Author Archives: Dr Jim Hamill


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Social Media Day, Glasgow 8th November

Energise 2-0 are delighted to be working with Glasgow City Council organising a ‘Social Media Day’ on Tuesday 8th November. The full one day event will take place at the Thistle Hotel (Glasgow) and is one of a large number … Continue reading

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Scottish Local Councils: Twitter Engagement, July 2011

In a recent post entitled ‘Walking Alone’, we showed that the world’s top football clubs were using Twitter mainly as a broadcasting channel rather than for fan engagement. Of the 800 tweets examined, 88% could be described as broadcast tweets, … Continue reading

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Is the Internet Re-wiring our Brains?

Thanks to Paul Daly for drawing this to my attention on Google+. Would suggest that the video below is a ‘must watch’ for all parents, marketers, educationists and anyone involved in the information dissemination and communications industry. Is the Internet … Continue reading

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How Social Media Mature is your Organisation?

A recently published report by Forrester Research presented a ‘Social Media Maturity Model’ identifying the process of change that most organisations go through in their adoption of social technologies. While the research was based on large organisations, the results have … Continue reading

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Google+ Updates

How are you getting on with Google+? You can find an interesting collection of recent articles about ‘plus’ here – including ‘Google+ Updates For Business Pages’ and ‘Does Google+ Improve on Facebook?’ Comments and feedback welcome as usual. Please do … Continue reading

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