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Social Media News is an overview of the most important updates on different social media channels. Follow the blog and our Social Media Channel Guide to stay po...

Social Media News

Social Media News is an overview of the most important updates on different social media channels. Follow the blog and our Social Media Channel Guide to stay po...

What does generation have to do with your social media ...

Social media is more than a platform of communication – it is also a relationship. Understanding this relationship is part of the mystery of how to truly speak ...

Time thieves or relaxation gurus?

Let me paint you a picture, shall I? Imagine a rough ball shaped object on a table. Pick a colour for the object, take your time. Perhaps you want to pick anoth...

Dare to be brave or do nothing at all!

I spent an inspirational day recently at Ping Helsinki Business Festival, which united marketers and online influencers under the same roof for one day. The the...

Social Networks & Music. The story by the artists.

The social networks step by step (enlarged) have been introduced in the day to day of multiple societies, cultures and businesses. Positively and so to say not ...

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Creepy things Facebook is (probably) not doing

Settle in deeper into your arm chair. Cosy up closer to your friend by the campfire and hold hands. Make sure your flashlight doesn’t run out of battery under t...

Sticker Sprites bring branding to Snapchat

Sticker sprites enable you to bring your own graphics to your snapstories. This gives you possibilities beyond emojis, default stickers and geofilters. 

What in the World Is Marketing Automation?

With a huge, booming market and continued growth, the demand in companies for marketing automation tools is greater than ever. Back in 2014, for example, there ...

The plan is 50% of the live stream - consider this ...

Unless you have been living under a sizeable boulder for the past two years or so you have probably come across a live-stream on Facebook or Twitter. This is no...

From modern day career building to luring creativity

Aaron Sandhu has one of the most interesting jobs from anyone I know. The variety of projects he’s been involved have taken him to amazing places in the world, ...

What 200+ Self Help Books have taught me on ...

Claudio Santori (@claudio52) has reinvented himself more than any other person I know from self taught coder to TEDx speaker, from actor in a very famous tv com...

Experience design: the next business revolution

“It shouldn’t be Experience Design, it should be Experience Strategy. And Experience Strategy is a process that never ends”. Patrick Zimmermann (@patrickzimm27)...

10 lessons from the King of advertising - David Ogilvy

There comes a day when you find your new favourite non-fiction book. It was only some time ago that I got my hands on “Confessions of an Advertising Man” by Dav...

How mindfulness can make you more productive (+10 ...

Mindfulness is "Paying attention in a particular way: on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally”. It can change the way you live your life, includi...

Facebook LIVE vs Periscope: which one will you be using?

Is Facebook LIVE better than Periscope? How do you like to use Facebook reactions? And what do we think of ads featuring gay couples?

DJ Khaled , snowboarding in NY and the Making a Murderer ...

Season 2 of Dinglecast is finally here! The format will be of shorter, faster episodes, where we talk about mainly two things: - What’s going on in our lives (5...

Why Twitter is like a bar?

I started using Twitter four years ago. I have tweeted 900 times during that time. That´s not a lot of tweets but there is a reason for it, I lost my motivation...

Let's talk Digital Marketing: Dinglecast Season 2 Sneak ...

Here we are, at the end of a very good year that has given us the new Star Wars movie and a whole Season of Dinglecast.

How to prepare and give a kick-ass presentation

"Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe." - Abraham Lincoln There are a lot of Abraham Lincoln quotes around t...

The art of presenting with Timo Sorri and Oscar ...

In today's episode of Dinglecast we talk about about the art of presenting with Timo Sorri and Oscar Santolalla.   Timo (@timo_havain) is a presentation designe...

Has Slush delivered this year?

This year Slush was bigger. But was it any better? Unfortunately, many of the "normal" participants were not convinced. A normal participant is one of those wit...

How to win Young Cannes Lions.

"Creativity is the use of imagination or original ideas to create something new."

Join the first mission to the Moon in 40 years

The last time anything was on the Moon it was the 1972. Part-Time Scientists (@ptscientists) have won the Google Lunar Prize in January this year to bring Audi ...

