WIN an amazing fashion experience with the Mercedes-Benz #SocialReporter campaign

The Mercedes-Benz #SocialReporter campaign caught my eye recently, not just because of the hashtag but due to its collaborative, interactive and very fun nature. Inviting users to upload various content (tweets, videos, Instagram photos, blog posts) in conjunction with an interactive Facebook site, the ultimate prizes are tickets to music, sports and fashion events. With a slick website, […]

REVIEW: Beacons Festival – A weekend of incredible music in the Yorkshire countryside

Our road trip across the Pennines began on Friday afternoon when James and I managed to get away from work early so off we went, with our tent, wellies and waterproofs packed ready for Beacons Festival. Passing stunning countryside views, within the hour we arrived at Funkirk Estate in Skipton, North Yorkshire, our outdoor home for the next 3 […]

Stagger Social Posts, Don’t Spam People!

I certainly don’t claim to be a social media expert but I’ve been learning a lot about the practice, etiquette and strategies within the online domain for the past few years. From running the Twitter and Facebook accounts for YSJ Connect and studentcooking.tv, to now Dance Music Manchester, Croatia Festival and of course my own, @SpamellaB, each […]