Welcome to Boomerang's blog where we share our thoughts & ramblings on anything & everything to do with the world of PR & digital communications.
Social Sway: Your greatest power
Way before the results were announced today of the Scottish referendum, commentators keen to identify any sway were keeping a very close eye on social media. But whilst opinion polls said one thing, F...
Latest vacancy: Junior Designer
We're looking for a junior designer to join our growing studio team in Manchester. It's a fast-paced but friendly environment, so enthusiasm and professionalism with an ability to learn fast is essent...
Why the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is 2014’s biggest social media story
Since July, we’ve been watching the growing global phenomenon of the Ice Bucket Challenge, all secretly hoping it will go away before we’re nominated and have to take part ourselves. Optin...
Greggs bakery shows us how to handle a social media nightmare
When a fake and offensive logo replaced Greggs’ official mark on Google this afternoon, the baker demonstrated how to turn a potential PR nightmare into a positive...
Why our integrated campaign attracted record-breaking traffic and enquiries for Manchester Fertility
We wanted to share a recent success story regarding one of our clients, Manchester Fertility. Its new partnership with Access Fertility was the largest and most significant story to emerge from o...
Who will benefit from the Facebook ‘Buy’ function?
Facebook is making its next big move in a push on advertising sales. In a further attempt to increase revenue, the social networking heavyweight this week announced...
Is this the coolest publicity stunt you’ve ever seen?
How do you grab the attention of the entire world in one enticing cool stunt? You serve up a taste of the future with an ice-cream delivery service in over 100 cities worldwide, that’s how. Uber...
In an ad-saturated world, how can brands really get your attention? Step forward LG, which has really switched us onto its technology with a series of viral prank videos. Instead of boring us with the...
What does Google’s ‘right to be forgotten’ initiative mean to you?
There has been much talk of late about Google’s ‘right to be forgotten’ initiative, but many are still asking what it actually means.
Did you 'like' Facebook's user experiment?
Social media can do many things….even dictate how we feel. At least that’s what Facebook wanted to investigate, and around 700,000 of us were part of this emotive experiment without even ...