How #EUref Played Out on Twitter

How #EUref Played Out on Twitter

Rob Owers  24.06.2016
From the outset the Leave campaign was the most talked about - consistently generating around 55-70% of all conversation about the referendum....
Dorothy Perkins Just Tweeted The Most Awkward Thing After Brexit

Dorothy Perkins Just Tweeted The Most Awkward Thing After Brexit

Rosy Cherrington  24.06.2016
Ah scheduled tweets: making life so much simpler for brands... or accidentally causing huge online awkwardness. Dorothy Perkins suffered...
This Guy's Pro-Brexit Tweet About His '93yr Mum' Is Being Torn Apart By Twitter

This Guy's Pro-Brexit Tweet About His '93yr Mum' Is Being Torn Apart By Twitter

Ryan Barrell  23.06.2016
Twitter is a strange place, and quite often we see things trending that don't make much sense. Today is one of those days. The phrase "93yr...
Tony Blair Held Up A Sign After Voting Remain And It Didn't Go As Planned

Tony Blair Held Up A Sign After Voting Remain And It Didn't Go As Planned

Ryan Barrell  23.06.2016
Former Labour prime minister Tony Blair used his Twitter account to announce how he'd voted in Thursday's EU referendum, and he did it...
Social Sports: Four Ways Sports Can Engage and Entertain on Social Media

Social Sports: Four Ways Sports Can Engage and Entertain on Social Media

Tamara Littleton  23.06.2016
Sports brands and organisations can use social media, not only as a way to keep fans updated with the latest news, but to get others interested...
#DogsAtPollingStations Is Back To Encourage You To Get Out And Vote

#DogsAtPollingStations Is Back To Encourage You To Get Out And Vote

Ryan Barrell  23.06.2016
Once again, it's time for Britain to go to the polls. A high turnout is expected in today's EU referendum despite heavy rain and flooding...
6 Funny Tweets That Will Make You Feel Better About Not Being At Glastonbury

6 Funny Tweets That Will Make You Feel Better About Not Being At Glastonbury

Ryan Barrell  22.06.2016
Glastonbury is in full swing, and we're all being inundated with stories of people off for a long weekend of fun while we're stuck in offices...
Frankie Boyle Imagines Disastrous Post-Apocalyptic State Of Brexit Britain

Frankie Boyle Imagines Disastrous Post-Apocalyptic State Of Brexit Britain

Aubrey Allegretti  21.06.2016
Frankie Boyle has issued a comic prediction of what Britain might look like if it votes for Brexit on Thursday.  The comedian has...
#NoWomanEver Reminds Us That Some People Still Think Women Should See Harassment As A Compliment

#NoWomanEver Reminds Us That Some People Still Think Women Should See Harassment As A Compliment

Sophie Gallagher  20.06.2016
A powerful hashtag, #NoWomanEver, is serving as an important (and hilarious) reminder that nothing positive ever comes...
Iceland Left Embarrassed After Light-Hearted Twitter Banter Backfires

Iceland Left Embarrassed After Light-Hearted Twitter Banter Backfires

Ryan Barrell  17.06.2016
Frozen food giant Iceland tried to drum up a bit of social media interest on Tuesday after their namesake nation Iceland managed to clinch...
ISIS Twitter Accounts Hacked With Rainbow LGBT Flags And Gay Porn After Orlando Shootings

ISIS Twitter Accounts Hacked With Rainbow LGBT Flags And Gay Porn After Orlando Shootings

Sara C Nelson  17.06.2016
Twitter accounts associated with Islamic State (ISIS) have been given a colourful make-over by a member of the hactivist collective...
Brexiters Can't Keep Moving the Goalposts

Brexiters Can't Keep Moving the Goalposts

Dan Hough  15.06.2016
If current opinion polls are anything to go by, this strategy of vagueness looks like it may well be working. Make of that what you will....

Knowing Me, Knowing You - GCHQ's First Month on Twitter

Andre van Loon  14.06.2016
For decades, few people knew how the British Intelligence services worked. How did one even become a spy? Did it really involve a tap on...
Put the Phone Down: How the Internet Is Killing Our Manners

Put the Phone Down: How the Internet Is Killing Our Manners

Naomi Cooper  13.06.2016
Today's amazing technology means we can easily keep in touch with friends and family abroad and share our life experiences with our nearest...