Radio is dead, unless it goes 3D

The complete talk I held at the Digitalist Future Media Forum 2015 has been recorded and discussed in a special Dinglecast episode, which you can listen to belo...

Many people say they are changing the world, What3Words ...

What3words is a giant grid of 57 trillion 3x3m squares that covers the entire globe. Each square has been been given an address: 3 simple words from the diction...

Has BuzzFeed killed good journalism?

Noora Pinjamaa (noorapinjamaa) has been exploring the Role of Digital Platforms on the Future of the Media Industry for many years.In her academic research, she...

Become a kick-ass copywriter with these 10 tips

Sam Saunders (@Samboo73), who we already established is The Most Interesting Copywriter in the World held a keynote speech in Cannes Lions Festival of Creativit...

From private investigator to Apple: an interview with ...

In this episode we talk with the talented Sam Saunders (@Samboo73), probably The Most Interesting Copywriter in the World.

Kickstarter expert reveals what's the most important ...

You’ve flooded Twitter with your impatience, but fear no more: Dingle’s podcast is back.

#Dinglecast: the new Snapchat, Apple Music & how to ...

This is the last podcast before the holidays, we will come back come in August with exciting interviews with guests from Germany (about their Kickstarter campai...

How to Use Twitter Energy to Benefit Your Brand

Power of #Now: Connecting People in a Transparent World Chris Moody, VP Data Strategy at Twitter, talked in Cannes about how human activity can be described and...

4 things we learned about creativity in Cannes Lions (+ ...

Cannes Lions Festival of creativity was everything and more.

#CannesLions adventure: the Podcast wrap up

Something amazing happened.

Fail, fail fail, fail, succeed!

Bedazzling two days.

#CannesLions: the podcast from the festival of creativity

Change is good.

#Powau: how a little juice company makes sales through ...

We met with Eliso, co-founder of POWAU, a little juice company from Helsinki. I've known Eliso few years but I was unaware of her business until I saw candy-loo...

Expectations a week before heading to Cannes Lions

Cannes in June. What could it be like? I’ve never visited Southern France, but I imagine it will be exactly like The Talented Mr. Ripley. Except instead of Ital...

Want to go to Cannes Lions? Respect your company values.

A company value is a useless crap no one wants to hear. Until it’s not. “Our company values are: we are best, coolest, professional and blaa blaa…boring”. Value...

How to use Snapchat: advanced tips and tricks

Snapchat has a lot of features and most of them are “hidden”, you only know them once you test and fail, and learn. We’ll try to go through them all and at the ...

How much of my data traffic is used by Snapchat?

Some time ago I noticed a tweet claiming 75 % of "social messaging" data traffic is caused by Snapchat.

How to use Snapchat: the basics

Just how big is Snapchat? BIG.  

How working for free has helped me in my career

I am an immigrant (#mamunousee) and as many of us I was unemployed at one point and even worked for free for a month. Now I do strategy work for some of the big...

If the customer won't come to you, you must go online

In our daily work we meet companies, organisations and - at the front - people, that find it either unnecessary to communicate on social media, or necessary but...

What is social selling?

Sales management has been talking about the change or transformation that is going on in sales for many years now. The shift of control and power has switched o...

Can social media help companies perform their legal ...

I might be stepping into a pile of clichés, but the first thing the legal minds see, when social media is concerned, is risks. And please don’t be offended when...

Lets make a social phenomena together – #NoToParalyzing

Nowadays, the digitalisation has broaden the way we live our lives, and how we achieve our goals. As of today, we have only scratched the surface on many fields...

Here are the best tweets of 2014

Twitter has published a “Year in review” website, with the best moments and perspective of 2014.

Dingle turns 5 - this is what employees had to say

“Dingle on antanut minulle rohkeuden olla ylpeä siitä mitä tekee. Sen, että on ajantasalla aina mitä maailmassa tapahtuu. Ongelmanratkaisukykyä. Mahtavia duunik...

My experience with the Uber taxi service in Helsinki ...

Update: Since writing this blog, Uber has increased the number of cars in Helsinki. I rode with them several time and was always pleased with the service. After...

