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Get up and running on Flickr in 5 minutes

I was started writing a guide for a client, to get them up and running using Flickr to upload photos and create galleries to feed onto their website, and I thought I'd make it available a quick primer for anyone starting to use Flickr. Note:…

Social Media Marketing Workshops

With a glut of "experts" offering their services on social media, we've made sure to differentiate our training by focussing on marketing engagement strategies, not just doing the technology. We don’t just want to excite you about the opportunities…
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Public Sector Business Engagement Benefits to the Local Community

When I saw a tweet adverting a local event: Local by Social (Apps for Communities) I instantly knew this was something not to be missed.  As a business you can't fail to notice that times are a changing, the economic landscape is almost unrecognisable…
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What do you think everyone will be using (online) and talking about in 2011?

“What do you think will be big online in the New Year? Will Twitter be the new Facebook? Or will a new service emerge and capture our attention? What will the new hot gadget be? Will everyone replace their laptops with the newest smart phones…
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What do you think will be big online in the 2011?

In response to a question posed by Connecting Somerset: "What do you think will be big online in the New Year? Will Twitter be the new Facebook? Or will a new service emerge and capture our attention? What will the new hot gadget be? Will everyone…

Snow boarding at HorseWorld

Our shiny new advertising board is now on display at HorseWorld in Bristol - set off nicely by the recent snowfall! We've worked with the charity for a number of years now and wanted to advertise our work with them to visitors to their attraction…
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Resistance is futile – how the Social Media revolution overthrew your website

The world’s biggest annual social media survey has just been published, and it shows that, for charities, the tipping point in the communication revolution has now been reached. Among the figures the Wave survey - published by ad agency Universal…

Global Browser Usage Analysed

All graphs from Stat Counter's fantastic tool. Although not the most exciting topic, analysis of browser usage isn't purely academic, it is not only important to web designers and developers, who have to ensure their websites work for as…
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Social Media Training for Charities

Tickbox Marketing are marketing and web specialists for charities and the arts.  We regularly run marketing and web strategy planning, training and implementation workshops for our charity clients. On the 28th of November we will be hosting…

BCCweb – it’s about people not platforms

While it's been fascinating to see the talk among Bristol's developer community following the roundtable on Bristol City Council’s Future Web Platform, there does seem to be an element of discussion around the project that is conspicuous by…
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WWT Photography Competition site launched

Our first project with the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust has just launched - a mini-site for their annual photography competition wwwt.org.uk/photo The social media-friendly site allows users to upload their photographs, vote, email and link…
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Latest Project: Somerset Coastal Change Pathfinder

Tickbox have been commissioned to develop this important public-engagement website highlighting the impact of coastal change on Somerset communities. We are creating a site which will provide information and an online meeting place for communities…