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Here we are in 2010 and, as the #StuartMacLennan stuff has shown, some people still don’t get the basics of social media or being online, so for those in Scotland and the rest of the UK, here’s a very ...

David Cameron is blaming the people who followed Stuart MacLennan for not acting on what he said via Twitter. What was Cameron advocating – a punch in the face? Capital punishment? Vigilante mobs? But by ...

The Scottish Sun ran a story today about a series of tweets by a prospective Parliamentary Candidate (ie wannabe MP) Stuart MacLennan and, as expected, he’s been sacked. While I can’t believe anyone is ...

Great little post by Sherrilynne Starkie about social media getting the blame for PR disasters. An interesting and quick read and it shows that some PR types are a) drama queens and b) not grasping the full ...

OK, so there’s been the Nestle Facebook rudeness stuff today, getting YouTube to censor Greenpeace the other day, the big Family Blogger event fight last year but you could write some of it off as being new to ...

Turns out the stooshie over Nestle and Facebook manners isn’t the first time Nestle has found itself ┬áin social media hot water. Crunchy Domestic Goddess points out that there were issues last year as well ...

I know everyone’s having a pop at Nestle for their role in the kit-kat / Greenpeace / palm oil social media controversy, but this came to light when YouTube pulled the video (Greenpeace says as much on their ...

Wowsers. Greenpeace UK post a video highlighting that Nestle apparently buys palm oil from companies that destroy rainforests. Online people go onto Facebook and Twitter (and the other account) and have a go at the ...

Vodafone UK has been under fire on social media and digital communication channels after an obscene tweet was published: “VodafoneUK is fed up of homos and is going after beaver“. Now there’s a ...

It amazes me how many people in this day and age of digital and social media communications don’t do that most basic thing of checking domain names or cross-checking a brand name with domain names before they ...