Live from #Slush14 - Highlights from Day 1

Today Slush 2014 event lit up the global start-up scene with 14.000 attendees (including 2 Prime ministers). 

Aller to acquire Dingle

Aller Media Oy will acquire the entire business operations of Dingle, the largest social media expert in Finland. As a result the transaction, Dingle will becom...

9 questions to answer to make your marketing rock

Would you disagree with me if I said that Apple knows how to market its products pretty darn well?

How to choose a target group (and how to get them to ...

When doing a Social media strategy, there are many things to consider: How big of a community you want to serve, what you want the community to do, what kind of...

Phenomena called Luis Suaréz

We mentioned earlier that the World Cup is the most social event in history. And with what I've seen and what I've heard, the World Cup hasn't been shy of surpr...

The best World Cup 2014 marketing campaigns (so far)

Beats by Dr. Dre (the company that Apple just bought for 3 bn $) has so far released what I believe is the best ad, featuring Brazil superstar Neymar, other pla...

#WorldCup 2014: The most social event in history

The World Cup will start on Thursday night, when home team Brazil will face Croatia in what will probably be history's most social events.

4 ways to increase your video’s visibility on youtube

Nowadays, YouTube can be a supercharged engine for driving traffic to your site. Here are four simple steps to get started with YouTube awesomeness:

4 Facebook marketing metrics you should use

4 Facebook marketing metrics you should know and use to get most out of your Facebook marketing. Marketing can be done effectively. Here are 4 metrics to keep y...

Russian Social Media Games 2.0

During the whole month of April the Russian-speaking world was watching the fight between Pavel Durov, the founder of Vkontakte, and the current executive board...

5 things I learned from Amer Sports

I read an article in Markkinointi & Mainonta about Amer Sports' content marketing development: Amer Sports kiihdyttää ostetusta omaan (unfortunately only in Fin...

Recruiting: Web Developer wanted

We are looking for a part-time Web Developer to our growing team of Dinglers.

Facebook punishes the misbehaving - Pages should take ...

In today’s news, Facebook announced that it will literally punish the pages that are misbehaving.

Your fans are your best asset: reward them (+ ...

The definition of brand ambassador in traditional marketing is "a person employed by an organization or company to promote its products or services within the a...

Content Marketing: Don't try to impress everyone

Relevant and personally interesting content is the key to everything. Most companies, however, publish content that you can't understand for whom it is intended...

Instagram: How do you benefit from this channel?

Many brands are taking advantage of Instagram very successfully, gathering huge audiences. In Finland, the audience is still small compared to Facebook, but sti...

Make your company a customer service hero

If we think back a few years, the consumer's expectation towards customer service wasn't high. Consumers expected to get help in the stores, as well as, on the ...

5 good reasons to have +1000 friends on Facebook (and 1 ...

After you pass the 200 friends on Facebook, you can basically connect with anybody you meet once in life or you just seem to like through other connections. The...

VK from a developer's point of view

VK’s application development platform is pretty similar to the one from Facebook. The terminology is different in some parts, for example, pages are called comm...

Why posts get shared?

Yesterday something happened that hasn’t happened in a while: We shared a picture about the coming of Spring.

How to Rock on Tinder

Joining Tinder is easy. Maybe even a bit too easy. Not only you'll find out that you haven’t updated your Facebook albums in a long time, and that the most rece...

Why things go beyond just likes

We, individuals, companies, and groups too often blindly follow the amount of likes on our pages. We treat that number like it would be a direct representation ...

3 reasons why Facebook bought WhatsApp for $16bn.

Facebook is buying Whatsapp for 16 billion dollars. That is a lot of money.

A Telegram from Russia

After Pavel Durov has sold his share of VKontakte his latest project Telegram became even more popular. At the end of January its audience was growing by 100 00...

#Twictionary: a guide to Twitter slang

On Twitter you have only 140 characters to express your thoughts: every single one counts. This is a collection of slang and abbreviations used on the social me...

When everything is automated, social media is the last ...

We live in a digital era: we have managed to automatize a lot of different jobs and will continue to do so.

