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Social media tips for businesses that aren’t photogenic

Social Media is getting bigger and more powerful, especially when it comes to marketing your business or brand. Most social media posts are visual, so in order for a brand to utilize social media as a marketing channel, they must be delivering content in a way that’s engaging and easily digestible. But what if your […]

September’s most memorable moments

To quote Earth, Wind And Fire, do you remember? Narrowing down the vast alternative universe of social media to our personal favourite moments throughout September is no easy feat, especially when it’s all been a bit of a blur! Nevertheless, here are DMT’s most memorable tweets and posts from the past month. 1. Ronaldo’s Red Card […]

8 animal Instagram accounts you need to follow ASAP

It’s safe to say that we’re all passionate lovers of a Pet Instagram account here at DMT. Our feeds are mostly full of snapshots of adorable animals, followed by the odd meme or Kim Kardashian selfie. And these pet Instagram accounts are a serious business; some of them have more followers than celebrity royalty, like […]

How to get a verified badge on Instagram (or at least apply for one)

How to get verified on Instagram

Instagram made yet another well-received update this week, after it added the ability to request verification directly from its mobile app. This simple process puts the platform ahead of Twitter, who have been struggling with who they verify after controversy in the past.     Blue ticks are few and far between on Insta – some […]

F8 Conference: The future of Facebook

F8 Conference

In Mark Zuckerberg’s latest efforts to turn the Internet’s attention away from the data debacle, he has unveiled several new updates at the F8 Conference yesterday for Facebook and Instagram. Causing the biggest stir is the introduction of “FaceDate”, a new dating service which runs entirely within Facebook. Zuckerberg is targeting this at the 200 […]

Do Instagram filters signal the end for Snapchat?

In yet another blow for Snapchat, Instagram Stories has just added an eerily similar feature – augmented reality selfie filters. Should Snapchat be quivering in its narcissistic boots? What is it? The latest Instagram update has seen eight initial ‘face filters’ introduced to Instagram Stories, allowing you to add pointless decorations such as bunny ears, […]

Hashtag 101: How to hashtag correctly on social media

In this day and age, hashtags are everywhere. Since their introduction to social media way back in 2007, they have exploded in popularity and are now fixed in our culture. However, many people still get hashtags wrong, and a badly-used hashtag is a big social faux-pas. When used properly, hashtags can help individuals and brands […]