March 25, 2015

Yahoo urges Firefox users to switch from Google

Yahoo wants Mozilla Firefox users to keep Yahoo Search as their default search engine.

February 3, 2015

Google's share of US search market drops below 75 per cent

Last month, Google's share of the US search market dropped below 75 per cent for the first time,..

January 14, 2015

Tesco experiments with wearable technology

Tesco has announced the launch of its app for Google Glass, becoming the first major British..

December 8, 2014

Firefox 34 shift sees Yahoo gain ground on Google

Mozilla’s default search engine switch from Google to Yahoo with its Firefox 34 browser saw a..

November 19, 2014

Google to start labelling mobile-friendly sites

Google has announced that it will add the label 'mobile-friendly' to sites that are easily..

March 1, 2013

Social media marketing for business

Social media is a serious advertising option

May 25, 2011

How religions use Twitter and Facebook

Religions turning to social media

April 12, 2011

How the voluntary sector can use social media (with examples)

The voluntary sector is always starved of funds. Unfortunately, it costs hundreds of pounds to..

February 2, 2011

Using social media for fundraising

This September, I will be trekking up the Inca trail in Peru to the lost city of Machu Picchu,..

December 14, 2010

Win deluxe chocolates how many spiders are in the cookie jar?

We're all guilty of eating too much chocolate at Christmas. However, these particular chocolates..

November 16, 2010

theEword Academy - How to get answers on Twitter

Twitter isn't always the most intuitive of sites. This is particularly true of the search..

November 9, 2010

theEword Academy - 10 tips to boost your following on social media

Every organisation dabbles in social media marketing nowadays, or at least it feels that way...

October 20, 2010

Win 2 tickets to the Manchester SEO Mini Conference!

The inaugural Manchester SEO Mini Conference is sold out but we have two free tickets to give..

October 12, 2010

The 5 key qualities you need to be a successful Press Officer

It has been nearly a year since I became the Press Officer at theEword. During that time, there..

August 20, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Schmidt, Facebook Places and Yahoo

Schmidt on the social Google boss Eric Schmidt shared a warning with social media users this..
August 13, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Android, Google and Twitter

Android uprising Apple's iPhone woes continued this week after statistics revealed that..
August 6, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Social media, Google Wave, Google AdWords

On the social clock Employers in the UK will be taking a long look at their staff's internet..
July 30, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Social Sorted, Yahoo Japan, Google mobile

Socially minded theEword and Juice Digital teamed up this week for 'Social Media. Sorted'; an..
July 29, 2010

Social Media. Sorted.

Social media marketing is important to us here at theEword. We know the discipline may be..

July 16, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Tweetdeck, Google and Facebook

Tweetdeck triumph Tweetdeck, the social media monitoring software surpassed 15 million..
July 12, 2010

Legal Issues of Web 2.0 and Social Media

At 232 pages, Stephen Kuncewicz's debut publication is certainly comprehensive. The book, Legal..

July 9, 2010

theEword interviews Walrus Bar via Twitter

The Manchester Twitter Report ranked Walrus Bar as the most-effective company using Twitter in..

July 9, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Manchester Twitter, Bing and social news

The Manchester Twitter Report theEword released the Manchester Twitter report this week. The..
July 6, 2010

Writing the Manchester Twitter Report

Manchester as a city has an incredibly active social media community. Regular events such as..

July 2, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Social media day, YouTube, News International

Social media day Manchester SEO and social media enthusiasts teamed up this week for the very..
June 18, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Google property, WordPress 3.0 and Twitter downtime

A place in the SERPs Google got onto the property ladder this week, launching its..
June 16, 2010

Location, location, location: Twitter unveils new Places feature

Twitter has finally released the long-awaited Twitter Places, a new feature which allows..

June 14, 2010

theEword Academy - Managing a company Twitter account

Social media manager Tom Mason talks about the golden rules when tweeting for an organisaion.

May 6, 2010

Ten Downing Tweets: General Election 2010 goes online

The Digital Debate, The Online Battleground... this is the year that search, social media and..

April 26, 2010

How to: Schedule tweets in Twitter

During a 24 hour period, user activity on Twitter peaks between 12pm-1pm, 5pm-6pm and 8pm-9pm...

April 19, 2010

Twitter - What's in a username?

The online gold rush of 2010 is gathering pace. Late last year, Twitter co-founder Evan Williams..

April 12, 2010

From Twitter with love

Free daily newspaper The Metro today revealed MI5 would begin to evaluate the future careers of..

March 25, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Google and China, Twitter spam and Yahoo mobile

Google's gamble Google followed through on its threat to stop censoring results from the..
March 22, 2010

CashGordon - The arguments for and against hashtags

Today, the Conservative Party launched Cashgordon, the latest site in their online election..