The new era for VK

”What you own, sooner or later begins to own you.” – that’s how the founder of Vkontakte started his first post after the world found out that he has sold his s...

Tweets with pictures get 94% more ReTweets

Last week Twitter has launched yet again another redesign of their web app, in line with iOS, Android and TweetDeck. Twitter new home app is clearer and more vi...

The reason for hashtags on Facebook: introducing Trending

When Facebook launched #Hashtags, we were excited by the opportunity but noticed that the full potential of it wasn't used by the social platform. Yesterday's a...

VK gets to the big leagues

VK is the only European social networking service in the top-10 list of popular international social networks.

We should have studied psychology, not business.

Every day we try to understand our fans. What does it make them tic?

New Year's Resolution: Blogging once a week

I don't believe in New Year's resolutions.

How to block Bitstrips posts on Facebook?

I'm sure your Facebook Newsfeed is full of these comic strips about your friends. Some love them, but if you're like me, you can't stand them. The first ones we...

SoMe Emotions are good.

Being a Community Manager of a brand in social media teaches you a lot of things. It teaches you to listen and react to opinions and questions raised by the com...

Russia Social Games

Yesterday the founder of VKontakte (the most popular Russian social media) Pavel Durov has published the statistics of the four most popular social networks in ...

You are sexier than you think – go out and reveal ...

What is happening in your company? Very often brands and companies forget about the people behind their products when they just focus on the brand. Here are som...

Wanted: Graphic Designer

Edit: Thank you all for applying, there were many great applications and it was difficult to choose from, but he position has been filled.

Visit Finland - Get #Slush'ed

Awesome to live in a country that is buzzing with new stuff.

#slush13 - Day one

Slush 2013 started in Helsinki on Wednesday. All the most promising startup companies were present ready to discuss their ideas and make new connections. It did...

#slush13 Day one on Twitter

Slush 2013 started in Helsinki on Wednesday. All the most promising startup companies were present ready to discuss their ideas and make new connections. It did...

What language do you speak at the office? This week we ...

The 6th of November, it's Finnish-Swedish Heritage day!

Become Dingle's next Marketing Hero

When words can make you famous

Expanding the business to another country is not an easy task. You always need to remember about the cultural differences, foreign law and dozens of other detai...

Tell a good story and they'll buy your product.

Content is king How many times have you heard that content is king? So what?

Marketers: It's time to take YouTube seriously

Coverage of Google services in Finland is huge. You don't need to be an expert in the media sector to understand this. Even my grandma's (88 y/o) answers to som...

Always on my mind: TITS and BUTTS

As a web developer here at Dingle I go through dozens of projects a year. Sometimes the projects require a completely unique implementation and sometimes all th...

Get rid of poor customer service

Dealing with customer service is often a real pain in the ass; you find long queuing times, forwarded calls and depressing queuing music. If someone picks up yo...

Why do we talk about content marketing?

Blogs, publications and websites dealing with marketing today are mainly talking about content strategy and content marketing. But surely this is not a new thin...

5 studies on social media

David Ogilvy mentioned in his book Confessions of an Advertising Man (1963), that TV had not yet been sufficiently studied. It was difficult for him to go out a...

Finnish brands on Pinterest

Pinterest, a social networking service, in which users ”pin” inspiring pictures to their own pinboard, has grown over three years and was also briefly the faste...

3 things to know about Russians

The distance between Helsinki and Saint Petersburg is just 385,8 km. And still Finnish business has no idea how to communicate with Russian audience. What makes...

Content marketing – Why are pictures important?

A few years ago, everywhere you would look, you would see more publications that contained only text. In today's content inflated world, it is even more difficu...

Don’t hesitate – just blog.

I decided to blog this week because I felt that I had so many things to say and many insights to share about things I have recently learned.  Yet I sit here and...

Facebook advertising: Big is Beautiful

Facebook has updated its ad formats. You may have already seen a couple of these on your Newsfeed. The biggest change comes to Page post link ads and Page like ...

Facebook Applications: should you make one for your ...

