Are Paid Social Media Platforms Really Worth the Money?

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After the recent update from Seesmic, it appears more and more of our ‘free’ platforms are opting for offering paid services for our social media management, and forgoing the idea of giving us much in the way of freebies at all. But is it really worth paying for such upgrades, what do you actually get…

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Which Social Media Management Platform is Best For You?

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There are a few prominent social media platforms on the market at the moment, some free, some not so! But which is the best for your business, and equally – which is the best for you? We’ve rounded up the top three on the market and reviewed their features, flaws and other factors…so you don’t…

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Making Pinterest (P)interesting for Your Business.

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Okay, okay, first of all, let us apologise for the pun! But with Pinterest becoming an increasingly important tool in your social media strategy, it really is worth investing a little time to make it stand out from the crowd. So, how do you become (p)interesting? What is it you need to do to make…

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Social Media Design Review: Symbiotics

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Symbiotics approached Codastar with a need of a revamp of their social media platforms, so with a sprinkling of social magic, the end results are here! Linkedin company pages are frequently neglected by companies, leaving it easy for the competition to swoop in with a statement page and blow them away –  which is exactly…

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Social Media Tools You Simply Can’t Live Without.

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Google Plus, Twitter, Facebook, WordPress, Pinterest, and now Microsoft is launching their own Social Network. How on earth are we supposed to keep on top of it all? Fortunately, there are many, many, many different applications and programmes to help us out, and we have rounded up a few that are the available at the moment…

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A Beginner’s Guide to: Facebook Open Graph

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With Facebook having come on leaps and bounds from those first early days back in 2004, with new formats and facilities with each update, making it even more interchangeable – and in most cases, even more confusing. So here is the low down on one of their “back office” features, and a beginners guide to…

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Social Media Re-Design for Falcon Recruitment

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Falcon Recruitment approached Codastar Design looking for a fresh new image for their Social Media presence , and got exactly that! Falcon received the full treatment, with a slick overhaul of their Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Google+ pages. The Recruitment industry is one that customer/client engagement is key, and a consistent branding across all platforms…

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