Brandwatch Blog Articles by Joshua Boyd

Joshua Boyd

Josh is the blog and community manager for Brandwatch. Along with heading up the social channels, Josh otherwise spends time worrying about Whitehawk FC and creating pointless maps.

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Joshua Boyd

Josh is the blog and community manager for Brandwatch. Along with heading up the social channels, Josh otherwise spends time worrying about Whitehawk FC and creating pointless maps.

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More Tabs, Please #11: Immigrant Cats, Polar Treks, and Libraries

Welcome back to More Tabs, Please. There is now an electric sports car hurtling around space towards an asteroid belt for no reason. That’s about where humanity is right now and it’s pretty weird. Here are some articles to get you through the fact we’re now in ‘the future’ but it’s nothing like The Jetsons. This week’s […] Read more

Culture By Joshua Boyd on February 16th 2018

Twitter Search: Basic, Advanced, and Parameters Explained

Twitter’s built-in search functionality is a great way to explore the site and find the information you’re looking for. But to get the most out of Twitter search you need to know some search operators and how to use their advanced search too. In this explainer we’ll be looking at just that so you can […] Read more

Marketing By Joshua Boyd on February 15th 2018

More Tabs, Please #10: Dust Kings, Fake Bars, and Leningrad

Well, here we are at number ten. Arbitrary, but it’s a milestone all the same. This week’s More Tabs, Please has got a couple of big pieces – perfect if you’ve been snowed in, or this cold snap has left you stranded somewhere. This week’s listen-a-long album is Jackson C. Frank’s self-titled 1965 folk classic: A […] Read more

By Joshua Boyd on February 9th 2018

The History of Facebook: From BASIC to Global Giant

On the 4th February Facebook turned 14 years old. Now one of the biggest companies in the world, it’s become an everyday fixture of millions of lives the world over. Businesses, too, have found their place from industry giants to the quaint cafe in a tiny town of a few hundred people. So how did […] Read more

Commentary By Joshua Boyd on February 5th 2018

More Tabs, Please #9: Ballgown Fighting, Street Food, and Hamilton

That’s it. January is out of here and we can all pretend we were only miserable because of the month. Into February we go with all its delights like ‘being cold but not as much as January” and ‘being dark but not as much as January’. Pure heaven. This week’s album is Shuggie Otis’s Freedom Flight: […] Read more

Culture By Joshua Boyd on February 2nd 2018

More Tabs, Please #8: Ramen Bowls, Old Inventions, and Shootouts

It’s Friday once again, so it’s time for another More Tabs, Please. The end of January is within reach and it’s nearly not dark at 5pm. The more forward-thinking among us are already looking ahead to Post-work Bag of Tins on Some Grass Season, which frankly, can’t come soon enough. This week’s album is the […] Read more

Culture By Joshua Boyd on January 26th 2018

More Tabs, Please #7: Snapchat Scams, Mafia Men, and Samoyeds

Welcome to the seventh More Tabs, Please. As we’re still grinding through the first few weeks of the year, I’ve gone for a pretty positive spread. We’ve got video games, Star Wars, bears, skateboarding, and music. Hopefully, if you’re feeling a bit grim, this might offer some remedy. To go with it, some equally chipper […] Read more

By Joshua Boyd on January 19th 2018

More Tabs, Please #6: Fatal Flu, Hotel Hacks, and Viral Lists

And we’re back. The dust is settling on 2018 and we’ve got the rest of our live ahead of us. More Tabs, Please will continue to bring you great reads, watches, and listens each week and the first of 2018 is looking pretty good. We tried to keep it slightly optimistic, but I don’t think […] Read more

Culture By Joshua Boyd on January 12th 2018

Social Media Trends 2018: What to Expect

This year is set to be an interesting one in the industry so we’ve put together a list of social media trends we expect to see in 2018. The industry is ripe for upheaval as money pours in and controversies pop out. While it’s unlikely any big players are going the way of Myspace in […] Read more

Marketing By Joshua Boyd on January 4th 2018

More Tabs, Please #5: Internet Protests, Neon Lights, and a Christmas Truce

It’s the fifth More Tabs, Please and the last one of the year, too. You’re all probably going on holiday soon, so use this to get through the last few days. Grab a pint-sized snowball and a cigarillo, lay on a sofa, and start reading. This week’s album is a Christmas one, and it’s by The Man […] Read more

By Joshua Boyd on December 15th 2017