Facebook Memories – embrace it and free up your mind

A couple of weeks ago Facebook announced its’ new ‘Memories’ page, which builds on the ‘On This Day’ feature. Through this page you can reminisce on past posts, friends made, celebrate friendversaries and major life events. This isn’t anything that new or exciting for Facebook,...

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Is social media ruining the live experience?

Let’s paint a scene (no pun intended). There’s a new gallery/show/exhibition opening in town and you want to go check it out, get some culture in your life. The day comes and you arrive at the place. As soon as the first display or piece...

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Socially Political

With the 2015 General Election campaigns in full swing, you’d be forgiven for getting a bit distracted by the Joey Essex interviews or Paint With Nigel Farage. But across the pond Hilary Clinton’s campaign has begun in earnest, putting social media at the heart of...

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Battle of the Livestream Apps

SXSW has come and gone for 2015 but there are a few things that have lingered on in public consciousness… and none more so that the stratospheric rise of the new Twitter-based livestreaming app, Meerkat. Now livestreaming is nothing new, we’ve been doing it for years...

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Not A Dry Seat In The House

We’ve had a lot of fun avoiding Dry January as we’ve been working with a host of online influencers (from YouTube, Vine, Twitter and Snapchat), creating original content to support Drunk History on Comedy Central UK. **That translates as we’ve been getting drunk with our friends...

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PrettyGreen Does Drunk History

We are sure you all vaguely remember History at school…something about Vikings, a bunch of people who battled a lot in Hastings and few sinking ships. However for most people, these lessons involved having a quick nap behind your textbook. ** Disclaimer: Unless you are...

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Content Is King

As inspiring speakers go, we were spoiled for choice last night as we attended a brilliant event hosted by our client at Google HQ; Content Is King by Movember Sessions. ...

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That’s a Wrap: Social Media Week London

Last night we hosted our inaugural Social Media Week event, “Like to Love to Loyal”. As the bar began to fill with guests Strings was busy rehearsing, getting ready for an enjoyable evening of talks that left us (and hopefully some of you) all feeling...

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