Week in digital #7: Brands and social media engagement, Facebook's new Timeline and The Big March 2012

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This week sees that two-thirds of companies have moved beyond the experimental phase of their social media strategies, while other research says the majority of Britons don't want to engage with brands on social platforms. Also this week Google+ unveils Badges to let brand promote their presence, global brands sign up to virtual anti-bullying march,…

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Week in digital #6: Google+ brand pages, Instagram video sharing, romance and social media

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This week sees Google+ launch its long awaited brand and business pages, rumour has it Instagram may be adding video sharing, how Tweet life and Klout scores are connected, romantic relationships in a social media world, Drinkify and Burberry continues its digital content endeavours. Google+ launches brand and business pages After waiting for what seems…

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Week in digital #5: online video sites traffic up 36% in UK, interacting with brands on social media, Florence + the Machine gig streamed live

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This week sees that the number of visits to online video sites in the UK has increased by 36% since September 2010, four new social media magazines launch, the optimum length of a Facebook post, watch Florence + the Machine new album launch gig online for £3.99, Google makes changes to Reader and are brands…

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Week in digital #4: Bye-bye Google Buzz, Starbucks free iTunes download, UK PM joins Foursquare

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This week sees Google kill off Buzz to focus on Google+ as it reaches 40 million users, a new study finds that brands see social media as long-term investment, Starbucks UK to offer coffee and iTunes downloads, how social media impacts brand marketing, Prime Minister David Cameron checks-in on Foursquare, and take a virtual dog…

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Week in digital #3: brands and bands on Instagram, iPhone4S, Burberry UK #1 on Facebook

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This week sees the launch of the iPhone4S, but no iPhone5, Apple's "visionary" Steve Jobs dies, Burberry is UK's most successful brand on Facebook, more bands and brands use Instagram, Facebook Pages reveals translation tool and much more. New Facebook metric means brands cannot rest on their 'Likes' laurels As part of its recent changes…

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