On the afternoon of the 4th October 2018 O2 mobile network experienced a massive crash with their network. How far and wide I can't exactly say but judging by the reports across the internet it seemed to be affecting most of the UK. If you had a mobile phone on the O2 network then suddenly you were unable to make any calls. What I found most interesting was how O2 dealt with it on the internet and more importantly via their Social media Accounts such as Twitter. The short ans
What are these third-party scheduling apps? Basically, they are a software application for the web and mobile, which is designed to manage accounts in social networks. They work by providing the means for a user to schedule posts across multiple Social Media Networks using the one platform. So, you can load all the content into one place and decide a date and time to publish it to say, Twitter and Facebook. So, what is the issue with this? Many people say that using these sof
Images People love images, so one thing that helps with engagement is an image. Not a grainy one while zoomed in and wobbling the phone but a nice quality image. Tweet Length Yes you are able to use 280 characters in your Tweet, but can you say the same thing just as well in 70? If you can, then do it. Videos Very much like images, videos are powerful and attract lots of engagement. Adding subtitles can help some people don't have sound enabled and aren't wearing headphones.
Every business has a website - right?! Most of us would assume that everybody who owns a business would also own a website. Before getting involved with Signpost Media, I certainly thought this was the case - well I was wrong. Many business owners have never created a website, believing that they didn't need one. Some had built a website years before which was now outdated, tired and had low quality images. Others had websites that were not optimised for mobile devices, or wo
Web design is just the first step! So, you've spent hours endlessly trawling Google for affordable web design companies in Peterborough and Cambridgeshire. You've found a company you like who have designed and built a great looking website for your business; but a few months down the line you realise that you are not really getting the amount of website visits that you had been expecting. This is because, although you may be charged hefty hosting fees by your Web Design Compa
Choosing which Social Media Platforms to use for your business can be confusing and costly on time and energy if you don't choose the correct ones. Some people even opt for the Social Media Platform they happen to use personally, probably due to familiarity more than anything else. But choosing Facebook for example for your business, just because you already have a Facebook Account for personal use, doesn't mean it's the right choice to use within your business. We aren't say
For those of you we are yet to meet - we are a small but perfectly formed Digital Media company who specialize in helping small businesses to become medium businesses, and medium businesses get the most out of their marketing campaigns. For those of you who already work with us - we look forward to seeing you soon to discuss the next steps in your campaign! Signpost Media has an experienced team of professionals who have all worked within the business sector for many years ac