Month: May 2013

10th Wordpress Birthday

WordPress’ 10th Birthday

Published 4 years ago May 31st, 2013

WordPress on the 27th of May celebrated it’s 10th year anniversary running as a blog hosting and website hosting service. The announcement about the ten years was made here and a founder of WordPress, Matt Mullenweg, created a personal and heartwarming blogpost about what the decade has meant to him. The popular service celebrated it’s achievement around the…

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McCabes Mobile eCommerce Website

Published 4 years ago May 30th, 2013

We are delighted to announce the launch of the McCabes Mobile eCommerce Website! With over 30% of internet users using their Smart phone to search and shop online it was critical that we created our clients Mobile eCommerce website. With the new Mobile eCommerce website our clients customers can shop and browse easier which will…

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Twitter Confession of a Hit-and-Run Driver

The Twitter ‘Confession’ of a Hit-and-Run Driver

Published 4 years ago May 30th, 2013

Young driver, Emma Way, in Norwich England on Sunday the 19th of May, posted on Twitter brashly. The tweet said that she had hit a cyclist on the road, and that she had the ‘right of way’ in the situation. The Twitter account has since been deleted. The Norwich police of course had this message…

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Flickr Redesign

Flickr Redesign

Published 4 years ago May 29th, 2013

Yahoo has recently revealed a massive Flickr Update. This update enlarges the images, eliminates a great amount of white space that the site had previous, and ultimately improved the experience – for most people, anyway. Yahoo made the announcement about the Flickr Platform literally within days of the Tumblr purchase, but were clear in telling…

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Bancrete Website Launch

Published 4 years ago May 28th, 2013

We are proud to announce the launch of the new Bancrete Website! Bancrete are the leading supplier of Precast Concrete to the Civil Engineering and Construction Industries throughout the UK and Ireland. Bancrete’s dedicated staff are committed to providing their customers, with the most advanced Precast Solutions available on the market today. Bancrete offer their customers a…

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Jif’s Twitter GIF

Published 4 years ago May 28th, 2013

Recently the creator of the GIF, the popular shareable clips that are absolutely all over the internet, again repeated that it is pronounced ‘Jif, not Gif‘. Immediately, people started making jokes about the peanut butter brand ‘Jif‘. Internet debates, as always, were rampant with the topic. However, in an act of clever opportunistic marketing, Jif…

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Kmart “Ship My Pants” Viral

Published 4 years ago May 27th, 2013

An advertisement for Kmart’s free shipping for loyalty members has gone viral, using wordplay in a joke that has resonated with the masses. The 35-second video was published on YouTube back in April of this year and now has over 17 million views. “I think it’s one of the largest number of views we’ve had,” said Kmart…

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Yahoo! Buys Tumblr

Published 4 years ago May 27th, 2013

Yahoo! has purchased the social media giant Tumblr for 1.1 billion dollars. Yahoo, by buying Tumblr, would hope to bring in the younger demographic which Yahoo itself is short of.  Although with Melissa Meyer as CEO, many things in Yahoo are changing, it’s image is still slow to gather that momentum, and many still see it as…

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Oklahoma Tornado

Oklahoma Tornado & Social Media

Published 4 years ago May 24th, 2013

This last week a massive Tornado roughly two miles in diameter went through Moore, Oklahoma near Oklahoma City. Many people lost their homes, belongings, and, for some, their lives. Reportedly at least 51 people died, including a large number of children that were trapped beneath their school. Networks like Twitter and Vine reported the breaking…

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Fitch the Homeless Campaign

Fitch the Homeless Campaign

Published 4 years ago May 23rd, 2013

Abercrombie and Fitch‘s CEO made a comment a long time ago, back in 2006, and it has haunted him. For good cause. After all, what he said was: “In every school there are the cool and popular kids, and then there are the not-so-cool kids,” he says. “Candidly, we go after the cool kids. We…

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