Facebook competitions such as "like to win" pictures are now perfectly legal and therefore Businesses do not need third-party applications to run their contests...

How would people remember us better?

The goal of advertising is to make an impact, either immediately or over time. Naturally, we can't make an impact if we don't first get people's attention, in o...

Twitter reactions to the Microsoft acquisition of Nokia

How did Twitter react to the shocking news of Nokia being sold to Microsoft? Here are some of the best tweets and articles on the Microsoft-Nokia deal.

Focus on the why, not on the what

The competition is getting tougher on all fields as new firms arise continuously. At this point, marketers face more and more challenges in standing out. But ho...

1 simple step to clean your Facebook newsfeed

Did you now you can clear the noise in the Facebook newsfeed and Facebook can help you with it?

TO-DO this weekend: 1 simple step to clean your Facebook ...

Did you now you can clean up your newsfeed and Facebook can help you with it?

Please help! Our digital life is too messy.

July is one of those quiet months where you finally might find some time to clean up pictures, videos and folders. I just bought a new DSLR camera and wanted to...

“LIKE this to win” is approved by Facebook

Facebook has changed its platform policy for promotions. They can now be administered not only in featured Apps, but on the Page timeline as well.

Would Instagram be right for your brand?

Instagram has become one of the largest social media services with over 100 million users and has also been taken into use in Finland, especially by teenagers a...

Social business: What are the benefits?

Social media is not only a benefit for marketing communications. Organizations have the opportunity to involve all stakeholders in an open digital environment.

I'm 30 and my friends use every social media

A few days ago Mashable posted a blog titled: "I'm 13 and None of My Friends Use Facebook". In brief, the author, a 13 year-old was explaining how her friends k...

Instagram for Business: How to make a 15 sec. Instavideo ...

Finally Instagram published the update we all have been waiting for. No more second thoughts, starting over or anxiety of whether there will be enough seconds l...

What is the future of advertising?

Media has for quite some time been at a turning point. Advertising is shifting to digital channels in accordance with people's use of time. Differences between ...

Luxury hotel in the Sahara

If content is king of marketing, then its effective distribution should be considered the God of marketing. In the past, the challenge has been a lack of conten...

Is social media just another channel?

Sometimes when you ask marketing people about the role of social media in a company's marketing communications they will tell you that ”it is just another chann...

Moving from budgeting media to budgeting people

Time cannot be bought, media space can, but the logic behind investing in both is the same. Building communities and strengthening one’s own channels have grown...

3 Reasons Why Your Business Should Have a Google+ page

Petri blogged earlier this summer why Google+ is the worst social media for business's. I recommend you to read that blog too, but this blog is only about the b...

Putting the customer in the center

Every businesses’ owners and management aim for a healthy profit. All who have produced a campaign want to increase sales. Mostly everything aims to ensure that...

The royal baby of mobile marketing was given the name ...

Facebook announced recently astonishing results in their quarterly report.

How are your Children Portrayed in Social Media?

Kids usually look and behave in very funny ways and therefore make excellent content in social media. Have you ever thought about how they will feel when they g...

Less Is More: Facebook Simplifies Ad Products - Pt. 1

At the beginning of June Facebook announced that they will simplify their ad offering by cutting down more than half of the existing 27 different ad products. T...

Facebook Renews Insights - What Changes?

Facebook is rolling out a new user interface for Page Insights. So far the renewed interface is available for selected users and it is told to be coming into ev...

Google+ is World’s Worst Social Media

Google+ is the worst social media for businesses because it fails in crucial issues. After two years of heavy investments in its development, it’s nowhere near ...

Facebook Brought Picture Attachments to Comments

With the latest feature rollout, attaching pictures to comments on Facebook is now possible. Pictures are added by using the small camera symbol in the right-ha...

Facebook Hashtags -and verified pages

Facebook has announced the introduction of hashtags. For marketer and business owners, this is a great chance to get found more easily.

Infographic: How Finnish companies are using social ...

Social media usage has grown considerably in the past few years and at the same time companies have seen benefits from the access of new channels to convey a me...

