens-only platform Lifestage which aims to appeal primary to a [...]

By | 2017-02-16T16:09:24+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Monthly Social Media News, Social Media|0 Comments