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How effective is social media for Kiwi SMBs?
“There is a solid case for why businesses need to be online and social media forms a large part of marketing strategies for many businesses."
Burglars using social media to target victims
"We are living in the age of the digital criminal and people are taking advantage of social media to access information about would-be victims.”
New Zealand's already winning the RWC... at least on social media
“New Zealanders have generated the highest volume of social media buzz of any country with a competing team, along with the most positive commentary."
New partnership to help businesses with social media engagement
Sprout Social has teamed up with Meltwater with the aim of helping businesses engage more intelligently with their audiences.
Media Design School to run short courses on emerging digital tech
The specialist workshops will feature an array of tools, tips, and transferable skills in the fields of new and emerging digital technologies.
What are SMEs using the internet for?
The penetration of technology and e-commerce is increasingly pronounced in small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
Upper Hutt social media forum 'huge success'
“This workshop was designed to support these groups and give them the tools to market themselves more successfully to the local community.”
Social media retail activities boosting online purchases
Players such as Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram have an impact on global e-retail figures, says Juniper Research.
Social media - how to get it working for your business
An increase investment in social media marketing means businesses need to learn which tactics work, and why.
Kiwi parents 'oblivious' to children's online lives
We talk to our children about keeping safe in the physical world. We need to be having the same conversations about keeping safe in the online world.
Forum on social media marketing offered in Upper Hutt
The sessions aim to help local community groups learn about free marketing tools that are available, such as Facebook.
Potential backlash to analytics, BI and big data use
Companies looking to use social media monitoring to create targeted advertising could face a backlash from Kiwis according to a new survey.
Social media monitoring: Yes for terrorism but clear no for marketing
A new report shows Kiwis are an altruistic bunch, happy for social media information to be monitored 'for the greater good' - but not for marketing.
Facebook: Bringing high speed internet to developing nations with lasers
Facebook is working on laser technology that will be able to deliver high speed internet through drones or satellites.
Why I changed my profile picture to a big beautiful rainbow
Social media is an easy way to jump on bandwagons and pretend you support a cause you did nothing to help.
Dunne Speaks - the demise of John Campbell
Campbell’s demise demonstrates the turmoil of traditional media as it seeks to compete with the explosion of outlets and the tsunami of social media.
Is Chinese social media hindering NZ companies?
Kiwi companies looking to tap into the Chinese market via social media may struggle to find success.
Blurred lines putting enterprise security at risk
Dell says with BYOD, social media and a 'booming' hackers market, privacy in the workplace is more important than ever before.
Convincing your CEO on the importance of ERP
“The challenge in organisations is to convince the CEO that ERP is not merely a decision for the IT department, but a strategic business decision."
What do Kiwis get up to on Facebook?
Key trends about Kiwis on Facebook: Mobile, video and dual screening
ShadowBattalion: A 'personal connection' with Anzacs
Social media and an online honour roll are being enlisted to get Kiwis making a more personal connection with our Anzacs.
Convert social data into social intelligence
Kiwi businesses are being urged to learn how use data insights gained from social media marketing to their advantage.
How Facebook helped the ban on cosmetics testing
Since announcing the ban on Facebook, SAFE's post has had more than 900,000 views since yesterday afternoon.
Social media really can get you fired
New Zealand X Factor judges Natalia Kills and Willy Moon sacked following bullying behaviour