Will it soon be possible to edit status updates on ...

I guess it happened to all of us before - you write a status update, publish it and realize right away a small mistake within your status.

Social media is a traveler's best friend

My friend and I just came back home from a trip trough Russia, Mongolia, China and Japan. We travelled by train mainly because of the experience, but also to se...

Please, please, please: fail!

We fear to fail.

From forbidden fun to an essential tool

In my former work places spending time in social media has been forbidden. I have seen many colleagues getting warned because they answered their friend’s Faceb...

Three steps to do the job you love.

You work most of your day.

Dingle Is the Fastest Growing Marketing Agency in Finland

Markkinointi & Mainonta published today their financial survey conducted in collaboration with the Finnish Association of Marketing Communication Agencies (MTL)...

Even the Organization of Tomorrow Needs Boundaries

I’ve been thinking what a successful organization will look like in the future. Is it transparent or closed down, and what does the level of openness mean to th...

Facebook is testing bigger images for ads in right column

There have been some worthwhile and thrilling updates to Facebook's traditional ad unit images - unfortunately only visible to a few Facebook Ad accounts.

Marketer, are you a sportsman or a professional?

Fishing is a great joy for many people. There are also different types of fishing for different purposes. One does fishing as a sport and the other does it for ...

How are you feeling? Facebook smileys have arrived!

While we wait for the New Newsfeed to arrive in Finland, today we have finally received smileys.

Why should We Engage the Community?

Social media is a quick media. This means it’s not easy to get the attention you’re seeking. One cannot take for granted that out of the reached 50,000 people e...

Anything new under the sun?

Outdoor and print advertising were one of the first forms of advertising. They were followed by radio and the great, revolutionary television. After television,...

The value of social media has been calculated!

No it hasn’t. There is no exact or predetermined added value for any business, after all.

Thinking about an App? Read this.

Facebook applications have become a standard procedure in acquiring more Likes on any given Facebook Fanpage – no news there. However, there is a luring tendenc...

The worst Facebook Page of all time?

CBS's official How I Met Your MOther Facebook Page might win the prize for worst Facebook Page of the month (for sure of the day, which is an eternity in intern...

Like this and win a lot of money

Likelikelikelikelikelikelikelike and win a trip around the world or the latest smartphone. They are only two clicks away, so why not just participate in all the...

Facebook to allow promoting Posts by fans?

A very interesting new feature on Facebook mobile app for android took our attention today: Insights on "Post by Others".

The gentleman rules for Foursquare

Foursquare is booming (Excuse me, what the heck is Foursquare? *). Foursquare is really useful, because it shows the whereabouts of your friends and you can eve...

In case of emergency, use Twitter

If you have never used twitter, what happened last night might be a good reason to start.

Facebook acquires Dingle Oy

The rumors from Engadget and Mashable were true: Facebook has bought our company. Here is the official statement:

Hanging Out With The Fans

Social media are, as we know, open, honest and equal. And as video content becomes more crucial we want to see the faces of our friends while communicating. The...

Facebook's New News Feed: What Businesses Should Know

Facebook unveiled yesterday what might be the biggest change to its home page ever, for both users and marketers. The News Feed (which some are still calling "T...

Socialnumbers Ranks The Best Facebook Pages

So far, brands have kept an eye only on the number of fans, even though the Talking About number is a better meter of evaluating the page quality. Talking About...

Celebrating CMAD: 5 tips for Community Managers

Today on Twitter you'll to see a lot of #CMAD (#CMADFI in Finland). It refers to the world-wide famous event: Community Manager Appreciation Day.

Twitter got its Instagram: Vine

Facebook+Instagram is one of the strongest team in social media. In order to fight that, last November Twitter introduced filters for pictures. Was it enough? I...

Facebook makes search seriously more social: Graph Search

Mark Zuckeberg has presented Graph Search: a smart way to discover places, find people and explore the world around you, right on Facebook. For companies, Graph...

Create a Facebook tab application in seconds - Dingle ...

Businesses use Facebook to engage more with their clients and partners. It's great, and with a little bit of extra effort, it can be awesome for business. Let u...