February 19, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Manchester Masters, MEN on Twitter and Fortune 500

Master Class This week, theEword's SEO copywriter Tom Mason appeared on the judging panel of..
February 18, 2010

Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter?

Social media is clearly high on the agenda over at Google. In the last few days alone, Google..

February 10, 2010

MEN v Liverpool Echo a Twitter comparison

All change at the Manchester Evening News:This week, Trinity Mirror bought GMG Regional Media in..

February 3, 2010

theEword Academy - How to create Twitter lists

If I could pick out one feature that has transformed my experience of Twitter, it would not be..

February 1, 2010

How Manchester museums use Twitter

Today marks the first 'follow a museum' day on Twitter. Created by Jim Richardson, the internet..

January 29, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Manchester SEO, Twitter trends and Yahoo revenue

Studying Manchester SEO A Manchester SEO course has opened in the region. The SEO, PPC and..
January 22, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Haiti, Apple search engine, paywalls and Bill Gates

Internet donates for Haiti disaster The internet rallied in support of the victims of the..
January 15, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - US spelling, market share and China

World War Z Bing and Google came into the firing line this week as both companies began..
January 11, 2010

SEO news - how to find the latest headlines

The SEO goalposts are consistently shifting. The search industry continues to evolve and the..

December 22, 2009

Why the Guardian website breaks records

There's been plenty of doom and gloom around the Guardian Media Group (GMG) this year. In March,..

December 18, 2009

theEweekly Wrap - Mashable, Google and Bing

Cashing in on Twitter Pete Cashmore, founder and CEO of social media blog Mashable has been..
December 9, 2009

Manchester Copenhagen Rally lessons don't underestimate Twitter

Yesterday, I braved the wintry conditions to check out the Copenhagen Rally at Manchester Central

December 7, 2009

theEword MD speaks to the Twittersphere

Something hot off the press for you here. theEword MD Al Mackin and social media man Tom Mason..

November 30, 2009

theEword Academy Why you should schedule updates on Twitter

theEword copywriter Tom Mason explains why it is sometimes better to time your Twitter updates.

November 20, 2009

theEweekly Wrap - Twitter, Yahoo slump and Google Analytics Intelligence

Twitter goes commercial Twitter has hit the headlines with its plan to introduce paid-for..
November 19, 2009

Urbis Manchester reaction played out on Twitter

Urbis, the creative art space renowned for its inspiring exhibitions and off-the-wall galleries,..

November 13, 2009

theEweekly Wrap - New Bing features, Google court case and paid online news

Bing's busy week Microsoft search site Bing announced a raft of changes this week. Aside from..
November 6, 2009

theEweekly Wrap - Social age, MSN revamp and Sesame Street goes Google

Demographic principals New research has revealed the average age of social networking users...
November 4, 2009

Social media bible religion meets Twitter

What to call a Christian version of Twitter? Chritter? Twistian?

November 2, 2009

Why businesses should play nicely with the Twitterati

Don't panic. Stephen Fry is not going to abandon Twitter. At least, not yet.

October 20, 2009

UK crime map - an open window for web users

Despite its initial teething problems, the launch of the UK crime map has been met with a warm..

October 2, 2009

theEweekly Wrap

Bing not a good sharer

September 11, 2009

theEweekly Wrap 11 September 2009

Support from the news stands

August 28, 2009

theEweekly Wrap 28 August 2009

Download the cheerleader, download the world

August 27, 2009

Buyouts signal new era of targeted social media

It has been a remarkable period of consolidation in the social media world. Digital marketers..

August 26, 2009

Using rich media to enhance a website

Nowadays, users expect more from their online experience. Web 2.0 has made individuals greedy..

August 24, 2009

Hollywood reveals blueprint for Twitter marketing

The effect of social media tools like Twitter is notoriously difficult to quantify but Hollywood..

August 11, 2009

Search space race kicks off

theEword SEO copywriter Tom Mason highlights the growing shift towards real-time search.

July 31, 2009

theEweekly Wrap 31 July 2009

Premier tweets

Tottenham Hotspur footballer Darren Bent is facing disciplinary proceedings..

July 24, 2009

theEweekly Wrap 24 July 2009

Google plans moon mission

July 12, 2009

theEweekly Wrap 12 July 2009

Chrome Collaboration

July 1, 2009

theEword Academy: Trending Topics on Twitter

In theEword Academy, the SEO Manchester company offer a guide to the internet's most talked..

June 8, 2009

The best Twitter applications for social marketing

Over three million updates are posted on Twitter every day. The sheer quantity of tweets makes..

May 20, 2009

Social marketing - Twitter and theEword

At theEword, we specialise in making social marketing work for our clients. Twitter is the..