Why You Need to Think About Your Personal Brand

We all know what a brand is and when thinking about brands, the first few that come to mind are Apple, Coca Cola and even Cadbury’s. We’d recognise their logo anywhere,…

LUSH Are Flushing Social Media Down the Drain

Yesterday morning, LUSH announced on social media that they were planning to abandon all of their social media platforms (fitting). My Twitter timeline blew up with everyone extremely confused and appalled…

#FridayFive: Five Ways Instagram Negatively Affects Your Mental Health

I spend too much time on Instagram. I know that, you know that, the majority of my Instagram followers know that. But if I doth protest about it so much, then…

Leveraging Social Media as a Music Artist: The Capaldi Way

Ever since discovering a certain music artist on Spotify around 18 months ago, I’ve seen them perform live to a small audience but have also watched their social media audience rise…

Liar, Liar, Pants on Fyre: Instagram or Insta-scam?

This weekend, along with millions of others around the world, I watched a documentary on Netflix. It had appeared on my Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat feeds continuously over the past three…

A Recap of the #AskOrlagh Twitter Chat

In case you missed the Twitter Q&A with me last Tuesday, I thought I’d put some of the main questions here along with my answers plus a little more detail. No…

Influencer or Fraud? Should We Name and Shame Influencers Who Buy …

There has been a lot of talk this week surrounding Influencers and the buying of followers, likes and comments. It’s been a tricky subject for a while, with a lot of…

A Life Without Numbers

There’s been some thoughts floating around the web these past few weeks about the idea of not showcasing our social media following and likes on our pages. Would it make people…

Influencers and their ‘Influence’

Did you see the Kim Kardashian’s Instagram post on Wednesday? With 111 million followers, there’s quite a chance you may be one of them. So I’m going to guess you have…