What's in your content plan?

With the recent changes to Facebook, it has become fairly clear that good content is here to stay, while average content will not receive the visibility it used...

Startups at Slush 2012: the next Facebook needs to be…on ...

We walked around Slush 2012 in Helsinki yesterday, interviewing startups members. We met with Maître, a service which will allow you to order through mobile app...

Next year I promise to invest more…

Before reading this blog, consider these questions:

We are looking for community managers

Interested to join us in creating conversations? As our company is growing, we have a need again for new community managers to take care of our customers' socia...

Facebook releases Global pages for international brands

Facebook has announced today the release of a new way to handle global brand pages. For international companies there will be one "mother" Page, the default Pag...

The three Facebook EdgeRank factors

Facebook uses an algorithm called EdgeRank as Heikki has written about earlier in How do you get seen in Facebook’s newsfeed? EdgeRank determines what is displa...

The best ads are the ones that don't look like ads!

There's a lot of social stuff going on: liking a status update, sharing a funny picture, testing an application etc. Facebook gives us option to promote these s...

Has Social Media already replaced TV?

The Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgarten has jumped (free fall) from more than 38 km on Sunday, breaking the speed of sound among other records. Around the world ...

Using Google Plus to reach the top of Google Search

"Google Plus is an update to Google": Vic Gundotra, SVP of Google, has made it clear. G+ is neither Facebook nor Twitter, it is a way to make Google "more aweso...

How do you get seen in Facebook’s newsfeed?

Facebook is changing all the time. One of the most important developments for companies to acknowledge is the change in newsfeed visibility. Newsfeed, which is ...

A new cover for Twitter: the #NewTwitter

Twitter has changed. What should you know about the new home page?

10 000 fans bring you 656 700 euro per year

Why should your brand grow its fan base? Simple: you can turn satisfied customers into an extension of your marketing team.

Facebook integration for iPhone with iOS6

Tonight Apple will present the much anticipated iPhone 5. Here in the office the hype is high, as in the last days many of us have been thinking about our smart...

The value of Facebook is in the newsfeed

10-15 years ago every business that didn't yet have their own webpage, felt very pressured to do so, without having clear goals or a good reason to have a webpa...

What to do when "shit hits the fan"

There may be moments when something bad happens on your brand’s Facebook page. No matter how carefully you take care of your community, some of your actions wil...

Facebook and Google

Is it important for you business to be found in Google? If you are like most businesses you would prefer to have good visibility in Google, because even a sligh...

Balancing Brand Management and Selling

Before starting your summer vacation, spend a few minutes evaluating if you are truly adding value to your customers on Facebook?

Is your company connecting with customers?

Why aren't companies advertising where their target market spends the majority of their time? Consumers in Finland already spend more time on Facebook than TV, ...

How we serve customers

Yes we're going Prezi! What do you think?

Fancount as the only KPI? Change strategy

Measuring has always been one of the hot potatos in the social media scene. It seems some people still find it hard to believe that social media actually pays o...

The desperate and hopeless fight for Facebook rivals in ...

- The air is getting thin for Facebook rivals; still breathing but threatened with extinction -

Digital mingling

Like many Finnish ideas, our company name originates in the sauna. More precisely on a break between sauna sessions: sitting by a natural lake with a cold beer ...

Why not just Facebook for a living?

Dingle is looking for content producers/moderators.

We no longer search for products. They find us.

Like us

Facebook's new like button in action.

Nokia's Schauman on social media

Social Media At Nokia - Social Media Marketing Conference View more presentations from Chris Schaumann.

Media budget for social media

When the whole marketing industry is staring at media budgets, social media needs a new perspective. Engaging in conversations with the customers and members of...

Scott Monty on Social media

Scott Monty gives a few direct hints on how corporations should engage in social media:

Social Media Guru

Take 5 000 and run. Not the way we want to do it.

Rule #7 of Internet 1.0

So let's face it. We're going back to the way it used to be. Back-in-the-day when Internet came to the first people's homes:

Integrate social media directly to your CRM

What unites the no 1. companies in social media?