Archive for the ‘Facebook’ Category

Back in the day, there was networking, there’s always been that utter waste of time and space that’s “nutworking”, and in today’s social media-driven world, there is online networking where nothing is real and there’s everything to get hung up about. It’s John Lennon’s “Strawberry Fields Forever”, but this time, where a song becomes part [...]

On Sunday in New York, hundreds of thousands of people led by celebrities fighting for the future of an ailing Mother Earth turned up for Climate Change. It was a huge event. Was it covered by any of the major television stations? No. On Monday in Hong Kong, thousands of university students boycotted classes to [...]

I’m just not understanding this “social media” thing as, whatever it started out to be, it’s now hurtling towards the porno route with the entry of Tinder and online dating/bonking sites. Add to this, the social media gnats who are the latest incarnation of entertainment lawyers and flying by the seat of their pants by [...]

GOING ON STRIKE AGAINST SOCIAL MEDIA

Posted: 13th April 2014 by We-Enhance in Facebook, SOCIAL NETWORKING

This need to look popular on social media has reached silly proportions with many failing to understand that anyone with half a brain can tell when someone has paid for “followers” on twitter, paid for “likes” on Facebook and paid for “views” on YouTube. Sadly, to add to the fake lives and profiles, what we [...]

SOCIAL MEDIA AND THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

Posted: 26th March 2014 by We-Enhance in Facebook, Marketing

Give it a buzz term, create new jargon full of bollocks to baffle everyone, and what is termed “social media” becomes just more clutter in the online world where good old-fashioned marketing and commonsense becomes a very shallow and opportunistic version like some ponzie scheme made up of promises of a phony second life. Likes, [...]

I’m like a dog with a bone when I truly believe in and what I TRULY believe in is that Apple provides a platform or a showcase for all the creative talent who have supported the brand and its products, created great work, but have nowhere to show it which will LEAD somewhere. Uploading this [...]

Twitter has slowly crept up on many almost like a wolf in sheep’s clothing and news of an I.P.O. for the social media tool being imminent, its real value as a marketing tool is something that should give the ad industry the jitters. Like the music industry that never understood how Napster would change the [...]

As those who know me will tell you, it’s something I ask- not out of cynicism, but just to understand where anything is leading to and what was or is the end game plan. So you write songs, but have no publishing deal and no one hears them. And now what? Your band has spent [...]

Seriously now, why is there this need to join so many things online and live lives in virtual worlds? (Source: With Friendship) Once upon a yesterday, it stoked one’s ego and upped the ante on the social ladder to be welcomed in to a private club. (Source Psychopedia) Gawd knows how much my ex-wife wanted [...]

(Source: Social Web School) Anyone who has followed this con for what is now years and know all about click farms in India and the buying and selling of Facebook “likes”, YouTube “views” and Twitter “followers” must have been squirming at the space the mighty Guardian devoted today to prove the same thing. Excuse me, [...]