Promote your small business using social media

Promote your small business using social media

Social Media has firmly established itself as one of the key marketing channels due to its ability to reach huge, targeted audiences whilst often offering a healthy return on investment. Social media marketing is therefore one of the best ways to promote virtually any type of business. One thing … [Read more...]

Controversial Facebook notifications to boost posts

Controversial Facebook notifications to boost posts

Facebook notifications are now popping up encouraging users to boost posts, one notification we saw today’s was, "Online Social Media's post "Could you really..." is performing better than 90% of other posts on that page. Promote it to get even better results. Some users may actually call this … [Read more...]

Testing new Pinterest Promoted Pins in the U.S

Testing new Pinterest Promoted Pins in the U

Pinterest back in May started testing out new Promoted Pins in the U.S with a small group of advertisers, and its new plan is to make Promoted Pins more relevant to Pinners. The new plan will also help many advertisers understand how their ads impact their business, we reported the new Privacy … [Read more...]

Panasonic Join Forces With Star Wars: Blu-ray Giveaways


Tech giant Panasonic has used the force and teamed up with one of the most most popular franchises in the world, Star Wars. The partnership will see Blu-ray versions of the original trilogy given away when consumers buy selected Panasonic products. George Lucas broke the "special" Blu-ray … [Read more...]

NOOK eReader Promotion: “Back To School” Freebies


Since the tail end of last year devices such as smartphones, tablets and the introduction of eReaders have all been prominent on retailer shelves. Although not emphasized quite as much as the first 2 devices, eReaders since the arrival of the Amazon Kindle have been gaining much interest. … [Read more...]

Sony Xperia Play: “Back To School” 50% Cut Price Promotion


Before Sony Ericsson's Xperia Play or certified PlayStation Phone as its known first released, there was much interest in the new device, unfortunately this soon died down. Although to some it may be the best thing since sliced bread as they say, its not hit sales figures that were initially … [Read more...]

ONErpm and Facebook App: Market and Sell Your Music Globally


We recently talked about Facebook code that points to a new music service and today talked about how Spotify has now landed in the U.S. We now have more music news for you, this time about a new Facebook app called ONErpm from, which enables musicians to sell their music globally, all … [Read more...]

Apple Back To School Deals Attract Many Despite Skepticism


During the months of May and June, our very own Debbie gave you news surrounding Apple's Back to School promotion. At the time, as well as giving you news of when the promotion was due to commence, she made reference to past promotions, which have included free iPods when purchasing a new Mac. … [Read more...]

Best Buy Free Smartphone Offer: Today and Saturday


If you’re in the market for a new smartphone but don’t want to splash too much cash then we have news today of an offer you can’t afford to ignore. Best Buy is running a 2-day promotion of three free smartphones across three carriers today, April 29, and Saturday April 30. … [Read more...]

Starbucks $40 Gift Card Promotion: Check in with Foursquare


Not long ago we told you about how Starbucks had launched it’s own eGift card which seemed like a pretty good idea to us, and now we’ve heard about a new promotion from Starbucks and Foursquare which will see $40 Starbucks gift cards being awarded in the U.S. … [Read more...]

Lewis & Jenson Vodafone Festival Viral Video


As you know, we at OSM try to bring you as many different promo videos and YouTube viral hits that we can, recent ones we have reported on include Johnny Mac the trick shot quarterback, the LG Optimus Pad with Optimus Prime from the Transformers joining the fight against Apple and of course the … [Read more...]

LG Optimus Pad: Transformers MWC 2011 Promo Released


As far as promotional videos go, there are some pretty good ones but in our opinion none as good as the one that was released by LG and later taken down. It’s for the LG Optimus Pad or as it’s also known the G-Slate is set to be a contender … [Read more...]

T-Mobile Free Phones Valentine’s Gift Offer: It’s the real deal


We’ve already posted some ideas for Valentine’s Day gifts, and also given you details of a mobile app called “Thoughtful” designed to help people give appropriate gifts. However with Valentine’s Day 2011 fast approaching what could be better than a gift that’s totally free. … [Read more...]

Twitter And Your Blog: How To Increase Its traffic

Twitter And Your Blog- How To Increase Its traffic

When we all started to get into the whole blogging frenzy it was very hard to get your name out there, there are many reasons for this, but promotion was the key factor. However, since the boom of social networking sites like Twitter, driving traffic to your blog has become much simpler. … [Read more...]